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Daniel Warren

DANIEL WARREN, Ph.D. is the inaugural recipient of the Charles T. Bauer Professorship in Transplant Surgery and an Assistant Professor in the Department of Surgery. Dr. Warren is a highly valued and productive member of the faculty and an integral member of the Division of Transplantation. Since 2009, he has served as the Charles T. Bauer Director of the Transplantation Biology Laboratory.

Dan earned his undergraduate degree from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA and went on to earn his Ph.D. from Johns Hopkins University. He then joined the Department of Surgery as an Instructor of Surgery and later was promoted to Assistant Professor. During this time, he received a certificate in Leadership and Management in Life Sciences from the Johns Hopkins Carey Business School in 2005 and held the position of Director of Basic Science Research from 2006 to 2012. Throughout his time at Johns Hopkins, Dan has been an active researcher and currently serves as the Director of the Administrative Core on a multi-project NIH P50 grant which focuses on early liver transplantation for severe alcoholic hepatitis.

In addition to his contributions to the research and clinical activities of the Division of Transplantation, Dan also serves as the Director of Research for our department, a role he has held since 2012. In this position, he is charged with oversight and administration of the research enterprise for the Department of Surgery, including the activities of departmental clinical trials and outcomes research staff. In all of these efforts, Dan has shown his dedication to research in our department and we value his support and leadership. More recently, he was appointed as co-director of the Johns Hopkins Transplant Research Center (TRC), a multidisciplinary research partnership between the Department of Medicine’s Division of Infectious Diseases and the Department of Surgery’s Division of Transplantation.