Marc G Schecter, MD

Medical Director, Pediatric Lung Transplant Program

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone 513-636-6771

Email marc.schecter@cchmc.org

MD: University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, 2000.

Residency: University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, 2003.

Fellowship: University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, 2006.

Certifications: Pediatrics, 2003; Pediatric Pulmonary, 2006.

Yousef S, Benden C, Boyer D, Elidemir O, Frischer T, Goldfarb S, Lopez-Mitnik G, Mallory G, Visner G, Westall G, Schecter MG. Lung transplantation in children following bone marrow transplantation: a multi-center experience. Pediatric Transplant. 2013 May;17(3):231-6.

Khan MS, Heinle JS, Samayoa AX, Adachi I, Schecter MG, Mallory GB, Morales DL. Is lung transplantation survival better in infants?  Analysis of over 80 infants. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Jan;32(1):44-9.

Rama JA, Fan LL, Faro A, Elidemir O, Morales DL, Heinle JS, Smith EO, Hazen ML, Moonnumakal SP, Mallory GB, Schecter MG. Lung Transplantation for childhood diffuse lung disease. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2013 May;48(5):490-6.

Vece TJ, Schecter MG, Gatti RA, Tunuguntla R, Garcia CK, Langston C, Dishop MK, Moore RH, Fan LL. Rapid and progressive pulmonary fibrosis in 2 families with DNA repair deficiencies of undetermined etiology. J Pediatr. 2012 Apr;160(4):700-702.e3.

Schaellibaum G, Lammers AE, Faro A, Moreno-Galdo A, Parakininkas D, Schecter MG, Solomon M, Boyer D, Conrad C, Frischer T, Wong J, Boehler A, Benden C. Bilateral lung transplantation for pediatric idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension: a multi-center experience. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2011 Nov;46(11):1121-7.

Scully BB, Zafar F, Schecter MG, Rossano JW, Mallory GB Jr, Heinle JS, Morales DL. Lung Retransplant in Children: appropriate when selectively applied. Ann Thorac Surg. 2011 Feb;91(2):574-9.

Rosen JB, Schecter MG, Heinle JS, McKenzie ED, Morales DL, Dishop MK, Danziger-Isakov L, Mallory GB, Elidemir O. Clostridium Difficile colitis in children following lung transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2010 Aug;14(5):651-6.