Jaideep Behari MD PhD
  • Jaideep Behari, MD, PhD

    Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
    Director, UPMC FLOW™ Center (Fatty Liver, Obesity and Wellness) at the Digestive Disorders Center at UPMC Presbyterian

Jaideep Behari, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Director, UPMC FLOW™ Center (Fatty Liver, Obesity and Wellness) at the Digestive Disorders Center at UPMC Presbyterian

Profile:

Dr. Behari’s research investigates the role of intracellular signaling pathways in the pathogenesis of liver diseases. He is also interested in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, alcoholic fatty liver disease and hepatocellular carcinoma.

Education      

  • MBBS, University of Rajasthan, 1993
  • PhD, University of Georgia, 1998

Training        

  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of Massachusetts, 2002
  • Internal Medicine Residency, University of Pittsburgh, 2003
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology/Hepatology, University of Pittsburgh, 2006
  • Research Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School, 2000

Area of Specialization/Research Interest 

  • Role of intracellular signaling pathways in the pathogenesis of liver diseases
  • Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Alcoholic fatty liver disease
  • Hepatocellular carcinoma