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Kyle A. Soltys, MD

Dr. Kyle A. Soltys - Assistant Professor of Surgery, Thomas E. Starzl Transplant Institute, Children
Job Title Assistant Professor of Surgery, Thomas E. Starzl Transplant Institute, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-6110 Phone
412-692-6116 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1995 Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA

Residency:

1997 University Hospital, Department of Surgery, Newark, NJ
2002 University Hospital, Department of Surgery, Newark, NJ

Fellowship:

1998 University Hospital, Division of Transplantation, Newark, NJ
2003 Mount Sinai Medical Center, Recanati-Miller Transplant Institute, New York, NY
2004 University of Pittsburgh, Thomas E. Starzl Transplant Institute, Pittsburgh, PA

Memberships

  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Benjamin Rush Surgical Society
  • International Liver Transplantation Society
  • International Pediatric Transplant Association
  • Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation
  • American Society of Transplant Surgeons

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Surgery

Awards

  • Sherlock Young Investigator Award, The International Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.
  • Travel Award, The SPLIT research group annual meeting
  • Travel Award, The International Liver Transplant Society

Publications

  • Soltys KA, Mazariegos GV, Squires RH, Sindhi RK, Anand R, The SPLIT Research Group. Late Graft Loss or Death in Pediatric Liver Transplantation: An Analysis of the SPLIT Database. Am J Transplant. 2007 Aug 9;7(9):2165-2171.
  • Soltys K, Green M. Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2005 Dec;24(12):1107-8.
  • Soltys K, Dikdan G, Koneru B. Oxidative stress in livers of obese Zucker rats: Rapid amelioration and improved tolerance to warm ischemia with tocopherol and ascorbic acid. Hepatology .34(1):13-8, 2001 July.

Research Interests

  • Ischemia/reperfusion injury in fatty liver models
  • Preservation injury
  • Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorders

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Late graft loss in pediatric transplantation
  • Infectious complications of pediatric transplant
Last Update
December 8, 2009
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