Publications & Professional Overview

Education & Training

  • University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate, Gastroenterology Fellowship (Springfield, Massachusetts)
    • July 2018 – present
    • Gastroenterology Fellow
    • Three-year ACGME-accredited program at the area’s major referral hospital and Level 1 trauma center, with comprehensive training in general gastroenterology, diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, hepatology, and inflammatory bowel disease.
  • Orlando Health Internal Medicine Residency Program (Orlando, Florida)
    • July 2015 – June 2018
    • Resident Physician
  • American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (Sint Maarten – basic sciences; clinical sciences – New York and Florida)
    • May 2011 – December 2014
    • M.D. degree; Alpha Omega Phi Honor and Service Society; Anatomy Prosector; Anatomy TA; Molecular and Cell Biology II TA.
  • Glens Falls Hospital Emergency Room Tech (Glens Falls, New York)
    • 2010 – 2011
    • Performed phlebotomy, EKG testing, routine fiberglass splinting, assisted with bedside procedures.
  • University of Rochester (Rochester, New York)
    • September 2006 – May 2010
    • Major:  Psychology (honor), Minor:  Biology.

Certifications & Licensure

  • Massachusetts Medical Training License (7/2018 – present)
  • Florida State Training License (7/2015 – 6/2018)
  • American Board of Internal Medicine Certification (2018)
  • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) – American Heart Association
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) – American Heart Association

Medical Publications

  • Knox, S; Madruga, M; Carlan, S. Utilizing Abdominal Sonography in the Diagnosis of Ascites Caused by Heart Failure: A Patient With Cirrhosis. Journal of Diagnostic Medical Sonography. Published August 28, 2017.
  • Knox, S; Madruga, M; Carlan, S. Mechanical Bowel Obstruction Secondary to Fecal Impaction With Superimposed Ogilvie Syndrome. Journal of Gerontology and Geriatrics (JGG). 2017, May; Pub Status: Accepted for publication.
  • Knox, S; Madruga, M; Carlan, S. Rare Congenital Aberrant Left Superior Pulmonary Vein Discovered with Central Line Placement in a Patient with Critical Cardiorespiratory Collapse. Case Reports in Pulmonology, vol. 2017, Article ID 8728904, 3 pages, 2017. doi:10.1155/2017/8728904.
  • Castiglia, R; Parellada, J; Knox, S. (September, 2016). Here a Clot There a Clot Everywhere a Clot, Poster presented at: Florida Chapter 2016 Associates Meeting, American College of Physicians; Orlando, FL, USA.  (Contributing author)
  • Michael Lienhard, MS-IV, University of Central Florida, Orlando; Zhigang Yuan, MD, Tallahassee Memorial Hospital, Tallahassee, Florida; Spencer Knox, MD and Jorge Parellada, MD Orlando Health, Orlando, Florida.  Herpes Simplex Virus Encephalitis, Consultant, September 2016.

Publications Updated as of 10/16/2017

Professional Memberships

  • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) 7/2019 – present
  • American Gastroenterological Association (AGA), 9/2018 – present
  • American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), 7/2018 – present
  • Orange County Medical Society – Board of Directors (8/2017 – 6/2018)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP), July 2015 – June 2018

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