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  • Philip Oyer

    Philip Oyer

    Roy B. Cohn-Theodore A. Falasco Professor in Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Development of an artificial heart assist device; heart, and heart-lung transplantation.

  • Bruce A Reitz

    Bruce A Reitz

    Norman E. Shumway Professor, Emeritus

    Current Research and Scholarly Interests Mechanism of allograft rejection for the heart and, lung; late chronic effects of rejection, such as graft coronary, atherosclerosis in the heart and bronchiolitis obliterans in the, lung; treatment of rejection, including pharmacologic agents, total, lymphoid irradiation, and the induction of tolerance in fetal, animals; clinical studies include the results of lung and heart-lung, transplantation, modification of immunosuppressive protocols, and, factors contributing to late chronic rejection.

  • Yasuhiro Shudo

    Yasuhiro Shudo

    Clinical Assistant Professor, Cardiothoracic Surgery

    Bio Dr. Yasuhiro Shudo is a cardiothoracic surgeon and clinical assistant professor in the Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery at Stanford University.

    Dr. Shudo specializes in the surgical treatment for end-stage cardiopulmonary failure, including heart transplant, heart-lung transplant, lung transplant, mechanical circulatory support (MCS), and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). He has published numerous landmark papers and chapters.
    In addition, Dr. Shudo provides mitral valve repair/replacement (MVR), aortic valve replacement (AVR), complex valve surgery, minimally invasive surgery, coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery, re-operative cardiac surgery, trans-catheter aortic valve replacement (TAVR).

    Dr. Shudo runs a basic and translational science laboratory, focusing on tissue engineered stem cell biology to treat end-stage heart failure, as a heart failure surgeon. As the author or co-author of more than 80 scholarly articles, Dr. Shudo has published in Circulation, Circulation Research, Science Advances, Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Annals of Thoracic Surgery, and elsewhere. He is the recipient of multiple honors and awards, including the American Heart Association and the International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation.

    Originally from Osaka, Japan, Dr. Shudo received his medical degree and PhD from the Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine. He completed his residency and fellowship in Osaka, Japan, after which he completed a postdoctoral research fellowship at University of Pennsylvania, PA and an advanced transplant fellowship at Stanford University Hospital.

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