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Melinda Schaller, M.D.

Melinda Schaller, M.D.

Resident (PGY-4)
General Surgery

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  • Kalamazoo College, Kalamazoo, Michigan, B.A., Chemistry, 2007
  • Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, M.D., 2012
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Peripheral blood mononuclear cells impact on vascular disease
  • The effects of omega-3 fatty acids (fish oil) in patients with peripheral arterial disease
  • Vascular Inflammation and endothelial function

Melinda Schaller, M.D. is a general surgery resident at UCSF and is currently spending two years as a research fellow pursuing translational research and clinical research projects. Dr. Schaller has a B.A. in chemistry from Kalamazoo College and received her M.D. from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 2012. 

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  1. Wu B, Mottola G, Schaller M, Upchurch GR, Conte MS. Resolution of vascular injury: Specialized lipid mediators and their evolving therapeutic implications. Mol Aspects Med. 2017 Aug 03. View in PubMed
  2. Zahner GJ, Gruendl MA, Spaulding KA, Schaller MS, Hills NK, Gasper WJ, Grenon SM. Association between arterial stiffness and peripheral artery disease as measured by radial artery tonometry. J Vasc Surg. 2017 Jul 26. View in PubMed
  3. Schaller MS, Zahner GJ, Gasper WJ, Harris WS, Conte MS, Hills NK, Grenon SM. Relationship between the omega-3 index and specialized pro-resolving lipid mediators in patients with peripheral arterial disease taking fish oil supplements. J Clin Lipidol. 2017 Sep - Oct; 11(5):1289-1295. View in PubMed
  4. Drudi LM, Schaller MS, Hiramoto J, Gasper W, Harris WS, Hills NK, Grenon SM. Predictors of change in omega-3 index with fish oil supplementation in peripheral artery disease. J Surg Res. 2017 Apr; 210:124-131. View in PubMed
  5. Schaller MS, Koretsky CM, Lund TJ, Landry CJ. Surface complexation modeling of Cd(II) adsorption on mixtures of hydrous ferric oxide, quartz and kaolinite. J Colloid Interface Sci. 2009 Nov 15; 339(2):302-9. View in PubMed
  6. Landry, C.J, Koretsky, C.M, Lund, T.J, Schaller, M.S, Das, S. Surface complexation modeling of Co(II) adsorption on mixtures of hydrous ferric oxide, quartz and kaolinite. Geochimica et Cosmochimica Acta. 2009; 73(13):3723–3737. View in PubMed
  7. Lund TJ, Koretsky CM, Landry CJ, Schaller MS, Das S. Surface complexation modeling of Cu(II) adsorption on mixtures of hydrous ferric oxide and kaolinite. Geochem Trans. 2008 Sep 10; 9:9. View in PubMed
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  1. Mehta, S., Xu, M., Schaller, M., Wierman, M. June 2011. "Axl and Met: Crosstalk of Tyrosine Kinase Receptor Signaling in GnRH Neurons", Oral Presentation, The Endocrine Society's 93rd Annual Meeting, Boston, MA.
  2. Schaller, M.S., Koretsky, C.M 9 Apr. 2008, "Cadmium adsorption on mixed mineral assemblages of kaolinite, silica and hydrous ferric oxide", Oral Presentation, American Chemical Society National Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
  3. Schaller, M.S., Koretsky, C.M 7 Mar. 2008, "Cadmium adsorption on mixed mineral assemblages of kaolinite, silica and hydrous ferric oxide", Oral Presentation, Michigan Academy of Sciences Meeting, Kalamazoo, MI.
  4. Schaller, M.S., Koretsky, C.M 28 Oct. 2007, "Cadmium adsorption on mixed mineral assemblages of kaolinite and hydrous ferric oxide", Oral Presentation, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.

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