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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

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.

Thoracoscopy vs thoracotomy for the management of metastatic osteosarcoma: A Pediatric Surgical Oncology Research Collaborative Study. Lautz, TB; Farooqui, Z; Jenkins, T; Heaton, TE; Doski, JJ; Cooke-Barber, J; Murphy, AJ; Davidoff, AM; Mansfield, SA; Kim, ES; et al. International Journal of Cancer. 2021; 148:1164-1171.

Current surgical management of children with osteosarcoma and pulmonary metastatic disease: A survey of the American Pediatric Surgical Association. Lautz, TB; Krailo, MD; Han, R; Heaton, TE; Dasgupta, R; Doski, J. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021; 56:282-285.

Lymphadenopathy in children: A streamlined approach for the surgeon - A report from the APSA Cancer Committee. Grant, CN; Aldrink, J; Lautz, TB; Tracy, ET; Rhee, DS; Baertschiger, RM; Dasgupta, R; Ehrlich, PF; Rodeberg, DA. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021; 56:274-281.

Evolving applications of fluorescence guided surgery in pediatric surgical oncology: A practical guide for surgeons. Goldstein, SD; Heaton, TE; Bondoc, A; Dasgupta, R; Abdelhafeez, A; Davidoff, AM; Lautz, TB. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2021; 56:215-223.

Appendectomy Versus Observation for Appendicitis in Neutropenic Children With Cancer. Many, BT; Lautz, TB; Dobrozsi, S; Wilkinson, KH; Rossoff, J; Le-Nguyen, A; Dakhallah, N; Piche, N; Weinschenk, W; Cooke-Barker, J; et al. Pediatrics. 2021; 147.

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.

Hemangiomas and Vascular Malformations. Cooke-Barber, J; Dasgupta, R. Pearls and Tricks in Pediatric Surgery. 2021.

Defining the role of advanced care practitioners in pediatric surgery practice. Rich, BS; Fishbein, J; Ricca, RL; Moriarty, KP; Short, J; Trudeau, MO N; Kim, SS; Rollins, M; Van Arendonk, KJ; Gadepalli, SK; et al. Journal of Pediatric Surgery. 2020.

Impact of local control and surgical lymph node evaluation in localized paratesticular rhabdomyosarcoma: A report from the Children's Oncology Group Soft Tissue Sarcoma Committee. Routh, JC; Dasgupta, R; Chi, Y; Shnorhavorian, M; Tian, J; Walterhouse, DO; Breneman, J; Wolden, SL; Arndt, CA; Hawkins, DS; et al. International Journal of Cancer. 2020; 147:3168-3176.