Dr. Dorry Segev is an abdominal transplant surgeon focusing on minimally invasive live donor surgery and incompatible organ transplantation. His research uses advanced statistical methods for mathematical modeling and simulation of medical data, analysis of large healthcare datasets, and outcomes research. He has made significant contributions to the field of transplantation including development of a mathematical model to facilitate a nationwide Kidney Paired Donation program in both the US and in Canada. He is an NIH Clinical Research Scholar, American Geriatrics Society Dennis Jahnigen Scholar, National Institute of Aging Paul Beeson Scholar, senior investigator for the Scientific Registry for Transplant Recipients, and Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award recipient for his groundbreaking work in clinical decision-making for renal failure patients over 65. He has authored more than 250 peer-reviewed research articles in journals including New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, American Journal of Transplantation, Annals of Surgery, Journal of the American Society of Nephrology, and others. He is an Associate Editor for American Journal of Transplantation, American Journal of Kidney Diseases, and Liver Transplantation. His work is regularly featured in widely read media including TIME magazine, the Discovery Channel, US News & World Report, and the New York Times.
16:00 - 17:30
|Post-Graduate Course — Joint session 3: Transplant Mathaton||Big Data in Transplantation||TBD|
13:30 - 14:15
|Lunch and Learn — Lunch and Learn 3||Building a serious research career in transplant surgery||Retiro Room (NCC)|
11:30 - 13:00
|Plenary — Plenary Session 3 - How Will Big Data Transform Medicine and Transplantation||What does large data tell us in Transplantation||N-103/104|