Marina Serper, MD, MS

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Staff Physician, Corporal Michael J. Crescenz VA Medical Center
Associate Program Director of Research, Division of Gastroenterology Perelman School of Medicine
Associate Director of Gastroenterology Clinical Research Training Program (T32), University of Pennsylvania, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department: Medicine

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
2 Dulles
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 349 8222
Fax: 215 615 1601
University of Pennsylvania, 2002.
Jefferson Medical College, 2006.
MS (Health Services and Outcomes Research )
Northwestern University, 2013.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, Autoimmune Liver Disease, Liver Transplantation, Hemochromatosis

Description of Research Expertise

public health, medication adherence, health outcomes, measurement, health literacy, healthcare quality, healthcare utilization, public health

Selected Publications

Groff AJ, Serper M, Tao SY, Bloomer PM, Dunn MA, Duarte-Rojo A.: A Novel Method Using the Level of Mobility to Predict Mortality in Patients Admitted for Decompensated Cirrhosis: A Prospective Study. Liver Transpl Aug 2022.

Serper M, Kaplan DE, Taddei TH, Tapper EB, Cohen JB, Mahmud N.: Non-selective Beta Blockers, Hepatic Decompensation and Mortality in Cirrhosis: A National Cohort Study. Hepatology Aug 2022.

Saleh ZM, Salim NE, Nikirk S, Serper M, Tapper EB.: The emotional burden of caregiving for patients with cirrhosis. Hepatol Commun Jul 2022.

Yoon ES, Hur S, Curtis LM, Wynia AH, Zheng P, Nair SS, Bailey SC, Serper M, Reese PP, Ladner DP, Wolf MS.: A Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Medication Adherence in Kidney Transplant Recipients: An Exploratory Analysis of the Fidelity of the TAKE IT Trial. JMIR Form Res 6: e27277, May 2022.

Thomson MJ, Serper M, Khungar V, Weiss LM, Trinh H, Firpi-Morell R, Roden M, Loomba R, Barritt AS 4th, Gazis D, Mospan AR, Fried MW, Reddy KR, Lok AS: Prevalence and factors associated with statin use among patients with non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in TARGET-NASH. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 20(2): 458-60, Feb 2022.

Lovett RM, Opsasnick L, Russell A, Yoon E, Weiner-Light S, Serper M, Cooper Bailey S, Wolf MS.: Prevalence of anxiety and depressive symptoms and impact on self-management among adults with chronic conditions in Chicago, Illinois, USA, during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional survey. BMJ Open 12: e052495, Jan 2022.

Balakrishnan A, Bailey S, Mroczek D, Serper M, Ladner D, Wolf M.: Describing Predictors Of Regimen Nonadherence Among Kidney Recipients Using Multiple Measures. Prog Transplant 2022.

Whitsett MP, Ufere NN, Patel A, Shea JA, Jones CA, Fix OK, Serper M.: Palliative care experience and perceived gaps in training among transplant hepatology fellows: A national survey. Hepatol Commun 2022.

Balakrishnan A, Weinmeyer R, Serper M, Bailey SC, Kaiser K, Wolf M.: Navigating medication-taking after kidney transplant. Res Social Adm Pharm 2022.

Vujkovic M, Ramdas S, Lorenz KM, Guo X, Darlay R, Cordell HJ, He J, Gindin Y, Chung C, Myers RP, Schneider CV, Park J, Lee KM, Serper M, Carr RM, Kaplan DE, Haas ME, MacLean MT, Witschey WR, Zhu X, Tcheandjieu C, Kember RL, Kranzler HR, Verma A, Giri A, Klarin DM, Sun YV, Huang J, Huffman JE, Townsend Creasy K, Hand NJ, Liu CT, Long MT, Yao J, Budoff M, Tan J, Li X, Lin HJ, Chen YI, Taylor KD, Chang RK, Krauss RM, Vilarinho S, Brancale J, Nielsen JB, Locke AE, Jones MB, Verweij N, Baras A, Reddy KR, Neuschwander-Tetri BA, Schwimmer JB, Sanyal AJ, Chalasani N, Ryan KA, Mitchell BD, Gill D, Wells AD, Manduchi E, Saiman Y, Mahmud N, Miller DR, Reaven PD, Phillips LS, Muralidhar S, DuVall SL, Lee JS, Assimes TL, Pyarajan S, Cho K, Edwards TL, Damrauer SM, Wilson PW, Gaziano JM, O'Donnell CJ, Khera AV, Grant SFA, Brown CD, Tsao PS, Saleheen D, Lotta LA, Bastarache L, Anstee QM, Daly AK, Meigs JB, Rotter JI, Lynch JA; Regeneron Genetics Center; Geisinger-Regeneron DiscovEHR Collaboration; EPoS Consortium; VA Million Veteran Program, Rader DJ, Voight BF, Chang KM.: A multiancestry genome-wide association study of unexplained chronic ALT elevation as a proxy for nonalcoholic fatty liver disease with histological and radiological validation. Nat Genet 2022.

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Last updated: 09/07/2022
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