McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine affiliated faculty member Tetsuro “Ted” Sakai, MD, PhD, MHA, FASA, has been invited to serve as an Associate Editor of Clinical Transplantation: The Journal of Clinical and Translational Research. Clinical Transplantation is the official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons and will become the official journal of the Society for Advancement of Transplant Anesthesia. The journal is considered essential reading for researchers and clinicians in the multidisciplinary field of transplantation and targets readers who manage patients needing or having organ or tissue transplants, including those of the kidney, intestine, liver, pancreas, islets, heart, heart valves, lung, bone marrow, cornea, skin, bone, and cartilage.
Dr. Sakai is Professor of the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine and Professor of the Clinical Translational Science Institute, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. He is Vice Chair for Faculty Promotion and Development and Associate Program Director of the Anesthesiology Residency Program in the Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine. He is also a Staff Anesthesiologist (Hepatic and Intestinal Transplantation Anesthesia) in the UPMC Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine. His research interests include: Education in anesthesiology (resident research education); liver transplantation anesthesiology; and quality improvement in anesthesiology.
Congratulations, Dr. Sakai!