Research and Clinical Trials

We conduct extensive clinical, translational, and basic science research and are at the forefront of research on obesity and its metabolic complications, chronic liver diseases — including steatohepatitis — and intestinal biology and immunology.

For detailed information on research activities of our team members, visit the UC San Diego Department of Pediatrics website.

For clinical trials, click here.

Video: Dr. Ariel Feldstein’s research on obesity-related metabolic and liver disease