Northup, Patrick

Patrick  Northup

Patrick Northup

Primary Appointment

Associate Professor, Medicine

Education

  • MD, Medical College of Virginia

Contact Information


Telephone: 434-924-2091
Email: pgn5qs@virginia.edu

Research Interests

Clinical and economic outcomes, statistical modeling and simulation.

Research Description

His research interests include viral hepatitis, liver transplantation, hepatocellular carcinoma, coagulation disorders in chronic liver disease, organ allocation, economic modeling, portal hypertension, hepatorenal syndrome, and medical education. With training in epidemiology, statistics, and economic outcome modeling, he is also interested in cost-effectiveness modeling and health policy. He is active in both investigator initiated and industry-sponsored clinical trials and translational research evaluating new therapies for viral hepatitis, spontaneous bacterial peritonitis, coagulation disorders in cirrhosis, hepatorenal syndrome, liver transplantation organ allocation, upper GI bleeding, and hepatocellular carcinoma. He also has regulatory and policy interests and is a former member of the University of Virginia, Institutional Review Board for Human Research. Dr. Northup is a consultant to the U.S. FDA and the U.S. National Institutes of Health and is the recipient of the 2007 American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases Jan Albrecht award for clinical research.

Selected Publications