Physician’s Profile

Adam D. Griesemer, MD

Director, Large Animal Xenotransplantation Laboratory, Columbia Center for Translational Immunology
Affiliations: 
NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia
Board Certificates: 
Surgery
Expertise: 
Transplant Hepatology
Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
Pediatric Transplant Surgery
Portal Hypertension
Surgery
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Shunts
Living Donor Liver Surgery
Honors: 

AASLD Career Development Award in Liver Transplantation, 2015

Forde Award for Research, Columbia University, 2013

Department of Surgery's Chairman's Research Award, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2013

Louis V. Gerstner, Jr. Scholar – Research Award, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2013

Blakemore Prize - Best Resident Research Award, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2011

Blakemore Award - Best Resident Research Award, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2009

American Society of Transplantation Young Investigator Award, Transplantation Biology Research Center, Harvard Medical School, 2008

International Xenotransplantation Travel Grant, Transplantation Biology Research Center, Harvard Medical School, 2007

American Society of Transplantation/JDRF Research Fellowship Award, Transplantation Biology Research Center, Harvard Medical School, 2005

Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, 2003

Marion DeWeese Award for Excellence in General Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, 2003

Donald Silver Award for Excellence in Vascular Surgery, University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, 2003

Interests: 
Use of Tregs to control natural antibody responses and facilitate xenogeneic bone marrow engraftment
Xenogeneic tolerance induction via mixed chimerism and thymus transplant
Allogeneic tolerance induction
Control of humoral rejection
Small for Size Syndrome after Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Lab Members: 
Paula Alonso-Guallart, DVM
Sulemon Chaudry, MD
Jeffery Stern, MD
Joshua Weiner, MD, Former Lab Member
Publications: 
Thome J, Bickham K, Ohmura Y, Kubota M, Matsuoka N, Gordon C, Granot T, Griesemer A, Lerner H, Kato T, and Farber D. Compartmentalization of infant T-cell differentiation and regulation in human tissues. Nature Medicine. Accepted - In Pre
Soubrane O, Rougemont O, Kim K, Samstein B, Mamode N, Boillot O, Troisi R, Scatton O, Cauchy F, Lee S, Griesemer A, Ahmed Z, Clavien P, and Cherqui D. Laparoscopic Living Donor Left Lateral Sectionectomy: a New Standard Practice for Donor
Parekh M, Kluger M, Griesemer A, and Bentley-Hibbert S. Regenerative Liver Surgeries: The alphabet soup of emerging techniques. American Journal of Roentgenology. Accepted – In Press
Weiner J, Griesemer A, Island E, Lobritto S, Martinez M, Selvaggi G, Lefkowitch J, Velasco M, Tryphonopoulos P, Emond J, Tzakis A, Kato T. Long-Term Outcomes of Auxiliary Partial Orthotopic Liver Transplantation in Pre-Adolescent Children
Matsuoka N, Weiner JI, Griesemer AD, Samstein BB, Zhao Y, et al. Ex Vivo Pancreaticoduodenectomy and Liver Autotransplantation for Pancreatic Head Tumor with Extensive Involvement of the Hepatoduodenal Ligament. Liver Transplantation. 201