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David Seth Goldberg, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor of Medicine
LDI Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute, University of Pennsylvania
Medical Director for Living Donor Liver Transplantation, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Gastroenterology
1 Civic Center Boulevard
9 Penn Tower
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8222
BA (Judaic Studies)
Brown University, 2001.
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, 2005.
University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center, 2005-2006.
Resident in Internal Medicine, New York Presbyterian Hospital-Columbia University Medical Center, 2006-2008.
Fellow in Gastroenterology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2008-2011.
Fellow in Transplant Hepatology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 2012-2013.
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Selected Publications

Goldberg D, Olthoff K: Standardizing MELD Exceptions: Current Challenges and Future Directions. Current Transplantation Reports 1(4), December 2014 Notes: In Press.

Goldberg D, French B, Abt P, Olthoff K, Shaked A: Superior Survival Using Living Donors and Donor-Recipient Matching Using a Novel Living Donor Risk Index. Hepatology 60(5): 1717-1726, November 2014.

Goldberg D, Reese P, Amaral S, Abt P: Reframing the impact of combined heart-liver allocation on liver transplant waitlist candidates. Liver Transplantation 20: 1356-1364, November 2014.

Sulewski ME, Wolf JH, Hasz R, West S, Goldberg D, Krok KL, Olthoff KM, Shaked A, Levine MH, Abt PL: Combined heart-liver transplantation; implications for liver-alone wait list mortality. Transplantation 98(5): 45-7, September 2014.

Goldberg D, Batra S, Sahay S, Kawut S, Fallon MB: MELD Exceptions for Portopulmonary Hypertension: Current Policy and Future Implementation American Journal of Transplantation 14(9): 2081-7, September 2014.

Bittermann T, Hoteit M, Abt P, Forde K, Goldberg D: Waiting time and explant pathology in transplant recipients with hepatocellular carcinoma: a novel study using national data American Journal of Transplantation 14(7): 1657-63, July 2014.

Leeann Donegan: Some Patients Receive Unnecessary Prioritization for Liver Transplantation, Penn Medicine Study Finds Penn Medicine in the News July 2014.

Stacey Kusterbeck: Organ donation consent rates lower among racial and ethnic minorities Medical Ethics Advisor July 2014.

David E. Kaplan, David S. Goldberg: Liver Transplants Among US Veterans—Reply. JAMA 312(4): 437, July 2014.

Leeann Donegan: Penn Medicine Study: Liver Transplant Patients Who Receive Organs from Living Donors More Likely to Survive than Those Who Receive Organs from Deceased Donors Penn Medicine in the News July 2014.

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