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Michael H Nathanson, MD, PhD

Gladys Phillips Crofoot Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and Professor of Cell Biology; Director, Yale Liver Center; Director, Center for Cell and Molecular Imaging

Contact Information

Michael H Nathanson, MD, PhD

Patient Care Locations

Mailing Address

  • Yale School of Medicine

    Department of Medicine (Digestive Diseases), PO Box 208019

    New Haven, CT 06520-8019

    United States


Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Yale University (1990)
  • Resident
    Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center (1988)
  • MD
    Case Western Reserve Univ (1985)
  • PhD
    Case Western Reserve Univ (1983)
  • MS
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1977)
  • BS
    University of California, Berkeley (1976)


  • Hepatobiliary Research Exchange Program
    Kitakyushu, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan 2008
    Dr. Nathanson has established an ongoing exchange program with the Department of Surgery at UOEHS in Kitakyushu.
  • Mechanisms of calcium signaling in epithelia
    Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil 2001
    Scientific collaboration with Drs. M.F. Liete and D.A. Gomes

Honors & Recognition

Assoc of American Physicians (AAP)2017
American Society for Clinical Investigation (ASCI)2017
FAPESP Fullbright Scholar2007

Professional Service

HepatologyEditor2012 - 2016
VAMedical Research Eligibility Committee2009 - Present
AASLDNominating Committee, Abstract Review Committee2009 - Present
NIHSpecial Emphasis panel ZDK1 GRB-82009 - Present
NIHShared Instrument Grant Study Section2008 - 2009
NIHSpecial Emphasis Panel ZDK1 GRB-G2007 - Present
NIHShared Instrument Grant Study Section2002 - 2006

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