About Rossana Moura, M.D.

Dr. Rossana Moura

EMPLOYMENT

08/08-Present: Rossana Moura, M.D., P.A.
Private Practice
Pembroke Pines, FL
03/06-07/08 Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, RI
07/02-02/06 Clinical Instructor of Medicine
Department of Medicine, Brown Medical School
Providence, RI

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

08/08-Present: Memorial Hospital Pembroke, Pembroke Pines, FL
Memorial Hospital Miramar, Miramar, FL
Surgicare of Miramar, Miramar, FL
Weston Outpatient Surgical Center, Weston, FL
2005-2008: Director of Endoscopy
Center for Women's Digestive Disorders
Women & Infants Hospital, Providence, RI
2002-07/08 Women & Infants Hospital, Providence, RI
Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence, RI

FORMAL EDUCATION

1987-1992 Federal Fluminense University
Medical School
Niteroi, R.J., Brazil
Medical Doctor

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

1995-1996 University of Florida Health Science Center
Jacksonville, FL
Internal Medicine Internship
1996-1998 University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, Florida
Internal Medicine Residency
1998-2001 University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, Florida
Gastroenterology Fellowship
2001-2002 University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, Florida
Hepatology Fellowship
12/2006 Office-Based Unsedated Small-Caliber Upper Endoscopy: A
Multidisciplinary Workshop
OSHU, Portland, Oregon

POSTGRADUATE HONORS AND AWARDS

2006 Dean's Teaching Excellence Award,
Outstanding Teaching in Bio 351 Gastroenterology/Pathophysiology
2002 AASLD/Schering Advanced Hepatology Fellowship Award
2000 American College of Gastroenterology Selected Poster
1991 Getulio Vargas Fillho State Hospital, R.J., Brazil,
Pediatrics Academic Scholarship
1990-1991 Procordis Cardiology Clinic, Niteroi, R.J., Brazil,
Cardiology Academic Scholarship
1988-1989 Santa Casa de Misericordia General Hospital, R.J., Brazil,
Gynecology and Obstetrics Academic Scholarship

PROFESSIONAL LICENSES

American Board of Internal Medicine Diplomate
Internal Medicine 1998
Gastroenterology 2002

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  • Broward County Medical Association
  • Rhode Island Medical Women's Association

ORIGINAL PUBLICATIONS IN PEER-REVIEWED JOURNALS

  • Regev A, Molina E, Moura R, et al. Reliability of histopathologic assessment for the differentiation of recurrent hepatitis C from acute rejection after liver transplantation. Liver Transpl 2004;10:1233-39
  • Moura R, Barkin J. Endoscopic treatment of non-variceal gastrointestinal bleeding: hemoclips and other hemostatic techniques. WJG 2000;6:42-44
  • Moura R, Shanmugam N, Stollman N. Gastric outlet obstruction due to gallstone: A case of Bouveret's syndrome. Am J Gastroenterol 2000;95:2590-1
  • Stollman N, Preston R, Moura R. H Pylori treatment in an urban medical center: Are the favorable clinical trial results generalizable? Am J Gastroenterol 2000;95:2642
  • Moura R, Sundaram M, Stollman N. Perforated duodenal ulcer mimicking acute appendicitis. Am J Gastroenterol 1999;94:2721

OTHER PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

  • Moura R. Irritable Bowel Syndrome. In: McGarry KA, Tong IL, eds. 5-Minute Consult Clinical Companion to Women's Health. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins; 2007:164-165
  • Moura R. Inflammatory Bowel Disease. In: McGarry KA, Tong IL, eds. 5-Minute Consult Clinical Companion to Women's Health. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins; 2007:158-160
  • Moura R. Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Medicine and Health Rhode Island 2005;88(10):342-345
  • Moura R. Colorectal Cancer: Web-Exclusive Q & A. www. womenandinfants.org. March, 2007

INVITED PRESENTATIONS

  • Memorial Healthcare System Lecture: What's the Difference Between Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). Hollywood, FL, October 15, 2008
  • Core Curriculum Lecture Series- Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Women & Infants Hospital, Providence, RI, May 28, 2008
  • Poster presentation: Domperidone for the Treatment of Severe Hyperemesis Gravidarum: A Case Report. American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting. Philadelphia, PA, October 2007
  • Lecture on Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Care New England Center for Health Education/ Women & Infants Advertorial Campaign. South County Commons, RI, May 31, 2007
  • Lecture on GI Disorders: Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Peptic Ulcer Disease & GERD. Brown University/Women & Infants National Center of Excellence Women's Health Lecture Series. Providence, RI, April 27, 2005
  • Poster presentation: Bloody diarrhea in a patient with Behcet's disease. American College of Gastroenterology 66th Annual Scientific Meeting. Las Vegas, NV, October 2001
  • Poster presentation: Gastric outlet obstruction due to gallstone: a case of Bouveret's Syndrome (P343). American College of Gastroenterology 65th Annual Scientific Meeting. New York, NY, October, 2000
  • Poster presentation: H. Pylori treatment in an urban medical center: are the favorable clinical trial results generalizable? (P581). American College of Gastroenterology 65th Annual Scientific Meeting. New York, NY, October, 2000
  • Poster presentation: Perforated duodenal ulcer mimicking acute appendicitis (P343). American College of Gastroenterology 64th Annual Scientific Meeting. Phoenix, AZ, October, 1999 and American College of Gastroenterology Fellows Forum. San Diego, CA, June, 1999

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

Fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish