1. MD School of Medicine, University of Chile
  2. Fellow Department of Virology, University of Chile
  3. Resident - Internal Medicine University of Chile
  4. Fellow - Liver Diseases & Gastroenterology Year I-III University of Southern California
  5. PG1, Internal Medicine Medical Center, University of Southern California


  1. American Association for the Study of Liver Disease

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Medicine


  • Extrahepatic HCV replication
  • HCV and HIV interaction
  • Development of new therapies of chronic viral hepatitis in immunocompetent as well as transplanted patients
  • Development of bioartificial liver support systems
  • Recurrence of hepatic diseases after transplantation


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See a description of research activities.


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