Eliana Agudelo

Physician assistant

Eliana Agudelo is a physician assistant for the UCSF Liver Transplant Program. She manages the care of patients after liver transplant surgery, with attention to those receiving treatment for viral hepatitis C. Agudelo's clinical research focuses on current and innovative viral hepatitis C and viral hepatitis B treatments available to liver transplant patients.

She earned her post graduate physician assistant degree with a concentration in general surgery from St. John's University. She completed an American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Hepatology Fellowship with a special emphasis in liver transplantation and viral hepatitis. Agudelo is a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Surgery and Liver Transplantation Committee, American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Professional Practice Committee for the UCSF Transplant Division and the Medical Advisory Board for the Latino Outreach Committee. She also is a fundraiser for the American Liver Foundation.


Liver Transplant Program
400 Parnassus Ave., Third Floor
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-1888
Fax: (415) 353-8917

Hours: Tuesdays, 8 a.m. – noon, and Thursdays, 1 - 4 p.m.

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Campos-Varela I, Agudelo EZ, Terrault NA. Outcomes of antiviral treatment in hepatitis C virus liver transplant patients off immunosuppression in the direct acting antivirals era: A case series. Clin Transplant. 2018 May 31; e13303.
  2. Campos-Varela I, Agudelo EZ, Sarkar M, Roberts JP, Terrault NA. Use of a hepatitis C virus (HCV) RNA-positive donor in a treated HCV RNA-negative liver transplant recipient. Transpl Infect Dis. 2018 Feb; 20(1).
  3. Campos-Varela I, Straley S, Agudelo EZ, Carlson L, Terrault NA. Sofosbuvir, simeprevir, and ribavirin for the treatment of hepatitis C virus recurrence in human immunodeficiency virus/hepatitis C virus-coinfected liver transplant recipients. Liver Transpl. 2015 Feb; 21(2):272-4.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.

This health care professional is not a member of UCSF Medical Group. Please check with your health insurance plan regarding coverage for services.