Joseph A Odin, MD, PhD
- PROFESSOR | Medicine, Liver Diseases
Specialties:Liver Medicine, Liver Transplantation, Gastroenterology
Dr. Odin is an associate professor in the Division of Liver Diseases and the Recanati/Miller Transplantation Institute with a clinical background in gastroenterology and liver disease. He is co-director of the Mount Sinai Autoimmune Liver Disease Program. He has research interest in liver autoimmunity and toxicology. His current research studies are focused on novel treatments for primary biliary cirrhosis, primary sclerosing cholangitis and the effect of drugs and toxins on the liver. He cares for individuals with all liver diseases including those with liver transplants. His research is supported by the NIH and he has received past support and awards from the American Gastroenterolofical Association and the American Association for the Study of Liver Disease. He also receives support from pharmaceutical companies for participation in clinical trials examining treatments for viral hepatitis.
Dr. Odin was recently designated as a Fellow of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (FAASLD) — the highest honor among AASLD membership categories — which recognizes superior professional achievement in clinical or academic practice, and in basic or clinical research.
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Autoimmune Liver Disease Treatment Program
- Endoscopic Band Ligation
- Esophageal Varices
- Hepatitis A
- Hepatitis B
AB, Cornell University
MD, Mount Sinai Sch. of Medicine CUNY
Residency, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Solomon Silver Award for Clinical Research
Research Excellence in GI and Liver Disease Award
Dr. Odin's liver research focuses on Autoimmune Liver Disease, Toxicity, Fatty Liver Disease, and Viral Hepatitis. Clinical trials and studies are being conducted or planned for primary biliary cirrhosis, primary sclerosing cholangitis, autoimmune hepatitis, drug or toxin induced liver injury, hepatitis B and C, and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Some of the research is investigator initiated while other studies are supported by the National Institutes of Health or Pharmaceutical Companies. Please go to Programs in Autoimmune Liver Diseases.