• 2855 Citations
1982 …2020

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Research Interests

Clinical and Research interests include Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) in pediatric populations including studying the mechanisms of fibrosis and remodeling,identifying non invasive biomarkers to assess recurrence of esophageal inflammation. Also interested and I am studying the impact of elimination diets in inducing and maintaining clinical and histological remission in children with EoE.

Research relating to all aspects of eosinophilic esophagitis encompassing the epidemiology, diagnosis and treatment

Provide compassionate and comprehensive care for children with gastrointestinal disorders

Certifications and Licenses

Pediatric Gastroenterology

Training Experience

1978Residency, University of Wisconsin Hospital & Clinics
1979Residency, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
1981Residency, Children's Hospital, Detroit
1983Fellowship, Children's Hospital, Detroit

Education/Academic qualification

MBBS, Grant Medical College, Bombay India

… → 1976

Research interests

  • Clinical Research
  • Food Allergy
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • TGF-beta
  • Translational Research

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Research Output

Advancing patient care through the Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR)

Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR), Jan 2020, In : Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 145, 1, p. 28-37 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Tutorial: Nutrition Therapy in Eosinophilic Esophagitis—Outcomes and Deficiencies

    Bashaw, H., Schwartz, S., Kagalwalla, A. F. & Wechsler, J. B., May 1 2020, In : Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. 44, 4, p. 600-609 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

  • One-Hour Esophageal String Test: A Nonendoscopic Minimally Invasive Test That Accurately Detects Disease Activity in Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    Ackerman, S. J., Kagalwalla, A. F., Hirano, I., Gonsalves, N., Katcher, P. M., Gupta, S., Wechsler, J. B., Grozdanovic, M., Pan, Z., Masterson, J. C., Du, J., Fantus, R. J., Alumkal, P., Lee, J. J., Ochkur, S., Ahmed, F., Capocelli, K., Melin-Aldana, H., Biette, K., Dubner, A. & 6 others, Amsden, K., Keeley, K., Sulkowski, M., Zalewski, A., Atkins, D. & Furuta, G. T., Oct 1 2019, In : The American journal of gastroenterology. 114, 10, p. 1614-1625 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
  • 7 Scopus citations

    Variation in Endoscopic Activity Assessment and Endoscopy Score Validation in Adults With Eosinophilic Esophagitis

    International EEsAI Study Group, Jul 2019, In : Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology. 17, 8, p. 1477-1488.e10

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 2 Scopus citations