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Veena Venkat, MD

Job Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-5180 Phone
412-692-7355 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2001 University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pa.


2004 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio


2007 Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio


  • American Society of Transplantation
  • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease 
  • North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics


  • Studies of Pediatric Liver Transplantation (SPLIT) Travel Grant
  • Teaching and Tomorrow Program, NASPGHAN
  • University of Pittsburgh Academic Scholarship


  • Venkat, VL, Nick, TG, Wang, Y, Bucuvalas JC. An Objective Measure to Identify Pediatric Liver Transplant Candidates at Risk for Late Allograft Rejection Related to Non-Adherence. Pediatric Transplantation. 12(1);2008:67.
  • Venkat VL, Ranganathan S, Mazariegos GV, Sun Q, Sindhi R.  Recurrence of primary sclerosing cholangitis in pediatric liver transplant recipients.  Liver Transplantation. 20(6); 2014: 679.
  • Venkat VL, Shneider BL, Magee JC, Turmelle Y, Arnon R, Bezerra JA, Hertel PM, Karpen SJ, Kerkar N, Loomes KM, Molleston J, Murray KF, Ng VL, Raghunathan T, Rosenthal P, Schwartz K, Sherker AH, Sokol RJ, Teckman J, Wang K, Whitington PF, Heubi JE; Childhood Liver Disease Research and Education Network (ChiLDReN).  Total Serum Bilirubin Predicts Fat-Soluble Vitamin Deficiency Better Than Serum Bile Acids in Infants with Biliary Atresia.  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.  2014 Dec;59(6):702-7.
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December 3, 2014
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