Dr. Christopher T. Barry's Profile

MD, PhD, FACS (USA)

Dr. Christopher T. Barry

Dr. Barry is a senior hepato-biliary surgeon with interests in solid organ transplants from School of Medicine, University of Rochester, Rochester NY, USA. He has a B.A. with Honors in Music, as well as an M.D. and Ph.D. in Immunology from Tufts University, School of Medicine. He completed his residency in surgery and did post- doctoral work at Stanford University School of Medicine. He is passionate about organ donation, a TEDx speaker, avid blogger and written for The Hufffington Post.

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Dysarthria

Dysarthria

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Disease & Condition
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Learn about the exciting new developments in organ transplantation where a HIV positive donor can donate to HIV positive recipient

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COX - 2 Inhibitors

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Disease & Condition