Edward R. Flotte, MD

Doctor FlotteUndergraduate Degree
Auburn University – Auburn, AL

Medical Degree
University of Alabama at Birmingham, M.D.
Birmingham, AL

Internship & Residency
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, MS

Certified
American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Assistant Professor
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, Mississippi

Fellowship (PGY-IV)
Neuro-oncology
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Military Service
Lieutenant Commander, United States Naval Reserve Medical Corps

Certified
American Board of Neurological Surgeons

Member
AANS (American Association of Neurological Surgeons)
Medical Association of State of Alabama(MASA)
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Medical Society of Mobile County
AANS/CNS Joint Section on Tumors

EXTRA INFO FOR Dr FLOTTE

Edward Reese Flotte, M.D. — Neurosurgeon

Coastal Neurological Institute
3280 Dauphin St., Building A, Mobile AL  36606
800-628-5956

Educational Background

High School: Isidore Newman School, 1985-1989, New Orleans, Louisiana
Undergraduate: Auburn University, B.S., Summa Cum Laude, 1991-1993 (Biomedical Sciences), Auburn, Alabama
Medical School: University of Alabama at Birmingham, M.D., 1994-1998, Birmingham, Alabama
Residency: University of Mississippi Medical Center, 1998-2004, Jackson, Mississippi
Fellowship (PGY-IV): Neuro-oncology. University of Washington, 2001-2002, Seattle, Washington

Professional History
2004-2005, Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery
Co-Director, Adult Brain Tumor Program
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Jackson, Mississippi

Military service
Lieutenant Commander, United States Naval Reserve Medical Corps

Honors and Awards:

·        National Merit Scholar.

·        Alpha Omega Alpha.

·        Clark Scholar, U.A.B., 1995.

·        Long Scholar, U.A.B. 1996.

o       Clark and Long scholarships are full-tuition scholarships awarded to second and third year medical students, respectively, on the basis of scholarship and citizenship.

·        National Institutes of Health research fellowship, 1995.

·        American Brain Tumor Association research fellowship, 1995-1996.

·        A.B.T.A. Lucien Rubinstein research award, 1996.

·        Basic Science Research Award, Southern Neurosurgical Society, 2002

Licensure:          State of Alabama License # 26744

State of Mississippi License # 16553

Professional Memberships:

·        American Association of Neurological Surgeons

·        Congress of Neurological Surgeons

·        AANS/CNS Joint Section on Tumors

Certifications/ Courses:

·        Microsurgical Approaches to the Brain, Ventricles, and Skull Base, November 2001, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

·        Principles and Practice of Gamma Knife Radiosurgery, May 2004, Pittsburgh, PA.

·        Varian Trilogy Radiosurgery System certification, June 2005, Atlanta, GA / Mobile, AL.

Publications

Andreansky S, Soroceanu L, Flotte ER, Chou J, Markert JM, Gillespie GY, Roizman B, Whitley RJ. Evaluation of genetically engineered herpes simplex viruses as oncolytic agents for human malignant brain tumors. Cancer Research 1997 Apr 15; 57:1502-1509.

Tyler DR II, Overman VL, Flotte ER, Zhang JH : Sex and race: correlation with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage at the University of Mississippi Medical Center. Surgical Forum (Proceedings for the 55th Annual Sessions of the Owen H. Wangensteen Surgical Forum, October 22-27, Chicago, IL) 2000; 51:452-453.

Flotte E, Lancon JA, Parent AD. Interventional Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Management of deep-seated Pediatric Brain Lesions (abstract). Child’s Nervous System 2000 (Aug); 16:530.

Parent AD, Flotte ER. Pediatric pituitary tumors. In Albright LA, Pollack FI, Adelson DP (eds), Principles and Practice of Pediatric Neurosurgery (2nd edition), (in press).

Exhibits

Flotte ER, Lancon JA, Scalzo D, Mickle JP, Lewis AI. “Combined Endovascular and Microsurgical Treatment of a Bilateral Thalamic Arteriovenous Malformation Associated with Vein of Galen Dilatation: Case Report” (poster). The Annual Meeting of the AANS/CNS Section on Pediatric Neurological Surgery. Atlanta, Georgia; December 1999.

