Maureen Jonas, M.D.: "Management and Treatment of Children with Hepatitis B"
Maureen Jonas, M.D.
Children’s Hospital Boston and
Harvard Medical School. Dr. Jonas’ research focuses on liver disease in
children with an emphasis on viral hepatitis. Her recent work includes
investigations of the transmission and prevention of HBV and HCV in
newborns. She is a principal investigator in the pediatric trials of
Pegylated Interferon (with and without Ribavirin), Adefovir Dipivoxil in
children and adolescents, and the “Pediatric Acute Liver Failure Study
Group.” Dr. Jonas received her medical degree from the University of
Miami School of Medicine. She completed her internship, residency, and
fellowship at Children’s Hospital Boston. Dr. Jonas is a member of the
American Society of Transplant Physicians and the American Association
for the Study of Liver Diseases. She is also on the editorial board of
Gastroenterology & Hepatology and is the author of many journal
articles and monographs.
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||Management and Treatment of Children with Hepatitis B