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The Digestive Health Center (DHC) is one of only 17 Silvio O. Conte Digestive Diseases Research Core Centers (DDRCC) in the nation supported by the National Institutes of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases. The Digestive Health Center, located within Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, serves as a University of Cincinnati Academic Health Center resource that has attracted new investigators to foster pediatric digestive disease research and make significant discoveries to restore digestive health.

Director: Jorge A. Bezerra, MD

Associate Directors:
Lee A. Denson, MD
Heidi J. Kalkwarf, PhD, RD
Aaron M. Zorn, PhD

Related Resources

Silvio O. Conte Digestive Diseases Research Core Centers (DDRCC)
National Institutes of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidney Diseases (NIDDK)

 Center Manager:
Cynthia C. Wetzel, PhD
Cynthia.Wetzel@cchmc.org
513-636-9605

Remember to acknowledge the use of the core facility in all publications by stating:

“This project was supported in part by NIDDK P30 DK078392 (insert name of core service
that you used) of the Digestive Disease Research Core Center in Cincinnati.”