Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center

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Christopher B. O'Brien, M.D.

General Information

Christopher B. O'Brien, M.D.

Languages

  • English

Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Med-Transplant Hepatology
  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board of Internal Med-Gastroenterology

Specialties

  • Hepatology - Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology - Internal Medicine
  • Internal Medicine

Roles

  • Medical Director of Liver and GI Transplantation
  • Professor of Clinical Medicine

Clinical Interests

Liver diseases

Research Interests

Novel antiviral therapy for hepatitis B Novel antiviral therapy for hepatitis C Antifibrotic therapy for cirrhosis Novel therapy for autoimmune hepatitis

Awards

Strathmores's Who's Who
Super Doctors
America's Top Gastroenterologists
America's Top Physicians
Researcher of the Year
Excellence in Community Public Service Award
Phi Kappa Phi

Education

1986 Fellowship Gastroenterology
University of Pennsylvania
1986 NIH Research Fellowship Clinical Nutrition
University of Pennsylvania
1984 Fellowship Hepatology
University of Miami
1983 Residency Internal Medicine
Jackson Memorial Hospital, University of Miami - Affiliated Medical Education Program
1981 Internship Internal Medicine
University of Florida
1980 M.D.
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
1976 Undergraduate
University of Florida

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