William Payne, MD

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William Payne, MD

Professor, Department of Surgery
Director, Liver Transplant Program
Treasurer of the Board, University of Minnesota Physicians
Term Ending: 2015

Educational Summary
Medical Degree: St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis
Residency: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (Surgery)
Fellowship: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (Transplantation)

UMPhysicians Involvement

  • University of Minnesota Physicians Assurance Company, Board of Directors
  • Finance Committee
  • Executive Committee
  • Committee on Committees
  • Executive Compensation Committee
  • Nominations Committee
  • Interdisciplinary Program Development Committee
  • Credentials Committee
  • Audit Committee
  • CEO Search Committee

Professional Leadership

  • Department of Surgery, CSU Management Committee
  • Minnesota Vascular Society, President, 1999-2006
  • United Networks for Organ Sharing, President, 2000-2001
  • Fairview-University Medical Center, Chief of Staff, 2001-2002
  • University of Minnesota, Medical School, Admissions Committee
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, Department of Surgery Chair, Search Committee, 2005-2006
  • University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview, Medical Staff, Credentials Committee
  • LifeSource, Upper Midwest Organ Procurement Organization (Medical Director), Board of Directors
  • The Institute for Basic and Applied Research in Surgery (IBARS), Treasurer
  • Owen H. Wangensteen Surgical Society, Board of Governors


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