Tiago N Machuca

Tiago N Machuca, MD, PhD

Chief Of The Division Of Thoracic Surgery

Department: MD-SURGERY-THORACIC
Business Phone: (352) 273-5496

About Tiago N Machuca

Tiago Machuca, MD, PhD, is an associate professor of surgery at the University of Florida College of Medicine. Dr. Machuca joined the division of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery after completing clinical fellowships in thoracic surgery and lung transplantation at the University of Toronto, the premiere center in the world for his specialty. He was also a postdoctoral research fellow at the Latner Thoracic Surgery Research Laboratories at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Machuca earned his medical degree at the Federal University of Parana, followed by his general surgery residency at the University of Sao Paulo, a thoracic surgery residency at Santa Casa de Porto Alegre and a doctoral degree in respiratory sciences from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, all in Brazil.

His clinical interests include thoracic surgical oncology, minimally invasive thoracic surgery, robotic surgery, tracheal surgery, lung transplantation and extracorporeal life support, while his research interests include lung preservation, ex vivo lung perfusion, lung transplantation and donation after determination of circulatory arrest as well as extracorporeal life support.

Dr. Machuca currently serves as a reviewer for the journal Annals of Thoracic Surgery. He is a member of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation and the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer. He has won numerous awards and accolades during his career, including the 2011 Research Fellowship Award from the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, 2012 Research Fellowship Award from the American Society of Transplantation, 2012 Best Basic Science Presentation and 2014 Best Clinical Science Presentation at Thoracic Surgery Research Day from the University of Toronto. He also won the 2013 Brinda Murti Award in Lung Transplantation Research from Latner Thoracic Surgery Research Laboratories and the 2014 Intuitive Robotic Surgery Fellowship from the American Association for Thoracic Surgery.

Dr. Machuca is widely published in prestigious journals, such as the Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, the American Journal of Transplantation and the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

Accomplishments

Best Clinical Science Presentation
2014 · Thoracic Surgery Research Day, University of Toronto
Finalist, Zane Cohen Clinical Fellowship for Best Surgical Fellow
2014 · Division of Thoracic Surgery, University of Toronto
Intuitive Robotic Surgery Fellowship
2014 · American Association of Thoracic Surgery
Brinda Murti Award in Lung Transplantation Research
2013 · Latner Thoracic Surgery Research Laboratories
Research Fellowship Award
2012 · American Society of Transplantation
Research Fellowship Award
2011 · International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
Areas of Interest
  • Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation
  • Lung cancer
  • Lung cancer – small cell
  • Lung surgery
  • Lung transplant
  • Non-small cell lung cancer
  • Robotic surgery

