Additional highlights from fiscal year 2017 in the UW Health Transplant Program:
▪️ Successfully recruited highly talented faculty, including Dr. Martin Dib (transplant surgery), Dr. David Al-Adra (transplant surgery), Dr. Fahad Aziz (transplant nephrology) and Dr. Erin Spengler (transplant hepatology)
▪️ Opened two new transplant outreach clinic locations - Marshfield (kidney transplant), Waukesha (liver transplant)
▪️ Performed the first U.S. clinical trial for deceased donor liver normothermic perfusion
▪️ Integrated of the HLA Laboratory within the Transplant Service Line, to promote clinical synergy and collaboration
▪️ Conducted 250 outreach visits to referring hospitals and providers in the region and attended 225 community events
Congratulations to everyone involved in making this program a success!