Flotte ER, Lancon JA, Scalzo D, Mickle JP, Lewis AI. “Combined Endovascular and Microsurgical Treatment of a Bilateral Thalamic Arteriovenous Malformation Associated with Vein of Galen Dilatation: Case Report” (poster). The Annual Meeting of the AANS/CNS Joint Joint Section on Cerebrovascular Surgery and of the American Society of Interventional and Therapeutic Neuroradiology. New Orleans, LA; February 2000.

Tyler DR II, Overman VL, Flotte ER, Zhang JH. “Sex and race: correlation with aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage at the University of Mississippi Medical Center” (poster). The 86th Clinical Congress of the American College of Surgeons. Chicago, Illinois; October 2000.

Flotte ER, Barber DR, Elias MC, Rostomily RC. “Basic Helix-Loop-Helix Gene Expression in Human Gliomas” (poster). ANS/CNS Section on Tumors Fifth Biennial Brain tumor Satellite Symposium. Chicago, IL; April 2002.

Flotte ER, Parent AD, Mandybur GT, “ The Role of the Interventional MRI in the Management of Intracranial Tumors: The University of Mississippi Medical Center Seven-Year Experience” (poster) CNS/AANS Joint Section on Tumors Satellite Meeting. San Francisco, CA; October 2004.

Presentations

Flotte ER, Lancon JA, Parent AD. “Interventional MRI-assisted Craniotomy for the Resection of Deep-Seated Brain Lesions: Early Series” (presentation). The Annual Meeting of the Southern Neurosurgical Society. Ponte Vedra, FL, June 2000.

Flotte ER, Parent AD. “Chronic Calcified Subdural Hematoma: Two Case Reports and Review of the Modern Literature” (presentation). The Annual Meeting of the American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons. Maui, HI, January 2001.

Flotte ER, Dhillon DS, Mandybur GT, Ross IB. “Recent Experience in the Treatment of Cerebral Aneurysms: A ‘Coil First’ Approach” (presentation). The 2001 Annual Meeting of the Southern Neurosurgical Society, Austin, Texas; March 14-17, 2001.

Flotte ER, Parent AD. “Chronic Calcified Subdural Hematoma: Two Case Reports and Review of the Modern Literature” (presentation). The Annual Meeting of the Southern Neurosurgical Society. Austin, TX; March 14-17, 2001.

Flotte ER, Barber DR, Elias MC, Rostomily RC. “Basic Helix-Loop-Helix Gene Expression in Human Gliomas” (presentation) (Basic Science Research Award). The Annual Meeting of the Southern Neurosurgical Society. Savannah, GA, March 2002.

Flotte ER, “ Primary Central Nervous System (CNS) Tumors”. (presentation) Mississippi Cancer Registrars Association Annual Meeting. Jackson, MS, October 2004.

Flotte ER, Fredericks, R, “ UMC Brain Tumor Program Update” (presentation) UMC Neurology/Neurosurgery Grand Rounds. Jackson, MS, November 2004.

Nguyen TV, Parent AD, Mandybur GT, Flotte ER, “Applications of Intraoperative MRI at the University of Mississippi Medical Center: A 7-year Experience” (presentation) Southern Neurosurgical Society Annual Meeting. Key West, FL, March 2005.

Flotte ER, Fontanesi, J, “ Update on Brain Tumors: Diagnosis and Treatment” (presentation) UMC Mini-Med School. Jackson, MS, March 2005.

Flotte ER, “Current Applications of Radiosurgery” (presentation) Association of Central American Societies of Neurosurgery Annual Meeting. San Pedro Sula, Honduras, August 2006.

Grants and Research

Co-P.I., “ Southeast Region Case-Control Study of Adult Glioma” (Funded through Vanderbilt University)

Co-P.I., “A Phase I/II Trial of Maximal Resection, Local Radiation Boost with Concomitant Temozolomide, Followed by External Radiation Therapy with Concomitant Temozolomide for the Treatment of Newly Diagnosed Glioblastoma Multiforme” (Funded by Cytyc, Inc.)

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