1. B.A.Sc. St. Olaf College
  2. MD University of South Dakota
  3. Resident University of Missouri, Columbia
  4. Fellow The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  5. Post Doctoral Fellowship - NIH-funded National Research Service Award University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


  1. American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Professional Highlights

  • Chair, Chapter Medical Advisory Committee, Wisconsin Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America, 2008-2012
  • Member, IBD Committee, North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN), 2006-2009
  • Member, Steering Committee, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Sponsored North American Pediatric IBD Consortium (PROKIDS), 2008


  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease in children including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis


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