Medical Advisory Panel

APFED’s Medical Advisory Panel

APFED’s Medical Advisory Panel helps shape our educational materials and reviews all of the medical information publishes for its content and accuracy. Constituting a multidisciplinary team of leading physicians and scientists who donate their time to the organization and its mission, these dedicated professionals are integral to APFED’s success.

Medical Advisory Panel:

MAP Chairperson
Margaret H. Collins, M.D.
Professor of Pathology
University of Cincinnati Department of Pathology &
Laboratory Medicine
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Seema Aceves, M.D., PhD
Allergy and Immunology
Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, CA
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of CA, San Diego
Steven J. Ackerman, Ph.D.
Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Genetics
Professor of Medicine, Sections of Hematology-Oncology,
and Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep and Allergy
The University of Illinois at Chicago
Amal H. Assa’ad, M.D.
Associate Director, Division of Allergy and Immunology
Director of Clinical Services, Division of Allergy and Immunology
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Professor, University of Cincinnati Department of Pediatrics
Dan Atkins, M.D.
Allergy Section Chief, Co-Director Gastrointestinal
Eosinophilic Diseases Program
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Mirna Chehade, M.D., MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Director, Mount Sinai Center for Eosinophilic Disorders
Jaffe Food Allergy Institute
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Benjamin Enav, M.D.
Assistant Professor, VCU
Pediatric Gastroenterology of Northern Virginia
Fairfax, VA
Glenn Furuta, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Colorado School
of Medicine,
Attending Physician, Digestive Health Institute,
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Nirmala Gonsalves, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL
Sandeep Gupta, M.D.
Pediatric Gastroenterology
Children’s Hospital of Illinois
University of Illinois
Peoria, Illinois

 

Chris A. Liacouras, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate Professor, Pediatrics University
of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician Pediatric Gastroenterology
Co-Director Department of Endoscopy
Medical Director of Clinical Trials
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia PA
Jonathan E. Markowitz, M.D., M.S.C.E.
Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology
Greenville Health System
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville
Clemson University School of Health Research
Philip E. Putnam, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Cincinnati
Medical Director, Cincinnati Center for Eosinophilic Disorders
Director of Endoscopy Services
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital
Marc E. Rothenberg M.D., PhD
Director and Endowed Chair
Division of Allergy and Immunology
Professor of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital Medical Center
University of Cincinnati
Jonathan M. Spergel, M.D., Ph.D.
Stuart Starr Endowed Chair of Pediatrics
Professor of Pediatrics
Chief, Allergy Section
Division of Allergy-Immunology
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Perelman School of Medicine at University of Pennsylvania
Nicholas J Talley, M.D.
Pro Vice Chancellor, Global Research and Professor of Medicine.
University of Newcastle
Australia
Srdan Verstovsek, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor and Chief, Section for Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs)
Director, Clinical Research Center for MPNs
Department of Leukemia
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
Michael E. Wechsler, M.D.
Professor of Medicine
Director of Asthma
Dept of Medicine
National Jewish Health
Denver, CO
Barry Wershil, M.D.
Division Chief, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, IL