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Liver Disease: General Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Management

John M. Vierling, MD
John M. Vierling MD, FACP, FAASLD, is Professor of Medicine and Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and serves as Chief of Hepatology, Director of Advanced Liver Therapies, and Program Director of the Transplant Hepatology Fellowship. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and transplant hepatology. Clinical interests include all acute and chronic liver diseases with a basic science interest in immunologic mechanisms of hepatobiliary injury. Dr. Vierling's honors include Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Omega Alpha, and Best Doctors in America. He has served as President of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, Secretary-Treasurer of Digestive Disease Week®, and Chairman of the National Board of Directors of the American Liver Foundation.

Risë J. Stribling, MD
Risë J. Stribling, MD, is an Associate Professor of Surgery at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and serves as the Medical Director for Liver Transplant and the Medical Director of the Abdominal Organ Transplant and Hepatology Clinic at CHI St. Luke's Health—Baylor College of Medicine Medical Center. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine, gastroenterology, and transplant hepatology. Clinical interests include all acute and chronic liver diseases, liver cancer, and liver failure with a special interest in transplantation. Dr. Stribling is a member of the American Society of Transplant Physicians, American Association for the Study of Liver Disease, American Gastroenterological Association, and the American Medical Association.

 




Editor
Russell R. Snyder, MD

Associate Editor
Gretchen M. Lentz, MD

Past Editor
Raul Artal, MD

ISSN 1536-3619
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