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Simona Jakab, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases); Firm Chief, Klatskin Liver Service, Internal Medicine

Contact Information

Simona Jakab, MD

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Medicine (Digestive Diseases), PO Box 208019

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States



Dr. Jakab is a graduate of the Timisoara University of Medicine in Romania. Her internship and residency in Internal Medicine, as well as her gastroenterology fellowship training were completed at Norwalk Hospital, Norwalk, CT, programs affiliated with Yale University. She did elective rotations at the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation, Columbia-Presbyterian Hospital, and the Department of Liver Transplantation and Hepatobiliary Surgery, Lahey Clinic. She received advanced training in Hepatology and Liver Transplantation at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital/Jefferson Medical College.

Education & Training

  • Fellow
    Norwalk Hospital/Yale University (2009)
  • Fellow
    Thomas Jefferson Medical College (2006)
  • Intern/Resident
    Norwalk Hospital/Yale University (2005)
  • Resident
    Timisoara University of Medicine & Pharmacy (2002)
  • MD
    Timisoara University of Medicine and Pharmacy (1998)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Edwin C. Cadman AwardYale University School of Medicine, Internal Medicine Primary Care Residency Program2014

Departments & Organizations