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Shareef Syed, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Surgery
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Phone415-353-8725
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    University of Leicester, Leicester, UKMBChB2008Medicine
    Royal College of SurgeonsMRCS2011Surgery
    University of Southampton, National Health Service Trust, Southampton, UK2010Internal Medicine and General Surgery
    University of Bristol, National Health Service Trust , Bristol, UK2011CardioThoracic Surgey
    Central Michigan University , Michigan, USA2014General Surgery
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA2016General Surgery
    University of California, San Francisco, California, USA2018Abdominal Transplant Surgery
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2019Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
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    Central Michigan University2014The Louis E. Zeile Outstanding Resident in Surgery
    University of California, San Francisco 2016Lawrence W. Way Critical Thinking Award
    University of California, San Francisco2019Faculty Teaching Award

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    Dr. Shareef Syed is an Assistant Professor of Surgery within the Division of Transplant Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco.

    He also serves as the division’s educational lead to general surgery residents, participates in enhancing the campus surgical education curriculum and was recently accepted in to the upcoming Teaching Scholars Program cohort. Dr. Syed was recently awarded the Faculty Teaching Award by UCSF’s PGY1 General Surgery Residents in recognition for the quality of his teaching and contributions to their education. In addition to his clinical and surgical responsibilities, his current research interests include studying renal allograft rejection, the preservation of donor livers and the intersection of global health and education vis-à-vis partnering with a Costa Rican transplant center.

    He is a member of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, Royal College of Surgeons and The Transplantation Society.

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    1. Braun HJ, Dodge JL, Grab JD, Syed SM, Roll GR, Freise CE, Roberts JP, Ascher NL. Living Donor Liver Transplant for Alcoholic Liver Disease: Data from the Adult-to-adult Living Donor Liver Transplantation Study. Transplantation. 2020 Feb; 104(2):285-292. PMID: 31107823.
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    2. Roll GR, Posselt AM, Freise J, Baird J, Syed S, Mo Kang S, Hirose R, Szot GL, Zarinsefat A, Feng S, Worner G, Sarwal M, Stock PG. Long-term follow-up of beta cell replacement therapy in 10 HIV-infected patients with renal failure secondary to type 1 diabetes mellitus. Am J Transplant. 2020 Jan 28. PMID: 31994295.
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    3. Meier RPH, Syed S, Roberts JP. The Authors' Reply: Biliary Bicarbonate, pH, and Glucose Are Suitable Biomarkers of Biliary Viability During Ex Situ Normothermic Machine Perfusion of Human Donor Livers. Transplantation. 2020 Jan; 104(1):e40. PMID: 31568215.
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    4. Roll GR, Webber AB, Gae DH, Laszik Z, Tavakol M, Mayen L, Cunniffe K, Syed S, Hirose R, Freise C, Feng S, Roberts JP, Ascher NL, Stock PG, Rajalingam R. A virtual crossmatch based strategy facilitates sharing of deceased donor kidneys for highly sensitized recipients. Transplantation. 2019 Aug 19. PMID: 31449187.
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    5. Adelmann D, Roll GR, Kothari R, Syed S, Burdine LJ, Tavakol M, Niemann CU. The Impact of Deceased Donor Liver Extraction Time on Early Allograft Function in Adult Liver Transplant Recipients. Transplantation. 2018 Nov; 102(11):e466-e471. PMID: 30048397.
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    6. Hillary Braun, Jennifer L. Dodge, Josh D. Grab, Shareef M. Syed, Garrett R. Roll, Chris E. Freise, John P. Roberts, Nancy L. Ascher. Living Donor Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic Liver Disease. Transplantation Journal. 2018 Jul 1; 102(&NA;):s22-s23.
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    7. Garrett R. Roll, Hillary Braun, Josh D. Grab, Jennifer L. Dodge, Shareef M. Syed, Chris E. Freise, John P. Roberts, Nancy L. Ascher. Retransplantation after Living Donor Liver Transplantation. Transplantation Journal. 2018 Jul 1; 102(&NA;):s24.
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    8. Luu HY, Wang ED, Syed SM, Xu X, Hansen SL, Eichler CM, Nakakura EK. Outcomes of arterial bypass preceding resection of retroperitoneal masses involving major vessels. J Surg Res. 2018 10; 230:34-39. PMID: 30100037.
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    9. Adelmann D, Olmos A, Liu LL, Feiner JR, Roll GR, Burdine L, Tavakol M, Syed S, Orandi BJ, Niemann CU. Intraoperative Management of Liver Transplant Patients Without the Routine Use of Renal Replacement Therapy. Transplantation. 2018 05; 102(5):e229-e235. PMID: 29470352.
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    10. Syed SM, Moradian S, Ahmed M, Ahmed U, Shaheen S, Stalin V. A benign gastric ulcer eroding into a splenic artery pseudoaneurysm presenting as a massive upper gastrointestinal bleed. J Surg Case Rep. 2014 Nov 20; 2014(11). PMID: 25413998.
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    11. Abu Hilal M, Di Fabio F, Syed S, Wiltshire R, Dimovska E, Turner D, Primrose JN, Pearce NW. Assessment of the financial implications for laparoscopic liver surgery: a single-centre UK cost analysis for minor and major hepatectomy. Surg Endosc. 2013 Jul; 27(7):2542-50. PMID: 23355170.
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    12. Muhidin SO, Magan AA, Osman KA, Syed S, Ahmed MH. The relationship between nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and colorectal cancer: the future challenges and outcomes of the metabolic syndrome. J Obes. 2012; 2012:637538. PMID: 23304464.
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    13. Pearce NW, Di Fabio F, Teng MJ, Syed S, Primrose JN, Abu Hilal M. Laparoscopic right hepatectomy: a challenging, but feasible, safe and efficient procedure. Am J Surg. 2011 Nov; 202(5):e52-8. PMID: 21861979.
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