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Faculty Detail    
Campus Address LHRB 748 Zip 0007
Phone  (20-5) -131
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Medical School  Northwestern Univ. Feinberg S.O.M.    1976  MD 
Graduate  Northwestern Memorial Hospital    1977  MD 
Residency  Northwestern Memorial Hospital    1981  MD 
Fellowship  John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford University    1984  MD 
Fellowship  Universtiy of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics    1986  MD 

American Board of Surgery  1993 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Mark H. Deierhoi joined the UAB Department of Surgery in 1986. He has been instrumental in the evolution of transplantation surgery at UAB. He currently serves in the Renal Transplant program. He is also priveleged at the VA Hospital. Dr. Deierhoi has served widely in his field, most notable with the Southeastern Organ Procurement Foundation assuming numerous committee and leadership roles with the foundation including presiding in 2003. A consistently funded researcher, Dr. Deierhoi has published over 85 journal manuscripts as well as book chapters. He has made presentations to conferences regionally, nationally and internationally.

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American Society of Transplant Surgeons     
Association for Academic Surgery     
International Society for Organ Preservation     
Southern Surgical Society      

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
Diethelm AG, Deierhoi MH, Hudson SL, Laskow DA, Julian BA, Gaston RS, Bynon JS, Curtis JJ. Progress in renal transplantation. A single center study of 3359 patients over 25 years. Ann Surg. 1995 May;221(5):446-57; discussion 457-8. PubMed Central PMCID: PMC123461  7748026 
Gaston RS, Deierhoi MH, Young CJ, Hunt SL. "High-risk" renal transplantation:evolving definitions at a single center. Clin Transpl. 2004:121-6.  16704144 
Hage FG, Smalheiser S, Zoghbi GJ, Perry GJ, Deierhoi M, Warnock D, Iskandrian AE, de Mattos AM, Aqel RA. Predictors of survival in patients with end-stage renal disease evaluated for kidney transplantation. Am J Cardiol. 2007 Sep 15;100(6):1020-5. Epub 2007 Jul 5.  17826390 
Kumar V, Julian BA, Deierhoi MH, Curtis JJ. Secondary listing for deceased-donor kidney transplantation does not increase likelihood of engraftment at a large transplant center. Am J Transplant. 2009 Jul;9(7):1671-3. doi:
10.1111/j.1600-6143.2009.02677.x. Epub 2009 Jun 10. 
de Mattos AM, Siedlecki A, Gaston RS, Perry GJ, Julian BA, Kew CE 2nd,Deierhoi MH, Young C, Curtis JJ, Iskandrian AE. Systolic dysfunction portends increased mortality among those waiting for renal transplant. J Am Soc Nephrol.
2008 Jun;19(6):1191-6. doi: 10.1681/ASN.2007040503. Epub 2008 Mar 27. 

Renal Transplantation