About Dr. Charlton

Michael R Charlton, M.D.

Dr. Charlton received his medical degree from the University of London in 1986. He is currently an Associate Professor of Medicine and Chair for Transplant Research at the Mayo Clinic. Dr. Charlton is a recipient of both NIH- and industry-sponsored research grants to study liver disease, liver transplantation, and treat patients with hepatitis C. He is an author and contributor to over 100 scientific and clinical publications related to hepatitis C, liver transplantation, and liver disease and has been an invited lecturer for local, regional, national and international meetings.

Dr. Charlton received his basic research training in protein turnover through an NIH-sponsored Clinical Associate Physician Award at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Charlton is a member in good standing of the American Gastroenterologic Association, American Association for the Study of Liver Disease, International Liver Transplant Society, and the American Society of Transplantation. He is currently an Associate Editor of Liver Transplantation and Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology and is on the Editorial Board of Hepatology.