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Professor Jacob George
Gastroenterology and Hepatology


Jacob George graduated MBBS from the University of Queensland and is currently a Professor of Hepatic Medicine at the University of Sydney, and Head of the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Westmead Hospital.

He is actively involved in the practice of clinical gastroenterology and also undertakes research on basic and clinical aspects of liver cancer, NASH, insulin resistance, chronic viral hepatitis and hepatic fibrosis. JG has been a member of Council of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA) since 2009 and is the Chair of its Research Committee. He has a keen interest in fostering research and in mentoring trainees in  gastroenterology and Hepatology.


Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Street Address. Westmead Hospital, Cnr Hawkesbury and Darcy Roads,Westmead
Ph: 9845 7705. Main Switch: (02) 9845-5555 (8:30am-8:00pm)

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