Publications

2021
A novel injury site-natural antibody targeted complement inhibitor protects against lung transplant injury.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 21(6):2067-2078 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.16404. [PMID] 33210808.
2021
Case report: double lung en bloc procurement from a donor after arterial switch operation.
Cardiology in the young. 31(8):1238-1240 [DOI] 10.1017/S1047951121003589. [PMID] 34493355.
2021
Early outcomes after lung transplantation for severe COVID-19: a series of the first consecutive cases from four countries.
The Lancet. Respiratory medicine. 9(5):487-497 [DOI] 10.1016/S2213-2600(21)00077-1. [PMID] 33811829.
2021
Effects of Patient and Surgery Characteristics on Persistent Postoperative Pain: A Mediation Analysis.
The Clinical journal of pain. [DOI] 10.1097/AJP.0000000000000979. [PMID] 34475340.
2021
Ex vivo SARS-CoV-2 infection of human lung reveals heterogeneous host defense and therapeutic responses.
JCI insight. 6(18) [DOI] 10.1172/jci.insight.148003. [PMID] 34357881.
2021
In vivo reprogramming of pathogenic lung TNFR2+ cDC2s by IFNβ inhibits HDM-induced asthma.
Science immunology. 6(61) [DOI] 10.1126/sciimmunol.abi8472. [PMID] 34244314.
2021
Lung transplantation for acute exacerbation of interstitial lung disease.
Thorax. [DOI] 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-215681. [PMID] 34226204.
2021
Lung transplantation for COVID-19-associated ARDS – Authors’ reply.
The Lancet. Respiratory medicine. 9(9) [DOI] 10.1016/S2213-2600(21)00288-5. [PMID] 34224678.
2021
Patient and Procedural Determinants of Postoperative Pain Trajectories.
Anesthesiology. 134(3):421-434 [DOI] 10.1097/ALN.0000000000003681. [PMID] 33449996.
2021
Predicting long-term postsurgical pain by examining the evolution of acute pain.
European journal of pain (London, England). 25(3):624-636 [DOI] 10.1002/ejp.1698. [PMID] 33171546.
2021
Set Up for Failure: Pre-Existing Autoantibodies in Lung Transplant.
Frontiers in immunology. 12 [DOI] 10.3389/fimmu.2021.711102. [PMID] 34456920.
2021
Slow Dynamics of Acute Postoperative Pain Intensity Time Series Determined via Wavelet Analysis Are Associated With the Risk of Severe Postoperative Day 30 Pain.
Anesthesia and analgesia. 132(5):1465-1474 [DOI] 10.1213/ANE.0000000000005385. [PMID] 33591118.
2021
Successful Preoperative Optimization for Lung Transplantation With Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 111(3):e201-e203 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2020.05.078. [PMID] 32652070.
2020
Bivalirudin and Alteplase for Pulmonary Embolism Requiring Veno-Arterial Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in an Adolescent.
The journal of extra-corporeal technology. 52(4):327-331 [DOI] 10.1182/ject-2000013. [PMID] 33343036.
2020
Comment on Let’s Build Bridges to Recovery in COVID-19 ARDS, not Burn Them!
Annals of surgery. [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000004623. [PMID] 33214464.
2020
Commentary: Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation for patients with refractory Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): What do we know and what do we need to learn?
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2020.11.128. [PMID] 33516461.
2020
Enhanced Mitochondrial DNA Repair Resuscitates Transplantable Lungs Donated After Circulatory Death.
The Journal of surgical research. 245:273-280 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jss.2019.07.057. [PMID] 31421373.
2020
Extended post-ex vivo lung perfusion cold preservation predicts primary graft dysfunction and mortality: Results from a multicentric study.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 39(9):954-961 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2020.05.002. [PMID] 32475748.
2020
Increased Arginase Expression and Decreased Nitric Oxide in Pig Donor Lungs after Normothermic Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion.
Biomolecules. 10(2) [DOI] 10.3390/biom10020300. [PMID] 32075026.
2020
Lung IFNAR1hi TNFR2+ cDC2 promotes lung regulatory T cells induction and maintains lung mucosal tolerance at steady state.
Mucosal immunology. 13(4):595-608 [DOI] 10.1038/s41385-020-0254-1. [PMID] 31959883.
2020
Lung transplantation for cystic fibrosis.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 39(6):553-560 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2020.02.010. [PMID] 32147452.
2020
MicroRNA-206 antagomiR‒enriched extracellular vesicles attenuate lung ischemia‒reperfusion injury through CXCL1 regulation in alveolar epithelial cells.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 39(12):1476-1490 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2020.09.012. [PMID] 33067103.
2020
SMARCA4-Deficient Thoracic Sarcoma: A Case Report and Review of Literature.
International journal of surgical pathology. 28(1):102-108 [DOI] 10.1177/1066896919865944. [PMID] 31382829.
2020
Successful bridge to lung transplantation with transcatheter aortic valve replacement.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 20(12):3658-3661 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.16103. [PMID] 32506577.
2019
Ex vivo perfusion techniques: state of the art and potential applications.
Intensive care medicine. 45(3):354-356 [DOI] 10.1007/s00134-019-05568-3. [PMID] 30805660.
2019
Migrated Endovascular Coil. An Unwelcome Guest.
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 200(3):384-385 [DOI] 10.1164/rccm.201811-2172IM. [PMID] 30860859.
2019
Photodynamic Therapy for Bronchial Microscopic Residual Disease After Resection in Lung Cancer.
Journal of bronchology & interventional pulmonology. 26(1):49-54 [DOI] 10.1097/LBR.0000000000000510. [PMID] 29771775.
2019
Pre-operative therapeutic plasma Exchange and intravenous immune globulin for the treatment of heparin induced thrombocytopenia in a lung transplant recipient.
Transfusion and apheresis science : official journal of the World Apheresis Association : official journal of the European Society for Haemapheresis. 58(4):505-507 [DOI] 10.1016/j.transci.2019.05.010. [PMID] 31387833.
2019
The Evolving Role of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation in Lung Transplantation: Implications for Anesthetic Management.
Journal of cardiothoracic and vascular anesthesia. 33(7):1995-2006 [DOI] 10.1053/j.jvca.2018.10.007. [PMID] 30455142.
2019
The Impact of Donor and Recipient Age: Older Lung Transplant Recipients Do Not Require Younger Lungs.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 107(3):868-876 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2018.09.066. [PMID] 30444994.
2018
Angiographic embolization followed by piecemeal resection of giant posterior mediastinal schwannoma: Case report and concise review.
