Michael Schilsky, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and of Surgery (Transplant); Medical Director, Adult Liver Transplant at Yale-New Haven Transplantation Center

Research Interests

Copper; Liver Transplantation; Liver Failure, Acute

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases | Liver Center

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

I participate as an investigator in the NIH sponsored Acute Liver Failure Study Group. I am an investigator in clinical trials for patients with Wilson disease and advanced liver disease.

Extensive Research Description

I participate as an investigator in the NIH sponsored Acute Liver Failure Study Group where we have been focusing on patients with acute liver failure to advance our understanding of this uncommon disorder.

I am an investigator in clinical trials for patients with Wilson disease, including the testing of once daily use of trientine for maintenance therapy, and the novel agent WTX 101 (choline-tetrathiomolybdate).


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Contact Info

Michael Schilsky, MD
Patient Care Locations
Yale-New Haven Transplantation CenterDanbury Hospital
24 Hospital Avenue

Danbury, CT 06810
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Yale Transplant & Immunology ProgramGreenwich Hospital - 5 Perryridge Road
5 Perryridge Rd

Greenwich, CT 06830
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Yale-New Haven Transplantation CenterYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue, Ste 4th floor

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale Digestive DisordersYale-New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056