Nneka N. Ufere, MD

Research Interests: Palliative and supportive care for patients with advanced liver disease.

Overview

Biography

Dr. Nneka Ufere was born in Nigeria and grew up outside of Atlanta, GA. She completed an A.B. in Molecular and Cellular Biology with a minor in Psychology at Harvard College. She attended medical school at the Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine and competed her residency in internal medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, where she also served as a Chief Medical Resident during the 2015-2016 academic year. She is a current Gastroenterology fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital with a plan to complete an advanced fellowship in Transplant Hepatology. She is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology degree at the at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health.

Twitter: @nneka_ufere

Research Interests

Dr. Ufere is currently in her postdoctoral research fellowship and has research interests which center around palliative and supportive care and informed decision-making for patients with advanced liver disease. She looks forward to an academic career dedicated to developing interventions aimed at improving the quality of life and end-of-life care for patients with advanced liver disease and their caregivers.

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