Dr. Donovan attended the University of Southern California as an undergraduate before returning years later for his residency at LAC+USC Medical Center. He teaches Medical Students, Medicine Residents and GI fellows about Liver Transplant Hepatology. Dr. Donovan has been published in numerous medical journals and written book chapters, abstracts and peer-reviewed articles. Of additional note, Dr. Donovan has served as Chair of the Medical Advisory Committee for the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Liver Foundation and served as past president of the Southern California Society of Gastroenterology.
Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Los Angeles: Fellow of the Year, 1995
Keck School of Medicine of USC: Faculty Teaching Award, 2011-2012
Choe H, Aldoss I, Chaudhary P, Donovan J, Petrovic L, Pullarkat V. Nodular Regenerative Hyperplasia Causing Portal Hypertension in a Patient with Chronic Graft versus Host Disease: Response to Sirolimus. Acta Haematol. 2014; 132(1):49-52. View in: PubMed
Babakhanian Z, Donovan JA. Biliary manifestations of systemic diseases. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2013 Apr; 23(2):333-46. View in: PubMed
Palta R, Thobani S, Donovan JA, Kanel GC, Gutierrez G, Fong TL. Prolonged cholestasis associated with benazepril therapy. Am J Gastroenterol. 2009 Jan; 104(1):245-6. View in: PubMed
Jabbour N, Gagandeep S, Mateo R, Sher L, Strum E, Donovan J, Kahn J, Peyre CG, Henderson R, Fong TL, Selby R, Genyk Y. Live donor liver transplantation without blood products: strategies developed for Jehovah's Witnesses offer broad application. Ann Surg. 2004 Aug; 240(2):350-7. View in: PubMed