Liu, Julia

Associate Professor. Julia Liu, M.D., received her medical degree at the University of Toronto, Canada, and she completed a Masters degree in Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Liu was a faculty Instructor at Harvard Medical School for four years and an Assistant Professor for seven years at the University of Alberta before she joined the Division of Gastroenterology at UAMS in December 2013. Dr. Liu is a staff physician at the Central Arkansas Veteran’s Healthcare System, and at the UAMS Medical Center.

Research Interests

  • Intestinal epithelial cells pyroptosis of in the pathogenesis of mucosal barrier dysfunction and intestinal inflammation
  • Pathogenesis of metabolic bone disorder associated with inflammatory bowel disease