Madison Cuffy

Madison Cuffy

Vice Chair for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Medical Sciences Building

COM Surgery Transplant - 0519

Medical Sciences Building
Room 2006
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267


Bachelor's Degree, State University of New York at Stony Brook 1998 (Philosophy )

Medical Degree, State University of New York - Upstate Medical University 2002

Masters in Business Administration, Cornell University - Johnson Graduate School of Management 2007

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, Yale University 2006 (Vascular Biology and Transplantation)

General Surgery Residency, Yale University - New Haven Hospital 2010

Multi-Organ Transplant Surgery Fellowship, New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University 2012 ( )

Research and Practice Interests

Transplant Surgery, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Kidney Transplant, Liver Transplant

Clinical Focus

Transplant Surgery

Vascular Surgery




American Board of Surgery



Peer Reviewed Publications

Quillin, R Cutler; Wilson, Gregory C; Wima, Koffi; Hanseman, Dennis J; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Shaw, Joshua J; Cuffy, Madison C; Woodle, E Steve; Paquette, Ian; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2015. ) Independent effect of black recipient race on short-term outcomes after liver transplantation.Surgery, , 157 (4 ) ,774-84

Singhal, Ashish; Wilson, Gregory C; Wima, Koffi; Quillin, R Cutler; Cuffy, Madison; Anwar, Nadeem; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Paterno, Flavio; Diwan, Tayyab S; Woodle, E Steve; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2015. ) Impact of recipient morbid obesity on outcomes after liver transplantation.Transplant international : official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation, , 28 (2 ) ,148-55

Quillin, R Cutler; Wilson, Gregory C; Sutton, Jeffrey M; Hanseman, Dennis J; Paterno, Flavio; Cuffy, Madison C; Paquette, Ian M; Diwan, Tayyab S; Woodle, E Steve; Abbott, Daniel E; Shah, Shimul A (2014. ) Increasing prevalence of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis as an indication for liver transplantation.Surgery, , 156 (4 ) ,1049-56

Paterno, Flavio; Wilson, Gregory C; Wima, Koffi; Quillin, Ralph C; Abbott, Daniel E; Cuffy, Madison C; Diwan, Tayyab S; Kaiser, Tiffany; Woodle, E Steve; Shah, Shimul A (2014. ) Hospital utilization and consequences of readmissions after liver transplantation.Surgery, , 156 (4 ) ,871-8

Abu Jawdeh, Bassam G; Cuffy, Madison C; Alloway, Rita R; Shields, Adele Rike; Woodle, E Steve (2014. ) Desensitization in kidney transplantation: review and future perspectives.Clinical transplantation, , 28 (4 ) ,494-507

Chung, Insung; Weber, Garret M; Cuffy, Madison C; Vedula, Giridhar; Samstein, Benjamin; Moitra, Vivek K (2013. ) A 59-year-old woman who is awake yet unresponsive and stuporous after liver transplantation.Chest, , 143 (4 ) ,1163-5

Cuffy, Madison C; Singh, Mansher; Formica, Richard; Simmons, Evans; Abu Alfa, Ali K; Carlson, Kacie; Girardi, Michael; Cowper, Shawn E; Kulkarni, Sanjay (2011. ) Renal transplantation for nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: a case report and review of the literature.Nephrology, dialysis, transplantation : official publication of the European Dialysis and Transplant Association - European Renal Association, , 26 (3 ) ,1099-101

Friedman, Amy L; Lopez-Soler, Reynold I; Cuffy, Madison C; Cronin, David C (2008. ) Patient access to transplantation with an Internet-identified live kidney donor: a survey of U.S. centers.Transplantation, , 85 (6 ) ,794-8

Cuffy, Madison C; Silverio, Amanda M; Qin, Lingfeng; Wang, Yinong; Eid, Raymond; Brandacher, Gerald; Lakkis, Fadi G; Fuchs, Dietmar; Pober, Jordan S; Tellides, George (2007. ) Induction of indoleamine 2,3-dioxygenase in vascular smooth muscle cells by interferon-gamma contributes to medial immunoprivilege. Journal of immunology (Baltimore, Md. : 1950), , 179 (8 ) ,5246-54

Gavin, Jocelyne; Cuffy, Madison; Abir, Farshad; Longo, Walter E (2006. ) Benign anorectal disease: an update on diagnosis and management. JAAPA : official journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, , 19 (6 ) ,28-33

Cuffy, Madison; Abir, Farshad; Longo, Walter E (2006. ) Management of less common tumors of the colon, rectum, and anus.Clinical colorectal cancer, , 5 (5 ) ,327-37

