Deirdre L Sawinski

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending, Renal Transplantation Consultative Service, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Assistant Medical Director, Penn Kidney Pancreas Transplant Program
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3400 Spruce St
One Founders Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BA
New York University, 1999.
MD
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2003.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Transplant Immunology

Description of Research Expertise

Dr. Sawinski's research interests include the effects of immunomodulatory viruses such as HCV, HIV,and BK on renal transplantation and the development of renal disease in other solid organ transplant recipients.

Selected Publications

Sawinski D, Shelton B A, Mehta S, Reed R D, MacLennan P A, Gustafson S, Segev D L, Locke J E: Impact of Protease Inhibitor-Based Anti-Retroviral Therapy on Outcomes for HIV+ Kidney Transplant Recipients. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons 17(12): 3114-3122, Dec 2017.

Bromberger Bianca, Spragan Danielle, Hashmi Sohaib, Morrison Alexander, Thomasson Arwin, Nazarian Susanna, Sawinski Deirdre, Porrett Paige: Pregnancy-Induced Sensitization Promotes Sex Disparity in Living Donor Kidney Transplantation. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 28(10): 3025-3033, Oct 2017.

Sawinski D; Forde KA, Locke JE; Cohen JB, Weldon J; Shults J; Reese PP: The effects of race and Hepatitis C co-infection on the survival of HIV+ individuals on dialysis in contemporary practice. Kidney International Oct 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Cohen Jordana B, Eddinger Kevin C, Forde Kimberly A, Abt Peter L, Sawinski Deirdre: Belatacept Compared With Tacrolimus for Kidney Transplantation: A Propensity Score Matched Cohort Study. Transplantation 101(10): 2582-2589, Oct 2017.

Sawinski D, Lim M, Cohen JC, Locke JE, Weiss B, Hogan JJ, Dember LM: Patient and Kidney Allograft Survival in Recipients with End Stage Renal Disease from Amyloidosis. Transplantation Sep 2017.

Cohen Jordana B, Eddinger Kevin C, Shelton Brittany, Locke Jayme E, Forde Kimberly A, Sawinski Deirdre: Effect of kidney donor hepatitis C virus serostatus on renal transplant recipient and allograft outcomes. Clinical kidney journal 10(4): 564-572, Aug 2017.

Reed RD, Shelton BA, MacLennan PA, Sawinski D, Locke JE: Living Kidney Donor Phenotype and Likelihood of Postdonation Follow-up. Transplantation Aug 2017.

Koyawala Neel, Silber Jeffrey H, Rosenbaum Paul R, Wang Wei, Hill Alexander S, Reiter Joseph G, Niknam Bijan A, Even-Shoshan Orit, Bloom Roy D, Sawinski Deirdre, Nazarian Susanna, Trofe-Clark Jennifer, Lim Mary Ann, Schold Jesse D, Reese Peter P: Comparing Outcomes between Antibody Induction Therapies in Kidney Transplantation. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 28(7): 2188-2200, Jul 2017.

Cohen J B, Shults J, Goldberg D S, Abt P L, Sawinski D L, Reese P P: Kidney allograft offers: Predictors of turndown and the impact of late organ acceptance on allograft survival. American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons Jul 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Cohen Jordana B, Eddinger Kevin C, Locke Jayme E, Forde Kimberly A, Reese Peter P, Sawinski Deirdre L: Survival Benefit of Transplantation with a Deceased Diabetic Donor Kidney Compared with Remaining on the Waitlist. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 12(6): 974-982, Jun 2017.

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