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John L. Tarpley, M.D.

Professor of Surgery and Anesthesiology
Program Director Emeritus, General Surgery Residency
Site Director and Associate Chief of Surgical Service, VA Tennessee Valley Health Care System, Nashville Campus
Surgical Oncologist

Contact Information:

Vanderbilt University Medical Center
D-4314 Medical Center North
Nashville, TN 37232-2637
615-811-5639

Education
  • A.B., Vanderbilt University, 1966
  • M.D., Vanderbilt University, 1970
Post-Graduate Training
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, Surgical Intern, 1970-71
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, Surgical Assistant Resident, 1971-72
  • Surgery Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, Clinical Associate, 1972-74
  • Frenchay Hospital, Bristol, England, Registrar in Cardiothoracic Surgery, 1975
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, Surgical Assistant Resident and Resident, 1974-76