Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Feinberg Cardiovascular Research Institute
Jason Albert Wertheim, MD, PhD

Jason Albert Wertheim, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Surgery (Organ Transplantation) and McCormick School of Engineering



NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 1900
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611

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Education and Certification

PhD: University of Pennsylvania, Bioengineering (2002)
MD: University of Pennsylvania (2004)
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, Surgery (2009)
Fellowship: University of California, Los Angeles, Transplantation (2011)
Board Certification: General Surgery


Description of Interests

My clinical interests include abdominal organ transplantation and living donation surgery. My research interests focus on developing tissue engineering and regenerative medicine based approaches for renal and hepatic replacement therapies.

Interests (Keywords)

Cell Adhesion Mechanisms; Cell Biology; Cell Imaging; Kidney; Liver disease, pathobiology; Pancreatic disorders; Renal Diseases; Transplantation

Research and Publications

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