The Program

Program Team:

The Program team is composed of experienced multidisciplinary transplant professionals who are accomplished in clinical research, outcome studies and transplant management.

Director
Akinlolu O. Ojo, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine
Division of Nephrology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Biography

Deputy Director
Robert M. Merion, MD
Professor of Surgery
Division of Transplantation
Department of Surgery
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Biography

Research Scientist
Barry A. Hong, PhD, FAACP
Professor of Psychiatry
Department of Psychiatry
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
Biography

Manager
Kimberly A. Gifford, MBA
Executive Director/CEO
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Arlington, VA
Biography

Coordinator
Holly Warren, RN, BA, CPTC
Program Coordinator
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Arlington, VA
Biography

Assistant Coordinator
Iby A. Diaz, JD, BsEd
Assistant Program Coordinator
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Arlington, VA
Biography

Assistant
Maureen Ndoto
Program Assistant
American Society of Transplant Surgeons
Arlington, VA
Biography

 

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