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.