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Dr. Ronald Parsons

Ronald F. Parsons, MD

Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Transplantation, Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine





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Dr. Parsons' clinical focus is kidney and pancreas transplantation. He completed an abdominal transplant surgery fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center, New York-Presbyterian Hospital, in 2014. He received his MD and graduated magna cum laude from the University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in 2005, and completed his general surgery residency at the University of Pennsylvania in 2012. While at Penn, he did a research fellowship in the Harrison Department of Surgical Research. He investigated mechanisms of B cell tolerance after islet transplantation, humoral tolerance after donor lymphocyte infusion, and plasma cell development after murine cardiac transplantation.


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