Research Areas & Infrastructure

State-of-the-art facilities are available for the following classifications of projects as part of a number of ongoing research programs within the Department of Surgery.

Areas of research include:   

  • Ischemia-reperfusion
  • Organ preservation/ transplantation
  • Molecular biology of wound healing
  • Cartilage regeneration and repair
  • Solid organ and tissue transplantation
  • Diabetes, islet transplantation and immunology
  • Neurologic oncology
  • Urology: Oncology, Reconstructive, Pediatric
  • Virology
  • Stem cell biology
  • Tissue engineering
  • Perinatal physiology
  • Xenotransplantation
  • Epidemiology/public health sciences

Research facilities include: