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Professor of Medicine


City: Chicago, IL

Institution: University of Chicago


Biography of Donald JENSEN

Dr. Jensen is currently Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for Liver Diseases at the University of Chicago. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Illinois, and went on to receive his medical degree from the University of Illinois Medical School. He completed his medical internship and pursued his residency and gastroenterology fellowship at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center.


Dr. Jensen completed an additional fellowship in hepatology at King’s College Hospital in London, England. He was Director of the Section of Hepatology at Rush University Medical Center until 2005. Dr. Jensen is AASLD/IDSA’s HCV Guidelines Development Co-Chair. He is Associate Editor for Viral Hepatitis for Hepatology and has contributed to over 250 publications in topics related to hepatitis.

PHC's participations

5th PHC – 2012

Monday, January 30th 2012

Interactive luncheons - Room 6 (chairman)

Tuesday, January 31st 2012

Do IL28B or not do IL28B ? (chairman) -

6th PHC – 2013

Monday, January 14th 2013

New therapeutic strategies (chairman)

8th PHC – 2015

Monday, January 12th 2015

PEG IFN based therapy with 2nd wave DAAs -

Tuesday, January 13th 2015

Lunch Workshops - Room 252A (chairman)