Meet the faculty of the University of Louisville Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.

GI faculty 2017




Chief, Academic and Clinical Affairs; Therapeutic Endoscopy; Gastroenterology; Complementary & Alternative Medicine

Chief, Research Affairs; Alcohol Associated Liver Disease; Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis; Nutrition



Gastrointestinal Motility; Gastroparesis; Endoscopic Device Development

Hepatocellular Carcinoma; Hepatitis C; Mechanisms of Toxin-induced Hepatotoxicity

Mechanisms of Toxin-induced Hepatotoxicity; Hepatology; Liver Transplantation; Nutrition 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Endoscopic Device Development


Transplant Hepatology; Alcohol Associated Liver Disease

Advanced Endoscopy; ERCP; EUS; ESD; POEM; G-POEM; Third Space Endoscopy; Bariatrics; Endoscopic Sleeve; Advanced Resection

Hepatology; Liver Transplantation

Acute & Chronic Hepatitis; Cirrhosis; Liver Transplantation; Gastrointestinal Bleeding

Endoscopic Ultrasound; Critical Care Nutrition; Nutrition Education

Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS); Pancreatic Disorders; Enteral Access; Gastroenterology

Therapeutic Endoscopy; General Gastroenterology; Director, Fellowship Training Program

Motility; GERD; Gastroenterology


Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease and Alcohol Use Disorder, Mitochondrial Bioenergetics and Metabolism, Liver Transplant, Porphyria, NASH, Hepatorenal Syndrome

Gastrointestinal Motility; General Gastroenterology

Chronic Viral Hepatitis (B&C); Liver Transplantation; Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver

Inflammatory Bowel Disease; Gastroenterology

Research Specialists

Research Interests

Alcohol and Immune Function; Epigenetics and Immune Function, HIV

Epigenetics, HIV and Liver Disease

Fructose and Fatty Liver; Spinal Cord Injury and Liver Disease; Nuclear Hormones and Liver Disease

Novel Human Alcohol Mechanistic Paradigm; Treatment Assessment of AUD; Gut-Brain Axis; Organ Injury (AALD); AUD-Viral Comorbidity

Environmental Toxicology; Endocrine Disruption; Environmental Liver Disease; Gut-Liver Interactions; Sex Differences

Oxidative Stress and Redox Signaling; Environmental Toxins and Liver Injury; Alcoholic and Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease