Make a Referral

Pediatric Liver Transplantation

To make a referral to the Hillman Center for Pediatric Transplantation for a liver transplant, contact our referral transplant coordinators:

Eileen Weinmann, RN, CPN
Clinical Transplant Coordinator I
Pre-Transplant Services
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Avenue FP6
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone: 412-692-6925
Email: eileen.weinmann2@upmc.edu

Jessie Geary, BSN, RN
Clinical Transplant Coordinator
UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Avenue 6FP
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
Phone: 412-692-7754
Email: jessie.geary@chp.edu

Office hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Fax: 412-692-6117

Emergency referrals are accepted 24 hours a day at 877-640-6746.

From the time of initial contact, the nurse coordinator will guide you through the evaluation process, which includes:

  • Obtaining the necessary medical and insurance information
  • Reviewing the child’s medical information with the transplant surgeons
  • Scheduling an evaluation specific to each child’s needs

The financial department will contact you and assist you in assuring that you are financially cleared for all aspects of care without hidden costs.