ALGSA Medical Advisory Board

The ALGSA Medical Advisory Board (MAB) is comprised of physicians who are available to consult with families and their doctors about ALGS. If you are a physician and would like to be on our Medical Advisory Board, please use the contact form on this site to contact us or call us at 503.885.0455 to express your interest. 

Current MAB members include:

Lisa Bergersen MD MPH
Associate Professor Harvard Medical School
Department of Cardiology
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston MA

 

Dennis D. Black MD
J. D. Buckman Professor of Pediatrics
Professor of Physiology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Director Children's Foundation Research Institute of Memphis
Vice President for Research Le Bonheur Children's Hospital
Memphis TN

 

Karan Emerick MD
Digestive Diseases & Nutrition Divison
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Hartford CT

 

Jeffrey A. Feinstein MD MPH
The Dunlevie Family Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) and by courtesy BioEngineering
Associate Chair (Education) Pediatrics (Fellowships)
Director Vera Moulton Wall Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease
Director Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Program
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital & Stanford University Medical Center
Palo Alto CA

 

Dr. James E. Heubi MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Associate Dean for Clinical & Translational Research
Director Center for Clinical & Translational Science & Training
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati OH

 

Binita M. Kamath MBBChir MRCP MTR
Staff Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
The Hospital for Sick Children
Associate Scientist Research Institute
Associate Professor University of Toronto
Toronto Ontario Canada

 

Kathleen M. Loomes MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Divsion of Gastroentology Hepatology & Nutrition
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia PA

 

David Piccoli MD
Chief Division of Gastroenterology & Nutrition
Director Fred and Suzanne Biesecker Pediatric Liver Center
Biesecker Professor of Pediatrics
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia PA

 

Ruben Quiros MD
Professor of Pediatrics & Surgery
Director, Pediatric Clinical Research
Director,Pediatric Hepatology & Liver Transplant Research
Director Pediatric Hepatology
University of California San Francisco
Department of Pediatrics Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology & Nutrition
San Francisco CA

 

Philip Rosenthal MD
Professor of Pediatrics & Surgery
Director Pediatric Clinical Research
Director Pediatric Hepatology & Liver Transplant Research
Director Pediatric Hepatology
University of California San Francisco
Department of Pediatrics Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology & Nutrition
San Francisco CA

 

Meghana Sathe MD
Co-Director Cystic Fibrosis Clinic & TDN Pediatric Program
Associate Fellowship Director
Assistant Professor Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition
UT Southwestern Medical Center Children’s Health
Dallas TX

 

Ronald J. Sokol MD
Arnold Silverman MD Endowed Chair in Digestive Health
Professor & Vice Chair of Pediatrics
Director Colorado Clinical & Translational Sciences Institute
Assistant Vice Chancellor for Clinical & Translational Science Univ. of Colorado Denver
Chief Section of Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition & the Digestive Health Institute
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Children’s Hospital Colorado
Aurora CO

 

Nancy B. Spinner PhD
Professor of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine
The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Chief Division of Genomic Diagnostics
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia PA