Company: Massachusetts General Hospital
Job title: Director, MGH Fatty Liver Clinic, MGH Gastrointestinal Unit
Kathleen E Corey, MD, MPH, MMScis an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Director of the MGH Fatty Liver Clinic in the MGHGastrointestinal Unit.Dr. Corey’s clinical interests include all areas of hepatology including non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), viral hepatitis including hepatitis B, C and D infection, autoimmune hepatitis, cholestatic liver disease including primary biliary cirrhosis and primary sclerosing cholangitis. In addition, Dr. Corey treats patients with hereditary forms of liver disease including hemochromatosis and alpha-1-antitrypsin disease. Dr. Corey is also a transplant hepatologist andevaluates patients in need of liver transplantation and cares for patients after liver transplant. Dr. Corey also performs endoscopies including diagnostic and therapeutic upper endoscopy and colonoscopy.
Dr. Corey’s research focuses on non-alcoholic fatty liver disease and the development of non-invasive biomarkers for the diagnosis and monitoring of NAFLD. Dr. Corey has lectured regionally and nationally on NAFLD
Discussing NASH in the context of Cardiovascular Disease 4:30 pm
day: Day Two