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Hepatology

Lee F. Peng, MD, PhD

Specialties

GI/Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Liver Transplant

about me
publications
about me
Clinical Interests
  • Hepatology
  • Liver disease
  • Cirrhosis
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hepatitis D
  • Hepatitis E
  • Fatty Liver Disease
  • Autoimmune hepatitis
  • Primary biliary cirrhosis (PBC)
  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC)
  • Hemochromatosis
  • Wilson's disease
  • Fatty liver disease/nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH)
  • Ascites
  • Varices
  • Hepatic encephalopathy
  • Endoscopy - esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) and colonoscopy
Research Interests
  • Viral hepatitis
  • Chemical biology
  • Synthetic organic chemistry
  • Developmental biology
Education
  • MD, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
  • PhD, Chemistry, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Training
  • Fellowship, Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship, Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, MA
  • Fellowship (Research), Medicine, Harvard Medical School Cambridge, MA
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Board Certification
  • Gastroenterology
  • Internal Medicine
Memberships
  • American Association of Study of Liver Diseases
  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • American College of Physicians
Awards and Honors
  • Liver Research Scholar, American Liver Foundation / American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases 
offices

Office Locations

Temple Digestive Disease Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 3rd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Health Ft. Washington

515 Pennsylvania Ave.

Fort Washington, PA 19034

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Kidney, Pancreas & Liver Transplant Program at St. Luke’s

St. Luke's Gastroenterology

701 Ostrum Street

Suite 201

Bethlehem, PA 18015

484-526-6545

publications
Publications

Peng, Lee F.; Schaefer, Esperance; Maloof, Nicole; Skaff, Andrew; Berical, Andrew; Belon, Craig A.; Heck, Julie A.; Lin, Wenyu; Frick, David N.; Allen, Todd M.; Miziorko, Henry; Schreiber, Stuart L.; Chung, Raymond T. Ceestatin, a novel small molecule inhibitor of hepatitis C virus replication, inhibits HMG-CoA synthase. Journal of Infectious Disease, 2011, 204: 609-616.

Peng, Lee F.;* Stanton, Benjamin Z.;* Maloof, Nicole; Nakai, Kazuo; Wang, Xiang; Chen, James K.; Schreiber, Stuart L. Syntheses of aminoalcohol-derived macrocycles leading to a small-molecule binder to and inhibitor of Sonic Hedgehog. Bio-organic and Medicinal Chemistry Letters, 2009, 19:6319-25.

Peng, Lee F.; * Kim, Sun Suk;* Matchacheep, Sirinya; Lin, Wenyu; Choe, Won-Hyeok; Sakamoto, Naoya; Schreiber, Stuart L.; Chung, Raymond T. Identification of Novel Epoxide Inhibitors of HCV Replication Via High-Throughput Screening.

Office Locations

Temple Digestive Disease Center

Temple University Hospital

3401 N. Broad Street

Ambulatory Care Center, 3rd Floor

Philadelphia, PA 19140

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Health Ft. Washington

515 Pennsylvania Ave.

Fort Washington, PA 19034

800-TEMPLE-MED

Temple Kidney, Pancreas & Liver Transplant Program at St. Luke’s

St. Luke's Gastroenterology

701 Ostrum Street

Suite 201

Bethlehem, PA 18015

484-526-6545