HIVPositive Transplant Breakthrough  Interview with Dorry Segev MD PhD
Johns Hopkins surgeons are the first in the nation to complete an HIV-positive kidney transplant and the first in the world to execute an HIV-positive liver transplant. Elizabeth Tracey, director of electronic media at Johns Hopkins Medicine, gets the backstory from Dorry Segev, M.D., Ph.D., the surgeon who helped draft the 2013 HOPE Act, which was signed in 2013 and made it possible for HIV-positive individuals to donate organs. Learn More about the HOPE Act at: