Education

  1. MB ChB Beirut Arab University
  2. Internship Beirut Arab University
  3. Resident - Pediatrics American University of Beirut Medical Center, American University of Beirut
  4. Resident - Pediatrics Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. Fellow - Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  6. Fellow - Pediatric Transplant and Hepatology Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center

Certifications

  1. American Board of Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
  2. American Board of Pediatrics

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Professional Highlights

  • Reviewer, Pediatrics, 2009
  • Reviewer, Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2009
  • Reviewer, Clinical Pediatrics, 2009

Interests

  • Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis: prevention of lipoapopstosis (the hallmark of nonalcoholic steatohepatitis) by genetic and pharmacological interventions
  • Autoimmune hepatitis, primary sclerosing cholangitis and immunoglobulin G4 associated cholangitis: the spectrum of autoimmune liver disease
  • The impact of active inflammatory bowel disease on patient and graft survival in patients with liver transplant secondary to primary sclerosing cholangitis
  • Neonatal cholestasis
  • Pediatric liver transplantation

Publications

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Research

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