Location

  1. Minnesota

Departments

  1. Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Education

  1. BS - Biology, Physics and Chemistry St. Aloysius College
  2. MD Royal University of Malta & Medical School
  3. Internship St. Luke's University Hospital, Guardamangia
  4. Internship - Internal Medicine Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. Resident - Internal Medicine Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. Fellow - Research Fellowship, Physiology and Biophysics with Dr. J.H. Szurszewski and Dr. J.L. Rae (Gastrointestinal and Ophthalmologic Physiology; Mayo Foundation CR75 fellowship 1993-1996 Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  7. Fellow - Clinical Investigator Fellowship, Gastroenterology Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Internal Medicine

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Medicine
  2. Professor of Physiology

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, Neurogastroenterology and Motility Section, American Gastroenterological Association Council, 2009-2010

Interests

  • Smooth muscle physiology
  • Interstitial cells of Cajal
  • Ion channel regulation
  • Motility disorder of the gut including gastroparesis and slow transit constipation

Publications

See a listing of publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research

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