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Professor Shahid Khan, Male

Consultant gastroenterologist 4111658
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Professor Shahid Khan is professor of practice (hepatology) at Imperial College London. He is an internationally renowned liver specialist. He has lectured on liver disease nationally and internationally at hepatology and gastroenterology conferences, including state of the art and invited presentations. He is the lead author on the National guidelines for biliary cancer and is co-author on the International and European guidelines. He has published extensively in the medical literature, including original research articles, reviews and book chapters.

Prof Khan is an accredited Royal College of Physicians educator and enjoys a large teaching role, at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. He has supervised several PhD/MD studies in liver disease and is also deputy admissions tutor for Imperial College Medical School, as well as director of the gastroenterology & hepatology Bsc degree programme at Imperial College London. He was also previously director of clinical studies at St Mary’s Hospital. He is a member of the Association of Physicians of GB and Ireland, the British Medical Association, the British Association for the Study of the Liver, the British Society of Gastroenterology, the European Association for the Study of the Liver, the American Association for the Study of the Liver Diseases and International Liver Cancer Association, where he has served as the chair of a special interest group and he is currently chair of cholangiocarcinoma UK.

Additional languages spoken: Urdu

Special interests

  • Abnormal liver function tests
  • Abdominal pain
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Fatty liver disease
  • Fibroscan
  • Endoscopy
  • Primary liver cancer