Publications


Early clearance vs persistence of de novo donor-specific antibodies following lung transplantation;
Islam, AK, Sinha, N, DeVos, JM, Kaleekal, TS, Jyothula, SS, Teeter, LD, Nguyen, DTM, Eagar, TN, Moore, LW, Puppala, M, Wong, STC, Knight, RJ, Frost, AE, Graviss, EA & Osama Gaber, A 2017, Clinical Transplantation. DOI:

Educational implications for surgical telementoring: a current review with recommendations for future practice, policy, and research;
Augestad, KM, Han, H, Paige, J, Ponsky, T, Schlachta, CM, Dunkin, B & Mellinger, J 2017, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, pp. 1-11. DOI:

SAGES endoluminal treatments for GERD;
Pearl, J, Pauli, E, Dunkin, B & Stefanidis, D 2017, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, pp. 1-8. DOI:

Passing the fundamentals of endoscopic surgery (FES) exam: linking specialty choice and attitudes about endoscopic surgery to success;
Gardner, AK, Ujiki, MB & Dunkin, BJ 2017, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, pp. 1-4. DOI:

Incidence and Factors Associated with De Novo DSA After BK Viremia in Renal Transplant Recipients;
Patel, SJ, Kuten, SA, Knight, RJ, Graviss, EA, Nguyen, DTM & Gaber, AO 2017. in Clinical Transplants 2016. Terasaki Research Institute, Los Angeles, California, pp. 103-109.

Strongyloides stercoralis in solid organ transplantation: early diagnosis gets the worm;
Mobley, CM, Dhala, A & Ghobrial, RM 2017, Current Opinion in Organ Transplantation. DOI:

Macrophages and RhoA Pathway in Transplanted Organs;
Liu, Y, Kubiak, JZ, Li, XC, Ghobrial, RM & Kloc, M 2017. in Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation. vol. 62, Results and Problems in Cell Differentiation, vol. 62, Springer-Verlag, pp. 365-376. DOI:

TNF superfamily receptor OX40 triggers invariant NKT cell pyroptosis and liver injury;
Lan, P, Fan, Y, Zhao, Y, Lou, X, Monsour, HP, Zhang, X, Choi, Y, Dou, Y, Ishii, N, Ghobrial, RM, Xiao, X & Li, XC 2017, The Journal of clinical investigation. DOI:

Complications and Outcomes After Gynecomastia Surgery: Analysis of 204 Pediatric and 1583 Adult Cases from a National Multi-center Database;
Zavlin, D, Jubbal, KT, Friedman, JD & Echo, A 2017, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, pp. 1-7. DOI:

SAGE(S) advice: application of a standardized train the trainer model for faculty involved in a Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) hands-on course;
Wyles, SM, Schwarz, E, Dort, J, Tariq, N, Cecil, T, Coleman, MG, Paige, J & Dunkin, BJ 2017, Surgical Endoscopy and Other Interventional Techniques, pp. 1-6. DOI: