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

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

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

Yael Haberman Ziv, MD, PhD , Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Xiaonan Han, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

John B. Harley, MD, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Center for Autoimmune Genomics and Etiology

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

Xi Jiang, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Infectious Diseases

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

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

Phillip Minar, MDDepartment of Pediatrics, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Anjaparavanda P. Naren, PhD, Department of Pediatrics: Pulmonary Medicine

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

Michael J. Rosen, MD, MSCI, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

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

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

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

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

Ting Wen, MD, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Allergy and Immunology

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

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