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Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Faculty Profiles

Alonso, Estella M

Alonso, Estella M

Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition) and Medical Social Sciences

Bio

My primary research interest is in health outcomes following pediatric liver transplantation and acute liver failure. I lead a research group that studies all aspects of outcomes from survival to heal... [more]

Bass, Lee M

Bass, Lee M

Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Bio

My interests are focused on diagnosis and treatment of children with Gastrointestinal and Liver disease. Specifically, I focus on gastrointestinal endoscopy, both for diagnostic purposes but also for ... [more]

Brown, Jeffrey B

Brown, Jeffrey B

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Bio

My primary clinical and research interest is IBD (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis)where we are working to understand and develop a non-invasive marker of disease activity/prognosis examing nail... [more]

Bu, Heng-Fu

Bu, Heng-Fu

Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Bio

My research mainly focuses on mucosal immunology, pathogenesis of intestinal injury, intestinal epithelial biology, probiotics and immunity. We are now working on the identification of some novel targ... [more]

Chapin, Catherine A

Chapin, Catherine A

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Cohran, Valeria C

Cohran, Valeria C

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Bio

My primary interest is intestinal failure and transplantation. Children with intestinal failure are living longer with transplant free survival given advances in intestinal rehabilitation. I have part... [more]

Fishbein, Mark H

Fishbein, Mark H

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Bio

Primary research interest include the quality of life related to families of children with feeding disorders, clinical imaging related to non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in children, and lifestyle i... [more]

Fortunato, Jr., John E

Fortunato, Jr., John E

Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Bio

Dr. Fortunato is the Director of the Neurointestinal and Motility Program in Pediatric Gastroenterology. He graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine and trained in general surgery for 5 year... [more]

Geng, Hua

Geng, Hua

Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Gomez, Amanda R

Gomez, Amanda R

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

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