William Bernal, MD, MPH

Title(s)Associate Professor, Pediatrics
SchoolSchool of Medicine
Address550 16th. Street
San Francisco CA 94158
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    William Bernal, MD, MPH, is a board certified pediatric rheumatologist who joined the faculty at UCSF in 2013. Previously, he was an attending physician in pediatric rheumatology at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP), where he had completed his fellowship. At CHOP, Dr. Bernal worked in the Center for Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndrome at CHOP for two years. There, he was a member of a multidisciplinary team that treats pediatric patients with pain amplification syndromes, such as amplified musculoskeletal pain syndrome, juvenile fibromyalgia and complex regional pain syndrome. Dr. Bernal is continuing this work at UCSF as part of the Integrative Pediatric Pain and Palliative Care Program (IP3), where he and other providers see pediatric patients with chronic pain.

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    1. Non-malignant portal vein thrombi in patients with cirrhosis consist of intimal fibrosis with or without a fibrin-rich thrombus. Hepatology. 2021 Sep 24. Driever EG, von Meijenfeldt FA, Adelmeijer J, de Haas RJ, van den Heuvel MC, Nagasami C, Weisel JW, Fondevila C, Porte RJ, Blasi A, Heaton N, Gregory S, Kane P, Bernal W, Zen Y, Lisman T. PMID: 34559897.
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    2. Malnutrition, Frailty, and Sarcopenia in Patients With Cirrhosis: 2021 Practice Guidance by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases. Hepatology. 2021 Sep; 74(3):1611-1644. Lai JC, Tandon P, Bernal W, Tapper EB, Ekong U, Dasarathy S, Carey EJ. PMID: 34233031.
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    3. Acute Liver Failure on the Transplant Waiting List: Acetaminophen Both Better and Worse? Liver Transpl. 2021 Aug 18. Bernal W. PMID: 34407297.
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    4. Intensive care management of acute-on-chronic liver failure. J Hepatol. 2021 07; 75 Suppl 1:S163-S177. Bernal W, Karvellas C, Saliba F, Saner FH, Meersseman P. PMID: 34039487.
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    5. 'Equity' and 'Justice' for patients with acute-on chronic liver failure: A call to action. J Hepatol. 2021 Jun 23. Jalan R, Gustot T, Fernandez J, Bernal W. PMID: 34171434.
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    6. The Influence of Donor and Recipient Complement C3 Polymorphisms on Liver Transplant Outcome. Int J Hepatol. 2021; 2021:6636456. Pires M, Underhill J, Douiri A, Quaglia A, Jassem W, Bernal W, Heaton N, Morgan P, Thompson R, Tredger JM. PMID: 34123432.
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    7. Liver transplantation for patients with acute-on-chronic liver failure (ACLF) in Europe: Results of the ELITA/EF-CLIF collaborative study (ECLIS). J Hepatol. 2021 Sep; 75(3):610-622. Belli LS, Duvoux C, Artzner T, Bernal W, Conti S, Cortesi PA, Sacleux SC, Pageaux GP, Radenne S, Trebicka J, Fernandez J, Perricone G, Piano S, Nadalin S, Morelli MC, Martini S, Polak WG, Zieniewicz K, Toso C, Berenguer M, Iegri C, Invernizzi F, Volpes R, Karam V, Adam R, Faitot F, Rabinovich L, Saliba F, Meunier L, Lesurtel M, Uschner FE, Fondevila C, Michard B, Coilly A, Meszaros M, Poinsot D, Schnitzbauer A, De Carlis LG, Fumagalli R, Angeli P, Arroyo V, Jalan R, ELITA/EF-CLIF working group . PMID: 33951535.
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    8. Acute liver failure. J Hepatol. 2021 06; 74(6):1489-1490. Bernal W, McPhail MJ. PMID: 33845974.
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    9. Biologic therapies for refractory juvenile dermatomyositis: five years of experience of the Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance in North America. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J. 2017 Jun 13; 15(1):50. Spencer CH, Rouster-Stevens K, Gewanter H, Syverson G, Modica R, Schmidt K, Emery H, Wallace C, Grevich S, Nanda K, Zhao YD, Shenoi S, Tarvin S, Hong S, Lindsley C, Weiss JE, Passo M, Ede K, Brown A, Ardalan K, Bernal W, Stoll ML, Lang B, Carrasco R, Agaiar C, Feller L, Bukulmez H, Vehe R, Kim H, Schmeling H, Gerstbacher D, Hoeltzel M, Eberhard B, Sundel R, Kim S, Huber AM, Patwardhan A, Pediatric Rheumatologist Collaborators . PMID: 28610606.
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    10. Brief report: alternative activation of laser-captured murine hemophagocytes. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2014 Jun; 66(6):1666-71. Canna SW, Costa-Reis P, Bernal WE, Chu N, Sullivan KE, Paessler ME, Behrens EM. PMID: 24470386.
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    11. Stress-induced changes in gene interactions in human cells. Nucleic Acids Res. 2014 Feb; 42(3):1757-71. Nayak RR, Bernal WE, Lee JW, Kearns MJ, Cheung VG. PMID: 24170811.
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    12. Defective actin accumulation impairs human natural killer cell function in patients with dedicator of cytokinesis 8 deficiency. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2013 Mar; 131(3):840-8. Mizesko MC, Banerjee PP, Monaco-Shawver L, Mace EM, Bernal WE, Sawalle-Belohradsky J, Belohradsky BH, Heinz V, Freeman AF, Sullivan KE, Holland SM, Torgerson TR, Al-Herz W, Chou J, Hanson IC, Albert MH, Geha RS, Renner ED, Orange JS. PMID: 23380217.
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