​​​​​​​​The Progress In Liver Trans​plant​​

There’s no question that transplant is a major operation. The recovery can sometimes be the most taxing but anti-rejection medications are making the process easier. In this patient power audio program a team of experts from the UW Medicine Health System discuss transplant and recovery. You’ll also hear from a liver transplant recipient and how her work with the UW Medicine’s Team Transplant helped her get her life back.

​Liver Transplant-Patients Living Longer and Better​

​This audio program features Dr. Carithers, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Hepatology Program at the University of Washington. He has been a leader in developing guidelines for liver transplantation and in conducting clinical research on hepatitis B and hepatitis C.

The Latest in Kidney​ and Liver Transplant

On this Patient Power program, host Andrew Schorr is joined by two leading transplant doctors at the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) to help listeners understand which illnesses are creating the need for more organ transplants, how organs become available, and what doctors are doing to try to increase available organs and the likelihood that any donated organ will be accepted when transplanted.​