Head of CDC's Office of Blood, Organ and Other Tissue Safety Joins MTF, Nation's Largest Tissue Bank

PR PRESSWIRE | Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation
Dr. Matthew J. Kuehnert, Medical Director, Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, www.mtf.org
EDISON, N.J., June 13, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation(MTF), the nation's foremost tissue bank, today announced that Matthew J. Kuehnert, M.D., globally recognized expert in blood, organ and tissue transfusion and transplantation, has joined the organization as its medical director.

Kuehnert's appointment follows his retirement from a 20-year career at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where he most recently served as Director of the Office of Blood, Organ, and Other Tissue Safety (BOOTS), an activity he helped found more than a decade ago. He replaces David Gocke, M.D., who is retiring after serving as MTF's medical director for 30 years. Continue reading

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