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Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

Internal Medicine

Division of
Digestive Diseases
and Nutrition


Clinical Faculty

Terrence Barrett, MD, FACP
Professor and Chief
Clinical: Inflammatory bowel disease
Clinical Research: Inflammatory bowel disease pathogenesis and treatment, mechanisms of inflammation-induced intestinal cancer, intestinal epithelial stem cell biology

Paul Angulo, MD, FACG, AGAF
Section Chief, Hepatology
Clinical: Hepatology

Antonio Bosch, MD
Associate Professor
Clinical: Therapeutic endoscopy and advanced endoscopy
Clinical Research: Outcome studies, endoscopy

Anna Christina Dela Cruz, MD
Assistant Professor
Clinical Interests:
General hepatology, transplant hepatology, gastroenterology
Research Interests:  Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease, viral hepatitis, malnutrition in cirrhosis

Deborah Flomenhoft, MD
Assistant Professor
Pediatric and Adolescent Gastroenterology

Elizabeth Holt, MD
Assistant Professor

Nicholas Nickl, MD
Fellowship Program Director
Director of Endoscopy

Clinical: Therapeutic endoscopy, EUS, esophageal manometry/pH
Clinical Research: Industry-sponsored:  Endoscopic approaches to GERD

Luis R. Peņa, MD
Associate Professor
Clinic Medical Director
Clinical:  Therapeutic endoscopy
Clinical Research:  Outcome studies, capsule endoscopy

Jens Rosenau, MD
Assistant Professor
Medical Director of Liver Transplantation
Clinical:  Viral hepatitis, liver transplantation, liver tumors
Clinical Research:  Viral hepatitis especially in the setting of liver transplantation

Lisbeth Selby, MD
Associate Professor
Clinical:  Motility disorders, IBD
Clinical Research:  IBD, IBS, quality in colonoscopy

Steven Shedlofsky, MD
Clinical:  Hepatology, hepatitis, porphyria, hemochromatosis
Clinical Research:  Hepatitis C in correctional institutions

Acuthan Sourianarayanane, MD
Assistant Professor
Clinical Interests: Transplant hepatology

Gastroenterology Fellows

  • Rob Brandenburg, DO
  • Laura Buchanan, MD
  • Wesam Frandah, MB, BCh
  • Shashank Garg, MD
  • Victor Alex Howard, MD
  • Njideka Momah, MBBS
  • Trushar Patel, MD
  • Charles Douglas Rice, MD
  • Kristian Wall, MD
  • Tracey Woolford, MD (Research)

Clinical Staff

  • Kirtricia Campbell, PA-C
  • Lucas Kennedy, PA-C
  • C. Brooke Adkins-Kuns, NP
  • Barry Moore, PA-C
  • Amy Stuffelbeam, PA-C
  • Kim Whitley, PA-C

Research Staff

  • Sylvia Nicholson
  • Sarah Turner

Administrative Staff

  • Jessica Absher, Division Administrator
  • Pam Dennis
  • Brandi Waskul

Gastroenterology & Hepatology Links

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