Dr. Amy L. Friedman

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Transplant Surgery , Board Certified

Syracuse, NY

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Dr. Amy L. Friedman's bio

Trained in general surgery and in transplant surgery, Dr. Friedman is a clinical transplant surgeon who currently directs Transplantation at the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, New York. She is particularly interested in patient safety and quality improvement. She is well known for her national level efforts to improve the safety of living kidney donors. She was centrally involved in alerting the FDA and the manufacturer of a type of vascular clip, to the danger of using that clip during the donor operation.

Dr. Amy L. Friedman's Locations

  • 750 East Adams Street
  • Syracuse NY 13210
  • 315-464-7329
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Expert's Gender

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Dr. Amy L. Friedman's SPECIALTIES/AREAS OF PRACTICE & HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Specialties/Practice

  • Transplant Surgery

Dr. Amy L. Friedman's Education & Experience

Academic Appointments

  • Professor of Surgery, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY 2007- present
  • Associate Professor of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, 2004-2007
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Yale School of Medicine, 1994-2004

Residencies

  • State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY

Fellowships

Medical Schools

  • State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine, NY 1983

Dr. Amy L. Friedman's Awards & Affiliations

Affiliations

  • Upstate medical university hospital
  • University Surgical Associates
  • Upstate Medical University Hosp

Dr. Amy L. Friedman's Publications

Publications

Regulatory failure contributing to deaths of live kidney donors.

American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, 2012

Payment for living organ donation should be legalised.

BMJ (Clinical research ed.), 2006

Payment for donor kidneys: pros and cons.

Kidney international, 2006

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JAMA, 2010

Dr. Amy L. Friedman's Blog & Additional Links

Posts

  • www.transplantexpert.blogspot.com
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/amy-louise_meguira/