Campus alert status is green: For the latest UMMS campus alert status, news and resources, visit

Search Close Search


Paulo Martins named recipient of 2015 ASTS Vanguard Prize

UMass Medical School Communications

noviembre 06, 2014
  Paulo N. Martins, MD, PhD
  Paulo Martins, MD, PhD

Paulo N. Martins, MD, PhD, assistant professor of surgery, was chosen by the Foundation of the American Society of Transplant Surgeons to receive the 2015 ASTS Vanguard Prize for his paper “Injury of Peribiliary Glands and Vascular Plexus Before Liver Transplantation Predicts Formation of Non-anastomotic Biliary Strictures.” 

The award was established by the ASTS to recognize and honor outstanding contributions by its junior members for best papers published within the preceding 18 months. The award will be formally presented to Dr. Martins at the ASTS 15th Winter Symposium in January.