Lily Dara

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Areas of treatment:

General GI
General Hepatology


  • Department of Medicine


  • English

Lily Dara, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Practicing location:

  • LAC+USC Medical Center

About this doctor:

Dr. Dara is an NIH funded physician-scientist and a general gastroenterologist. She provides consultation for general GI disorders including abdominal pain, acid reflux disease, GI blood loss and performs endoscopies and colonoscopies for inpatients. Her research focuses mainly on disorders of the liver including drug induced liver injury and acute liver failure.


Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran


Internal Medicine, Griffin Hospital, Derby, CT, 2006-2007


Internal Medicine, Griffin Hospital, Derby, CT, 2007-2009


Gastroenterology and Hepatology, USC+LAC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA, 2010-2013


NIDDK K08 Mentored Clinical Scientist Development Award, NIH, 2016
USC RCLD Junior Faculty Transition Award, Keck School of Medicine, 2015
AASLD Presidential Poster of Distinction, American Association for the Study of Liver Disease, 2011
Travel award, EORTC-NCI-ASCO Annual Meeting on Molecular Markers in Cancer, 2011
AASLD Resident Scholar Award, American Association of Liver Disease, 2011