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Christopher Forsmark, Professor of Medicine & Chief Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

UF Health researchers will use grant to unravel ties that bind pancreatic diseases

Diseases that afflict the pancreas — pancreatitis, pancreatic cancer and diabetes — are often risk factors for one another. Now University of Florida Health researchers are seeking the links between them. […]

David Nelson, M.D., director of hepatology.

UF Health researcher gets $15.48 million for landmark study on effectiveness of hepatitis C drugs

A research team at University of Florida Health has been approved for a $15.48 million research funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, or PCORI, to study the effectiveness […]

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Dr. David R. Nelson Honored for Breakthrough in Hepatitis C Therapy

Research demonstrating dramatic improvements in treatment options for the more than 3 million people in the United States living with hepatitis C was recognized today, April 10, as one of […]

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Dr. David Nelson Talks About Hepatitis C on WCJB-TV20

Last week, the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition’s Dr. David Nelson spoke with WCJB-TV20’s Chris Gilmore about recent treatment advances and screening recommendations for Hepatitis C. “This year has […]


FGS Annual Meeting 2013

Senior fellow Dr. Dennis Yang won the first prize at the Florida Gastroenterologic Society Annual meeting abstract competition. Congrats, Dennis!