22105-Roch, Alex

Alex M. Roch, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Surgery

EH 500
Indianapolis, IN
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Dr. Roch currently serves as Assistant Professor of Surgery for the Division of Surgical Oncology. After receiving her medical degree from France, Dr. Roch joined the General Surgery Residency Program at Indiana University School of Medicine. After finishing her General Surgery residency, she joined the Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Fellowship Program at Indiana University.

Her clinical focus is in pancreatic, biliary and liver surgery and includes pancreatic cancer, pancreatic cysts, pancreatitis, complex biliary pathology, liver cancer, and liver cysts.

Dr.Roch’s research focus is in pancreatic cancer screening, early detection, and surveillance. She served as principal author to more than 46 peer reviewed publications.

Dr. Roch is a member of the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA), Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (AHPBA), the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT) and the American College of Surgeons. She currently serves as part of the IHPBA Membership and Chapter Development Committee. She is also a member of the leadership council for the IHPBA Early Career Group.

Dr. Roch serves as ad hoc reviewer for Journal of Surgical Oncology, Pancreas, Annals of Surgical Oncology, British Journal of Surgery, Surgical Endoscopy, and Annals of Surgery.

Dr. Roch is a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Education
    2022 FEL Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2021 RES General Surgery Residency, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2017 FEL HPB Research Fellowship, Indiana University School of Medicine
    2013 MS University of Angers
    2011 MD University of Angers
    2005 MS University of Lyon
  • Research

    Clinical research interests include: pancreatic cancer, pancreatic cancer disparities, pancreatic cancer screening/early detection, pancreatic cysts, genetic predisposition to pancreatic cancer, and complex biliary pathology

  • Professional Organizations
    Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
    American College of Surgeons
    Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
    French Surgical Association
    IHPBA Early Career Group
    IHPBA Membership and Chapter Development Committee
    International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association-Junior Member
    Pancreas Club
    Society for Surgery of Alimentary Tract (SSAT)
    Young Members of the French Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery and Transplantation

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