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Pedro Baron, MD
Professor, Surgery
School of Medicine
Presentations    General Academic Presentation
  • Living Organ Donor Transplant. Presentation at Kidney Disease Awareness and Education Conference. Loma Linda University. July 28, 2010

    ( 7/2010 )
  Research Presentations -- International
  • Baron, PW, Astudillo JA, Cubas RF, Kore A, Elihu A, de Vera M, Perez MCN. Hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma: Is hepatitis c viral infection an etiologic factor?  Abstract accepted for poster presentation at The Transplantation Society, 24th International Congress, July 15-19, 2012. Berlin, Germany.

    ( 7/2012 )
  • Baron PW, Brooks J, Baldwin DD, Cutler D, Kore A, Elihu A, de Vera ME, Sahney S. Comparison of outcomes of hand-assisted laparoscopie to open nephrectomy for pediatric recipients.  Abstract accepted for poster presentation at The Transplantation Society, 24th International Congress, July 15-19, 2012. Berlin, Germany.

    ( 7/2012 )
  • Baron PW, Bamert R, Buckert L, Zappia J, Kore A, Elihu A, de Vera ME, Iwaki Y.  Successful combined liver and kidney transplant with positive flow cross-match and multiple high donor specific antibody levels.  Abstract accepted for poster presentation at The Transplantation Society, 24th International Congress.  July 15-19, 2012, Berlin, Germany.

    ( 7/2012 )
  • Shores, D., Yorgin, P., Cutler, D., Sahney, S., Ojogho, O.K., Baron, P., Franco, E., Ejike, J., Abd Allah, S., Mathur, M., Mirza, R., Tinsley, C., Treiman, S., Bahk, T., Shah, M., Yanni, G. Successful use of plasmapheresis combined with renal replacement therapy  in  treating children with acute hepatic failure and acute-on-chronic hepatic failure. Accepted for oral presentation at the XXII International Congress of the Transplantation Society at Sydney, Australia, August 10-14, 2008

    ( 8/2008 )
  • Baron, P.W., Ben-Youssef, R., Franco, E., Elihu, A, Kore, A. , Baldwin, D. D., Ojogho, O. 150 consecutive cases of hand-assisted laparoscopic donor nephrectomy: A successful single center experience. Oral presentation at the XXII International Congress of the Transplantation Society at Sydney, Australia, August 10-14, 2008

    ( 8/2008 )
  • Ojogho, O.N., Ben-Youssef, R., Franco, E.S, Kore, A, Baron, P.W. Pancreas graft thrombosis in simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation without anticoagulation prophylaxis: impact of venous drainage. Abstract presented at the American Transplant Congress, May 31-June 4, 2008, Ontario, Canada

    ( 5/2008 - 6/2008 )
  • Baron, P.W., Ben-Youssef, R., Franco, E.S, Weissman, J., Baqai, W., Kore, A., DeLeon, M., Cordero-MacIntyre, Z., Ojogho, O.N.  New onset posttransplant diabetes in Hispanic kidney transplants recipients. Abstract presented at the American Transplant Congress, May 31-June 4, 2008, Ontario, Canada

    ( 5/2008 - 6/2008 )
  • Ben-Youssef, R., Baron, P.W., Franco, E.S, Kore, A., Ojogho, O.N.  Excellent clinical outcomes in simultaneous pancreas and kidney transplantation without routine anticoagulation prophylaxis. Abstract presented at the American Transplant Congress, May 31-June 4, 2008, Ontario, Canada

    ( 5/2008 - 6/2008 )
  • Plenary Papers and Young Investigator’s Awards: “Prospective Randomized Study of the Benefits of Preoperative Corticosteroid Administration on the Hepatic Ischemia-Reperfusion Injury and Cytokine Response in Patients Undergoing Hepatic Resection”. Carlos Pulitano, MD, Marcella Arru, MD, Renato Finazzi, MD, Luca Aldrighetti, MD, PhD, Marco Catena, MD, PhD, Gianfranco Ferla, MD, Scientific Institute H San Raffaele, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University School of Medicine, Milan, Italy. Discussant: P.W. Baron. April 15, 2005.

    ( 4/2005 )
  Research Presentations -- National
  • Baron P.W., Ojogho O.N., Sahney S., Ben-Youssef R., Cutler D., Weissman J, Franco E., Zuppan C., Concepcion W. Low dose anti-thymocyte globulin compared to Basiliximab induction therapy in pediatric kidney transplantation. Poster presentation at the American Transplant Congress, Seattle, WA. May 24, 2005.

    ( 5/2005 )
  • Baron P.W., Baldwin D.D., Hadley H.R., Ojogho O.N., Ruckle H.C., Concepcion W. Hand-Assisted Laparoscopic Donor Nephrectomy is Safe and Greatly Increases Kidney Donation for Transplantation. Oral presentation at the Southern California Chapter of American  College of Surgeons.  Santa Barbara, CA. January 16, 2004.  

    ( 1/2004 )
  • Kirsch W.M., Concepcion W., Anton L., Dickson C, Baron P.W., Hakim N.  Facilitated Liver Transplantation and Living Donor Hepatic Resection with Automated Microvascular Clips: A Review of Clinical and Experimental Studies.  Proceedings of the 6th Congress of the International Society of Experimental Microsurgery, August 21-24, 2002, San Diego, CA

    ( 8/2002 )
  Poster Presentation
  • Baron, PW, Peters, R, Elihu, A., Kore, AH., Beeson, L, de Vera, ME.  Comparison of New-onset Diabetes after Kidney Transplant between Hispanics and Caucasians Treated with Tacrolimus-based Immunosuppression.  Poster presentation.  2014 World Transplant Congress, San Francisco, CA ( 7/2014 )
  • Ben-Youssef, R., Baron, P.W., Weissman, J., Franco, E., Kore, A., Ojogho, O.N.  The impact of EBV infection on Immuknow levels in pediatric kidney transplant recipients. Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the 8th International Conference on New Trends in Immunosuppression and Immunotherapy. February 14-17, 2008 , Berlin, Germany

    ( 2/2008 )
  • Ojogho, O., Ben-Youssef, R,Franco, E., Chen, L.J., Williams, J., Baron, P.W. Antibody induction therapy with low dose anti-thymocyte globulin in simultaneous pancreas-kidney transplantation. Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the World Transplant Congress, Boston MA, July 27, 2006

    ( 7/2006 )
  • Baron, P.W., Ben-Youssef, R.,Baldwin, D.D., Franco, E., Chen, L.J., Ojogho, O. The first 100 cases of hand-assisted laparoscopic donor nephrectomy: no conversion to open procedure, no blood transfusion required and no delayed graft function occurred.  Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the World Transplant Congress, Boston, MA, July 27, 2006.

    ( 7/2006 )
  • Ojogho ON, Sahney S, Cutler D, Baron PW, Concepcion W, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA.  Mycophenolate Mofetil (MMF) without antibody induction in pediatric renal transplantation.  Poster presentation at the Eleventh Annual Scientific Session of Society of Black Academic Surgeons.  Boston, MA. April 5-7, 2001 ( 4/2001 )
  Presentations given to non-academic audiences
  • Presentation on Organ Donation Saves Lives to the Spanish-speaking Community.  Yucaipa Center for Health and Wellbeing.  Yucaipa Seventh Day Adventist Church, Yucaipa, CA, August 3, 2013. ( 8/2013 - 7/2013 )