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ThedaCare Regional Medical Center, Appleton, Wisconsin, USA | Pulmonary

                                                                        Scott Parrish, MD, FACP, FCCP, DAABIP

5420 N Haymeadow Avenue

Appleton, Wisconsin 54913

301-204-5437 (cell)



Professional History


            August 2020-present        Medical Director Interventional Pulmonary, ThedaCare Regional 

                                                Medical Center


            April 2020-present           Chair Thoracic Tumor Board, ThedaCare Cancer Center         


            October 2019-present       Chair Lung Cancer Center of Excellence, ThedaCare Cancer Center


July 2016 – present          Attending physician, Fox Valley Pulmonary Medicine


November 2015 -            Attending physician Holy Cross Germantown Hospital

May 2016


October 2013 –               Assistant Chief of Pulmonary Medicine, Walter Reed National Military

October 2015                  Medical Center


            November 2013 -             Chief Quality Officer, Pulmonary Service, Walter Reed National 

            October 2015                  Military Medical Center


            July 2011 – May 2016      Attending physician, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

                                                Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine


            July 2012 – May 2016      Assistant Chief of Interventional Pulmonology, Walter Reed 

                                                National Military Medical Center


            July 2012 – May 2016      Director Sarcoidosis Clinic, Walter Reed National Military Medical 



July 2014 – January         Attending physician, Pulmonary and Critical Care Associates of

            2016                             Baltimore. Franklin Square Hospital Center.


            July 2012 -                       Division Officer, Bronchoscopy Unit, Walter Reed National Military 

            January 2013                  Medical Center


            February 2013 -              Medical Director Intensive Care Unit, NATO Role 3 Multinational 

            August 2013                   Medical Unit, Kandahar, Afghanistan


            February 2013-               Quality Assurance Committee, NATO Role 3 Multinational Medical

            August 2013                   Unit, Kandahar Afghanistan


            February 2013 -              Chair Infection Control Committee, NATO Role 3 Multinational 

            August 2013                   Medical Unit, Kandahar, Afghanistan


            July 2012 – December      Moderate Sedation Coordinator, Pulmonary Department, Walter Reed 

            2013                             National Military Medical Center


            September 2011 –            Chair Thoracic Tumor Board, Walter Reed National Military Medical 

            October 2015                  Center


            July 2011 –                    Key clinical faculty member pulmonary and critical care medicine 

            December 2015               fellowship, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center


Professional Training

            July 2011 -  June 2012      Interventional Pulmonary Fellowship, Walter Reed National Military

                                                Military Medical Center 


            July 2008 – June 2011       Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship, National Capital Consortium


              July 2006 – June 2008      Internal Medicine Residency, National Naval Medical Center


July 2005 – June 2006      Internal Medicine Internship, National Naval Medical Center



2001 – 2005                   M.D., University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health


1996 – 2000                   B.S., University of Minnesota – Twin Cities

Major: Biological Sciences

                                    Minor: Spanish


Board Certifications                   

            2014                             Interventional Pulmonology AABIP 


2011                             Critical Care Medicine ABIM


2010                             Pulmonary Medicine ABIM


            2008                             Internal Medicine ABIM




2016                             Department of Defense Meritorious Service Medal


2013                             Navy and Marine Corps Commendation medal


2013                             Afghanistan Campaign medal


2013                             NATO ISAF medal


2013                             Navy Expert Pistol medal


2011                             Navy and Marine Corps Commendation medal


2009                             Nomination and letter of commendation for Junior Officer of the 

                                                quarter at the National Naval Medical Center


2008                             Navy and Marine Corps Achievement medal


2005                             National Defense Service medal


            2005                             Global War on Terrorism Service medal



2015                             Elected fellow of the American College of Physicians


2014                             Diplomat of the American Association for Bronchology and 

                                                Interventional Pulmonology


Award for best case report in the stent category at the World Congress 

                                                of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology in Kyoto, Japan


2013                             Elected fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians


                                    Selected for ACCP Leadership Course


2010                             Member of national championship Chest Challenge team at Chest 

                                                annual conference in Vancouver, BC


            2010                             Award for best case report given at American Association of

                                                Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology annual meeting

                                                in Vancouver, BC 


2009                             Member of national championship Chest Challenge team at Chest 

                                                annual conference in San Diego, CA


2009                             Recognized as one of top 5 physicians worldwide in customer satisfaction in Navy medicine in pulmonary and infectious disease departments


2004                             Alpha Omega Alpha



2001                                            HPSP Scholarship recipient/Ensign in U.S. Navy


2001                                            Katherine Deschner M.E.D.I.C.O. Scholarship recipient


1996 – 1999                   College of Liberal Arts Dean’s List 


1999                             Recognition by the First Lady of Honduras for Humanitarian Service


1996                             Gopher State Scholarship recipient


Academic Appointments

            2011                             Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University 

                                                of Health Sciences


2008                                   Instructor of Medicine at the Uniformed Services University of Health 



Professional Societies

            2020                             SOCRA


2018                             Society for Advanced Bronchoscopy


2016                             Veterans of Foreign Wars


2016                             Wisconsin State Medical Society


2010                             Society of Critical Care Medicine


2010                             American Association of Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology


2008                             American College of Chest Physicians


            2008                             American Thoracic Society


            2006                             American College of Physicians


2005                                            University of Wisconsin Medical Alumni Association


2004                                            Alpha Omega Alpha



2020                             Storzer D, Parrish S. “The Respiratory System.” Concepts in Surgical 

                                    Critical Care, 1st edition, edited by Tonja Hartjes, Jones and Bartlett 

                                    Learning, 2020, pp. 43-58.

