Dr Jessica Wen is director of the Viral Hepatitis Treatment Program and a pediatric gastroenterologist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She also works with CHOP's Liver Transplant Program and the Biesecker Pediatric Liver Center. Her research focuses on hepatitis B and C, and liver fibrosis.
Dr. Rand's research interests include clinical studies of biliary atresia and studies of immunization, immune suppression, and long-term outcome after transplantation. Her basic science interests in liver development and fibrosis are carried out as collaborations with scientists who utilize the liver tissue bank.
Dr. Loomes' research is focused on clinical and translational studies in pediatric liver disease. She works with National Institutes of Health-funded national consortia to conduct studies investigating the etiology and treatment for rare pediatric liver diseases including biliary atresia, Alagille syndrome, and others. Dr. Loomes also collaborates with other investigators at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia to investigate genetic causes of pediatric liver disease.