Einstein/Montefiore Department of Medicine

Department Faculty

Paul J. Gaglio, M.D.

Dr. Paul J. Gaglio

Professor of Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine (Gastroenterology & Liver Diseases)


Professional Interests

Paul J. Gaglio, MD, is a Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in Bronx, NY. He joined the faculty in December 2007 to assist in establishing a new liver transplantation program at Montefiore Medical Center, and now serves as Montefiore’s medical director of Adult Liver Transplantation. He received his bachelor’s in Physiology and Italian from Rutgers College in New Brunswick, NJ, and his M.D. from UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School. He completed an internship and residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, and a digestive disease/liver transplantation fellowship at New Jersey Medical School. The author of multiple manuscripts, book chapters, and abstracts, he has also participated in numerous research trials related to the therapy of hepatitis B and C, liver transplantation, and treatment of liver failure. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians and the American Gastroenterological Association, and his research interests include models to enhance liver regeneration, novel treatments of hepatitis B and C, natural history of hepatitis C in liver transplant recipients, and non alcoholic fatty liver disease.


Selected Publications

  1. Gaglio PJ, Dash S, Liu HJ, Cheng S, Dunne B, Baskin G, Bohm R, Blanchard J. Partial hepatectomy and laparoscopic-guided liver biopsy in rhesus macaques (Macaca mulatta): novel approach for study of liver regeneration. Comparative Medicine 2000;50:363-368
  2. Gaglio PJ, Baskin G, Raterree M, Blanchard J, Cheng S, Dunne B, Liu H, Dash S, Theise N, LaBrecque D. Liver Regeneration Investigated in a non-human primate model J Hepatol. 2002;37:625-32.
  3. Gaglio PJ, MalireddyS, LevittBS, RussoMW, Lapointe-RudowD, Kinkhabwala M , Lefkowitch J, Emond JC, and BrownRS., Jr. Increased Risk of Cholestatic Hepatitis C in Recipients of Grafts from Living versus Cadaveric Donors  Liver Transpl. 2003;9:1028-35
  4. Gaglio PJ, Brown RS, Scope of Worldwide Hepatitis C Problem Liver Transpl 2003;9:S10-13
  5. Gaglio PJ, Rodriguez-Torres M, Herring R, Anand B, Box T, Rabinovitz M, Brown RS; Infergen Study Group.  Racial differences in response rates to consensus interferon in HCV infected patients naive to previous therapy.J Clin Gastroenterol. 2004;38:599-604
  6. Gaglio, PJ Richard Sterling, Eric Daniels, Ellen Tedaldi Hepatitis B-HIV Co-infection: Results of a Survey on Treatment Practices and Recommendations for Therapy Clin Infect Dis. 2007;45:618-23
  7. Gaglio  PJ, SinghS, DegertekinB, Ishitani M, HussainM, PerrilloR, Lok AS, and the NIH HBV OLT Study Group Impact of the HBV Genotype on Pre- and Post- Liver Transplantation Outcomes Liver Transpl. 2008;14:1420-7
  8. Feuerstadt P, Bunim AL, Garcia H, Karlitz JJ, Massoumi H, Thosani AJ, Pellecchia A, Wolkoff AW, Gaglio PJ, Reinus JF .Effectiveness of hepatitis C treatment with pegylated interferon and ribavirin in urban minority patients. Hepatology. 2010;51:1137-1143
  9. Gaglio PJ, Moss N, McGaw C, Reinus J Direct Acting Antiviral  Therapy for Hepatitis C; Attitudes Regarding Future Use: Dig Dis Sci. 2011;56:1509-15
  10. Flattau, A, Gaglio PJ, et al.  Social Bariers to Adult Liver Transplantation Listing; Prevalence and Association with Program Characteristics: Liver Transpl. 2011;17:1167-1175
  11. Gaglio PJ, Marfo K, Chiodo J. Hyponatremia in Cirrhosis and End Stage Liver Disease; Treatment with the Vasopressin V2 Receptor Antagonist Tolvaptan: Dig Dis Sci. 2012 Nov;57(11):2774-85
  12. Gaglio PJ Jr, Gaglio PJ Sr Complications in patients with alcohol-associated liver disease who undergo liver transplantation. Clin Liver Dis. 2012 Nov;16(4):865-75
  13. Kinkhabwala M, Lindower J, Principe AL, Reinus J, Gaglio PJ. Expedited Liver Allocation in the US: A Critical Analysis. Liver Transplantation 2013;19(10):1159-65
  14. Bichoupan K, Schwartz JM, Martert V, Giannattasio ER, Marfo K, Odin J, Liu L, Schiano T, Perumalswami P, Bansal M, Gaglio PJ, Kalia H, Dieterich D, Branch A, Reinus JP. Effect of Fibrosis on Adverse Events in Hepatitis C Patients treated with Telaprevir Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2014;39:209-216.
  15. Tandan S, Sun K, Gaglio PJ A Rare Finding on Liver Explant. Accepted 2014 Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology

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