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


  1. American Association for the Study of Liver Disease

Primary Appointment

  1. Gastroenterology

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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