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Academic Hepatologist

University of Utah
Utah, United States
Salary Not specified
Date posted
Jun 19, 2024

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Academic Hepatologist


The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at the University of Utah seeks an Academic Hepatologist to be part of an established and growing Transplant Hepatology Program. Our team is comprised of 4 transplant hepatologists, 5 abdominal transplant surgeons, 5 transplant coordinators, 5 advanced practice providers, and 3 transplant pharmacists.

This faculty position is focused on hepatology and liver transplant, with outpatient endoscopy if desired. Main responsibilities include outpatient and inpatient clinical care, including inpatient service on a rotating basis with the other hepatologists. Academic responsibilities may include working directly with the gastroenterology fellows and medical house staff, participating in weekly educational conferences, and engaging in clinical or basic science research.

As a leader in the region, our transplant program has performed over 400 liver transplants - with over 60 in this last year. The University of Utah Health seeks to strengthen and transform our program into a Center of Excellence. We specifically focus on growing our Living Liver Donation Program and establishing our unique, multidisciplinary transplant oncology program.

To learn more about the division, please visit our website:

Minimum Qualifications: Board certified in Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology. Eligible for Utah Medical License.

Contact for inquiries: Dr. John Fang, Professor and Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition at

Please apply online here:

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and Respect. U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

Department: 00229 - Gastroenterology
City: Salt Lake City, UT
Track: Track Dependent on Qualifications
Close Date:
Open Until Filled: Yes
Requisition Number: PRN03587F

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All qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

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