Tamar Taddei, MD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Research Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Digestive Diseases | Liver Center

Yale Cancer Center: Virus and Other Infection-associated Cancers

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Interests

Carcinoma, Hepatocellular; Delivery of Health Care; Digestive System Diseases; Translational Medical Research

Research Summary

Dr. Taddei has built clinical programs at Yale and the VA with a focus on multidisciplinary, integrated care of the patient with liver cancer. In 2009, she developed the VA Connecticut Liver Tumor Board, now a regional tumor board serving VA Medical Centers in Connecticut, Providence, and Central Western Massachusetts. In 2011, she oversaw the accreditation of the Yale Liver Tumor Board, approved by the Smilow Cancer Hospital at Yale New Haven's Cancer Committee to meet all requirements of accreditation by the American College of Surgeons. She is funded by the VA National Center for Patient Safety and the VA Office of HIV, Hepatitis and Related Conditions Programs for national implementation of the Cancer Care Tracking System, a locally developed tool to improve liver cancer detection and comprehensive care. She is co-Principal Investigator on a national VA study of outcomes in Veterans with liver cancer. She collaborates on several translational projects that seek to understand the biology of liver cancer to inform prognosis and targets for treatment.

Specialized Terms: Clinical, translational, and outcome research on hepatocellular carcinoma

Selected Publications

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Contact Info

Tamar Taddei, MD
Mailing Address
Digestive DiseasesPO Box 208019
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8019