James Heubi, MD, is associate dean for clinical and translational research and professor of pediatrics at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. He is the director of the Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training which is the vehicle by which the University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center and the Veterans Administration Medical Center administer the NIH-funded, Clinical Translational Science Award and director of the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.
He has been an active clinical investigator with over 195 peer reviewed publications and was the long term program director for the NIH funded General Clinical Research Center. He is the principal investigator and co-investigator on NIH grants and participates is a local principal or co-investigator on two rare disease networks supported by the NIH.
His research interests include cholestatic liver disease in childhood and its complications, inborn errors of bile acid metabolism, bone disease in gastrointestinal and hepatobiliary disorders, fat absorption, and cholesterol absorption and metabolism.
Pediatric gastroenterology; hepatology and nutrition; pediatric cholestatic liver disease
Pediatric cholestatic liver disease; childhood bone disease; fat malabsorption
Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics
Gastroenterology GI, Liver Care, Liver Transplant
Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition