Sabino Zani Jr.

Associate Professor of Surgery

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Associate Professor in the Thomas Lord Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Contact Information

  • Office Location: DUMC 3247, 456E Seeley G. Mudd Bldg, Raleigh, NC 27710
  • Office Phone: (919) 684-6553
  • Email Address:


  • M.D. Albany Medical College, 2003

Representative Publications

  • Sharib, Jeremy M., John M. Creasy, Benjamin Wildman-Tobriner, Charles Kim, Hope Uronis, Shiaowen David Hsu, John H. Strickler, et al. “Hepatic Artery Infusion Pumps: A Surgical Toolkit for Intraoperative Decision-Making and Management of Hepatic Artery Infusion-Specific Complications.” Ann Surg 276, no. 6 (December 1, 2022): 943–56.
  • Landa, Karenia, Robin Schmitz, Norma E. Farrow, Christel Rushing, Donna Niedzwiecki, Marcelo Cerullo, Garth S. Herbert, et al. “Surgical resection is associated with improved long-term survival of patients with resectable pancreatic head cancer compared to multiagent chemotherapy.” Hpb (Oxford) 24, no. 7 (July 2022): 1153–61.
  • Moris, Dimitrios, Christel Rushing, Emily McCracken, Kevin N. Shah, Sabino Zani, Alexander Perez, Peter J. Allen, Donna Niedzwiecki, Laura J. Fish, and Dan G. Blazer. “Quality of Life Associated with Open vs Minimally Invasive Pancreaticoduodenectomy: A Prospective Pilot Study.” J Am Coll Surg 234, no. 4 (April 1, 2022): 632–44.
  • Turley, Megan C., Carrie Moore, John M. Creasy, Jeremy Sharib, Billy Lan, Julie K. M. Thacker, John Migaly, et al. “Combined Primary Resection with Hepatic Artery Infusion Pump Implantation Is Safe for Unresectable Colorectal Liver Metastases.” J Gastrointest Surg 26, no. 4 (April 2022): 764–71.
  • Kuemmerli, Christoph, Christoph Tschuor, Meidai Kasai, Adnan A. Alseidi, Gianpaolo Balzano, Stefan Bouwense, Marco Braga, et al. “Impact of enhanced recovery protocols after pancreatoduodenectomy: meta-analysis.” Br J Surg 109, no. 3 (February 24, 2022): 256–66.