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Jeffrey Fair, M.D., chief, division of transplantation, college of medicine, department of surgery.

UF Surgeons in the News – TV 20: Split Liver Transplants Helping to Close the Organ Donor Gap

Published: Apr 4th, 2014

Every year more than 6,000 liver transplants are performed in the United States, but that’s less than half of the number of patients waiting for a transplant. The odds are […]

Baby who received UF&Shands’ first pediatric liver transplant since program reactivation now thriving

Published: Mar 5th, 2013

Now that Chelsey Hoyle is rid of her scarred, dysfunctional liver, the 1-year-old can really get down to the business of being a baby.

Chelsey received part of an adult liver during a transplant operation in early November, less than a month before her first birthday. The operation was UF&Shands’ first pediatric liver transplant since the program’s seven-month hiatus and its reactivation in April 2012. The program is one of only two in Florida.

UF&Shands reactivates pancreas transplant program

Published: Nov 1st, 2012

The pancreas transplant program at UF&Shands, the University of Florida Academic Health Center, is again open and accepting patients. The United Network for Organ Sharing, the nation’s official organ donation […]

UF&Shands reactivates adult, pediatric liver transplant programs

Published: Apr 25th, 2012

UF&Shands, the University of Florida Academic Health Center, has reactivated its adult and pediatric liver transplant programs and can resume performing liver transplants immediately, officials said today. The United Network […]

UF names Dr. Jeffrey Fair the new chief of transplantation surgery

UF names Dr. Jeffrey Fair the new chief of transplantation surgery

Published: Mar 30th, 2012

Jeffrey Fair, M.D., has joined the University of Florida College of Medicine’s department of surgery as chief of the division of transplantation surgery. Fair, an accomplished transplant surgeon and an […]