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About Jason Huang

MBBS BMedSci FRACP FACG M.Phil (UQ)

Background

  • General gastroenterology training: Royal Brisbane and Women’s and Princess Alexandra Hospital.
  • Extensive post graduate fellowship experience in advanced diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy.

Further post FRACP/specialization training

  • 3 year fellowship
    • 1st year: Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital
    • 2nd and 3rd year: World renowned H.H Chao Comprehensive Digestive Diseases Center at University of California, where he held a faculty position as a clinical instructor.

Subspecialty interests

  • High quality colonoscopy for bowel cancer detection and prevention
  • Management of iron deficiency anaemia including small bowel e.g. balloon assisted enteroscopy.
  • Bariatric endoscopy, including primary weight loss procedure, revisional procedural to treat weight regain post bariatric surgery and management of bariatric post surgical complications e.g. leaks.
  • Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) and Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) for management of pancreatic and bile duct diseases
  • Management of reflux: Barrett’s oesophagus surveillance and treatment, oesophageal cancer prevention or palliation.

Academia                                                                                         

  • Published widely in areas of reflux, colonic polyps/neoplasia and quality assurance, pancreaticobiliary diseases, novel endoscopic techniques, book chapters and invited authorship for journals and text book chapters with national and international publication.
  • Multiple national and international conference presentations:
    • American Society of Gastroenterology (ASGE) presidential plenary presentation (largest worldwide gastroenterology conference)
    • American College of Gastroenterology (ACG) meeting in HawaiiThe Presidential Award for his research in endoscopy
    • Regular guest speaker to multiple national and international gastroenterology conferences.
  • Fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology for contribution to the field of gastroenterology.
  • Master of Philosophy in diagnostic endoscopy through the University of Queensland
  • Reviewer for high impact journals such as World Journal of Gastroenterology, Endoscopy, Cancer Management and Research, Digestive Endoscopy, Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology.
  • Committee member (RBWH) of the Metro North HHS Bariatric Treatment Working Group