Our Research

Recent research news


  • Mack CL, Gonzalez-Peralta RP, Gupta N, Leung D, Narkewicz MR, Roberts EA, Rosenthal P, Schwarz KB.  North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Practice Guidelines: Diagnosis and Management of Hepatitis C Infection in Infants, Children and Adolescents.  J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2012 Jun;54(6):838-55.  PMID 22487950 
  • Leung, DH, Ahamba, DC, Pillai, LN, Khan, MF, Smith, EO, Mahoney, DH.    Unrecognized hepatitis B in pre-screened children with hematologic and oncologic conditions. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2014 May;61(5):865-8. PMID 24249385 
  • Khaderi, SA, Shepherd, RW, Goss, JA, Leung, DH.  Hepatitis C in the Pediatric Population: Transmission, Natural History, Treatment and Liver Transplantation.  World Journal of Gastroenterology. 2014. Aug 28;20(32):11281-11286. PMID 25170212 
  • Leung, DH, Ton-That, M, Economides, E, Healy, CM. High prevalence of Hepatitis B non-immunity in vaccinated pediatric liver transplant recipients. American Journal of Transplantation. 2015 Feb;15(2):535-40. PMID 25611886  
  • Xue, M, Glenn, JS, and Leung, DH. Invited Review: Hepatitis D (HDV) in children. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 May 20. PMID 25988557 
  • Leung, DH, Ton-That, M, Economides, E, Healy, CM. Reply to L’Huillier et al. American Journal of Transplantation. 2015 Aug;15(8):2277. PMID 26014288  
  • Patel, SS and Leung, DH.  epatitis B Immunity in the Pediatric Liver Transplant Population. Current Opinion in Pediatrics. June 2016. PMID: 27367054 
  • Leung, DH, Narang, A, Hiremath, G, Goss, JA, Shepherd, RW. A 10-year UNOS review of mortality and risk factors in young children awaiting liver transplantation. Liver Transplantation. 2016 Aug 19. doi: 10.1002/lt.24605. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID: 27541809

Book Chapters

  • Chen, Leon and Leung, DH. Hepatitis. Feigin & Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 7th edition, Saunders Publishing, 2014. Pg 648-658. ISBN 978-1-4557-1177-2
  • Leung, DH. Hepatitis C Virus. Walker and Watkin’s Pediatric Gastrointestinal Disease. 2015, 6th Edition, BC Decker Publishing

In Press

  • Pham, Yen and Leung, Daniel. Chapter 168: Hepatitis A. Feigin and Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 8th edition. 2016.
  • Pham, Yen and Leung, Daniel. Hepatitis B and D. Feigin and Cherry’s Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 8th edition. 2016.