Burns, William R; Wang, Yinong; Tang, Paul C Y; Ranjbaran, Hooman; Iakimov, Alexander; Kim, Jinah; Cuffy, Madison; Bai, Yalai; Pober, Jordan S; Tellides, George (2005. ) Recruitment of CXCR3+ and CCR5+ T cells and production of interferon-gamma-inducible chemokines in rejecting human arteries.American journal of transplantation : official journal of the American Society of Transplantation and the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, , 5 (6 ) ,1226-36

Cuffy, Madison; Abir, Farshad; Audisio, Riccardo A; Longo, Walter E (2004. ) Colorectal cancer presenting as surgical emergencies.Surgical oncology, , 13 (2-3 ) ,149-57

Rice T.C.;Kassam A.F.;Lewis H.V.;Hobeika M.;Cuffy M.C.;Ratner L.E.;Diwan T.S. (01-01-2020. ) Changing Education Paradigms: Training Transplant Fellows for High Stake Procedures.Journal of Surgical Education, ,

Cuffy M.;Shah S. (07-01-2019. ) Barriers to Kidney Transplant - The Devil Is in the Details.JAMA Surgery, , 154 (7 ) ,625-626

Dao A.;Cuffy M.;Kaiser T.E.;Loethen A.;Cafardi J.;Luckett K.;Rike A.H.;Cardi M.;Alloway R.R.;Govil A.;Diwan T.;Sherman K.E.;Shah S.A.;Woodle E.S. (07-01-2019. ) Use of HCV Ab+/NAT? donors in HCV naïve renal transplant recipients to expand the kidney donor pool.Clinical Transplantation, , 33 (7 ) ,

Luckett K.;Kaiser T.E.;Bari K.;Safdar K.;Schoech M.R.;Apewokin S.;Diwan T.S.;Cuffy M.C.;Anwar N.;Shah S.A. (04-01-2019. ) Use of Hepatitis C Virus Antibody-Positive Donor Livers in Hepatitis C Nonviremic Liver Transplant R.Journal of the American College of Surgeons, , 228 (4 ) ,560-567

Xia B.;Reznichenko A.;Cuffy M.;Woodle E. (01-01-2019. ) Treatment of large renal allograft arterial pseudoaneurysm with in situ cold perfusion, ex vivo vasc.Journal of Nephropathology, , 8 (1 ) ,

Paterno F.;Guarrera J.;Wima K.;Diwan T.;Cuffy M.;Anwar N.;Woodle E.;Shah S. (01-01-2019. ) Clinical Implications of Donor Warm and Cold Ischemia Time in Donor After Circulatory Death Liver Tr.Liver Transplantation, , 25 (9 ) ,1342-1352

Lee T.C.;Cortez A.R.;Kassam A.F.;Morris M.C.;Winer L.K.;Silski L.S.;Quillin R.C.;Cuffy M.C.;Jones C.R.;Diwan T.S.;Shah S.A. (01-01-2019. ) Outcomes of en bloc simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation compared to the traditional technique.American Journal of Transplantation, ,

Bari K.;Luckett K.;Kaiser T.;Diwan T.;Cuffy M.;Schoech M.R.;Safdar K.;Blackard J.T.;Apewokin S.;Paterno F.;Sherman K.E.;Zucker S.D.;Anwar N.;Shah S.A. (05-01-2018. ) Hepatitis C transmission from seropositive, nonviremic donors to non–hepatitis C liver transplant re.Hepatology, , 67 (5 ) ,1673-1682

Kim Y.;Jung A.;Dhar V.;Tadros J.;Schauer D.;Smith E.;Hanseman D.;Cuffy M.;Alloway R.;Shields A.;Shah S.;Woodle E.;Diwan T. (02-01-2018. ) Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy improves renal transplant candidacy and posttransplant outcomes in m.American Journal of Transplantation, , 18 (2 ) ,410-416

Paterno F.;Wima K.;Hoehn R.;Cuffy M.;Diwan T.;Woodle S.;Abbott D.;Shah S. (01-01-2016. ) Use of elderly Allografts in liver transplantation.Transplantation, , 100 (1 ) ,153-158

Freeman C.;Woodle E.;Shi J.;Alexander J.;Leggett P.;Shah S.;Paterno F.;Cuffy M.;Govil A.;Mogilishetty G.;Alloway R.;Hanseman D.;Cardi M.;Diwan T. (05-01-2015. ) Addressing morbid obesity as a barrier to renal transplantation with laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy.American Journal of Transplantation, , 15 (5 ) ,1360-1368

