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Division of Abdominal Transplantation Receives $3.6M For Pediatric Transplant Research

The National Institutes of Health has awarded Stanford's Division of Abdominal Transplantation two U01 grants to perform innovative studies on samples from pediatric transplant recipients. The total awarded for these grants is more than $1,200,000 each year for the next three years. 

Dr. Sinclair selected as RAS-ACS liaison to WISC

General Surgery Resident Dr. Tiffany Sinclair (PGY-3) was selected as the Resident and Associate Society (RAS) Liaison Representative to the American College of Surgeons' (ACS) Women in Surgery Committee (WISC).

"I am incredibly honored to be selected for this position and to represent Stanford Surgery in this capacity," said Sinclair.

Dr. Vivek Nanda awarded an NIH K99

Dr. Vivek Nanda, a postdoctoral research fellow in the Division of Vascular Surgery, has been awarded a K99 by the National Institute of Health (NIH). 

Drs. Fox and Momeni Appointed Ryan-Upson Scholars

Drs. Paige Fox and Arash Momeni have been appointed Ryan-Upson Scholars in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Stanford University.

"It is a great honor to be named a Ryan-Upson Scholar," said Fox. "The ability to do research is dependent on competitive funding. Having a resource that enables me to explore new research directions and continue current promising leads is invaluable. I know my time as a Ryan-Upson Scholar will significantly impact my career as a surgeon-scientist."

The award is named in honor of the late Dr. Robert Ryan, a graduate of Stanford University School of Medicine who rose to be Chief of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Tulane Hospital in New Orleans.