Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease at the U.S. National Institutes of Health
Anthony S. Fauci, M.D. is director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the U.S. National Institutes of Health, where he oversees an extensive research portfolio focused on infectious and immune-mediated diseases. As the long-time chief of the NIAID Laboratory of Immunoregulation, Dr. Fauci has made many seminal contributions in basic and clinical research and is one of the world’s most-cited biomedical scientists. He was one of the principal architects of the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), a program that has saved millions of lives throughout the developing world.
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The global pandemic has affected patients with liver disease in unexpected ways. At this symposium, faculty review the effects of COVID-19 on the liver and how people with liver disease differ in their responses to COVID-19. They will review the latest data on COVID-19 treatments, COVID-19 prevention strategies including vaccines, and racial disparities revealed by this unprecedented epidemic.