Cuffy M.;Ratner L.;Siegler M.;Woodle E. (01-01-2015. ) Equipoise: Ethical, scientific, and clinical trial design considerations for compatible pair partici.American Journal of Transplantation, , 15 (6 ) ,1484-1489

Revollo J.;Cuffy M.;Witte D.;Paterno F.;Alloway R.;Woodle E. (01-01-2015. ) Case Report: Hemolytic Anemia Following Deceased Donor Renal Transplantation Associated with Tranexa.Transplantation Proceedings, , 47 (7 ) ,2239-2242

Revollo J.;Cuffy M.;Abu Jawdeh B.;Paterno F.;Girnita A.;Brailey P.;Alloway R.;Woodle E. (01-01-2015. ) Case Report: Successful Living Donor Kidney Transplantation in a Highly Human Leukocyte Antigen-Sens.Transplantation Proceedings, , 47 (7 ) ,2254-2257

Mittal T.;Dedhia P.;Roy-Chaudhury P.;Abu Jawdeh B.;Mogilishetty G.;Cuffy M.;Alloway R.;Woodle E.;Govil A. (01-01-2015. ) Complete Remission of Post-transplantation Recurrence of Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis with the.Transplantation Proceedings, , 47 (7 ) ,2219-2222

Chung I.;Weber G.;Cuffy M.;Vedula G.;Samstein B.;Moitra V. (01-01-2013. ) A 59-year-old woman who is awake yet unresponsive and stuporous after liver transplantation.Chest, , 143 (4 ) ,1163-1165

Cuffy M.;Abir F.;Longo W. (01-01-2006. ) Management of less common tumors of the colon, rectum, and anus.Clinical Colorectal Cancer, , 5 (5 ) ,327-337

Cuffy M.;Abir F.;Audisio R.;Longo W. (01-01-2004. ) Colorectal cancer presenting as surgical emergencies.Surgical Oncology, , 13 (2-3 ) ,149-157

Anwar, Nadeem; Kaiser, Tiffany E; Bari, Khurram; Schoech, Michael; Diwan, Tayyab S; Cuffy, Madison C; Silski, Latifa; Quillin, Ralph C; Safdar, Kamran; Shah, Shimul A (2020. ) Use of Hepatitis C Nucleic Acid Test-Positive Liver Allografts in Hepatitis C Virus Seronegative Recipients.Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society, , 26 (5 ) ,673-680

Diwan, Tayyab S; Cuffy, Madison C; Linares-Cervantes, Ivan; Govil, Amit (2020. ) Impact of obesity on dialysis and transplant and its management.Seminars in dialysis, , 33 (3 ) ,279-285

Lichvar, Alicia B; Tremblay, Simon; Leino, Abbie D; Shields, Adele R; Cardi, Michael A; Abu Jawdeh, Bassam G; Govil, Amit; Kremer, Joseph; Cuffy, Madison; Paterno, Flavio; Diwan, Tayyab; Brailey, Paul; Girnita, Alin; Alloway, Rita R; Woodle, E Steve (2020. ) Reducing Donor Specific Antibody During Acute Rejection Diminishes Long Term Renal Allograft Loss: Comparison of Early and Late Rejection.Transplantation, ,

Paterno, Flavio; Girnita, Alin; Brailey, Paul; Witte, David; Wang, Jiang; Cuffy, Madison C; Diwan, Tayyab; Tremblay, Simon; Revollo, Jane Y; Alloway, Rita R; Schoech, Michael R; Anwar, Nadim; Shah, Shimul A; Woodle, Steve E (2016. ) Successful Simultaneous Liver-Kidney Transplantation in the Presence of Multiple High-Titered Class I and II Antidonor HLA Antibodies.Transplantation direct, , 2 (12 ) ,e121

Lee, Tiffany C; Dhar, Vikrom K; Cortez, Alexander R; Morris, Mackenzie C; Winer, Leah K; Silski, Latifa Sage; Cuffy, Madison C; Diwan, Tayyab S; Quillin, R Cutler; Shah, Shimul A (2020. ) Impact of side-to-side cavocavostomy versus traditional piggyback implantation in liver transplantation.Surgery, ,

Graff, Justin T; Cortez, Alexander R; Dhar, Vikrom K; Wakefield, Connor; Cuffy, Madison C; Shah, Shimul A; Goodman, Michael D (2020. ) Perioperative thrombelastography serves as an important assessment tool of transfusion requirements during liver transplantation.Surgery open science, , 2 (2 ) ,70-74

Contact Information

Academic - Medical Sciences Building
Room 2006
Cincinnati  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-3892