Professor Morris Sherman, Editor
Department of Medicine, Toronto General Hospital (TGH), Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Professor Morris Sherman graduated in Medicine from the University of Witwatersrand in Johannesurg South Africa in 1972, and completed his initial training in Internal Medicine at Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto. Dr. Sherman obtained his Internal Medicine qualifications in 1976 and completed his Internal Medicine training at Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town South Africa. He undertook training in Gastroenterology and liver disease at Groote Schuur Hospital and then completed a PhD in 1982 in the Liver Research laboratory of the University of Cape Town. In 1982, Dr. Sherman undertook a 2 year post doctoral fellowship at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. Dr. Sherman joined the Toronto General Hospital as a staff gastroenterologist in 1984 and is now Professor Emeritus at the University of Toronto. Dr. Sherman is currently Chairman of the Board of the Canadian Liver Foundation and Chair of the Research Ethics Board at the University Health Network in Toronto. He is also an Associate Editor of Liver International. His major interests are chronic viral hepatitis and hepatocellular carcinoma.