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Pancreas Committee

The Pancreas Transplantation Committee is charged with considering medical, scientific, and ethical aspects related to pancreas and pancreas islet organ procurement, distribution, and allocation. The committee will consider both the broad implications and the specific member situations relating to pancreas and pancreas islet issues and policies. The goal of the committee's work is to develop evidence-based policies aimed at reducing the burden of disease in pancreas candidates and recipients, increasing pancreas utilization, improving access to pancreas transplantation as appropriate, and improving the health outcomes of pancreas transplant recipients.

Chair
  • Dr. Silke V Niederhaus
  • University of Maryland Medical System
Vice Chair
  • Dr. Rachel C Forbes
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Nashville VA Medical Center
Liaison
    • Members
    • Organization
    • Dr. Tarek Alhamad
    • Barnes-Jewish Hospital
    • Donyella (Doni) Bell
    • The Living Legacy Foundation of Maryland
    • Dr. Jean M Francis
    • Boston Medical Center
    • Ms. Michelle L Goble
    • Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami School of Medicine
    • Dr. Angelika C Gruessner
    • State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center
    • Dr. Robert C Harland
    • Banner University Medical Center-Tucson
    • Dr. Liise K Kayler
    • Erie County Medical Center
    • Dr. Daniel O Keys
    • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview
    • Dr. Marilyn E Levi
    • Division of Transplantation, HHS, Ex Officio-Non Voting
    • Dr. Matthew R Mulloy
    • Medical City Dallas Hospital
    • Dr. Jon S Odorico
    • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
    • Andie L Perona
    • General Public Region 11
    • Dr. David L Scott
    • Oregon Health and Science University
    • Dr. Jeffery L Steers
    • Avera McKennan Hospital
    • Ms. Jill Stinebring
    • New England Organ Bank
    • Dr. Piotr Witkowski
    • University of Chicago Medical Center
    • Dr. Muhammad Yaqub
    • Indiana University Health

Meeting Summaries

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