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Transplant Surgery & Hepatobiliary Expert Witness | California

Expert Qualifications

This supremely qualified and board certified surgeon received his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins Medical School. He then went on to complete a Residency in General Surgery at the UCLA School of Medicine. This expert is fellowship trained in Liver Transplantation and Organ Transplantation. He has published more than 100 peer-reviewed journal articles in professional journals and has published 17 book chapters. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and belongs to multiple professional organizations including the the International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association and the International Liver Transplant Society. He holds a patent for the innovative use of Perillyl Alcohol in Organ Transplantation. He is the former Chief of the Division of Transplant at the University of California-Irvine and is currently Director of Transplant Laboratory and Chief of the Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery at a top University where he also serves as a Professor of Surgery.

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Location: California
B.S., Biology, Stanford University
A.B., German Translation, Stanford University
M.D., Johns Hopkins Medical School
Ph.D., Pharmacology, Johns Hopkins Medical School
Internship, Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine
Residency, General Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine
Fellowship, Liver Transplantation, UCLA School of Medicine
Fellowship, Organ Transplantation, UCLA School of Medicine
Board Certification, American Board of Surgery
Board Certification, Multi Organ Transplantation
Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Member, American Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
Member, Asian-Pacific Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
Member, International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association
Member, International Liver Transplant Society
Research, millions of dollars in research funding
Innovation, The Use of Perillyl Alcohol in Organ Transplantation, Patent # 6,133,324
Published, 115 peer-reviewed journal articles
Authored, 17 book chapters
Former, Chief, Division of Transplant, UC Irvine Medical Center
Current, Director of Transplant Laboratory, top ten university
Current, Chief, Division of Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery, top ten university
Current, Professor in Clinical Surgery and Pathology, top ten university

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