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.
Reed RD, Shelton BA, MacLennan PA, Sawinski D, Locke JE: Living Kidney Donor Phenotype and Likelihood of Post-donation Follow-up
Transplantation : 2017.
Sawinski D, Shelton BA, Mehta S, Reed RD, MacLennan PA, Gustafson S, Segev DL, Locke JE.: Impact of Protease Inhibitor based Anti-Retroviral Therapy on Outcomes for HIV+ Kidney Transplant Recipients American Journal of Transplantation : 2017.
Cohen J.B, Shults, J, Goldberg D.S, Abt P.L, Sawinski D, Reese P.P.: Kidney allograft offers: Predictors of turndown and the impact of late organ acceptance on allograft survival American Journal of Transplantation : 2017.
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.
Sawinski D; Forde KA, Locke JE; Cohen JB, Weldon J; Shults J; Reese PP: The effects of race and Hepatitis C co-infection on the survival of HIV+ individuals on dialysis in contemporary practice Kidney International : 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.