Mario Strazzabosco, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine; Clinical Program Leader, Liver Cancer Program; Deputy Director, Yale Liver Center

Physician Biography

Mario Strazzabosco, MD, PhD, was appointed Director and Clinical Program Leader of the Smilow Liver Cancer Program on January 1, 2017. With expertise in advanced hepatology, Dr. Strazzabosco is an expert in the care of patients with liver cancer. Dr. Strazzabosco returned to Yale after serving as the Founding Chief of the Section of Digestive Diseases, Chair of the Department of Surgery and Translational Medicine, and Vice President of the School of Medicine at the University of Milan. He is internationally known for his work in Hepatology and Liver Transplantation, previously served as Medical Director of Hepatology at Yale, is a recipient of NIH funding, and is a member of several scientific societies in Europe and in the United States. Dr. Strazzabosco holds an appointment as Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) at Yale School of Medicine and as Deputy Director of the Yale Liver Center. As leader of the Liver Cancer Program at Smilow Cancer Hospital, Dr. Strazzabosco will coordinate the efforts of the team to further develop the program in collaboration with the specialties of Medical Oncology, Interventional Radiology, Surgical Oncology, Hepatology, and Transplantation Surgery.

Clinical Interests

  • Hepatitis
  • Liver Diseases
  • Gallstones

Patient Care

Accepts new patients? Yes
Patient Type: Adult
Referrals: From patients or physicians

Patient Care Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases: Liver Cancer Program; Viral Hepatitis Program | Liver Center

Transplantation Center

Yale Cancer Center: Gastrointestinal Cancers Program | Liver Cancer Program

Yale Medicine

Clinical Trials

Conditions Study Title
Hepatitis, HIV/AIDS, Immune System, Infectious Diseases Screening In Anticipation of Future Research

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Mario Strazzabosco, MD, PhD