Specialties

Transplantation

Surgery (Board certified since 1990)

At a Glance

  • 1989 Started practicing
  • 29 Years experience
  • 5 OFFICE LOCATIONS
  • 2 HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

About Dr. Newell

Dr. Newell is a Professor of Surgery in the Division of Transplantation at Emory University School of Medicine. He came to Emory from the University of Chicago, where he had been serving as director of kidney and pancreas transplantation. Prior to joining the faculty of University of Chicago, he earned a PhD in immunology and completed an abdominal transplantation fellowship at the institution. He received his medical degree from the University of Michigan and completed his general surgery residency at Loyola Medical Center in Illinois. Currently, Dr. Newell is leading the Emory component of a multicenter trial in the Immune Tolerance Network of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID). He is also involved in optimizing belatacept as an immunosuppressant in renal transplantation.

My Clinical Interests

  • kidney transplant surgery
  • pancreatic transplantation
  • transplantation

Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

INTERNSHIP

Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

RESIDENCY

Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

FELLOWSHIP

University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Professional Memberships

American Association of Immunologists

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Transplant Surgeons

American Society of Transplantation

Society of University Surgeons

The Transplantation Society

Major Publications

Donor Lymphoid Organs Are a Major Site of Alloreactive T Cell Priming Folllowing Intestinal Transplantation . Am. J. Transplant. 6(11),2563-2571, 2006.

How Can We Measure Immunologic Tolerance in Humans? . J. Am. Soc. Neph. 17(10),2652-2663, 2006.

Transplantation Tolerance . Sem. Nephrol. 27,487-497, 2007.

Locations & Appointments

5 Office Location(s)

1

Emory Clinic Building B

Emory Clinic at 1365 Clifton Rd
1365 Clifton Rd NE
Bldg B, Fl 6
Atlanta, GA 30322
  • 855-366-7989
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2

Emory Transplant Center at Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Ste 350
Atlanta, GA 30342
  • 855-366-7989
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3

Emory Transplant Center at Acworth

Emory at Acworth
4791 S Main St
Acworth, GA 30101
  • 855-366-7989
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4

Emory Transplant Center at Dublin

200 Fairview Park Dr
Dublin, GA 31021
  • 855-366-7989
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5

Emory Transplant Center at Savannah

5353 Reynolds St
Ste 212
Savannah, GA 31405
  • 855-366-7989
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2 Hospital Affiliation(s)

6

Emory Saint Joseph's Hospital

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd
Atlanta, GA 30342
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7

Emory University Hospital

1364 Clifton Rd NE
Atlanta, GA 30322
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Academic Profile

Training

MEDICAL SCHOOL

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

INTERNSHIP

Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI

RESIDENCY

Loyola University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

FELLOWSHIP

University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Professional Memberships

American Association of Immunologists

American College of Surgeons

American Society of Transplant Surgeons

American Society of Transplantation

Society of University Surgeons

The Transplantation Society

Major Publications

Donor Lymphoid Organs Are a Major Site of Alloreactive T Cell Priming Folllowing Intestinal Transplantation . Am. J. Transplant. 6(11),2563-2571, 2006.

How Can We Measure Immunologic Tolerance in Humans? . J. Am. Soc. Neph. 17(10),2652-2663, 2006.

Transplantation Tolerance . Sem. Nephrol. 27,487-497, 2007.