Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant Program | Meet Our Team

Hepatologists/Gastroenterologists

Christine K. Lee, MD

Christine K. Lee, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Program Director, Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program; Medical Director, Multivisceral and Intestine Transplant Program Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Scott A.  Elisofon

Scott A. Elisofon, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Associate Director, Center for Childhood Liver Disease; Medical Director, Liver Transplant Program Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Daniel Kamin

Daniel S. Kamin, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Alan D.  Woolf , MD, MPH

Andrew Wehrman, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Surgeons

Khashayar Vakili MD

Khashayar Vakili, MD

Surgical Director, Kidney, Liver, and Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant Programs Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Alex Cuenca, MD, PhD

Alex Cuenca, MD, PhD

Attending Surgeon, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School
Heung Bae Kim, MD

Heung Bae Kim, MD

Weitzman Family Chair in Surgical Innovation; Vice-Chair of Surgery for Clinical Operations; Director, Pediatric Transplant Center; Co-Director, Midaortic & Renovascular Hypertension Center Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Transplant Coordinators

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Jillian Costa, NP

Nurse Practitioner, Transplant Center
 Katie Garrigan, RN, MSN, CPNP

Katie Garrigan, RN, MSN, CPNP

Transplant Coordinator, Department of Surgery
Julie Iglesias

Julie Iglesias, RN, MSN, CPNP

Registered Nurse, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Kathryn Shanahan, RN, MSN, CPNP

Kathryn Shanahan, RN, MSN, CPNP

Transplant Coordinator, Pediatric Transplant Center

Social Worker

SoYun Kwan, MSW, LICSW

SoYun Kwan, MSW, LICSW, CCTSW

Clinical Social Worker, Pediatric Transplant Center

Pharmacist

 Jennifer Gilarde, PharmD

Jennifer Gilarde, PharmD

Transplant Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Pediatric Transplant Center

Dietitians

Leanna Shea

Leanna Shea

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition

Psychologists/Psychiatrists

Chase Samsel, MD

Chase Samsel, MD

Medical Director, Psychiatry Consultation Service; Attending Psychiatrist, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School​
Kristine McKenna, PhD

Kristine McKenna, PhD

Associate in Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Assistant Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Infectious Diseases

Sandra Burchett

Sandra Burchett, MD, MSc

Senior Associate Physician in Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases; Co-Director, Transplant Infectious Disease Service; Co-Director, Immunocompromised Host Service; Director, Children's Hospital AIDS Program (CHAP) Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Tanvi Sharma

Tanvi S. Sharma, MD, MPH

Clinical Director/Associate Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases; Associate Physician in Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases; Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program; Co-Director of Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Transplant Center; Co-Director, Immunocompromised Host Service Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Elizabeth Marini

Elizabeth Marini, MSN, RN, CPNP

Nurse Practitioner, Division of Infectious Diseases