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Deirdre L Sawinski, MD

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Associate 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

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3400 Spruce St
One Founders Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
New York University, 1999.
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2003.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, 2003-2004.
Resident, Internal Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY, 2004-2006.
Fellow, Nephrology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2006-2009.
Renal Transplant Fellow, Nephrology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, 2009-2010.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine, 2006.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology, 2008.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Nephrology Knowledge Check-in, 2018.
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Selected Publications

Locke JE , Shelton BA , Olthoff KM, Pomfret EA, Forde KA, Sawinski D, Gray M, Ascher NL.: Quantifying Sex-Based Disparities in Liver Allocation. JAMA Surgery July 2020.

Walls DO, Lee-Riddle GS, Bover Manderski M, Sawinski D, Abt PL.: Kidney transplant outcomes from donation after circulatory death donors of advanced age. Clinical Transplantation April 2020.

Reed RD, Shelton BA, Mustian MN, MacLennan PA, Sawinski D, Locke JE.: Geographic Differences in Population Health and Expected Organ Supply in the Gulf Coast Region of the United States Compared to Non-Gulf States. Transplantation. 104(2): 421-427, Feb 2020.

Takeshita J, Wang S, Loren AW, Mitra N, Shults J, Shin DB, Sawinski D. : Association of Racial/Ethnic and Gender Concordance Between Patients and Physicians with Patient Experience Ratings. JAMA Network Open accepted 2020.

Al-Adra DP, Hammel L, Roberts J, Woodle ES, Levine D, Mandelbrot D, Verna E, Locke JE, D'Cunha J, Farr M, Sawinski D, Agarwal P, Plichta J, Pruthi S, Farr D, Carvajal R, Walker J, Zwald F, Habermann T, Gertz M, Bierman P, Dizon DS, Langstraat C, Al-Qauod T, Eggener S, Richgels JP, Chang GJ, Geltzeiler C, Sapisochin G, Ricciardi R, Krupnick AS, Kennedy C, Mohindra N, Foley DP, Watt KD.: Pre-Transplant Solid Organ Malignancy and Organ Transplant Candidacy: A Consensus Expert Opinion Statement American Journal of Transplantation accepted 2020.

Freedman BI, Moxey-Mims MM, Alexander AA, Astor BC, Birdwell KA, Bowden DW, Bowen G, Bromberg J, Craven TE, Dadhania DM, Divers J, Doshi MD, Eidbo E, Fornoni A, Gautreaux MD, Gbadegesin RA, Gee PO, Guerra G, Hsu CY, Iltis AS, Jefferson N, Julian BA, Klassen DK, Koty PP, Langefeld CD, Lentine KL, Ma L, Mannon RB, Menon MC, Mohan S, Moore JB, Murphy B, Newell KA, Odim J, Ortigosa-Goggins M, Palmer ND, Park M, Parsa A, Pastan SO, Poggio ED, Rajapakse N, Reeves-Daniel AM, Rosas SE, Russell LP, Sawinski D, Smith SC, Spainhour M, Stratta RJ, Weir MR, Reboussin DM, Kimmel PL, Brennan DC: APOL1 Long-term Kidney Transplantation Outcomes Network (APOLLO): Design and Rationale. Kidney International Reports December 2019.

McIntosh T, Mohan S, Sawinski D, Iltis A, DuBois JM: Variation of ApoL1 Testing Practices for Living Kidney Donors. Prog Transplant epub ahead of print, Dec 2019.

Potluri Vishnu S, Goldberg David S, Mohan Sumit, Bloom Roy D, Sawinski Deirdre, Abt Peter L, Blumberg Emily A, Parikh Chirag R, Sharpe James, Reddy K Rajender, Molnar Miklos Z, Sise Meghan, Reese Peter P: National Trends in Utilization and 1-Year Outcomes with Transplantation of HCV-Viremic Kidneys. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : JASN 30(10): 1939-1951, Oct 2019.

Morales Jose, Sawinski Deirdre: New Insights into the Rational Use of HCV+ Organs Worldwide. Clinical transplantation Page: e13739, Oct 2019.

Morrison AH, Gupta M, Lloyd K, Trofe-Clark J, Ann Lim M, Limonte C, Levine MH, Sawinski D, Kamoun M, Porrett PM.: Class and Kinetics of Weakly Reactive Pretransplant Donor-specific HLA Antibodies Predict Rejection in Kidney Transplant Recipients. Transplant Direct. 5(8): e478, July 2019.

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