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1984Internship, Wellesley Hospital, Toronto
1989Residency, Toronto University Hospital, Canada
1990Fellowship, Toronto University Hospital, Canada
1991Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Iowa
1991Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Iowa
1991Fellowship, Univ. of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics


  • Live-Donor Liver Transplant
  • Kidney Transplant
  • Transplanta
  • Abdominal Organ Transplant
  • Liver Cancer
  • Liver Transplant
  • Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Biliary Surgery
  • Live-Donor Kidney Transplant
  • Liver Surgery
  • Pancreatic Surgery
  • Hepatocellular Carcinoma
  • Transplantation

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Transplants Medicine & Life Sciences
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Living Donors Medicine & Life Sciences
Hepatocellular Carcinoma Medicine & Life Sciences
Transplantation Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1984 2017

1 Citations

Acute Rejection Increases Risk of Graft Failure and Death in Recent Liver Transplant Recipients

Levitsky, J., Goldberg, D., Smith, A. R., Mansfield, S. A., Gillespie, B. W., Merion, R. M., Lok, A. S. F., Levy, G., Kulik, L., Abecassis, M. & Shaked, A. Apr 1 2017 In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 15, 4, p. 584-593.e2

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Transplant Recipients
Confidence Intervals
Living Donors

Biomarker guidelines for high-dimensional genomic studies in transplantation: Adding method to the madness

Kurian, S. M., Whisenant, T., Mas, V., Heilman, R., Abecassis, M., Salomon, D. R., Moss, A. & Kaplan, B. 2017 In : Transplantation. 101, 3, p. 457-463 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Biological Markers
1 Citations

Changes in Urinary Microbiome Populations Correlate in Kidney Transplants With Interstitial Fibrosis and Tubular Atrophy Documented in Early Surveillance Biopsies

Modena, B. D., Milam, R., Harrison, F., Cheeseman, J. A., Abecassis, M. M., Friedewald, J. J., Kirk, A. D. & Salomon, D. R. Mar 1 2017 In : American Journal of Transplantation. 17, 3, p. 712-723 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citations

Clinical Trials for Immunosuppression in Transplantation; The Case for Reform and Change in Direction

O’Connell, P. J. J. , Kuypers, D. , Mannon, R. R. R. , Abecassis, M. , Chadban, S. , Gill, J. S. S. , Murphy, B. , Nickerson, P. W. , Schold, J. D. , Stock, P. , Seron, D. , Alloway, R. , Bromberg, J. , Budde, K. , Jordan, S. , Legendre, C. , Lefaucheur, C. , Sarwall, M. , Segev, D. , Stegall, M. D. & 5 others Tullius, S. G. G., Wong, G., Woodle, S. S., Ascher, N. & Morris, R. E. E. Feb 15 2017 In : Transplantation.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Clinical Trials
Graft Survival

Intricacies of transplant physician/surgeon coding, billing and reimbursement.

Alphs, J. H., Mixon, L. A. & Abecassis, M. 2017 Principles of Coding and Reimbursement for Surgeons. Savarise, M. & Senkowski, C. (eds.). Chicago: Springer International Publishing

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter