Mark Fairweather, MD, Named Associate Program Director of the Brigham General Surgery Residency Program

Mark Fairweather, MD, has been named associate program director for the Brigham General Surgery Residency Program focusing on resident research development and surgical curriculum.

Mark Fairweather, MD
Associate Surgeon, Division of Surgical Oncology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Associate Program Director,
General Surgery Residency Program, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Surgery,
Harvard Medical School

Dr. Fairweather is a graduate of Hanover College and received his medical degree from the University of Louisville School of Medicine. He completed a residency in general surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital followed by a fellowship in complex general surgical oncology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Dr. Fairweather’s clinical interests include cancers of the gastrointestinal tract and soft-tissue sarcomas.  In addition to research on treatment outcomes for sarcoma, including retroperitoneal sarcomas and gastrointestinal stromal tumors, he also serves as an executive officer for the Alliance Foundation Trials, LLC (AFT), where his work focuses on developing and validating methods of capturing high-quality real-world data alongside ongoing clinical trials.