Temara Hajjat.

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Additional Languages


Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions


Research Divisions

Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition

My Locations

My Education

MD: Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan.

Residency: Pediatrics, King Abdullah University Hospital, Irbid, Jordan.

Residency: Pediatrics, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA.

Fellowship: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Connecticut Children's Medical Center, Hartford, CT.

My Publications

Serologic Evaluation of Celiac Disease for Patients Younger Than 2 Years of Age. Mallon, D; Hajjat, TM. Journal of Pediatrics. 2020; 224:16-17.

Mo1796 – Vedolizumab Experience in Children and Adolescents with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Multicenter Observational Study (VOLCANO). Hajjat, T; Mosha, MH; Suppa, C; Markowitz, J; Whaley, KG; Rosen, MJ; Shukla-Udawatta, M; Boyle, BM; Hunter, G; Perez, ME; et al. Gastroenterology. 2019; 156.

882 – Normalization of Fecal Calprotectin Requires Higher Trough Infliximab Levels in Children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Hajjat, T; Mosha, MH; Bonkowski, E; Denson, LA; Hyams, JS. Gastroenterology. 2019; 156:s-200.

497 - Irrespective of Initial Ulcerative Colitis Therapy Thiopurines Unlikely to Result in Corticosteroid-Free Remission One Year after Diagnosis. Hajjat, T; Wang, Z; Rufo, PA; Strople, JA; Sauer, CG; Markowitz, J; Pfefferkorn, MD; Oliva-Hemker, M; Rosh, JR; Otley, A; et al. Gastroenterology. 2018; 154:s-113.

Differences in Durability, Dislodgement, and Other Complications With Use of Low-Profile Nonballoon Gastrostomy Tubes in Children. Hajjat, T; Rahhal, RM. Nutrition in Clinical Practice. 2017; 32:219-224.