David Assis, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases)

Education

MD: Jefferson Medical College (2005)
BS: Messiah College (2001)
Fellowship: Yale University School of Medicine
Residency: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Internship: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Professional Affliations/Certification

Board Certification: AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (2008)
Board Certification: AB of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology (2012)
Board Certification: AB of Internal Medicine, Transpant Hepatology (2014, recertified: 2015)

Honors & Recognition

  • Rising Professional AwardAmerican Liver Foundation - Connecticut Chapter (2016)

  • 2014 Kushlan Junior Faculty AwardYale Section of Digestive Diseases (2014)

Professional Service

  • American Association for Study of Liver Diseases (2016) Secretary of the Special Interest Group in Cholestatic and Biliary Disease.

  • International Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Study Group (2016) Co-leader of the Working Group on Clinical Trial Design.

  • North American Consortium for Autoimmune Liver Disease (2014) Steering Committee member of the Consortium, which is consists of a group of investigators from multiple academic medical centers throughout the United States and Canada who are committed to open collaboration to improve the study and treatment of patients with autoimmune liver diseases.

  • American Liver Foundation - Connecticut Chapter (2014) Board Member of Connecticut Chapter of the American Liver Foundation.