Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Center for Genetic Medicine

Michael M I Abecassis, MD, MBA

Michael M I Abecassis, MD, MBA

Director, Comprehensive Transplant Center
Chief of Transplant surgery in the Department of Surgery

James Roscoe Miller Distinguished Professor of Medicine

Professor of Surgery (Organ Transplantation) and Microbiology-Immunology



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

mabecass( at )

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Education and Certification

MD: University of Toronto (1983)
MBA: Northwestern University, Administration (2000)
Internship: Wellesley Hospital, Toronto , Surgery (1984)
Residency: Toronto University Hospital, Canada, Surgery (1989)
Fellowship: Toronto University Hospital, Canada (1990)
Fellowship: Univ. of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics (1991)
Postdoctoral Fellowship: University of Iowa (1991)
Postdoctoral Fellowship: University of Iowa, Transplantation (1991)
Board Certification: Surgery


Description of Interests

Hepatobiliary Surgery, Liver Transplantation, Living Donor Liver Transplant, Pancreatic Surgery

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