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Pediatric Surgeon, Division of Pediatric General and Thoracic Surgery

Director of Quality Improvement, Surgical Director Vascular Malformations Clinic

Professor, UC Department of Surgery



Board Certified

My Biography & Research


Roshni Dasgupta, MD, MPH, is a pediatric surgeon. She is a professor with the University Of Cincinnati College Of Medicine. Dr. Dasgupta obtained her medical degree at the University of Toronto. She finished her residency at Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard Medical School. She completed a Rhodes scholarship at the University of Oxford in Oxford England, followed by a Pediatric Surgery Fellowship at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. She also completed her Master of Public Health at the Harvard School of Public Health. Her clinical interests are in surgical oncology and vascular anomalies.

Dr. Dasgupta is the current chair of the American Pediatric Surgical Association (APSA) Cancer Committee, Pediatric Surgical Oncology Research Collaborative, as well as the chair on the American Academy for Pediatrics (AAP). Delivery of Surgical Care Committee. She has a significant interest in Quality Improvement and is the American College of Surgery National Surgery Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) Surgical Champion. She is the surgical director of the Vascular Anomalies Clinic, as well as surgical director of Quality Improvement for Pediatric Surgery.

Additional Languages

French, Rengali

Clinical Interests

Surgical oncology; vascular malformations; minimally invasive surgery; general pediatric surgery

Research Interests

Oncology and vascular malformations

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Surgery

Clinical Divisions

Colorectal Disorders, Surgery - General and Thoracic, Rare Lung Diseases, Hemangioma and Vascular Malformations

Research Divisions

General and Thoracic Surgery

My Locations

My Education

MD: University of Toronto, Toronto Canada, 1996.

Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School 1996-2003.

Research Fellowship: University of Oxford, Oxford, England.

Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada.

MPH: Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 2009.

My Publications

Management and outcomes for long-segment Hirschsprung disease: A systematic review from the APSA Outcomes and Evidence Based Practice Committee. Kawaguchi, AL; Guner, YS; Sømme, S; Quesenberry, AC; Arthur, LG; Sola, JE; Downard, CD; Rentea, RM; Valusek, PA; Smith, CA; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021; 56:1513-1523.

Long-term follow-up of surgical outcomes for patients with Wilms tumor and neuroblastoma. Cooke-Barber, J; Scorletti, F; Rymeski, B; Eshelman-Kent, D; Nagarajan, R; Burns, K; Jenkins, T; Dasgupta, R. Cancer. 2021; 127:3232-3238.

Indocyanine green is a sensitive adjunct in the identification and surgical management of local and metastatic hepatoblastoma. Lake, CM; Bondoc, AJ; Dasgupta, R; Jenkins, TM; Towbin, AJ; Smith, EA; Alonso, MH; Geller, JI; Tiao, GM. Cancer Medicine. 2021; 10:4322-4343.

Inflammatory myofibroblastic tumor: A multi-institutional study from the pediatric surgical oncology research collaborative. Rich, BS; Fishbein, JS; Lautz, T; Rubalcava, NS; Romao, RL P; Naik-Mathuria, B; Polites, SF; Kim, E; Butter, A; Short, SS; et al. Journal of Clinical Oncology. 2021; 39:10024-10024.

The effects of early anesthesia on neurodevelopment: A systematic review. Grabowski, J; Goldin, A; Arthur, LG; Beres, AL; Guner, YS; Hu, YY; Kawaguchi, AL; Kelley-Quon, LI; McAteer, JP; Miniati, D; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021; 56:851-861.

Update on pediatric testicular germ cell tumors. Aldrink, JH; Glick, RD; Baertschiger, RM; Kulaylat, AN; Lautz, TB; Christison-Lagay, E; Grant, CN; Tracy, E; Dasgupta, R; Brown, EG; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021.

Surgical management of paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma: A consensus opinion from the Children's Oncology Group, European paediatric Soft tissue sarcoma Study Group, and the Cooperative Weichteilsarkom Studiengruppe. Rogers, TN; Seitz, G; Fuchs, J; Martelli, H; Dasgupta, R; Routh, JC; Hawkins, DS; Koscielniak, E; Bisogno, G; Rodeberg, DA. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2021; 68.

Management of Rhabdomyosarcoma in Pediatric Patients. Rogers, TN; Dasgupta, R. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 2021; 30:339-353.

An Introduction to Pediatric Surgical Oncology. Dasgupta, R. Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America. 2021; 30:xv-xvi.

Survival outcomes of patients with localized FOXO1 fusion-positive rhabdomyosarcoma treated on recent clinical trials: A report from the Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee of the Children's Oncology Group. Heske, CM; Chi, YY; Venkatramani, R; Li, M; Arnold, MA; Dasgupta, R; Hiniker, SM; Hawkins, DS; Mascarenhas, L. Cancer. 2021; 127:946-956.