Dr. Eric Liu, Assistant Professor of Surgery, performed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University and received the A.B. degree, magna cum laude, in Biochemistry. He obtained his medical degree at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York, NY. Dr. Liu completed a research fellowship in the Islet Transplantation Program at New York Presbyterian Hospital (2001), where he also completed his residency in surgery (2009). In addition, he completed a clinical research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Disease (NIDDK) in Bethesda, MD (2004-07).