Current Faculty

Hepatologists

Robert S. Brown, Jr., MD, MPH
Vincent Astor Distinguished Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Lorna M. Dove, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center- NY Presbyterian Hospital
Director of Clinical Hepatology and Medical Director of Liver Transplantation
Program Director, Transplant Hepatology Fellowship

Brett Fortune, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, WCMC campus

Alyson Fox, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine at CUIMC
Medical Director, Living Donor Liver Transplantation
Medical Director, Solid Organ Inpatient Unit, Milstein Hospital

Paul J. Gaglio, MD
Professor of Medicine at CUMC
Director of Outreach
Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation

Arun Jesudian, MD
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine

Catherine Lucero, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, WCMC campus
Associate Program Director, Transplant Hepatology Fellowship

Russell Rosenblatt, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Emily Schonfeld, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine

Rajani Sharma, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation

Elizabeth C. Verna, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine
Director of Clinical Research, Transplant Clinic Research Center
Director of Hepatology Research
Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation

Julia Wattacheril, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center- NY Presbyterian Hospital
Director, Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Program Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons Department of Surgery

Surgeons

Dustin Joseph Carpenter, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Rebecca Craig-Schapiro, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Jean C. Emond, MD
Vice Chair and Director of Transplantation, Thomas S. Zimmer Professor of Surgery

Karim Halazun, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery

Tomoaki Kato, MD
Professor of Surgery, Chief of Abdominal Organ Transplantation

Benjamin Samstein, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery