On Tuesday, June 26th, Dr. Thomas Schiano of Mount Sinai Medical Center presented on: “Transplant & HCV”
Dr. Thomas D. Schiano has a clinical background in hepatology, gastroenterology and clinical nutrition. He has expertise in the management of persons with cirrhosis and other acute/chronic liver diseases, and in caring for patients prior to and after liver transplantation. Dr. Schiano has varied clinical research interests including herbal treatments of liver disease, nutritional aspects of liver disease, recurrence of disease post- liver transplantation, the treatment of HCV in patients having cirrhosis and post-liver transplantation, living donor liver transplantation, and management of the complications of cirrhosis. In addition, he is involved in the care of patients pre- and post-intestinal transplant. He is a member of the liver thrombosis program, an international referral center for adults and children with difficult to diagnose and unique blood clotting disorders affecting the liver and the intestines.