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Medical Director, Advanced Nutrition Services

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

513-636-4415

Board Certified

My Biography & Research

Additional Languages

Greek

Clinical Interests

Nutrition and specifically NAFLD; pediatric gastroenterology

Research Interests

Risk factors for the development of pediatric NAFLD and NASH

Academic Affiliation

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions

Gastroenterology GI, Steatohepatitis

Research Divisions

Gastroenterology

My Locations

My Education

MD: National and Kapodistrian Medical School of Athens, Greece, 2005.

Residency: General Pediatrics, Penn State Children's Hospital, Hershey, PA, 2009.

Clinical Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2010.

Clinical/Research Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2012.

Teaching Scholars Program: Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2016.

MSc: University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada, 2012.

Certification: General Pediatrics, 2009; Pediatric Gastroenterology, 2013; National Board of Physician Nutrition Specialists, 2018.

 

My Publications

Progression of Fatty Liver Disease in Children Receiving Standard of Care Lifestyle Advice. Xanthakos, SA; Lavine, JE; Yates, KP; Schwimmer, JB; Molleston, JP; Rosenthal, P; Murray, KF; Vos, MB; Jain, AK; Scheimann, AO; et al. Gastroenterology. 2020; 159:1731-1751.e10.

Identifying Predictors of Response to Vitamin E for the Treatment of Pediatric Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis. Yodoshi, T; Orkin, S; Arce-Clachar, AC; Bramlage, K; Su, W; Fei, L; Xanthakos, SA; Mouzaki, M. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 2020; 44:1301-1307.

Muscle Mass Is Linked to Liver Disease Severity in Pediatric Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Yodoshi, T; Orkin, S; Clachar, AA; Bramlage, K; Sun, Q; Fei, L; Beck, AF; Xanthakos, SA; Trout, AT; Mouzaki, M. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2020; 223:93-99.e2.

Body Composition Using Air Displacement Plethysmography in Children With Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dhaliwal, J; Martincevic, I; Williams, B; Frost, K; Uusoue, K; Arpino, V; Church, P; Walters, TD; Griffiths, AM; Mouzaki, M. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2020; 71:52-58.

Glomerular Hyperfiltration Is Associated with Liver Disease Severity in Children with Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Yodoshi, T; Arce-Clachar, AC; Sun, Q; Fei, L; Bramlage, K; Xanthakos, SA; Flores, F; Mouzaki, M. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2020; 222:127-133.

Prevention of Childhood Obesity: A Position Paper of the Global Federation of International Societies of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (FISPGHAN). Koletzko, B; Fishbein, M; Lee, WS; Moreno, L; Mouane, N; Mouzaki, M; Verduci, E. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2020; 70:702-710.

Methamphetamine-induced Acute Esophagitis in a 16-Year-old Girl. Lyles, JL; Wadhwani, SI; Bolton, SM; Mouzaki, M. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2020; 70:e86-e87.

Vitamin D deficiency: prevalence and association with liver disease severity in pediatric nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. Yodoshi, T; Orkin, S; Arce-Clachar, AC; Bramlage, K; Liu, C; Fei, L; El-Khider, F; Dasarathy, S; Xanthakos, SA; Mouzaki, M. European Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2020; 74:427-435.

Community Socioeconomic Deprivation and Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Severity. Orkin, S; Brokamp, C; Yodoshi, T; Trout, AT; Liu, C; Meryum, S; Taylor, S; Wolfe, C; Sheridan, R; Seth, A; et al. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2020; 70:364-370.

Severe obesity is associated with liver disease severity in pediatric non-alcoholic fatty liver disease. Seth, A; Orkin, S; Yodoshi, T; Liu, C; Fei, L; Hardy, J; Trout, AT; Arce Clachar, A; Bramlage, K; Xanthakos, S; et al. Pediatric Obesity. 2020; 15.