3494-Holden, John

John Holden, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

RO 225
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5175


Dr. Holden is a board certified gastroenterologist/hepatologist.  His clinical interests include viral hepatitis, NAFLD, alcohol-related liver disease, cirrhosis, liver cancer, and liver transplantation.  Dr. Holden is an active endoscopist (performing upper endoscopy and colonoscopies) and also serves as the Medical Director for the IU Academic Health Center Liver Oncology Program.  His research interests include outcomes-based research in cirrhosis, liver cancer, and liver transplant.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Medical Director, Liver Cancer
  • Education
    2017 FEL Indiana University School of Medicine
    2013 RES Massachusetts General Hospital
    2010 MD Indiana University
    2001 BS Duke University
  • Research

    Cirrhosis, Liver transplantation, Hepatocellcular carcinoma

  • Publications
    Neighborhood poverty is associated with failure to be waitlisted and death during liver transplantation evaluation.
    Mohamed KA; Ghabril M; Desai A; Orman E; Patidar KR; Holden J; Rawl S; Chalasani N; Kubal CS; D Nephew L; Liver transplantation : official publication of the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases and the International Liver Transplantation Society 2022 Apr 7
    Oncologic indications of liver transplantation and deceased donor liver allocation in the United States.
    Kubal C; Mihaylov P; Holden J; Current opinion in organ transplantation 2021 Apr 1
  • Professional Organizations
    American Association for Study of Liver Diseases
    American College of Gastroenterology
    American Gastroenterological Association
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
    American Board of Internal Medicine - Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Interests

    Viral Hepatitis, NALFD, Alcohol related liver disease, Cirrhosis, Liver Transplantation, Hepatocellcular carcinoma

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