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Marty T. Sellers, MD, MPH

Marty T. Sellers, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of General and GI Surgery, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine

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Dr. Sellers received his MD in 1988, completed a research fellowship in surgical oncology in 1993, and completed his residency in general surgery in 1995 at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. His fellowship in multi-organ transplantation was completed at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in 1995, and he received his Master of Public Health at Emory University in 2013.

Dr. Sellers served on the faculty of the University of Alabama from 1995-2002, where he received NIH-funding to study skin cancer in renal transplant recipients, and was a faculty member of the University of Pennsylvania from 2002-2005, where he was also surgical director of renal transplantation at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. From 2007-2015, he directed the hepatobiliary service and was an abdominal transplant surgeon at Piedmont Hospital in Atlanta.

He is president of the Georgia Liver Coalition, Inc., a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing awareness of hepatocellular carcinoma that he co-founded in 2013. Dr. Sellers has published articles in such top journals as Nature Medicine, Journal of Immunology, Journal of Clinical Investigation, American Journal of Transplantation, and Annals of Surgery, and is a veteran speaker on topics ranging from various cancers to transplantation to organ donation.


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