Pediatrics: Gastroenterology

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Welcome to the Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship Program

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at the Medical College of Wisconsin is committed to the training of our fellows as academic pediatric gastroenterologists. The purpose of this fellowship is to train academic pediatric gastroenterologists who can function both as clinicians and scientists. The Fellowship Program will be under the direct supervision of Dr. Praveen Goday, Associate Professor of Pediatrics. In addition, once a research mentor has been identified, that individual will serve as the faculty advisor for the research portion of the program. Each fellow will also develop a scholarship oversight committee to oversee his/her progress through the program.

The Medical College of Wisconsin is associated with Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, a free-standing 240 bed children's hospital located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (Click here to access several Milwaukee and Wisconsin sites and other useful resources). Children's Hospital of Wisconsin ranks as one of the top Children's Hospitals in the United States. The department of Pediatrics currently has 240 full time faculty members. Other facilities on the Milwaukee Regional Medical Complex campus include the Medical College of Wisconsin and Froedtert Memorial Hospital.

The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition has 16 pediatric Gastroenterologists 5 Nurse Practitioners, 11 Dieticians, 1 clinical psychologist, and 1 independent lab research Ph. D. Clinical activities include general pediatric gastroenterology and specialized clinical programs in Feeding and Swallowing Disorders, Obesity (NEW Kids Program), Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome, Motility Disorders, Liver Transplant, Celiac Disease, Eosinophilic GI Disorders, Nutrition, Functional GI Disorders, Constipation and Infant Gastroesophageal Reflux. Research programs include Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Genetics and Pharmacogenetics, Mucosal Immunology, Visceral Pain and Developmental Biology. Our large faculty with a large breadth and depth of clinical and research expertise facilitate clinical learning from different styles and a variety of research pursuits.

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