Mark L. Barr

Expert in heart and lung transplantation

Director, cardiothoracic surgical research, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Co-director, cardiothoracic transplantation
Associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery

Expertise

  • cardiopulmonary (heart and lung) transplantation
  • experimental and clinical immunosuppression
  • cross-species transplantation
  • xenograft surgery and immunology
  • organ preservation for cardiothoracic transplantation
  • mechanical hearts and cardiac assist devices
  • photopheresis – ultraviolet A irradiation plus photoactivatible drugs

Additional Information

  • Member, board of directors, International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Listed in The Best Doctors in America: Pacific Region

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