Prof Darrell Crawford

Professor Darrell Crawford - Specialises in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Queensland Gastroenterology

Professor Darrell Crawford is a respected clinician with extensive experience in gastroenterology and hepatology who has authored numerous publications in the advancement of medical knowledge.


Professor Darrell Crawford is Professor of Hepatology, is the Associate Dean (Strategic Development) Faculty of Medicine at UQ and Head of UQ Clinical School, Greenslopes Hospital. He is a respected clinician of 25 years experience with previous appointments to the Queensland Liver Transplant Service, and the Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Princess Alexandra Hospital.

Professor Crawford is a past president of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia (GESA) which is the peak clinical, research and professional body representing gastroenterologists in Australia. He is a member of the Asian Pacific Association for Study of the Liver, an invited member of its Scientific Program Committee, and was president of this International Organisation in 2013-2014. He is a past member of the Adult Medicine Divisional Council, Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) and was previously an invited member of the RACP National Examiner’s Panel (1999-2005).


He has published more than 100 original journal articles and has been awarded multiple NHMRC grants in his research areas.