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Director, Endoscopy Services

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

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My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Eosinophilic enteritis; abdominal pain; gastroesophageal reflux; complex nutrition related to the GI tract; GI bleeding; inflammatory bowel disease; diarrhea and failure to thrive

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Departments

Gastroenterology GI, Eosinophilic Disorders, Aerodigestive and Sleep, Aerodigestive and Esophageal, Gastroenterology, Eosinophilic Disorders

My Locations

My Education

MD: University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, 1984.

Residency: University of Pittsburgh, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1984-1987.

Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 1988-1991.

Certification: Pediatrics, 1988; Pediatric Gastroenterology, 1995.

My Publications

Prevalence of eosinophilic colitis and the diagnoses associated with colonic eosinophilia. DiTommaso, LA; Rosenberg, CE; Eby, MD; Tasco, A; Collins, MH; Lyles, JL; Putnam, PE; Mukkada, VA; Rothenberg, ME. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2019; 143:1928-1930.e3.

Single-cell RNA sequencing identifies inflammatory tissue T cells in eosinophilic esophagitis. Wen, T; Aronow, BJ; Rochman, Y; Rochman, M; Kiran, KC; Dexheimer, PJ; Putnam, P; Mukkada, V; Foote, H; Rehn, K; et al. Journal of Clinical Investigation. 2019; 129:2014-2028.

Genetic variants at the 16p13 locus confer risk for eosinophilic esophagitis. Kottyan, LC; Maddox, A; Braxton, JR; Stucke, EM; Mukkada, V; Putnam, PE; Abonia, JP; Chehade, M; Wood, RA; Pesek, RD; et al. Genes and Immunity. 2019; 20:281-292.

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease and Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Children With Complex Airway Disease. Pentiuk, S; Putnam, PE. Kendig's Disorders of the Respiratory Tract in Children. 2019.

Solute carrier family 9, subfamily A, member 3 (SLC9A3)/sodium-hydrogen exchanger member 3 (NHE3) dysregulation and dilated intercellular spaces in patients with eosinophilic esophagitis. Zeng, C; Vanoni, S; Wu, D; Caldwell, JM; Wheeler, JC; Arora, K; Noah, TK; Waggoner, L; Besse, JA; Yamani, AN; et al. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2018; 142:1843-1855.

Updated International Consensus Diagnostic Criteria for Eosinophilic Esophagitis: Proceedings of the AGREE Conference. Dellon, ES; Liacouras, CA; Molina-Infante, J; Furuta, GT; Spergel, JM; Zevit, N; Spechler, SJ; Attwood, SE; Straumann, A; Aceves, SS; et al. Gastroenterology. 2018; 155:1022-1033.e10.

Esophageal IgG4 levels correlate with histopathologic and transcriptomic features in eosinophilic esophagitis. Rosenberg, CE; Mingler, MK; Caldwell, JM; Collins, MH; Fulkerson, PC; Morris, DW; Mukkada, VA; Putnam, PE; Shoda, T; Wen, T; et al. Allergy: European Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2018; 73:1892-1901.

The antiprotease SPINK7 serves as an inhibitory checkpoint for esophageal epithelial inflammatory responses. Azouz, NP; Ynga-Durand, MA; Caldwell, JM; Jain, A; Rochman, M; Fischesser, DM; Ray, LM; Bedard, MC; Mingler, MK; Forney, C; et al. Science Translational Medicine. 2018; 10:eaap9736-eaap9736.

Whole-exome sequencing uncovers oxidoreductases DHTKD1 and OGDHL as linkers between mitochondrial dysfunction and eosinophilic esophagitis. Sherrill, JD; Kiran, KC; Wang, X; Wen, T; Chamberlin, A; Stucke, EM; Collins, MH; Abonia, JP; Peng, Y; Wu, Q; et al. JCI insight. 2018; 3.

Structure and Functions of Pediatric Aerodigestive Programs: A Consensus Statement. Boesch, RP; Balakrishnan, K; Acra, S; Benscoter, DT; Cofer, SA; Collaco, JM; Dahl, JP; Daines, CL; DeAlarcon, A; DeBoer, EM; et al. Pediatrics. 2018; 141:e20171701-e20171701.