International journal of surgery case reports. 53:250-253 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ijscr.2018.10.055. [PMID] 30439671.
2018
Catheter-directed guidance for ECMO cannulation with unfavorable caval anatomy.
Indian journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 34(3):391-393 [DOI] 10.1007/s12055-017-0585-z. [PMID] 33060899.
2018
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation to facilitate tracheal healing after oesophagogastric catastrophe.
European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 53(1):288-289 [DOI] 10.1093/ejcts/ezx284. [PMID] 28950364.
2018
Towards donor lung recovery-gene expression changes during ex vivo lung perfusion of human lungs.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 18(6):1518-1526 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.14700. [PMID] 29446226.
2017
A 42-Year-Old Woman With Anemia, Shock, and Ischemic Stroke After Lung Transplantation.
Chest. 151(3):e63-e68 [DOI] 10.1016/j.chest.2016.09.006. [PMID] 28279287.
2017
Higher M30 and high mobility group box 1 protein levels in ex vivo lung perfusate are associated with primary graft dysfunction after human lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2017.06.005. [PMID] 28689646.
2017
Performance of Endobronchial Ultrasound-Guided Transbronchial Needle Aspiration for the Diagnosis of Isolated Mediastinal and Hilar Lymphadenopathy.
Respiration; international review of thoracic diseases. 94(5):457-464 [DOI] 10.1159/000479745. [PMID] 28898881.
2017
Safety and Efficacy of Ex Vivo Donor Lung Adenoviral IL-10 Gene Therapy in a Large Animal Lung Transplant Survival Model.
Human gene therapy. 28(9):757-765 [DOI] 10.1089/hum.2016.070. [PMID] 28052693.
2017
Soluble Adhesion Molecules During Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion Are Associated With Posttransplant Primary Graft Dysfunction.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 17(5):1396-1404 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.14160. [PMID] 27977885.
2017
Two Decades of Lung Retransplantation: A Single-Center Experience.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 103(4):1076-1083 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2016.09.107. [PMID] 28017335.
2016
A 61-Year-Old Man With Shortness of Breath, Ascites, and Lower Extremity Edema.
Chest. 149(6):e195-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.chest.2015.12.037. [PMID] 27287597.
2016
Ex Vivo Perfusion Treatment of Infection in Human Donor Lungs.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 16(4):1229-37 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.13562. [PMID] 26730551.
2016
Importance of left atrial pressure during ex vivo lung perfusion.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 35(6):808-14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2016.02.008. [PMID] 27160496.
2016
Low-dose computed tomography volumetry for subtyping chronic lung allograft dysfunction.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 35(1):59-66 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2015.07.005. [PMID] 26342441.
2015
Cardiopulmonary Bypass and Extracorporeal Life Support for Emergent Intraoperative Thoracic Situations.
Thoracic surgery clinics. 25(3):325-34 [DOI] 10.1016/j.thorsurg.2015.04.012. [PMID] 26210928.
2015
Functional outcomes and quality of life after normothermic ex vivo lung perfusion lung transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 34(4):547-56 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2014.09.044. [PMID] 25476845.
2015
Lung transplantation with donation after circulatory determination of death donors and the impact of ex vivo lung perfusion.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 15(4):993-1002 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.13124. [PMID] 25772069.
2015
Mechanical Support for the Failing Right Ventricle in Patients With Precapillary Pulmonary Hypertension.
Circulation. 132(6):526-36 [DOI] 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.114.012593. [PMID] 26260498.
2015
Outcomes of intraoperative extracorporeal membrane oxygenation versus cardiopulmonary bypass for lung transplantation.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 149(4):1152-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.11.039. [PMID] 25583107.
2015
Protein expression profiling predicts graft performance in clinical ex vivo lung perfusion.
Annals of surgery. 261(3):591-7 [DOI] 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000974. [PMID] 25371129.
2015
Pulmonary vascular changes 22 years after single lung transplantation for pulmonary arterial hypertension: a case report with molecular and pathological analysis.
Pulmonary circulation. 5(4):739-43 [DOI] 10.1086/683692. [PMID] 26697185.
2015
The role of the endothelin-1 pathway as a biomarker for donor lung assessment in clinical ex vivo lung perfusion.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 34(6):849-57 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2015.01.003. [PMID] 25907141.
2015
Use of single-cannula venous-venous extracorporeal life support in the management of life-threatening airway obstruction.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 99(3):e63-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.12.033. [PMID] 25742860.
2015
When to refer a patient with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension for pulmonary endarterectomy.
The Canadian journal of cardiology. 31(4):509-14 [DOI] 10.1016/j.cjca.2015.01.042. [PMID] 25840100.
2014
Distinct expression patterns of alveolar “alarmins” in subtypes of chronic lung allograft dysfunction.
American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons. 14(6):1425-32 [DOI] 10.1111/ajt.12718. [PMID] 24787265.
2014
Double-chamber rotating bioreactor for dynamic perfusion cell seeding of large-segment tracheal allografts: comparison to conventional static methods.
Tissue engineering. Part C, Methods. 20(8):681-92 [DOI] 10.1089/ten.TEC.2013.0627. [PMID] 24392662.
2014
Ex vivo lung perfusion.
Journal of thoracic disease. 6(8):1054-62 [DOI] 10.3978/j.issn.2072-1439.2014.07.12. [PMID] 25132972.
2014
Long-term outcome after resection of non-small cell lung cancer invading the thoracic inlet.
The Annals of thoracic surgery. 98(3):962-7 [DOI] 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2014.05.015. [PMID] 25069687.
2014
Low invasive in vivo tissue sampling for monitoring biomarkers and drugs during surgery.
Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology. 94(5):586-94 [DOI] 10.1038/labinvest.2014.44. [PMID] 24687119.
2014
Metabolomic heterogeneity of pulmonary arterial hypertension.
PloS one. 9(2) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0088727. [PMID] 24533144.
