James W. Jakub, M.D.

  1. General Surgeon

Specialty Groups

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Surgical oncology (breast cancer and melanoma)
  1. 2002
    Fellow - Breast Surgical OncologyH. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, University of South Florida
  2. 2000
    Resident - General SurgerySchool of Medicine, University of South Carolina
  3. 1996
    Internship - General SurgerySchool of Medicine, University of South Carolina
  4. 1995
    MDMedical College of Pennsylvania
  5. 1991
    BA - BiologyWestern Maryland College

Certifications

  1. 2001
    General SurgeryAmerican Board of Surgery

Awards and honors

  1. 2017
    Castle Connolly Top Doctors® 2017 / Regional Top Doctor 5th AnniversaryCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  2. 2016
    Best Doctors 2016Minnesota Monthly Magazine
  3. 2016
    Top DoctorCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  4. 2016
    Castle Connolly Top Doctors® 2016!Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  5. 2014
    Top DoctorCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  6. 2013
    2013 J. Bradley Aust AwardWestern Surgical Association
  7. 2013
    Top DoctorCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  8. 2012
    Outstanding Course Directors for 2012Outstanding Course Directors for 2012
  9. 2011
    Top DoctorCastle Connolly Medical Ltd.
  10. 2011
    2011 Top DoctorsUS News and World Reports
  11. 2011
    America's Top SurgeonsConsumers' Research Council of America
  12. 2010
    Innovation in Education AwardMayo School of Continuous Professional Development, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  13. 2009
    Teacher of the YearDepartment of Surgery
  14. 2008
    Who's Who Among Executives, Professionals and EntrepreneursCambridge
  15. 2006
    Who's Who in the World TodayMarquis Who's Who
  16. 2006
    Who's Who in AmericaMarquis Who's Who
  17. 2004
    Young Surgeon RepresentativeFlorida Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  18. 2004
    Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis Who's Who
  19. 2004
    America's Top SurgeonsConsumers' Research Council of America
  20. 2002
    Outstanding Scientific PresentationAmerican Society of Breast Surgeons
  21. 1999
    Second Place AwardResident Paper Competition, Society of Carolina Surgeons
  22. 1999
    Administrative Chief ResidentDepartment of Surgery, University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  23. 1998
    First Place Award.Resident Paper Competition, Society of Carolina Surgeons
  24. 1997
    First Place AwardResident Paper Competition, Society of Carolina Surgeons
  25. 1994
    Senior Class PresidentMedical College of Pennsylvania
  26. 1991
    B. Irene, Pre-Medical ScholarshipWestern Maryland College
  27. 1991
    Beta Beta Beta, National Honor Society for Biology MajorsWestern Maryland College
  28. 1991
    Phi Beta KappaWestern Maryland College
  29. 1991
    Cum LaudeWestern Maryland College
  30. 1988
    Dean's ListWestern Maryland College

Professional memberships

  1. 2018 - present
    MemberRST Outpatient - Cancer Center Space Planning Subcomittee
  2. 2016 - 2025
    Board MemberData and Safety Monitoring Board, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  3. 2016 - 2017
    Committee MemberMayo Clinic Rochester, Department of Oncology, Division of Medical Oncology, Melanoma Consultant Search Committee
  4. 2016 - 2017
    Committee MemberMayo Clinic Rochester, Department of Radiology, Section of Breast Imaging, Consultant Search Committee
  5. 2016 - present
    Committee MemberDepartment of Surgery, Program Evaluation Committee
  6. 2016 - present
    Committee MemberDepartment of Surgery, Clinical Competency Committee
  7. 2015 - present
    Co-LeaderManage To Reimbursement: Breast Procedures
  8. 2015 - 2016
    Lead/ChairDivision of Subspecialty General Surgery, Breast Surgeon Search Committee
  9. 2014 - 2018
    ConsultantAmerican Board of Surgery, Complex General Surical Oncology Examination
  10. 2014 - 2018
    Committee MemberBreast Cancer Steering Committee, Mayo Clinic Committees
  11. 2014 - present
    MemberChristian Medical Association
  12. 2013 - 2015
    PresidentMinnesota Surgical Society, American College of Surgeons
  13. 2013 - present
    ModeratorBreast E-tumor Board
  14. 2013 - 2014
    Vice ChairSymptom Intervention Committee, Alliance Cancer Cooperative Group
  15. 2013 - present
    MemberMidwest Melanoma Partnership
  16. 2012 - present
    ParticipantEducation Committee, Department of Surgery
  17. 2012 - 2013
    President-ElectMinnesota Surgical Society, American College of Surgeons
  18. 2012 - 2013
    Vice ChairNCCTG and Academic and Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology
  19. 2012 - present
    MemberClinical Practice Committee, Department of Surgery
  20. 2011 - 2012
    MemberDivision of Surgery Research, Department of Surgery
  21. 2011 - 2018
    ModeratorGeneral Surgery M&M Conference, Division of Subspecialty General Surgery, Department of Surgery
  22. 2010 - 2013
    Secretary/TreasurerMinnesota Surgical Society, American College of Surgeons
  23. 2010 - present
    MemberMinnesota Surgical Society, American College of Surgeons
  24. 2009 - present
    MemberPriestley Society
  25. 2009 - present
    MemberResidency Committee, General Surgery, Department of Surgery
  26. 2009 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Society of Breast Disease
  27. 2009 - 2010
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Oncology
  28. 2009 - present
    MemberMultidisciplinary Breast Surgery Fellowship
  29. 2009 - present
    MemberResident/Fellow Selection Committee, Multidisciplinary Breast Surgery Fellowship
  30. 2009 - present
    AdvisorGeneral Surgery Residency PGY4 Advisor, Division of Subspecialty General Surgery, Department of Surgery
  31. 2008 - 2012
    Committee MemberNorth Central Cancer Treatment Group
  32. 2008 - 2012
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  33. 2007 - 2008
    MemberSociety for Laparoscopic Endoscopic Surgeons
  34. 2004 - 2008
    MemberChairman Membership Committee, Executive Council, Florida Chapter
  35. 2003 - 2005
    MemberPerformance Improvement Committee, Lakeland Regional Cancer Center
  36. 2003 - 2008
    MemberQuality Improvement/Risk Management Committee, Lakeland Regional Cancer Center
  37. 2003 - present
    MemberSociety of Surgical Oncology
  38. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Breast Surgeons
  39. 2002 - 2004
    MemberCancer Committee, Lakeland Regional Cancer Center
  40. 2002 - 2008
    MemberFlorida Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  41. 2001 - 2002
    MemberGenetics Case Conference, Monthly Webcast to Florida Cancer Genetics Network, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
  42. 2001
    MemberSurgical Case Review Committee, Spartanburg Regional Medical Center
  43. 2000 - 2006
    MemberSoutheastern Surgical Congress
  44. 2000 - present
    MemberSociety of Carolina Surgeons
  45. 1998 - 2000
    MemberSurgical Care Evaluation Committee, Palmetto Health Richland Memorial Hospital, University of South Carolina
  46. 1997 - 2009
    MemberAmerican College of Surgeons
  47. 1997 - 2002
    MemberSouth Carolina Chapter, American College of Surgeons
  48. 1996 - 2007
    MemberSociety of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons
  49. 1995 - 2001
    MemberSouth Carolina Medical Association
  50. 1994 - 1995
    Senior Class PresidentMedical College of Pennsylvania
  51. 1993 - 2001
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  52. 1993 - 1995
    MemberPennsylvania State Medical Association
  53. 1990 - 1991
    Chapter PresidentPhi Delta Theta, Western Maryland College
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Research activities

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