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John M. Daly, MD, FACS

Dean and Dean Emeritus, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
Harry C. Donahoo Professor, Surgery

John Daly
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Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Fellowship, Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX
  • Residency, General Surgery, The University of Texas Medical School at Houston, Houston, TX
  • Internship, Hermann Hospital, University of Texas at Houston
  • MD, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, 1973
  • AB, La Salle University, Philadelphia, PA, 1969


  • Surgery


  • Association for Cancer Research
  • American Cancer Society
  • American College of Surgeons
  • American Gastroenterological Society
  • American Institute of Nutrition
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society for Clinical Nutrition
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology
  • American Society for Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition, President 1985-86
  • American Surgical Association
  • Association for Academic Surgery
  • Association for Advancement of Science
  • College of Physicians, Philadelphia
  • Collegium Internationale Chirurgiae Digestivae
  • Eastern Surgical Society
  • Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology and Medicine
  • International Society of Surgery
  • International Surgical Group
  • New York Cancer Society
  • New York Clinical Society
  • New York Surgical Society
  • Pennsylvania Oncologic Society
  • Philadelphia Academy of Surgery
  • Philadelphia College of Physicians
  • Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract
  • Society of Clinical Surgery
  • Society of Pelvic Surgeons
  • Society of Surgical Oncology
  • Society of University Surgeons
  • Surgical Biology Club III
  • Surgical Infection Society
  • William S. Halsted Surgical Society

Honors & Awards

  • The Diamond Award, Temple University Health System
  • Clarence E Shaffrey Award, St Joseph’s University
  • Harry McGlaughin Alumnis of the Year, Temple University
  • Best Doctors in America, 2001-2002
  • The Best Doctors in New York, New York Magazine, 2002
  • Top Doctors, Surgery, Philadelphia magazine, 2018-2019

Digital Bibliography

View PubMed Publications


Intraperitoneal chemotherapy: biologic implications for clinical outcome. Daly JM.Ann Surg. 2000 Apr;231(4):457-9.

A marriage of databases produces knowledge offspring. Daly JM.Ann Surg. 2013 Dec;258(6):845-6. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000309.