Keyur Patel, MD, PhD

Keyur Patel, MD, PhD is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, at the University of Toronto.
Prior to a faculty position at Duke University and Duke Clinical Research Institute (DCRI) from 2004-2015, Dr. Patel completed his training in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology in the United Kingdom and Australia and continued his post-doctoral translational research in viral hepatitis at Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, San Diego, CA.
His experience at DCRI included development of diagnostic serum biomarkers of liver fibrosis, pharmacogenomic tools for antiviral responses, novel therapeutics, and protocol development for phase I-II studies for viral hepatitis and fibrosis, global medical monitoring of phase II-III trials, clinical events adjudication, along with data and safety monitoring for phase II-III trials in viral hepatitis.