Internal Medicine Research Day
Save the Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2020
Harvey J. Alter, MD, MACP
Distinguished NIH Investigator
Harvey J Alter has been designated a Distinguished NIH Investigator and has a long career in clinical research.
Dr. Alter has played a key role in the discovery of two hepatitis viruses, namely hepatitis B virus (HBV) and the non-A, non-B virus, later designated the hepatitis C virus (HCV).
In long-term prospective studies, Dr. Alter helped define the natural history of NANB/HCV infection and proved its frequent progression to chronic hepatitis and its evolution to cirrhosis and liver related mortality.
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