Investigators from the Digestive Health Center lead research programs in Digestive Disease and Obesity with emphasis on the molecular basis of abnormal food intake, obesity, and fatty liver disease.

Members

Senad Divanovic, PhD, MS, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Cellular and Molecular Immunology

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

Min Liu, PhD, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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

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

Marialena Mouzaki, MD, MSc, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Takahisa Nakamura, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Endocrinology

Laurie A. Nommsen-Rivers, PhD, RD, IBCLC, Department of Rehabilitation, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences

Shailendra Patel, BM, ChB, DPhil, Department of Internal Medicine; Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism

Juan Sánchez-Gurmaches, PhD, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Endocrinology

Lori J. Stark, PhD, ABPP, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

Patrick Tso, PhD, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

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

Susan Waltz, PhD, Department of Cancer Biology

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

Stephen C. Woods, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

Stavra A. Xanthakos, MD, MS, Department of Pediatrics; Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

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