2014
Modified in vivo lung perfusion allows for prolonged perfusion without acute lung injury.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 147(2):774-81: discussion 781 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.10.009. [PMID] 24290703.
2013
Advances in lung preservation.
The Surgical clinics of North America. 93(6):1373-94 [DOI] 10.1016/j.suc.2013.08.001. [PMID] 24206857.
2013
Efficient gene delivery to pig airway epithelia and submucosal glands using helper-dependent adenoviral vectors.
Molecular therapy. Nucleic acids. 2 [DOI] 10.1038/mtna.2013.55. [PMID] 24104599.
2013
Injury-specific ex vivo treatment of the donor lung: pulmonary thrombolysis followed by successful lung transplantation.
American journal of respiratory and critical care medicine. 188(7):878-80 [DOI] 10.1164/rccm.201302-0368LE. [PMID] 24083866.
2013
Solid phase microextraction fills the gap in tissue sampling protocols.
Analytica chimica acta. 803:75-81 [DOI] 10.1016/j.aca.2013.08.031. [PMID] 24216199.
2013
The effect of decellularization of tracheal allografts on leukocyte infiltration and of recellularization on regulatory T cell recruitment.
Biomaterials. 34(23):5821-32 [DOI] 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2013.04.044. [PMID] 23663928.
2012
Experience with the first 50 ex vivo lung perfusions in clinical transplantation.
The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 144(5):1200-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2012.08.009. [PMID] 22944089.
2012
Lung transplantation without the use of cardiopulmonary bypass in a patient with Kartagener syndrome.
Jornal brasileiro de pneumologia : publicacao oficial da Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisilogia. 38(6):806-9 [PMID] 23288129.
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2012
Physiologic assessment of the ex vivo donor lung for transplantation.
The Journal of heart and lung transplantation : the official publication of the International Society for Heart Transplantation. 31(10):1120-6 [DOI] 10.1016/j.healun.2012.08.016. [PMID] 22975103.
2012
Transplantation for lung cancer.
Current opinion in organ transplantation. 17(5):479-84 [DOI] 10.1097/MOT.0b013e328357fff6. [PMID] 22907541.
2012
Twelve-year survival of the first living-donor pediatric lung transplantation in Brazil.
Jornal de pediatria. 88(5):413-6 [DOI] 10.2223/JPED.2222. [PMID] 23023786.
2011
Lung transplantation for lymphangioleiomyomatosis: single-center Brazilian experience with no chylothorax.
Transplantation proceedings. 43(1):236-8 [DOI] 10.1016/j.transproceed.2010.12.051. [PMID] 21335196.
2011
Lung transplantation for patients older than 65 years: is it a feasible option?
Transplantation proceedings. 43(1):233-5 [DOI] 10.1016/j.transproceed.2010.12.010. [PMID] 21335195.
2011
Prognostic factors in lung transplantation: the Santa Casa de Porto Alegre experience.
Transplantation. 91(11):1297-303 [DOI] 10.1097/TP.0b013e31821ab8e5. [PMID] 21572382.
2010
Acute humoral rejection in a lung recipient: reversion with bortezomib.
Transplantation. 89(1):125-6 [DOI] 10.1097/TP.0b013e3181c280f9. [PMID] 20061929.
2010
Large pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm due to lung carcinoma: pulmonary artery pseudoaneurysm.
Journal of thoracic imaging. 25(1):W4-5 [DOI] 10.1097/RTI.0b013e3181981b40. [PMID] 20160588.
2010
Surgical treatment of benign tracheo-oesophageal fistulas with tracheal resection and oesophageal primary closure: is the muscle flap really necessary?
European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 37(3):576-80 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejcts.2009.08.023. [PMID] 19800809.
2010
Surgical treatment of bronchial carcinoid tumors: a single-center experience.
Lung cancer (Amsterdam, Netherlands). 70(2):158-62 [DOI] 10.1016/j.lungcan.2010.01.015. [PMID] 20223552.
2009
[Isolated mediastinal cystic lymphangioma].
Revista portuguesa de pneumologia. 15(4):697-703 [PMID] 19547899.
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2009
Bortezomib in lung transplantation: a promising start.
Clinical transplants. 421-4 [PMID] 20524308.
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2009
Multiple synchronous bronchial carcinoid tumors: report of a case.
The Thoracic and cardiovascular surgeon. 57(1):58-60 [DOI] 10.1055/s-2008-1038467. [PMID] 19170003.
2009
Post-intubation tracheal injury: report of three cases and literature review.
Jornal brasileiro de pneumologia : publicacao oficial da Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisilogia. 35(8):809-13 [PMID] 19750335.
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2009
Prosthesis for open pleurostomy (POP): management for chronic empyemas.
Clinics (Sao Paulo, Brazil). 64(3):203-8 [PMID] 19330246.
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2009
Synchronous pulmonary and hepatic nodules in a patient with previous bronchogenic carcinoma: the relevance of histopathological confirmation.
Jornal brasileiro de pneumologia : publicacao oficial da Sociedade Brasileira de Pneumologia e Tisilogia. 35(6):602-5 [PMID] 19618039.
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2008
Round pneumonia: a rare condition mimicking bronchogenic carcinoma. Case report and review of the literature.
Sao Paulo medical journal = Revista paulista de medicina. 126(4):236-8 [PMID] 18853036.
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2008
Surgical maneuvers for the management of bronchial complications in lung transplantation.
European journal of cardio-thoracic surgery : official journal of the European Association for Cardio-thoracic Surgery. 34(6):1206-9 [DOI] 10.1016/j.ejcts.2008.06.027. [PMID] 18715795.
2005
Granular cell tumor of the neurohypophysis: report of a case with unusual age presentation.
Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology. 447(3):649-52 [PMID] 16133355.
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2004
Gastrointestinal stromal tumor: report of two unusual cases.
Virchows Archiv : an international journal of pathology. 444(6):594-6 [PMID] 15118853.
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2004
Gliosarcoma: report of four cases with immunohistochemical findings.
Arquivos de neuro-psiquiatria. 62(3A):608-12 [PMID] 15334217.
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2004
Inflammatory pseudotumor of the spleen concomitant with renal cell carcinoma: case report.
Sao Paulo medical journal = Revista paulista de medicina. 122(5):217-9 [PMID] 15602810.
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2004
Liver resection: 10-year experience from a single institution.
Arquivos de gastroenterologia. 41(4):229-33 [PMID] 15806266.
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Grants

