Education

Degree
PhD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2010
Fellowship
Gastroenterology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008
Residency
Internal Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 2003
Internship
Internal Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 2002
Degree
MD, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2001

Medical Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007
Internal Medicine
American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004

Gender

Male

State License

A83692
  • About Me

    About Me

    Academic Appointments
    • Assistant Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

    Additional Education/Certification

    • PhD Cellular and Molecular Pathology, UCLA, 2010

    Links

  • Locations

    Pfleger Liver Institute

    (primary location)
    Address
    200 UCLA Medical Plaza
    Suite 214
    Los Angeles, California 90095
    Phone
    310-794-7788
  • Education

    Medical Board Certifications

    Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007
    Internal Medicine
    American Board of Internal Medicine, 2004

    Education

    Degree
    PhD, UCLA School of Medicine, 2010
    Fellowship
    Gastroenterology, UCLA School of Medicine, 2008
    Residency
    Internal Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 2003
    Internship
    Internal Medicine, Brigham & Women's Hospital, 2002
    Degree
    MD, UC San Francisco School of Medicine, 2001
  • Clinical Interests
    • Celiac Disease
    • Familial Mediterranean Fever
    • Fatty Liver
    • General Gastroenterology
    • Hepatology
    • Liver Biopsy
    • Liver Transplantation
    • Malabsorption
  • Research

    Research Interest

    Hepatology, Metabolic Syndrome, Fatty liver, NAFLD, and NASH, Cholesterol and Fat Metabolism, Nuclear Receptors, Chronic viral hepatitis, Liver cancer, Liver fibrosis

    Publications

    • Beaven SW, Wroblewski K, Wang J, Hong C, Bensinger S, Tsukamoto H, Tontonoz P. " Liver X Receptor Signaling is a Determinant of Stellate Cell Activation and Susceptibility to Fibrotic Liver Disease." Gastroenterology. 2010 Dec 3. [Epub ahead of print]
    • Beaven SW & Tontonoz P. "Nuclear receptors in lipid metabolism: Targeting the heart of dyslipidemia." Annual Reviews of Medicine, 57:313-29. 2006.

    Link to my PubMed publications.

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