Vijay Shah, M.D.

  1. Gastroenterologist
  2. Chair, Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Minnesota
  1. Alcoholic hepatitis
  2. Cirrhosis
  3. Liver cancer
  4. Portal hypertension
  1. Liver transplant
  • Alcoholic liver disease
  • Portal hypertension
  • Liver transplantation
  • Complications of liver cirrhosis
  • Liver cancer
  1. 1997
    Fellow - Digestive DiseasesYale University
  2. 1995
    Fellow - Liver Transplantation (one month)Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1994
    Resident - Internal MedicineNorthwestern Memorial Hospital
  4. 1991
    BS - Medical Science (combined 6-year undergraduate and medical degree)Northwestern University
  5. 1991
    MD - (combined 6-year undergraduate and medical degree)Northwestern University

Certifications

  1. 1997
    GastroenterologyAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2011
    ASCIAmerican Society of Clinical Investigation
  2. 2003
    Young Investigator AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  3. 2000
    Beginning Grant-in-AidNorthland Affiliate, American Heart Association
  4. 2000
    Young Investigator AwardNitric Oxide Society
  5. 1999
    Young Investigator AwardDepartment of Internal Medicine
  6. 1998
    Clinical Scholar AwardMayo Foundation
  7. 1998
    K08 AwardNational Institutes of Health
  8. 1997
    Markey Charitable Trust Physician-Scientist AwardYale University
  9. 1997
    Basic Research AwardGlaxo Institute for Digestive Health
  10. 1996
    American Liver Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship AwardAmerican Liver Foundation
  11. 1996
    Young Investigator AwardLiver Transplantation for Alcoholic Liver Disease, Bethesda, MD
  12. 1995
    Fellowship GrantNational Institutes of Health
  13. 1992
    Second runner-up, Hans Philipp Popper Award (Basic Science Abstract/Presentation)IASL Scientific Meeting, Brighton, England
  14. 1990
    First Place, Student Research PresentationAAPI Conference, Chicago, IL
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Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    MemberNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Advisory Council
  2. 2016 - present
    Steering Committee MemberAlcoholic Liver Disease SIG, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  3. 2016 - present
    MemberAmerican Gastroenterological Association, Nominating Committee
  4. 2015
    MemberAmerican Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, Hepatology Editor Selection Committee
  5. 2014 - present
    Co-DirectorAmerican Gastroenterological Association Annual Chairs Consortium
  6. 2013 - 2016
    MemberAmerican Gastroenterological Association, Public Policy Committee
  7. 2012 - 2014
    MemberAmerican Association for the Study of Liver Diseases/ALF Research Grants Review Committee
  8. 2011 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Clinical Investigation
  9. 2007 - present
    DirectorOffice of Postdoctoral Affairs, Research Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board
  10. 2006 - present
    DirectorMultidisciplinary Training Grant in Digestive Diseases, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  11. 2006 - present
    Standing MemberNational Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  12. 2006 - present
    MemberResearch Awards Committee, American Liver Foundation
  13. 2005 - 2009
    MemberBiomedical Sciences Subcommittee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  14. 2005 - 2007
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerHPBB & Training Grants, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health
  15. 2005 - present
    Research ChairResearch, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2005 - present
    MemberCancer Cell Biology Program, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  17. 2005 - present
    MemberNIH Liaison Committee, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  18. 2004 - present
    Associate ChairResearch, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  19. 2004 - present
    MemberInternal Medicine Research Advisory Group, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2003 - 2006
    MemberAdministrative Scheduling Director, Liver Transplantation Program, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  21. 2003 - present
    MemberClinician-Investigator Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  22. 2003 - present
    MemberDOM Candidate Subcommittee, Clinician-Investigator Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  23. 2003 - present
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerNational Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, National Institutes of Health
  24. 2002 - 2005
    Vice ChairMultidisciplinary Training Grant in Digestive Diseases, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  25. 2002 - 2003
    MemberInternational Education Subcommittee, Education Committee, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  26. 2002 - present
    DirectorAdvanced Liver Disease Subspecialty Clinic, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2002 - present
    Co-DirectorAdvanced Liver Disease Study Group, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  28. 2002 - present
    Executive Committee MemberMultidisciplinary Training Grant in Digestive Diseases, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  29. 2002 - present
    MemberResearch Committee, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  30. 2002 - present
    MemberGenomics and Proteomics Initiative, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  31. 2002 - present
    Ad Hoc Grant ReviewerNational Science Foundation
  32. 2001 - 2004
    MemberEducation Committee, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  33. 2001 - present
    MemberGIH Fellowship Selection Committee, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  34. 2000 - 2005
    MemberVascular Wall Biology (Great America 2B), AHA Grant Peer Review Study Section
  35. 2000 - present
    Conference CoordinatorGI Research Unit, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  36. 2000 - present
    MemberTumor Biology Program, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  37. 1999 - present
    Ad Hoc ReviewerMerit Review Program, Veteran's Administration, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
  38. 1999 - present
    MemberHepatic Circulation and Experimental Portal Hypertension, Abstract Selection Committee, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases
  39.  
    DirectorGenomics and Proteomics Initiative, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine
  40.  
    MemberMayo Clinic Committees
  41.  
    DiplomateAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  42.  
    MemberAmerican Association for the Advancement of Science
  43.  
    MemberAmerican Gastroenterological Association
  44.  
    MemberAmerican Physiological Society
  45.  
    MemberAmerican Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  46.  
    MemberAmerican Society of Transplant Physicians
  47.  
    MemberNitric Oxide Society
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Publications

Research activities

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