Author Archives: Srdjan Saso

About Srdjan Saso

Srdjan Saso qualified from Imperial College, School of Medicine in 2007. He completed basic training in Northwick Park and St. Mary's Hospitals before being appointed to the North West Thames Deanery Obstetrics and Gynaecology programme in 2009. He became a member of the Royal College of Surgeons in March 2011. In October 2010, he deferred his clinical training in order to commence a 3 year PhD programme at Imperial College (Division of Surgery and Cancer, Institute of Reproductive and Developmental Biology, Hammersmith Hospital) under the supervision of Mr Richard Smith, Miss Sadaf Ghaem-Maghami, and Professor David Noakes. His PhD will focus on anatomical, immunological and psychological aspects of uterine transplantation. In addition to his clinical appointments, he held an Honorary Clinical Research Fellowship in the Department of Biosurgery and Surgical Technology at Imperial College under the supervision of Thanos Athanasiou and Lord Ara Darzi. His work focused on the application of statistical methodology to review various aspects of surgical practice.

Uterine Transplantation: Is it really happening?

The research into uterus transplantation (UTn) reached a cresendo during the past 12 months as three human attempts were performed worldwide. In August 2011, a team in Turkey (Professor O Ozkan) performed the second human UTn in history, on a 21 year old recipient … Continue reading

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