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Jeffrey Veale, MD is an Associate Professor at the David Geffen School of Medicine in the UCLA Department of Urology. He specializes in Renal Transplantation and is the Director of the UCLA Kidney Transplantation Exchange Program.
Dr. Veale is Board Certified by the American Board of Urology (2009) and the Canadian Board of Urology (2005).
National Institutes of Health (NIH) R21 Funding that focuses on altruistic donors and bridge donors in an effort to ultimately expand the donor pool
Give a Kidney, Get a Kidney - The Wall Street Journal
Highlight: How a Kidney Chain Works
After Harry Damon's son, Nick, died in a snowmobiling accident, the 55-year-old firefighter struggled for a way to honor him. After getting in touch with the National Kidney Registry, Harry decided to give the ultimate gift: his own living kidney to a complete stranger. UCLA's kidney exchange program director Dr. Jeffrey Veale explains how a kidney chain works. And, learn about recent advances in kidney surgery. See how Harry started the chain »
The day after the transplants, Tavis Smiley interviews four patients involved the swap and Dr. Veale, who organized it. Tavis Talks: UCLA Kidney Swap »