Mar 2019 – Feb 2020
Reducing surgical complications in newly diagnosed lung cancer patients who smoke cigarettes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NRG ONCOLOGY FOU via NATL INST OF HLTH NCI
Jul 2017 ACTIVE
The effect of intermittent hemidiaphragm stimulation during surgery on mitochondrial function, single fiber contractile force and catabolic pathways in humans
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIAMS
Jul 2017 – Jun 2018
Ex Vivo Modulation of the Endothelin-1 Axis in a Pre-Clinical Lung Transplantation Model
Role: Other
Funding: AMER LUNG ASSO
Apr 2015 ACTIVE
NOVEL LUNG TRIAL Extension and REVIVE PAS StudyNORMOTHERMIC EX VIVO LUNG PERFUSION (EVLP) AS ASSESSMENT OF EXTENDED/MARGINAL DONOR LUNGS FOR TRANSPLANT
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: XVIVO PERFUSION INC
Feb 2015 – Jun 2019
FCPA Start up funds
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: FL CLINICAL PRACTICE ASSO
Jun 2001 ACTIVE
01040902
Role: Project Manager
Funding: GRIFOLS SA

Education

Fellowship – Thoracic Surgery
2014 · University of Toronto
PhD
2011 · Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul
Residency – Thoracic Surgery
2009 · Program of Medical Residency
Residency – Surgery
2007 · University of Sao Paulo
Medical Degree
2005 · Federal University of Parana

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7600 Surgery Clerkship
2016,2018
MDT7600 Elect Top/Surgery

Contact Details

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