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Andrew MacGregor Cameron, MD PhD

Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation
Associate Professor of Surgery
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The Johns Hopkins Hospital

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  • Surgical Director of Liver Transplantation
  • Associate Professor of Surgery

Centers & Institutes

  • Comprehensive Transplant Center
  • Liver Tumor Center


Abdominal Surgery, End Stage Liver Disease, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Hepatocellular Cancer, Liver Cancer, Liver Disease, Liver Transplant, Pancreas Transplant, Pediatric Liver Transplant, Transplant Surgery, Transplants, Vascular Surgery

Research Interests

Novel drugs for Hepatitis C, Stem cells and the Liver


Dr. Cameron was born at Johns Hopkins and raised in Baltimore. He attended Harvard College and returned to Johns Hopkins where he obtained his MD and PhD degrees.  His surgical training was spent at the Massachusetts General Hospital and then at UCLA for Liver  Transplantation.  He returned to Hopkins as Head of the Liver Transplant Program in 2006.  His laboratory studies stem cells and the liver to  promote drug free transplantation and other pursuits include the use of social media to increase organ donation.  He is married to Lisa, a lawyer and has two children, Charlotte and John.



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  • Education +


    • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine (Baltimore MD ) (1998)


    • Massachusetts General Hospital / Surgery (Boston MA ) (2004)


    • The Dumont UCLA Transplant Center / Transplant Surgery (Los Angeles CA ) (2006)


    • Surgery, American Board of Surgery (2005)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    Cameron AM, Ghobrial RM, Hiatt JR, Gordon SA, Famer DG, Yersiz H, Zimmerman MA, Durazo F, Gornbein J, and Busuttil RW. "Hepatitis C Recurrence following Liver Transplant is influenced by non-viral factors." Annals of Surgery. 244:563-571. 2006.

    Cameron AM, Ghobrial RM, Yersiz H, Famer DG, Lipshutz GS, Gordon SA, Zimmerman MA, Hong J, Collins TE, Gornbein J, Amersi F, Weaver M, Cao C, Chen T, Hiatt JR, and Busuttil RW. "Optimal Utilization of Donor Grafts with Extended Criteria: A Single Center Experience in over 1,000 Liver Transplants." Annals of Surgery. 243(6): 748-755.2006.

    Cameron AM, and Busuttil RW "The Current Status of Liver Transplantation for Hepatitus C" Expert Opinion on Biologic Therapy. 6(10): 993-1002. 2006.
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    NRSA Postdoctoral Fellowship
    Awarded grant for proposal "Immune Tolerance in Chimeric Miniature Swine"

    Harvard Medical School Excellence in Teaching Award
    From Harvard Medical School Class of 2001 "to recognize an outstanding clinical teacher"

    The William Stewart Halsted Award
    From the Johns Hopkins University Department of Surgery "for outstanding performance in surgery"
  • Videos & Media +


    Meet Our Expert - Dr. Andew Cameron

    Transplant surgeon Andrew Cameron is the surgical director of liver transplantation at The Johns Hopkins Hospital. In addition, he performs extensive research on eliminating or reducing the need for immunosuppressant medications in transplantation

    Am I a Candidate for Liver Transplant

    Liver Transplant: The Surgery, Recovery, and Quality of Life

    Liver Transplant

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    The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    600 N. Wolfe Street
    Sheikh Zayed Tower
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-614-5477
    Appointment Phone: 410-502-5198
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    Johns Hopkins Outpatient Center
    601 N. Caroline Street
    Baltimore, MD 21287
    Phone: 410-614-5477
    Appointment Phone: 410-502-5198
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