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Debra L Sudan, MD

Chief, Division of Abdominal Transplant Surgery
Professor of Surgery
Professor in Pediatrics
Office: 223 Hanes House, Durham, NC 27710
Campus Mail: DUMC Box 3512 Med Ctr, Durham, NC 27710

Education and Training

  • M.D., Wright State University, 1994

Selected Grants

Publications

Modi, Krishna, Maria Segovia, Alisha Mavis, Thomas Schiano, Yuval Patel, Justin Boike, Debra Sudan, Shunji Nagai, and Syed-Mohammed Jafri. “Efficacy and safety of mammalian target of rapamycin inhibitors following intestinal and multivisceral transplantation.” Clin Transplant 35, no. 7 (July 2021): e14324. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14324.

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Shaw, Brian I., Mariya L. Samoylova, Scott Sanoff, Andrew S. Barbas, Debra L. Sudan, L Ebony Boulware, and Lisa M. McElroy. “Need for improvements in simultaneous heart-kidney allocation: The limitation of pretransplant glomerular filtration rate.” Am J Transplant 21, no. 7 (July 2021): 2468–78. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16466.

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Boulware, L Ebony, Debra L. Sudan, Tara S. Strigo, Patti L. Ephraim, Clemontina A. Davenport, Jane F. Pendergast, Iris Pounds, et al. “Transplant social worker and donor financial assistance to increase living donor kidney transplants among African Americans: The TALKS Study, a randomized comparative effectiveness trial.” Am J Transplant 21, no. 6 (June 2021): 2175–87. https://doi.org/10.1111/ajt.16403.

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Halpern, Samantha E., Dimitrios Moris, Brian I. Shaw, Samuel J. Kesseli, Mariya L. Samoylova, Miriam Manook, Robin Schmitz, et al. “Definition and Analysis of Textbook Outcome: A Novel Quality Measure in Kidney Transplantation.” World J Surg 45, no. 5 (May 2021): 1504–13. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00268-020-05943-y.

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Barbas, Andrew S., Jacob N. Schroder, Deeplaxmi P. Borle, Arturo Suarez, Nader Abraham, Michael W. Manning, Timothy E. Miller, et al. “Planned Initiation of Venoarterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Prior to Liver Transplantation in a Patient With Severe Portopulmonary Hypertension.” Liver Transpl 27, no. 5 (May 2021): 760–62. https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.25871.

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Adeniji, Nia, Vinodhini Arjunan, Vijay Prabhakar, Ajitha Mannalithara, Tara Ghaziani, Aijaz Ahmed, Paul Kwo, et al. “Posttransplant Outcomes in Older Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma Are Driven by Non-Hepatocellular Carcinoma Factors.” Liver Transpl 27, no. 5 (May 2021): 684–98. https://doi.org/10.1002/lt.25974.

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Schnickel, Gabriel T., Stuart Greenstein, Jennifer A. Berumen, Nahel Elias, Debra L. Sudan, Kendra D. Conzen, Kristin L. Mekeel, David P. Foley, Ryutaro Hirose, and Justin R. Parekh. “Understanding the Impact of Pneumonia and Other Complications in Elderly Liver Transplant Recipients: An Analysis of NSQIP Transplant.” Transplant Direct 7, no. 5 (May 2021): e692. https://doi.org/10.1097/TXD.0000000000001151.

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Shaw, Brian I., Fides R. Schwartz, Mariya L. Samoylova, Andrew S. Barbas, Lisa M. McElroy, Carl Berg, Debra L. Sudan, Daniele Marin, and Kadiyala V. Ravindra. “Left lateral segment liver volume is not correlated with anthropometric measures.” Hpb (Oxford), April 27, 2021. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.hpb.2021.04.018.

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DePasquale, Nicole, Matthew J. Ellis, Debra L. Sudan, Patti L. Ephraim, Lisa M. McElroy, Dinushika Mohottige, Clemontina A. Davenport, et al. “African Americans' discussions about living-donor kidney transplants with family or friends: Who, what, and why not?” Clin Transplant 35, no. 4 (April 2021): e14222. https://doi.org/10.1111/ctr.14222.

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Knechtle, Stuart J., Danielle Niedfeldt, Debra Sudan, Annette Jackson, Ian Jamieson, Matthew Hartwig, and Carmelo Milano. “Another Step Toward Becoming a Transplant Community.” Ann Surg 273, no. 4 (April 1, 2021): e149–50. https://doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000004472.

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