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Curriculum Vitae

NAME: Elliot Marsh Livstone, M.D.
BORN: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
EDUCATION:  
B.S. 1965 Tufts University, Medford, MA.  (Magna cum laude)
M.D. 1969 Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.
   
CAREER:  
Academic Appointments:
1969-70 Internship (Internal Medicine), University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
1970-71 Residency (Internal Medicine), University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. 
1971-73 Residency (Gastroenterology), West Haven Veteran's Administration Hospital, West Haven, Connecticut.
1971-73 Fellowship in Medicine (Gastroenterology), Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.
1973-74 Instructor in Medicine (Gastroenterology), Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
1974-79 Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.
1979-84 Associate Professor of Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.
   
Hospital Appointments:
1973-84 Attending Physician, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut
1973-84 Attending Physician, West Haven Veterans Administration Hospital, West Haven, Connecticut
1974-84 Consultant in Gastroenterology, Griffin Hospital, Derby, Connecticut
1975-84 Consultant in Gastroenterology, Danbury Hospital, Danbury, Connecticut
1978-82 Director, General Oncology Clinic, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, Connecticut
1982-84 Consultant in Gastroenterology, Norwalk Hospital, Norwalk, Connecticut
1984-Pres. Attending Physician, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida
1984-Pres. Attending Physician, Doctor's Hospital of Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida
1987-97 Consultant in Gastroenterology, Rehabilitation Institute of Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida
1989-92 Chairman, Endoscopy Quality Assurance Committee, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida
1992-93 Chairman, Internal Medicine Quality Assurance Committee, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida
1993-94 Chief, Department of Internal Medicine, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida
1994-95 Chairman, Medical Privileges Committee, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida
1994-Pres. Medical Director, Endoscopy Center of Sarasota, Sarasota, Florida
   
Professional Activities and Appointments:
1974-84 Principal Investigator, Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group at Yale
1977-81 Chairman, Esophageal Cancer Committee, Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group (National)
1978-82 Associate Director for Professional Services, Yale Comprehensive Cancer Center, New Haven, Connecticut
1978-84 Member, Yale University Comprehensive Cancer Center Board of Directors
1979-81 Chairman, Gastroenterology Committee, Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group (National)
1979-83 Chairman, Gastric Cancer Committee, Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group (National)
1982-84 Vice-chairman, Gastrointestinal Tumor Study Group (National)
1991-92 Member, Professional Affairs Committee, American College of Gastroenterology
1997 - 2004 Principal Investigator, Photodynamic Therapy in Barrett's Esophagus Project, Sarasota Memorial Hospital
   
CERTIFICATIONS:  
1970 Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
1973 Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine (#39490)
1975 Certified, Subspecialty Board of Gastroenterology (#39490)
1983 FLEX, State of Florida
1984 Nuclear license, Florida HRS
   
LICENSES:  
7/24/1970 Pennsylvania, #12,001; inactivated 2003 due to excessive fee
6/12/1972 Connecticut, #15,207; inactivated in 2010 due to excessive fee
8/31/1983 Florida, #42953
   
PROFESSIONAL HONORS OR RECOGNITION:
1965 Phi Beta Kappa
1965 Sigma Xi, Associate Member
1977 Sigma Xi, Member
1979 Fellow, American College of Physicians
1984 Fellow, American College of Gastroenterology
1986 Outstanding Service Award, American Cancer Society, Sarasota County Unit
1998 Listed in Woodward & White's "Best Doctors in America"
1998-2011 Listed in Sarasota Magazine's "Top Doctors in Sarasota"
2000 Listed in Woodward & White's "Best Doctors in America"
2002 Listed in Woodward & White's "Best Doctors in America"
2004 Listed in Woodward & White's "Best Doctors in America"
2005 Listed in Strathmore's "Who's Who"
2006 Listed in Castle Connolly Medical's "America's Top Doctors"
2006 Fellow, American Gastroenterological Association
2008 Listed in Castle Connolly Medical's "America's Top Doctors"
2009 Listed in Castle Connolly Medical's "America's Top Doctors"
2009 Patient's Choice Award
2009-10 Listed in Woodward & White's "Best Doctors in America"
2010 Listed in Castle Connolly Medical's "America's Top Doctors"
2011 Listed in Castle Connolly Medical's "America's Top Doctors"
2007 - 2011 Aetna Healthcare's Aexcel designated physician
2011 Patient's Choice Award
   
SPECIAL EXPERIENCE:
1964-65 Senior Undergraduate Honors Thesis, Radiobiology Dept., Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts.
1966 American Cancer Society Medical Student Research Fellowship, Yale Univ. School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.
1967 United States Public Health Service Fellowship, Yale Univ. School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.
1968 United States Public Health Service Fellowship, Yale Univ. School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut.
   
M.D. THESIS:  
1969 "The Morphological, Histochemical, and Bacteriologic effects of Ionizing Radiations on the Gastrointestinal Tract of Mice", Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT.
   
MILITARY SERVICE:
1971-77 Medical Corps, US Army Reserve;
  339th General Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA.
  340th General Hospital, New Haven, CT.
   
MEDICAL ORGANIZATIONS AND SOCIETIES:
1971-84 Member, American Federation for Clinical Research
1971-74 Associate, American College of Physicians
1974-79 Member, American College of Physicians
1974-Pres. Member, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
1975-76 Associate, American Gastroenterological Association
1975-77 Vice President, Connecticut Digestive Disease Society
1975-84 Member, New Haven County Medical Association
1975-84 Member, Connecticut State Medical Society
1976-84 Trustee, Connecticut Regional Endoscopy Society
1984-Pres. Member, Florida Medical Association
1984-Pres. Member, Sarasota County Medical Society
1976-Pres. Member, American Gastroenterological Assocation
1976-84 Member, Cell Kinetics Society
1976-84 Member, American Pancreatic Association
1977-84 Member, Cancer Committee, Yale-New Haven Hospital, New Haven, CT.
1977-84 Treasurer, Connecticut Digestive Disease Society
1977-84 Member, Public Issues Committee, American Cancer Society, Connecticut Division.
1989-90 Member, Board of Censors, Sarasota County Medical Society
1990-98. Member, Board of Governors, Sarasota County Medical Society
1990-98 Treasurer, Sarasota County Medical Society
1992-94 Member, Medical Executive Committee, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida.
1994-99. Member, Medical Credentials Committee, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida.
1994-99. Member, Medical Privileges Committee, Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, Florida.
1999-2000. Member, Finance Committee, Sarasota County Public Hospital Board
2001-Pres. Member, Florida Gastroenterological Society
   
Rev. 9/17/2011