Research

Research

As an academic practice, research is a vital component of the Division of Gastroenterology, enabling us to be a leader in treatment for pediatric gastroenterological conditions. Our research initiatives include:

  • Nutrition in chronic illness
  • Gastrointestinal problems of children with HIV
  • Effects of exercise rehabilitation in children with chronic disease and cardiovascular risk factors in childhood
  • Risk factors for intestinal failure in infants with necrotizing enterocolitis
  • Noninvasive measures to determine liver function in pediatric intestinal failure-associated liver disease
  • Hepatitis C infection in children