Nancy Reau MDProfessor of Medicine; Richard B. Capps Chair of Hepatology; Chief, Section of Hepatology; Associate Director, Solid Organ Transplantation, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois
Nancy Reau, MD, is Professor of Internal Medicine, Richard B. Capps Chair of Hepatology, Associate Director of Solid Organ Transplantation, and Section Chief of Hepatology at Rush University Medical Center in Chicago, IL. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University College of Medicine in Columbus, where she completed a residency and fellowship in gastroenterology/hepatology followed by a second fellowship in advanced transplant hepatology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. Her primary research interests focus on viral hepatitis – from both a drug development and a clinical perspective - liver transplantation, and complications of chronic liver disease.
Prof. Reau has been an invited lecturer at numerous presentations focused on viral hepatitis, fatty liver disease, cirrhosis, and liver transplantation. Prof. Reau is a fellow of the American Gastroenterological Association and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). Additionally, she is the current editor in chief of CLD (Clinical Liver Disease) and was an author of the AASLD/IDSA hepatitis C guidance document. She was the committee chair of the AASLD public policy committee and a member of the AASLD practice guideline committee for four years.
Prof. Reau has authored or coauthored more than 100 peer-reviewed articles that have been published in journals such as Hepatology, Hepatitis Research and Treatment, and Clinics in Liver Disease. She is Co-chair of the National ALF Medical Advisory Committee and sits on multiple advisory boards. She is currently a member of the steering committee for the hepatitis C special interest group (SIG) for the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) and a member of the ACG training committee.