2019                             Zhang L, Wang L, Kadeer, X, Zeyao L, Sun X, Sun W, She Y, Xie D, 

                                    Li M, Zou L, Rocco G, Yang P, Chen C, Liu C, Peterson R, Ng C, 

                                    Parrish S, Zhang S, Giordano R, Tommaso L, AME Thoracic Surgery

                                    Collaborative Group. Accuracy of a 3-dimensionally printed 

                                    navigational template for localizing small pulmonary nodules: a

                                    noninferiority randomized clinical trial. JAMA Surgery. 2019;154(4):



2018                             Parrish SC, Thuy LK, Sicignano NM, Lazarus AA.  Sarcoidosis in the 

                                                United States military health system.  Sarcoidosis Vasculitis and 

                                                Diffuse Lung Diseases 2018;35:2261-267.


Zhang L, Wang L, Kadeer X, Zeyao L, Sun X, Sun W, She Y, Xie D, 

                                                Li M, Zou L, Rocco G, Yang P, Chen C, Liu CC, Petersen RH, Ng 

                                                CSH, Parrish S, Zhang YS, Giordano R, di Tommaso L.  Accuracy of 

                                                3-dimensionally printed navigational template for localizing small 

                                                pulmonary nodules: a noninferiority randomized clinical trial.  JAMA 

                                                Surg 2018 Dec 26. Doi: 10. 1001/jamasurg.2018.4872


2017                             Parrish SC, Warren WA, Malafronte PJ, Browning RF, Nations JA.  A 

                                                76-year-old man with a 75 pack-year history of smoking and a 

                                                Pulmonary nodule.  Chest 2017 May;151(5):e99-e102. doi: 10.1016/j.



2016                             Hulten E, Agarwal V, Cahill M. Cole G, Vita T, Parrish S, Bittencourt 

                                                MS, Murthy VL, Kwong R, Di Carli MF, Blankstein R.  Presence of 

                                                late gadolinium enhancement by cardiac magnetic resonance among 

                                                patients with suspected cardiac sarcoidosis is associated with adverse

                                                cardiovascular prognosis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.  Circ

Cardiovasc Imaging 2016 Sep;9(9):e00500. doi: 10. 1161/CIRCIMAGING.116.005001.


Sethi A, Parrish S.  Incidental nodule management – should there be a 

                                                formal process? J Thorac Dis 2016;8(suppl 6):S494-S497


                                                Nations JA, Smith P, Parrish S, Browning R.  Sonographic findings of 

                                                hydropneumothorax.  Ultrasound Q 2016;32(3):280-282.


Sobieszczyk M, Parrish S, Switzer M. Utilization of in vivo imaging of 

                                                ground glass opacity using navigational bronchoscopy and confocal 

                                                microendoscopy. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016;193:A6014.


Mabe D, Parrish S, Lazarus A. Large cell neuroendocrine carcinoma of

                                                the lung: a rare cancer by EBUS guided core needle biopsy. Am J 

                                                Respir Crit Care Med 2016:193;A6015.


                                                Warren W, Browning R, Nations J, Parrish S. Ultrasound-guided 

                                                percutaneous biopsy performed in the pulmonary clinic: an opportunity

                                                to expedite and improve the diagnosis and staging of thoracic 

                                                malignancies. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016:193;A4381.


                                                Kicker P, Sheikh K, Parrish S, Holley A. Using impulse oscillation to 

                                                detect airflow limitation in pulmonary sarcoidosis. Am J Respir Crit

                                                Care Med 2016:193;A5029.


                                                Sobieszczyk M, Parrish S. A case of non-gestational choriocarcinoma 

                                                in a postmenopausal woman presenting with pulmonary metastatic 

                                                disease. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 2016:193:A6058.


                                                Warren W, Parrish S, Browning R, Malafronte P, Nations J. 3-D 

                                                ultrasound imaging of lung lesions. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 



                                                Parrish S, Turner JF, Browning R. Spray cryotherapy in benign 

                                                tracheobronchial disease: an illustration of procedural techniques. 2016


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The academic tasks are as follows
Date Time Hall Session Role Theme
2020-11-21 08:30-08:55 Room No. 8

Evolution of Cryotherapy

Speaker Pathophysiology and Applications of Cryotherapy