Jennifer Price, MD

Hepatologist

Dr. Jennifer Cohen Price is a gastroenterologist and liver expert, or hepatologist, who specializes in treating patients who are awaiting liver transplants. She is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in internal medicine and gastroenterolog. In her research, she addresses liver disease in HIV infection, treatment of viral hepatitis and nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.

Price earned a medical degree at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine in 2004. She continued her medical training at Johns Hopkins, where she completed a residency, gastroenterology and hepatology fellowship, and transplant hepatology fellowship. She is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. She is an assistant clinical professor of medicine at UCSF.

Clinics

Liver Disease and Liver Transplant
350 Parnassus Ave., Suite 300
San Francisco, CA 94143
Phone: (415) 353-2318
Fax: (415) 353-2407

Hours: Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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

Hours: Pre-Liver Transplant Clinic Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Hours: Post-Liver Transplant Clinic Tuesday 8 a.m. – 12 p.m., Thursday 1-4 p.m.

Board Certification

Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine
Transplant Hepatology

More about Jennifer Price

Education

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine 2004

Residencies

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Internal Medicine 2007

Fellowships

Johns Hopkins Hospital, Gastroenterology and Hepatology 2011
Johns Hopkins Hospital, Transplant Hepatology 2012

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Reid M, Ma Y, Scherzer R, Price JC, French AL, Huhn GD, Plankey MW, Peters M, Grunfeld C, Tien PC. Contribution of liver fibrosis and microbial translocation to immune activation in HIV and HCV. J Infect Dis. 2018 Jan 03.
  2. Reid M, Price JC, Tien PC. Hepatitis C Virus Infection in the Older Patient. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2017 Dec; 31(4):827-838.
  3. Price JC, Tien PC. Editorial: Statins and Liver Disease: Is it Time to Recommend Statins to Prevent Liver Disease Progression? Am J Gastroenterol. 2017 Oct; 112(10):1506-1507.
  4. Price JC, Dodge JL, Ma Y, Scherzer R, Korn N, Tillinghast K, Peters MG, Noworolski S, Tien PC. Controlled attenuation parameter and magnetic resonance spectroscopy-measured liver steatosis are discordant in obese HIV-infected adults. AIDS. 2017 Sep 24; 31(15):2119-2125.
  5. Price JC, Wang R, Seaberg EC, Budoff MJ, Kingsley LA, Palella FJ, Witt MD, Post WS, Thio CL. The Association of Inflammatory Markers With Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Differs by Human Immunodeficiency Virus Serostatus. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017; 4(3):ofx153.
  6. Price JC, Tien PC. Reply. Hepatology. 2017 Aug; 66(2):674-675.
  7. Price JC, Ma Y, Scherzer R, Korn N, Tillinghast K, Peters MG, Noworolski SM, Tien PC. Human immunodeficiency virus-infected and uninfected adults with non-genotype 3 hepatitis C virus have less hepatic steatosis than adults with neither infection. Hepatology. 2017 Mar; 65(3):853-863.
  8. Kardashian A, Ma Y, Scherzer R, Price JC, Sarkar M, Korn N, Tillinghast K, Peters MG, Noworolski SM, Tien PC. Sex differences in the association of HIV infection with hepatic steatosis. AIDS. 2017 Jan 28; 31(3):365-373.
  9. Reid M, Ma Y, Scherzer R, Price JC, French AL, Plankey MW, Grunfeld C, Tien PC. Higher CD163 levels are associated with insulin resistance in hepatitis C virus-infected and HIV-infected adults. AIDS. 2017 Jan 28; 31(3):385-393.
  10. Park L, Mone A, Price JC, Tzimas D, Hirsh J, Poles MA, Malter L, Chen LA. Perceptions of fecal microbiota transplantation for Clostridium difficile infection: factors that predict acceptance. Ann Gastroenterol. 2017; 30(1):83-88.
  11. Konerman MA, Price JC, Campbell CY, Eluri S, Gurakar A, Hamilton J, Li Z. Pre-Liver Transplant Transthoracic Echocardiogram Findings and 6-Month Post-Transplant Outcomes: A Case-Control Analysis. Ann Transplant. 2016 Jul 05; 21:416-27.
  12. Price JC, Seaberg EC, Phair JP, Witt MD, Koletar SL, Thio CL. Brief Report: Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy Mitigates Liver Disease in HIV Infection. J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2016 Jul 01; 72(3):319-23.
  13. Kardashian AA, Price JC. Hepatitis C virus-HIV-coinfected patients and liver transplantation. Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2015 Jun; 20(3):276-85.
  14. Price JC, Terrault NA. Treatment of hepatitis C in liver transplant patients: interferon out, direct antiviral combos in. Liver Transpl. 2015 Apr; 21(4):423-34.
  15. Price JC, Terrault NA. Sofosbuvir and ribavirin use in wait-listed patients with hepatitis C should be selective. Liver Int. 2015 Jan; 35(1):7-8.
  16. Konerman MA, Price J, Torres D, Li Z. Randomized, controlled pilot study comparing large-volume paracentesis using wall suction and traditional glass vacuum bottle methods. Therap Adv Gastroenterol. 2014 Sep; 7(5):184-92.
  17. Price JC, Murphy RC, Shvachko VA, Pauly MP, Manos MM. Effectiveness of telaprevir and boceprevir triple therapy for patients with hepatitis C virus infection in a large integrated care setting. Dig Dis Sci. 2014 Dec; 59(12):3043-52.
  18. Chen T, Hubbard A, Murtazina R, Price J, Yang J, Cha B, Sarker R, Donowitz M. Myosin VI mediates the movement of NHE3 down the microvillus in intestinal epithelial cells. J Cell Sci. 2014 Aug 15; 127(Pt 16):3535-45.
  19. Price JC, Seaberg EC, Latanich R, Budoff MJ, Kingsley LA, Palella FJ, Witt MD, Post WS, Thio CL. Risk factors for fatty liver in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study. Am J Gastroenterol. 2014 May; 109(5):695-704.
  20. Jodorkovsky D, Price JC, Kim B, Dhalla S, Stein EM, Clarke JO. Multichannel intraluminal impedance-pH testing is clinically useful in the management of patients with gastroesophageal reflux symptoms. Dig Dis Sci. 2014 Aug; 59(8):1817-22.

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