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Jorge A. Bezerra, MD

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-3008

Fax: 513-636-5581

Email: jorge.bezerra@cchmc.org

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Biography

Jorge A. Bezerra, MD, joined the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition in 1990, when he began his fellowship training in pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition and graduated in 1993.

From 1992-1994, Dr. Bezerra was a research scholar in the Division of Basic Sciences. He was appointed to the division in 1994 as an assistant professor of pediatrics.

Dr. Bezerra completed his residency in pediatrics at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona.

Dr. Bezerra has an active research career with his primary interests in molecular control of liver regeneration, biliary atresia, and genetic basis of intrahepatic cholestasis.

In addition to his research work, Dr. Bezerra is an active clinician for the outpatient GI clinical service and the inpatient liver service.

Education and Training

MD: Federal University Rio Grande Norte, Natal, Brazil, 1984

Residency: University of Arizona, Tuscon, AZ, 1989

Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 1994

Certification: Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

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