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Michael G. Packer, M.D., FACS, FAAP

Michael G. Packer, M.D., FACS, FAAP


Harvard University

Cambridge, MA

9/71 – 5/75 (BA, Biology)

Graduate and Professional:

Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons

New York, NY

8/75 – 5/79 (M.D.)

Postdoctoral Training:


Yale University Medical Center

New Haven, Connecticut

7/79 – 6/80 (General Surgery)


Yale University Medical Center

New Haven, Connecticut

7/80 – 6/81 (General Surgery)

Washington University Medical Center

St. Louis, Missouri

7/81 – 6/84 (Urology)


Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

7/84 – 6/85 (Pediatric Urology)

Hospital Appointments:

Virtua Health

Voorhees, New Jersey

Abington Memorial Hospital

Abington, Pennsylvania

St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Univ. Appointments:

Associate Professor

Department of Urology

Temple University School of Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1997 – present

Associate Professor

Department of Surgery

UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School at Camden

Camden, New Jersey

1996 -2001

Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery (Urology)

University of California School of Medicine

San Diego, California


Instructor in Urology

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Assistant in Surgery (Urology)

Washington University School of Medicine

St. Louis, Missouri



New Jersey





Diplomate, American Board of Medical Examiners, July 1980

Diplomate, American Board of Urology

(Urology) February 1986; recertification 1995, 2004

(Pediatric Urology) June 2009

Professional Organizations:

American Association of Clinical Urologists

American Urological Association:

Member, National Association

Member, Mid-Atlantic Section

American Association of Pediatric Urologists

President-Elect, January 1997 – January 1998

President, January 1998 – January 1999

Society for Fetal Urology

American Academy of Pediatrics

American Medical Association

Urology Society of New Jersey

American College of Surgeons

Chair of the Intergroup Task Force for Credentialing in Pediatric Urology (AAPU, AAP)

Pediatric Urology Section, AUA, Society of Pediatric Urology).

Awards and Honors: Graduated Magna cum laude with honors in Biology, Harvard University, 1975

Service on National Grant Review Panels, Study Sections, Committees:

Moderator, Antenatal Hydronephrosis Panel Discussion, Issues in Pediatric Urology. AUA

Mid-Atlantic Section Annual Meeting, Hilton Head, SC, October 1999.

Service on University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey Committees:

Quality Improvement Committee

Institutional Review Board

Service to the Community:

Harvard Alumni Association

Interplast Board Member, surgical training to third world countries

Presented Family Life Lectures to 5th grade boys and their parents at Woodcrest

Elementary School, Cherry Hill, NJ, 1998 – present

Executive Board Member – Medical Services, International Volunteers in Urology.