Investigators from the Digestive Health Center lead research programs in Digestive Disease and Immunity with emphasis on projects focused on inflammatory mechanisms of epithelial injury and disease phenotype, specifically pediatric inflammatory bowel disease and eosinophilic esophagitis.

Members

Theresa Alenghat, VMD, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Immunobiology

Senu Apewokin, MD, Department of Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases

Artem Barski, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Allergy and Immunology

Lee (Ted) A. Denson, MD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Jasbir (Jazz) Dhaliwal, MBBS, MRCPCH, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Jonathan R. Dillman, MD, MSc, Department of Radiology

Fred Finkelman, MD , Department of Internal Medicine: Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology

David B. Haslam, MD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Infectious Diseases

Kevin A. Hommel, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

David Y. Hui, PhD, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Heidi J. Kalkwarf, PhD, RD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Jennifer M. Kaplan, MD, MS, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Critical Care Medicine

Pooja Khandelwal, MMBS, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Immune Deficiency

Leah C. Kottyan, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Center for Autoimmune Genomics and Etiology

Min Liu, PhD, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Rajat Madan, MBBS, PhD, Department of Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases

Lisa J. Martin, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Human Genetics

Phillip Minar, MD, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Ardythe L. Morrow, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Neonatology

Joseph Palumbo, MD , Department of Pediatrics; Division of Hematology

Chandrashekhar Pasare, DVM, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Immunobiology

Marc E. Rothenberg, MD, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Allergy and Immunology

Patrick Tso, PhD, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Yvonne Ulrich-Lai, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience

Kelli L. VanDussen, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Stephen N. Waggoner, PhD; Department of Pediatrics; Center for Autoimmune Genomics and Etiology

Sing Sing Way, MD, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Infectious Diseases

Alison A. Weiss, PhD, Department of Molecular Genetics, Biochemistry and Microbiology

Jessica G. Woo, MHSA, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Margaret H. Zeller, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

Nives Zimmermann, MD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Allergy and Immunology

Basilia Zingarelli, MD, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Critical Care Medicine