Cirrhosis, liver transplantation, Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease
Steven Zacks, MD, MPH, FRCPC is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Previously. He completed a Masters in Public Health at the School of Public Health, UNC at Chapel Hill, in Epidemiology with an emphasis on clinical research training. Dr. Zacks has experience in clinical trials of novel agents for hepatitis B and C, encephalopathy, ascites, and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. He participated in NIH sponsored studies of NAFLD, viral hepatitis, and pulmonary complications of cirrhosis. Dr. Zacks has served as a grant reviewer on NIH study sections. Dr. Zacks actively participates in the education of the gastroenterology and transplant hepatology fellows. He has won two teaching awards from the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and one from the Department of Medicine.