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The Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases newsletters and clinical updates feature a more in-depth look at the research being conducted by some of its physician-scientists and contain profiles on various benefactors, whose support has been an invaluable part of what helps the division maintain its leadership position in this field. Also included are other UCLA publications that includes articles on digestive diseases and our faculty.

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Beyond the Scope - Winter 2022

  • Letter from the chief - Eric Esrailian, MD, MPH
  • Addressing the gender gap - Lin Chang, MD
  • The changing face of GI at UCLA
    • Jihane N. Benhammou, MD, PhD, Gina Choi, MD, Lynn S. Connolly, MD, MSCR, Lisa D. Lin, MD, MS, Folasade P. May, MD, PhD, MPhil, Yvette Taché, PhD
  • Division collaborates withPrecision Health Institute and Center for SMART Health toward more targeted approaches to diagnosis and treatment
    • Terri Getzug, MD, Wayne Grody, MD, PhD, Clara Lajonchere, PhD, Arash Naeim, MD, PhD
  • GI Quality Improvement Program encourages adherence to clinical guidelines
    • Folasade P. May, MD, PhD, MPhil
  • GI Fellowship Program advances division's legacy through training of tomorrow's leaders
    • Lin Chang, MD, Carl Nordstrom, MD
  • Amid growing demand, GI Nutrition Program continues to expand
    • Nancee Jaffe, MD, RDN, Natalie Manitius, MPH, RDN, Kelly McNulty, MS, RDN, Janelle Smith, MS, RDN, CEDRD, Monique Vuong, MS, RD, IFNCP
  • GI education materials to support the 15-minute office visit
  • New clinical faculty members
    • Sonya S. Dasharathy, MD, Shahrad Hakimian, MD, Adrienne L. Lenhart, MD, Nipaporn Pichetshote, MD, Monica Tincopa, MD, MSc
  • 10th Annual UCLA-Mellinkoff GI and Hepatology Symposium - March 4-5, 2022

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