Jaime Chu

Jaime Chu, MD

  • ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Hepatology


Pediatrics, Pediatric Hepatology, Liver Transplantation

Research Topics:

Apoptosis/Cell Death, Biochemistry, Biomedical Sciences, Cancer, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Environmental Health, Fibrosis, Gastroenterology, Gene Regulation, Glycobiology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Metabolism, Obesity, Oncogenes, Organ Donation, Organogenesis, Patient Care, Patient Centered Outcomes Research, Pediatrics, Protein Structure/Function, Protein Translation, Regeneration, Signal Transduction, Translational Research, Transplantation, Tumor Suppressor Genes

Dr. Jaime Chu is the Associate Chief of the Division of Pediatric Hepatology and Director of the Pediatric Physician-Scientist Residency Program at the Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital and Mount Sinai’s Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute. She received her B.A. magna cum laude from Harvard University and her M.D. from New York University School of Medicine.  She completed her General Pediatrics residency training at Children’s Memorial Hospital (now Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago) at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL and her fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition both at Children’s Memorial Hospital and at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine.

Clinical Focus

  • Metabolic liver disease
  • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Portal Hypertension


MD, New York University School of Medicine

BA, Harvard University

Residency, Pediatrics, Children's Memorial Hospital

Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Children's Memorial Hospital

Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine

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