Carl L. Berg is medical director of abdominal transplantation and professor in medicine at Duke University Hospital in Durham, N.C.
A previous member of the OPTN/UNOS board of directors and its executive committee, Dr. Berg has served in numerous OPTN/UNOS roles. Currently, he is chair of the policy oversight committee. He has served as vice-chair of the membership and professional standards committee (MPSC), chair of the MPSC data subcommittee, co-chair of its performance and certification workgroup and a member of its policy compliance subcommittee. He has been a member of the review board (liver) for his region since 1997.
In addition, he is a member of the project executive committee and data coordinating center for the adult-to-adult living donor liver transplant cohort study (A2ALL), funded by the National Institutes of Health. He previously served as A2All co-chair. He has been co-director of the review course for transplant hepatology board certification provided by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. He has served as a consultant to the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services, focusing on hospital conditions of participation for approval and re-approval of transplant centers to perform organ transplant.
Dr. Berg earned his medical degree at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Mo.