A photo of Daniel Mallon.

Assistant Program Director, Pediatric Residency Training Program

Associate Director, GI Fellowship Program

Co-Director, Celiac disease/Type 1 Diabetes Clinic

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Pediatric gastroenterology; celiac disease; inflammatory bowel disease; constipation

Research Interests

Health professions education; celiac disease; primary care management of gastrointestinal problems; quality improvement

Academic Affiliation

Assistant Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Gastroenterology, Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition

My Locations

My Education

MD: Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, 2007.

MS-Health Professions Education: MGH Institute for Health Professions, Boston, MA, 2015.

Residency: Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital/University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 2007-2010.

Chief Resident: Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA, 2010-2011.

Fellowship: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard Medical School,  Boston, MA, 2011-2014.

My Publications

Mallon D, Leichtner AM. Objective Assessment of Fellows: Doable and Worth Doing. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2016 Sep 16.

Mallon D, Vernacchio L, Leichtner AM, Kerfoot BP. 'Constipation Challenge' game improves guideline knowledge and implementation. Med Educ. 2016 May;50(5):589-90.

Mallon DP, Vernacchio L, Trudell E, Antonelli R, Nurko S, Leichtner AM, Lightdale JR. Shared Care: A Quality Improvement Initiative to Optimize Primary Care Management of Constipation. Pediatrics. 2015;135(5):e1300-1307.

Mallon DP, Suskind DL. Nutrition in Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Nutr Clin Pract 2010;25(4):335-9.