TEDxBoston

Butch Rosser

physician and general surgeon with a special interest in diseases of the esophagus and stomach

James C. “Butch” Rosser, Jr. MD FACS is a surgeon, educator, scientist, inventor, author, futurist, social advocate, television personality, playwright, video gamer, comic book collector, lover of cinema, and self-proclaimed terminal twelve-year-old. Dr. Rosser has described himself as the nexus where that which you think is frivolous meets that which you hold on high ground. He has given more than 350 invited lectures around the world, written over 60 peer reviewed articles, 16 chapters in books currently in print, and 11 digital books. Dr. Rosser has held academic appointments previously at Yale University School of Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine and at the Morehouse School of Medicine.