Hyosun Han, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Medical Director of the Living Donor Program

Program Director of the Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program

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Dr. Han’s clinical interests include hepatocellular carcinoma, liver transplant, NASH and viral hepatitis. Her research interests include viral hepatitis, complications of end stage liver disease, and liver transplantation.

Dr. Han earned her medical degree from University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine. She then went on to complete two fellowships at Mount Sinai Hospital, one in Gastroenterology and the other in Transplant Hepatology.


  • The Dr. Henry Janowitz Division of Gastroenterology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai: Chief GI Fellow, 2012-2013
  • University of Miami: Medical Alumni Scholarship, 2007
  • Diversity of Medicine: Arnold P. Gold Foundation Grant, 2005
  • University of Miami School of Medicine: Lillian Gong Scholarship, 2003-2007
  • Columbia University: Helen and J. Edward Stern Scholarship, 1998-2002


  • Artificial intelligence to identify harmful alcohol use after early liver transplant for alcohol-associated hepatitis Am J Transplant. 2022 07; 22(7):1834-1841. . View in PubMed
  • The use of nondirected donor organs in living donor liver transplantation: Perspectives and guidance Hepatology. 2022 06; 75(6):1579-1589. . View in PubMed
  • Examining low rates of dermatology visits in solid organ transplant recipients J Am Acad Dermatol. 2022 06; 86(6):1369-1372. . View in PubMed
  • Patterns of Alcohol Use After Early Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic HepatitisClin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2022 02; 20(2):409-418. e5. . View in PubMed
  • Early Liver Transplantation for Severe Alcohol-Associated Hepatitis and a History of Prior Liver Decompensation Am J Gastroenterol. 2022 12 01; 117(12):1990-1998. . View in PubMed
  • Transfusion-free Retransplantation for Post-liver Transplantation Hepatic Artery Thrombosis: How Much Augmentation Is Too Much? Transplant Direct. 2021 Nov; 7(11):e776.. View in PubMed
  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Primary Biliary Cholangitis: A Patient-Friendly Summary of the 2018 AASLD Practice Guidance Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2021 Nov; 18(5):255-259. . View in PubMed
  • IgG:IgM Ratios of Liver Plasma Cells Reveal Similar Phenotypes of Primary Biliary Cholangitis With and Without Features of Autoimmune Hepatitis Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2021 02; 19(2):397-399. . View in PubMed
  • Skin cancer and dermatoses in a majority-Hispanic population of solid organ transplant recipients J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020 Aug; 83(2):607-610. . View in PubMed
  • Selective use of liver transplantation for severe alcohol-associated hepatitis Expert Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 Mar; 14(3):175-184. . View in PubMed
  • Treatment and Outcomes of Early Stage Breast Cancer in Patients with Hepatic Dysfunction J Surg Res. 2020 12; 256:212-219. . View in PubMed
  • Checkpoint Inhibitor-Induced Rejection of a Liver Allograft: A Combination of Acute T Cell-Mediated and Antibody-Mediated Rejection Liver Transpl. 2019 12; 25(12):1845-1848. . View in PubMed
  • Model to Calculate Harms and Benefits of Early vs Delayed Liver Transplantation for Patients With Alcohol-Associated HepatitisGastroenterology. 2019 08; 157(2):472-480. e5. . View in PubMed
  • Underestimation of Liver Transplantation for Alcoholic Hepatitis in the National Transplant Database Liver Transpl. 2019 05; 25(5):706-711. . View in PubMed
  • Predicting Low Risk for Sustained Alcohol Use After Early Liver Transplant for Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis: The Sustained Alcohol Use Post-Liver Transplant Score Hepatology. 2019 04; 69(4):1477-1487. . View in PubMed
  • Endometrioma of the Liver: A Case Report and Review of the Literature Case Reports Hepatol. 2019; 2019:4734606. . View in PubMed
  • Outcomes of Early Liver Transplantation for Patients With Severe Alcoholic HepatitisGastroenterology. 2018 08; 155(2):422-430. e1. . View in PubMed
  • Cytomegalovirus in liver transplant recipients Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2017 Aug; 22(4):345-350. . View in PubMed
  • Hepatitis E viral infection in solid organ transplant patients Curr Opin Organ Transplant. 2017 Aug; 22(4):351-355. . View in PubMed