Dr Samir Shah - Hepatologist

Dr. Samir Shah - Hepatologist


  • 1982- M.D.- Grant Medical College, Bombay
  • Degree course in Gastroenterology at the Christian Medical College, Vellore


  • Currently Consultant Hepatologist attached to Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre and Breach Candy Hospital Mumbai
  • One-year fellowship in Hepatology and Liver transplant at the Institute of Hepatology, University College London with Prof. Roger Williams

Awards & Affiliations

Papers, Presentation & Research

  • Member of the Editorial Board of Indian Journal of Gastroenterology
  • 995-1997- elected as the Secretary of the Indian Association for study of the liver
  • Invited to be National Advisory Board of the Journal of the Association of Physician of India (JAPI) for the year 2006
  • Has been awarded the Hargobind Foundation Scholarship
  • Has been the driving force to co-ordinate efforts to start a cadaveric organ transplant programme in the country and Mumbai
  • He was involved with the first successful liver transplant in Mumbai where a father donated part of his liver to his daughter
  • Founder member and the general secretary of the National Liver Foundation
  • Council Member of International Liaison Committee, Asian Pacific Association for the Study of the Liver (APASL)