DR. DEAN KARVELLAS

Dr. Constantine (Dean) Karvellas is an Associate Professor of Medicine (Critical Care Medicine and Gastroenterology/Hepatology) at the University of Alberta and an Adjunct Professor in the School of Public Health Sciences. He has been an attending intensivist in the E. Garner King General Systems Intensive Care Unit since 2009 and is involved with the Liver Transplant program as a Hepatologist. Dr. Karvellas is the only Canadian co-investigator in the NIH-funded United States Acute Liver Failure study group (US ALFSG). He is also a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) Liver management task force. Dr. Karvellas’ publications reflect his interests in acute liver failure (ALF), acute on chronic liver failure (ACLF), liver transplantation and extracorporeal liver support.

Position/Title: Associate Professor

Institution: Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Alberta

Department: Department of Critical Care Medicine

Email: Dean.Karvellas@albertahealthservices.ca

Accepting Trainees: Yes

Personal Web Site: N/A

Institutional Profile: https://www.ualberta.ca/medicine/about/people/constantine-karvellas

Curriculum Vitae: Download

Current Lab Members: Amanda Ewasiuk (MSc student); Sheela Maria Xavier (MSc Student) 

Areas of Expertise: Critical Care, Hepatology 

Names of Current Grants/Project Titles: See CV