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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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UF Gastroenterology Top-Ranked Hospitals for Gastroenterology

Shands at UF in Gainesville was recognized as one of the nationally ranked institutions in Gastroenterology by the most recent U.S. News & World Report Ranking (2012-13)

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The University of Florida's Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition is nationally and internationally renowned for it’s patient care, clinical investigations and basic research. The distinguished faculty have a major commitment to teaching and research in addition to their clinical activities and the division is consistently identified as one of the top three percent of Gastroenterology Units in the country by US News and World Report.

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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!

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Dr. James E. McGuigan honored at the 6th UF Annual GI/Liver Meeting

Dr. James E. McGuigan was recently  recognized during the 6th UF Annual GI/Liver Meeting for more than 40 years of service. He has been an outstanding leader, researcher and physician […]


UF hepatologists test chemotherapy pill in patients with advanced liver cancer, cirrhosis

Hepatologists at the University of Florida have begun a new clinical trial in search of a better way to treat patients who have advanced, inoperable primary liver cancer but have […]