The Section of Digestive Diseases offers a one-year fellowship in Transplant Hepatology. This program is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and fulfills the requirement for the ABIM certifying examination in transplant hepatology. Our program offers the full range of training with exposure to adult and pediatric transplantation and living donor liver transplant performed at Yale New Haven Hospital.
Dr. Michael Schilsky is the Program Director and Donna Christensen is the fellowship coordinator for this Program.
All candidates must have completed an ACGME-credited fellowship in Gastroenterology at the time of starting the transplant fellowship.
|Chief, Section of Digestive Diseases||Michael Nathanson, MD, PhD|
|Chief, Transplantation and Immunology||David Mulligan, MD|
|Fellowship Director for GI||Avlin Imaeda, MD|
|Current Key Faculty:||
|Michael L. Schilsky, MD||Fellowship Director, Medical Director, Adult Liver Transplant|
|Cary A. Caldwell, MD||Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine|
|Sukru Emre, MD||Chief, Living Donor Liver Transplant|
|Simona Jakab, MD||Firm Director, Inpatient Liver Service|
|AnnMarie Liapakis, MD||Assistant Professor of Medicine|
|David Mulligan, MD||Section Chief, Transplant and Immunology and Chief of Transplant Surgery|
|Manuel Rodriguez-Davalos, MD||Chief Pediatric Liver Transplant|
|Peter Yoo, MD||Associate Program Director, General Surgery Residency|
|Current Transplant Hepatology Fellow:||
|Uyen To, MD (7/2017 start) Completes fellowship at Yale June 2017||
|Transplant Hepatology Conferences:||
|Pathology Review||Monday at 4 PM|
|Morbidity and Mortality Conference||Monday at 4:30 PM (Alternate Weeks)|
|Journal Club||Monday at 4:30 PM (Alternate Weeks)|
|Quality Assessment and Performance Improvement Committee||Tuesday at 7:30 AM (Monthly)|
|List Management Conference||Tuesday at 4 PM|
|Digestive Disease Research Conference||Tuesday at 5 PM|
|Recipient Review Conference||Wednesday at 4 PM|
|Liver Tumor Board||Thursday at 1:30 PM|
|Digestive Diseases Didactic and Case Presentations||Friday at 1 PM and 2 PM|
Now Accepting Applications for 2015-201
To apply, please send personal statement (maximum one page) and CV to our coordinator, Donna Christensen, at the address below. Once your application has been reviewed, we will schedule a call with Dr. Michael Schilsky and request 2 personal references.
Please return application to:
Yale University Medical Center
333 Cedar Street LMP 1080
New Haven, CT 06520
Questions? Please contact Donna Christensen at 203-737-1592 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org;
Or Dr. Michael Schilsky by email at email@example.com.
ABIM Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Policies
Yale Liver Center:http://medicine.yale.edu/intmed/livercenter/index.aspx
Transplantation and Immunology at Yale:http://medicine.yale.edu/surgery/transplantation/index.aspx