University of Wisconsin
School of Medicine and Public Health

Transplant Hepatology Fellowship

The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology offers a one year fellowship in Transplant Hepatology.  This is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and fulfills the requirement for the ABIM certifying examination in transplant hepatology.

Dr. Adnan Said is the Program Director, Dr. Rita German is the Associate Program Director and Danielle Hepting is the Fellowship Coordinator for this program.  All candidates must have completed an ACGME-accredited fellowship in Gastroenterology at the time of starting the transplant fellowship.

Now accepting applications for 2023-2024! Our training program is participating in the AASLD Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Application System.


Key Clinical Faculty Current Transplant Hepatology Fellows
Michael Lucey, MD Nicole Boschuetz, MD
Adnan Said, MD. MS  
Rita German, MD  
Parul Agarwal, MD  
John Rice, MD  


Transplant Hepatology Conferences

Transplant Grand Rounds: Monday at 12:00 p.m.

Transplant Evaluation Conference: Wednesday at 1:00 p.m.

Liver Didactic Conference: Thursday at 7:00 a.m.

Pathology Review: Friday at 12:00 p.m.

Hepatobiliary Tumor Board: Friday at 12:30 p.m.

The Department of Medicine Global Health Pathway also offers opportunities for fellows from all specialties to engage in global health didactics, research, and a clinical elective.


Please return application materials to:

Danielle Hepting

Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Coordinator

Questions? Please contact Danielle Hepting at (608) 263-4034 or


Once your interview has been confirmed:

  • Appointment Information
  • Sample Appointment Letter 
  • Stipend Levels 
  • Trainee Applicant Attestation Form


Key links:

Information on the ABIM certification examination for Transplant Hepatology

ABIM Transplant Hepatology Fellowship policies

UW Health Graduate Medical Education webpage