Description of Research Expertise:
Dr. Sawinski's research interests include the effects of immunomodulatory viruses such as HCV, HIV,and BK on renal transplantation and the development of renal disease in other solid organ transplant recipients.
Goldberg DS, Abt PL, Blumberg EA, Van Deerlin VM, Levine M, Reddy KR, Bloom RD, Nazarian SM, Sawinski D, Porrett P, Naji A, Hasz R, Suplee L, Trofe-Clark J, Sicilia A, McCauley M, Farooqi M, Gentile C, Smith J, Reese PP.
: Trial of Transplantation of HCV-Infected Kidneys into Uninfected Recipients.
N Engl J Med : 2017.
Locke JE, Mehta S, Sawinski D, Gustafson S, Shelton BA, Reed RD, MacLennan P, Bolch C, Durand C, Massie A, Mannon RB, Gaston R, Saag M, Overton T, Segev DL.
: Access to Kidney Transplantation among HIV-Infected Waitlist Candidates.
Clin J Am Soc Nephrol : 2017.
Locke JE, Sawinski D, Reed RD, Shelton B, MacLennan PA, Kumar V, Mehta S, Mannon RB, Gaston R, Julian B, Carr JJ, Terry JG, Kilgore M, Massie AB, Segev DL, Lewis CE.: APOL1 genotyping and kidney failure risk projection for the young living kidney donor candidate. Annals of Surgery : 2017.
Koyawala N, Silber JH, Rosenbaum PR, Wang W, Hill AS, Reiter JG, Nikam BA, Even-Shoshan O, Bloom RD, Sawinski D, Nazarian S, Trofe-Clark J, Lim MA, Schold J, Reese PP: Comparing Outcomes between Antibody Induction Therapies in Kidney Transplantation Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : 2017.
Cohen JB, Eddinger KC, Locke JE, Forde KA, Reese PP, Sawinski D.: Survival Benefit of Transplantation with a Deceased Diabetic Donor Kidney Compared to Remaining on the Waitlist Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : 2017.
Bromberger B, Spragan D, Hashmi S, Morrison A, Thomasson A, Nazarian S, Sawinski D, Porrett P.: Pregnancy Induced Sensitization Promotes Gender Disparity in Living Donor Kidney Transplantation. Journal of the American Society of Nephrology : 2017.
Cohen JB, Eddinger KC, Shelton B, Locke JE, Forde KA, Sawinski D.
: Effect of kidney donor hepatitis C virus serostatus on renal transplant recipient and allograft outcomes
Clinical Kidney Journal : 2017.
Eddinger KC, Cohen JB, Forde KA, Abt PL, Sawinski D.: Belatacept Compared to Tacrolimus for Kidney Transplantation: A Propensity Score Matched Cohort Study Transplantation : 2016.
Locke JE, Reed RD, Massie A, MacLennan PA, Sawinski D, Kumar V, Mehta S, Mannon RB, Gaston R, Lewis CE, Segev DL: Obesity and end-stage renal disease risk among living kidney donors Kidney International : 2016.
Locke JE, Shelton B, Reed R, MacLennan PA, Mehta S, Sawinski D, Segev DL.: Identification of Optimal Donor-Recipient Combinations among HIV+ Kidney Transplant Recipients American Journal of Transplantation : 2016.