Frontiers in Oncology Seminars
Contemporary Epidemiology of Hepatocellular Carcinoma in the U.S.
Hashem El-Serag, MD, MPH
Tuesday, December 1, 2020
Dr. El-Serag is the Margaret M. and Albert B. Alkek Professor and Chair Department of Medicine Baylor College of Medicine. His research focuses on the clinical epidemiology and outcomes of several digestive disorders, including Barrett's esophagus, esophageal adenocarcinoma, hepatocellular carcinoma, and hepatitis C. He has obtained >55 funded research grants including those from NIH, VA, and Cancer Prevention Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT). He has >520 published papers to his credit including those published in the New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Annals of Internal Medicine, and Gastroenterology. His national leadership roles included Editor-in-Chief for Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology(2012-2017) and President of American Gastroenterological Association (2019). Dr. El-Serag’s has been selected into the American Society for Clinical Investigators (ASCI) and the American Association of Physicians (AAP).