Weill Cornell Medical College
Dr. Brett E. Fortune, MD, MSc, is a Transplant Hepatologist who is part of the NYP/Weill Cornell team at the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation. Dr. Fortune specializes in the medical management of all types of liver disease including viral hepatitis B and C, alcoholic and nonalcoholic fatty liver diseases (NAFLD), autoimmune and cholestatic liver diseases, inherited and metabolic liver disorders, cirrhosis, and hepatocellular carcinoma. He also evaluates patients in need of liver transplant and delivers comprehensive pre- and post-transplant medical care in collaboration with fellow providers at the Center for Liver Disease and Transplantation of NYP.
Dr. Fortune earned his BS degree with Summa Cum Laude and Honors from North Carolina State University and received his MD degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine. He then completed his Internal Medicine residency at The Ohio State University Medical Center and his Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology fellowships at The University of Colorado.
Dr. Fortune has a clinical focus to provide excellent care for patients with advanced liver disease and those who need or have received liver transplantation. His research interests include clinical outcomes related to complications of cirrhosis and portal hypertension as well as quality improvement in the care of patients with cirrhosis or those who have received a liver transplant. He has written several papers and book chapters in the field, actively participates as a reviewer for several journals, and is an active participant in many national academic societies.
Saturday, May 11
4:55 PM – 5:05 PM
Saturday, May 11
5:15 PM – 5:30 PM