Curriculum Vitae


Polytechnic Institute of New York
Brooklyn, New York
September 1976 – May 1978
BSC (Life Sciences) and MSC ( Bioengineering)

Howard University College of Medicine
Washington, D.C.
August 1978 – May 1981




Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners

ACS: Trauma and Life Support Course

AHA: Cardiac and Life Support Course
1986, 1988

Diplomate of the American Board of Plastic Surgery
November 1996


President Argyle Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, P.C
1514 Fourth Street
Jackson, MI

Johns Hopkins Hospital
Baltimore Maryland
Surgical Intern
July 1981 – June 1983

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Washington, D.C.
Research Investigator
July 1984 – June 1989

Henry Ford Hospital
Detroit, Michigan
Surgical Resident
July 1985 – June 1989

Henry Ford Medical Center
Dearborn, MI
Attending Staff, Emergency Room
July 1989 – June 1990

University of Texas Medical Branch
Galveston, TX
Plastic Surgery Resident
July 1990 – June 1993


Howard University College of Medical Alumni

Johns Hopkins Medical Alumni

American Society of Plastic Surgery


Horst, M., Sampson, J.A.: The care of the thermally injured patient. The Synopsis of Critical Care (1986)

Harmon, J.W., Sampson, J.A.: Laboratory diagnosis of acute blast overpressure injury. Wound Ballistics Symposium (1985)

Sampson, J.A., Bass, B., Harmon, JW., Holaday, J.: Investigation of the hypertensive effect of TRH in rabbit hemorrhagic shock (abstract). Circulatory Shock 16:1, pg. 62 (1985)

Sampson, J.A., Bass, B., Harmon, JW., Holaday, J.: Naoxone reduces renal blood flow in rabbit hemorrhagic shock. ACS Surgical Forum xxxv, pg. 22-24 (1984)

Sampson, J.A.: Microcomputer-assisted data processing in the C.C.U. MSC. Thesis; Polytechnic Institute of NY (1978)


Naloxone reduces renal blood flow in rabbit hemorrhagic shock.
70th Annual Clinical Congress
ACS Surgical Forum, San Francisco, CA
October 1984

Prolactin increases peripheral resistance in hemorrhagic shock.
27th Annual University Surgical Residents conference,
Society of University Surgeons, Boston, MA
February 1985

Investigation of the hypertensive effect of TRH in rabbit hemorrhage shock.
8th Annual Meeting of the Shock Society.
Hunt Valley, MD
June 1985

Care of the blast injured casualty
5th International Symposium on Wound Ballistics.
Gothenburg, Sweden
June 1985

Lymph node metastasis of thermotolerant melanoma cells.
Coller Day, Michigan Chapter
American College of Surgeons, Novi, MI
May 1988

Management of giant congenital nevi in infants
National Medical Association, San Francisco, CA
August 1992


The Effect of Opiate Agonist and Antagonist on Cardiac Output and Blood Flow Distribution.
WRAIR: August 1983 – May 1985

Laboratory Diagnosis of Acute Blast Overpressure Injury
WRAIR: September 1983 – February 1984

Blast Behind Aluminum Armor Field Trial
U.S. Army Aberdeen Proving Ground
January 1984 – April 1984

Thermal Stress Study
U.S. Army: Armor Engineering Board, Fort Knox, KY
May 1984 – June 1984

Passive Immunization of Rabbits with J-5
Antisera and Survival in Hypovelemic Shock.
WRAIR: November 1984 – April 1985

Vascular Trauma in the Lower Extremities.
HFH: April 1985 – June 1988
The Use of Light Reflective Rheography in the Diagnosis of Deep Venous Thrombosis.
HFH: November 1985 – February 1986


Plastic Surgery and Shock Research


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