2551. ID Challenges Associated with Transplant Tourism
Session: Symposium: When Transplant Tours the World
Saturday, October 6, 2018: 2:25 PM
Room: N 25
Peter Chin-Hong, MD, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Peter Chin-Hong directs the immunocompromised host infectious diseases program at UCSF, and is the ID consultant for the California Transplant Donor Network. His research focuses on human papillomavirus, Chagas disease and other donor derived infections in transplant recipients. He earned his undergraduate and medical degrees from Brown University, before completing an internal medicine residency and infectious diseases fellowship at UCSF, where he is Professor of Medicine and Director of the Pathways to Discovery Program in Clinical and Translational Research for the school of medicine. He holds the Academy Endowed Chair for Innovation in Teaching.


Disclosures:

P. Chin-Hong, None

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