School of Medicine

Faculty Profile: Ke-Qin Hu, MD

Ke-Qin Hu, MD, wearing a white coat

We applaud the work of Ke-Qin Hu, MD, director of Hepatology Services and a professor of clinical medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Medicine. His research aims to spread awareness of the health disparities of HBV that negatively affect the Asian American population, namely the delays in diagnosis and link to care.

Furthermore, he has acted on his research finding of HBV disparities by participating in free health screening and education events in the Asian American community.

In the professional community, Dr. Hu received the Healthcare Visionary Award from the American Liver Foundation in 2018.

In 2021, he served as a keynote speaker at the annual meeting of the Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association, the largest medical student association serving the Asian Pacific American community.