JP Norvell, MD
Associate Professor, Medicine-Gastroenterology

Medical School:
  • MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Undergraduate School:
  • BA, Princeton University (NJ)
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program, Internal Medicine
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program, Gastroenterology
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program, Transplant Hepatology
Department: Medicine-Gastroenterology

Professional Titles

  • Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Program Director
  • Medical Director of Inpatient Transplant Hepatology Unit


  • Branagan WT, Norvell JP. Assessment and Evaluation of Alcohol Use Disorder in Liver Transplant. Transplantation. 2023 Jul 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 37408098
  • PMID: 37408098
  • Rice J, Norvell JP. A new tool to predict future liver allograft dysfunction?. Liver Transpl. 2022 Oct;28(10):1559-1560. PubMed PMID: 35485369
  • Kalra A, Norvell JP. Cause for Confusion: Noncirrhotic Hyperammonemic Encephalopathy. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2020 Jun;15(6):223-227. PubMed PMID: 32617154
  • Kalra A, Kriss M, Francis P, Norvell JP. CON: Patients of Advanced Age Should Not Routinely Undergo Liver Transplantation. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2019 Aug;14(2):70-73. PubMed PMID: 31508224
  • Norvell JP. Spotlight on Impactful Research: Impact of Liver Transplantation on Gut Microbiota and Cognitive Function. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2019 Mar;13(3):72-73. PubMed PMID: 30988940
  • Chan C, Schiano T, Agudelo E, Paul Haydek J, Hoteit M, Laurito MP, Norvell JP, Terrault N, Verna EC, Yang A, Levitsky J. Immune-mediated graft dysfunction in liver transplant recipients with hepatitis C virus treated with direct-acting antiviral therapy. Am J Transplant. 2018 Oct;18(10):2506-2512. PubMed PMID: 30075485
  • Pillai AA, Maheshwari R, Vora R, Norvell JP, Ford R, Parekh S, Cheng N, Patel A, Young N, Spivey JR, Mgbemena O, Wedd JP. Treatment of HCV infection in liver transplant recipients with ledipasvir and sofosbuvir without ribavirin. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2017 Jun;45(11):1427-1432. PubMed PMID: 28382751
  • Wallia A, Schmidt K, Oakes DJ, Pollack T, Welsh N, Kling-Colson S, Gupta S, Fulkerson C, Aleppo G, Parikh N, Levitsky J, Norvell JP, Rademaker A, Molitch ME. Glycemic Control Reduces Infections in Post-Liver Transplant Patients: Results of a Prospective, Randomized Study. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Feb 1;102(2):451-459. PubMed PMID: 27875061
  • Phadke VK, Friedman-Moraco RJ, Quigley BC, Farris AB, Norvell JP. Concomitant herpes simplex virus colitis and hepatitis in a man with ulcerative colitis: Case report and review of the literature. Medicine (Baltimore). 2016 Oct;95(42):e5082. PubMed PMID: 27759636
  • Rajaram P, Little B, Norvell JP, McLemore M, Veeraraghavan S. A 49-Year-Old Man With Cirrhosis and Pulmonary Fibrosis. Chest. 2016 Feb;149(2):e57-e60. PubMed PMID: 26867856
  • Pillai AA, Wedd J, Norvell JP, Parekh S, Cheng N, Young N, Spivey JR, Ford R. Simeprevir and Sofosbuvir (SMV-SOF) for 12 Weeks for the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C Genotype 1 Infection: A Real World (Transplant) Hepatology Practice Experience. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 Feb;111(2):250-60. PubMed PMID: 26832650
  • Welsh N, Derby T, Gupta S, Fulkerson C, Oakes DJ, Schmidt K, Parikh ND, Norvell JP, Levitsky J, Rademaker A, Molitch ME, Wallia A. INPATIENT HYPOGLYCEMIC EVENTS IN A COMPARATIVE EFFECTIVENESS TRIAL FOR GLYCEMIC CONTROL IN A HIGH-RISK POPULATION. Endocr Pract. 2016 Sep;22(9):1040-7. PubMed PMID: 27124695
  • Norvell JP. Liver disease after hematopoietic cell transplantation in adults. Transplant Rev (Orlando). 2015 Jan;29(1):8-15. PubMed PMID: 25315987
  • Norvell JP, Spivey JR. Hepatic hydrothorax. Clin Liver Dis. 2014 May;18(2):439-49. PubMed PMID: 24679505
  • Norvell JP, Levitsky J. Donor and recipient effects on graft and patient survival. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2013 Aug;2(4):152-155. PubMed PMID: 30992851
  • Levitsky J, Fiel MI, Norvell JP, Wang E, Watt KD, Curry MP, Tewani S, McCashland TM, Hoteit MA, Shaked A, Saab S, Chi AC, Tien A, Schiano TD. Risk for immune-mediated graft dysfunction in liver transplant recipients with recurrent HCV infection treated with pegylated interferon. Gastroenterology. 2012 May;142(5):1132-1139.e1. PubMed PMID: 22285805
  • Matkowskyj KA, Wiseman WR, Robin JC, Norvell JP, Puthumana J, Nelson B, Peterson L, McGarry TJ, Tourtellotte WG. Therapy-related myelodysplastic syndrome presenting as fulminant heart failure secondary to myeloid sarcoma. J Hematop. 2010 May 5;3(1):41-6. PubMed PMID: 21544187
  • Van Wagner LB, Baker T, Ahya SN, Norvell JP, Wang E, Levitsky J. Outcomes of patients with hepatitis C undergoing simultaneous liver-kidney transplantation. J Hepatol. 2009 Nov;51(5):874-80. PubMed PMID: 19643508
  • Coté GA, Norvell JP, Rice JP, Bulsiewicz WJ, Howden CW. Use of gastroprotection in patients discharged from hospital on nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Am J Ther. 2008 Sep-Oct;15(5):444-9. PubMed PMID: 18806520
  • Coté GA, Rice JP, Bulsiewicz W, Norvell JP, Christensen K, Bobb A, Postelnick M, Howden CW. Use of physician education and computer alert to improve targeted use of gastroprotection among NSAID users. Am J Gastroenterol. 2008 May;103(5):1097-103. PubMed PMID: 18477341
  • Norvell JP, Blei AT, Jovanovic BD, Levitsky J. Herpes simplex virus hepatitis: an analysis of the published literature and institutional cases. Liver Transpl. 2007 Oct;13(10):1428-34. PubMed PMID: 17902129
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Professional Memberships

  • American Association for the Study of Liver Disease, Member
  • American Society of Transplantation, Member

Practice Locations

UCHealth Digestive Health Center - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
5th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045

UCHealth Hepatology Clinic - Anschutz Medical Campus
1635 Aurora Ct
7th Floor
Aurora, CO 80045

Hospital Affiliation
  • University of Colorado Hospital

Specialty Information

  • Transplant Hepatology, Board Certification
  • Gastroenterology, Board Certification
  • Internal Medicine

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine (0001)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BA, Princeton University (NJ) (0001)
Residency Programs:
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program, Internal Medicine (0001)
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program, Gastroenterology (0001)
  • McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University Program, Transplant Hepatology (0001)
Department: Medicine-Gastroenterology
Contact Us
CU Anschutz
Fitzsimons Building

13001 East 17th Place
Campus Box C290
Aurora, CO 80045

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