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Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, MSc, DSc

Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, MSc, DSc

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Starzl Transplantation Institute & Center for Liver Diseases

3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 201
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

Phone: 412-647-4528

Assistant: Shawn McMullen
Phone: (501) 686-5126

Member Since: 2015

Member Status: Fellow


Clinician Scientist



Clinical Interest(s)

Liver Transplantation

Research Interest(s)

  • Clinical trials
  • Sarcopenia and cirrhosis
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Clinical outcomes in liver transplantation
  • Hepatitis C

Current / Former SSCI Roles


About Andres Duarte-Rojo, MD, MSc, DSc

Andres Duarte-Rojo completed his MD at Ignacio A. Santos School of Medicine (ITESM) in Monterrey, and then trained on Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology at the Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición SZ, in Mexico City, México. Subsequently, he pursued advanced hepatology training at the University of Toronto, in Canada, and Mayo Clinic - Rochester (Transplant Fellowship), MN. His research training includes a Master's degree and a Doctorate in Medical Sciences at the National University of Mexico. He joined UAMS Faculty in 2011 and has been the Director of the Viral Hepatitis Program since then. In 2015 Dr. Duarte-Rojo became the Medical Director of the Liver Transplant Program. He is an Assistant Professor at the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology and a member of the Clinician Scientist Program.


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