Whitney Jackson, MD
Assistant Professor, Medicine-Gastroenterology

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Medical School:
  • MD, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University
Undergraduate School:
  • BSc, McGill University (Montreal, Quebec)
Residency:
  • Thomas Jefferson University Program, Internal Medicine
Fellowships:
  • Cleveland Clinic, Gastroenterology
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Program, Transplant Hepatology
Languages: English
Department: Medicine-Gastroenterology

Professional Titles

  • Medical Director of Living Donor Liver Transplantation

Publications

  • Jackson WE, Kriss MS, Burton JR Jr, Nydam TL, Conzen KD, Pomposelli JJ, Pomfret EA. Reply to "Living liver donation in previous kidney donors: A single-center experience". Am J Transplant. 2021 Jan;21(1):435-437. PubMed PMID: 32558135
  • Raza MH, Jackson WE, Dell A, Ding L, Shapiro J, Pomfret EA, Genyk Y, Sher L, Emamaullee J. Health-related quality of life after anonymous nondirected living liver donation: A multicenter collaboration. Am J Transplant. 2020 Aug 1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32741102
  • Kripps K, Nakayuenyongsuk W, Shayota BJ, Berquist W, Gomez-Ospina N, Esquivel CO, Concepcion W, Sampson JB, Cristin DJ, Jackson WE, Gilliland S, Pomfret EA, Kueht ML, Pettit RW, Sherif YA, Emrick LT, Elsea SH, Himes R, Hirano M, Van Hove JLK, Scaglia F, Enns GM, Larson AA. Successful liver transplantation in mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy (MNGIE). Mol Genet Metab. 2020 May;130(1):58-64. PubMed PMID: 32173240
  • Ramanan P, Scherger S, Benamu E, Bajrovic V, Jackson W, Hage CA, Hakki M, Baddley JW, Abidi MZ. Toxoplasmosis in non-cardiac solid organ transplant recipients: A case series and review of literature. Transpl Infect Dis. 2020 Feb;22(1):e13218. PubMed PMID: 31769583
  • Rich NE, Yang JD, Perumalswami PV, Alkhouri N, Jackson W, Parikh ND, Mehta N, Salgia R, Duarte-Rojo A, Kulik L, Rakoski M, Said A, Oloruntoba O, Ioannou GN, Hoteit MA, Moon AM, Rangnekar AS, Eswaran SL, Zheng E, Jou JH, Hanje J, Pillai A, Hernaez R, Wong R, Scaglione S, Samant H, Kapuria D, Chandna S, Rosenblatt R, Ajmera V, Frenette CT, Satapathy SK, Mantry P, Jalal P, John BV, Fix OK, Leise M, Lindenmeyer CC, Flores A, Patel N, Jiang ZG, Latt N, Dhanasekaran R, Odewole M, Kagan S, Marrero JA, Singal AG. Provider Attitudes and Practice Patterns for Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy for Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2020 Apr;18(4):974-983. PubMed PMID: 31357028
  • Ramanan P, Scherger S, Benamu E, Bajrovic V, Jackson W, Hage CA, Hakki M, Baddley JW, Abidi MZ. Toxoplasmosis in non-cardiac solid organ transplant recipients: A case series and review of literature. Transpl Infect Dis. 2019 Nov 26;:e13218. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31769583
  • Rich NE, Yang JD, Perumalswami PV, Alkhouri N, Jackson W, Parikh ND, Mehta N, Salgia R, Duarte-Rojo A, Kulik L, Rakoski M, Said A, Oloruntoba O, Ioannou GN, Hoteit MA, Moon AM, Rangnekar AS, Eswaran SL, Zheng E, Jou JH, Hanje J, Pillai A, Hernaez R, Wong R, Scaglione S, Samant H, Kapuria D, Chandna S, Rosenblatt R, Ajmera V, Frenette CT, Satapathy SK, Mantry P, Jalal P, John BV, Fix OK, Leise M, Lindenmeyer CC, Flores A, Patel N, Jiang ZG, Latt N, Dhanasekaran R, Odewole M, Kagan S, Marrero JA, Singal AG. Provider Attitudes and Practice Patterns for Direct-Acting Antiviral Therapy for Patients With Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 Jul 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31357028
  • Jackson WE, Achkar JP, Macaron C, Lee L, Liu X, Pai RK, Lopez R, Burke CA, Allende DS. The Significance of Sessile Serrated Polyps in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2016 Sep;22(9):2213-20. PubMed PMID: 27508509
  • Jackson WE, Hanouneh M, Apfel T, Alkhouri N, John BV, Zervos X, Zein NN, Hanouneh IA. Sofosbuvir and simeprevir without ribavirin effectively treat hepatitis C virus genotype 1 infection after liver transplantation in a two-center experience. Clin Transplant. 2016 Jun;30(6):709-13. PubMed PMID: 27019204
  • Modaresi Esfeh J, Jackson W, Ansari-Gilani K, Putka B. An unusual cause of acute anemia in an immunosuppressed patient. Gastroenterol Rep (Oxf). 2016 Aug;4(3):254-6. PubMed PMID: 25688101
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Professional Memberships

  • AASLD, Member
  • AST, Member

Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-0000

UCHealth Hepatology Clinic - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
7th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045
720-848-2280

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Transplant Hepatology, Board Certification
  • Gastroenterology, Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine, Board Certification
Conditions & Treatments
  • Digestive System - Hepatology (Liver Disorders)
  • Digestive System
  • Surgery - Liver Transplant Surgery
  • Surgery
  • Surgery - Living Liver Donation
Clinical Interests
My focus is providing care to patients with complications of liver disease, including care before and after liver transplantation. In addition, I perform endoscopy (upper GI endoscopy, colonoscopy) and liver biopsies.

Care Philosophy
I strive to be an advocate for my patients. By focusing on communication, I hope to provide my patients a good understanding of their medical condition. With this, we develop an individualized care plan.

Public Speaking
Yes

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University (0001)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BSc, McGill University (Montreal, Quebec) (0001)
Residency Programs:
  • Thomas Jefferson University Program, Internal Medicine (0001)
Fellowships:
  • Cleveland Clinic, Gastroenterology (0001)
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital (Columbia Campus) Program, Transplant Hepatology (0001)
Languages: English
Department: Medicine-Gastroenterology
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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