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K. Rajender (Raj) Reddy, M.D.

Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Clinical Assistant Professor in Emergency Medicine , University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Director of Hepatology, HUP, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Director of Liver Transplantation, HUP, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Division of Gastroenterology, 2 Dulles
3400 Spruce Street
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-4276
Fax: 215-349-5915
Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India, 1972.
Post-Graduate Training
Rotation House Surgeon, Osmania General Hospital, Hyderabad, India , 1972-1973.
Pre-Registration House Office, Aberdeen Teaching Hospitals, Aberdeen, UK , 1974-1975.
Senior House Officer, St. Edmund’s Hospital, Northampton, UK , 1975-1976.
Resident in Internal Medicine, Misericordia Hospital, Lincoln Hospital Affiliation, New York Medical College, New York, now known as Our Lady of Mercy Medical Center , 1977-1980.
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, East Tennessee State University College of Medicine, Tennessee , 1980-1982.
Fellowship, Hepatology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida , 1982-1983.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1980.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, 1983.
American Board of Internal Medicine, Certificate of Added Qualification in Transplant Hepatology (CAQ) , 2006.
American Board of Internal Medicine-GI Board appointment, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Fontana RJ, Hayashi PH, Gu J, Reddy KR, Barnhart H, Watkins PB, Serrano J, Lee WM, Chalasani N, Stolz A, Davern T, Talwakar JA; on behalf of the DILIN network.: Idiosyncratic Drug Induced Liver Injury is associated with Substantial Morbidity and Mortality within 6 months From Onset Gastroenterology. Page: pii: S0016-5085(14)00429-6, March 25 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1053/j.gastro.2014.03.045. [Epub ahead of print]

Clayton EF, Malik S, Bonnel A, Mu Y, Olthoff K, Shaked A, Abt PL, Peterman H, Reddy KR, Ottmann S, Furth EE, Levine MH. : Liver Transplantation and cirrhotomimetic hepatocellular carcinoma: Classification and outcomes. Liver Transpl. March 25 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1002/lt.23876. [Epub ahead of print]

Hayashi PH, Barnhart HX, Fontana RJ, Chalasani N, Davern TJ, Talwalkar JA, Reddy KR, Stolz AA, Hoofnagle JH, Rockey DC.: Reliability of Causality Assessment for Drug, Herbal and Dietary Supplement Hepatoxicity in the Drug-Induced Liver Injury Network (DILIN) Liver Int. March 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1111/liv.12540. [Epub ahead of print]

Terrault N, Reddy KR, Poordad F, Curry M, Schiano T, Johl J, Shaikh O, Dove L, Shetty K, Millis M, Schiff E, Regenstein F, Barnes D, Barin B, Peters M, Roland M, Stock P; for the HIVTR Investigators. : Peginterferon and Ribavirin for Treatment of Recurrent Hepatitis C Disease in HCV-HIV Coinfected Liver Transplant Recipients Am J Transplant. March 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1111/ajt.12668

Bonnel AR, Bunchorntavakul C, Reddy KR : Transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunt (TIPS) in liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 20(2): 130-9, February 2014.

Bahirwani R, Forde KA, Mu Y, Lin F, Reese P, Goldberg D, Abt P, Reddy KR, Levine M : End-stage renal disease after liver transplantation in patients with pre-transplant chronic kidney disease Clin Transplant 28(2): 205-10, February 2014.

Bajaj JS, O'Leary JG, Reddy KR, Wong F, Biggins SW, Patton H, Fallon MB, Garcia-Tsao G, Maliakkal B, Malik R, Subramanian RM, Thacker LR, Kamath PS; on behalf of NACSELD. : Survival in infection-related acute-on-chronic liver failure is defined by extra-hepatic organ failures. Hepatology February 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1002/hep.27077. [Epub ahead of print]

Ampuero J, Romero-Gómez M, Reddy KR. : Review article: HCV genotype 3 - the new treatment challenge Aliment Pharmacol Ther. February 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1111/apt.12646. [Epub ahead of print]

Pavri TM, Herbst DA, Reddy KR. : Chronic Hepatitis E Virus Infection: Challenges in Diagnosis and Recognition in the United States J Clin Gastroenterol January 2014 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Bunchorntavakul C, Jones LM, Kikuchi M, Valiga ME, Kaplan DE, Nunes FA, Aytaman A, Reddy KR, Chang KM. : Distinct Features in Natural History and Outcomes of Acute Hepatitis C. J Clin Gastroenterol. January 2014 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

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