Rene Romero, M.D.

Joseph H. Moss Chair, Pediatric Hepatology and Liver Transplantation; Medical Director, Pediatric Liver Transplant Program; Clinical Director, Pediatric Hepatology; Interim Medical Director, Pediatric Intestinal Rehab Program; Program Director, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program

Children's Physician Group Outpatient Clinic Locations: 

Children's at Cobb
Emory Children's Center Building


Egleston
404-785-1832

Practice
Children's Physician Group-GI, Hepatology and Nutrition
2015 Uppergate Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322
404-785-1832

Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Education and Training Medical Degree: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Residency: Pediatrics, Chief Resident, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Fellowship: Pediatric Gasteroenterology and Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Research Fellow, Pediatric Gasteroenterology and Nutrition, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Sub-board in Pediatric Gastroenterology
Professional Scientific Societies
  • OPTN/UNOS Pediatric Transplantation Committee North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease
  • Children's Digestive Health and Nutrition Foundation

Publications / Presentations
  • Authored/co-authored 80 publications
  • Participated in 30 national presentations

Awards/Honors
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle Healthcare Hero "Physician Award" Finalist, 2008
  • Atlanta Business Chronicle Healthcare Hero "Innovation" Finalist, 2004
  • Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Golden Apple Award for Healthcare Education, 2001

Professional Interests
  • Acute liver failure
  • Portal hypertension
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Hepatopulmonary syndrome
  • Post-transplant medical issues

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