Digestive Disease Research Center


Director                                                Co-Director                                          Co-Director
Richard M. Peek, M.D.                       Naji N. Abumrad, M.D.                      Keith T. Wilson, M.D.



Bioanalytical/Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Core
Bioanalytical/Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Core
Flow Cytometry Core
Novel Cell Line Development Subcore
Bioanalytical/Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Core
Cell Imaging Core
Biostatistics Core
Preclinical Imaging Subcore
Cell Imaging Core
Bioanalytical/Mass Spectrometry/Proteomics Core
Preclinical Models of Digestive Diseases/Tissue Morphology Subcore
Chanjuan Shi, M.D., Ph.D. Tissue Morphology Subcore
Murine GI Surgical Modeling Core
Kevin Weller
Flow Cytometry Core
Cell Imaging Core


Program Directors

Timothy L. Cover, M.D.  - Epithelial Integrity 
James R. Goldenring, M.D., Ph.D. -  Growth, Proliferation, and Apoptosis
Alyssa Hasty, Ph.D. - Gastrointestinal Physiology, Obesity and Metabolism 
Michelle E. Southard-Smith, Ph.D. - Gastrointestinal Development and Function 

Advisory Board

Internal Advisory Committee

Gordon R. Bernard, M.D.

Raymond Harris, M.D.

Al Powers, M.D.

Susan Wente, Ph.D.

External Advisory Board

Fayez K. Ghishan, M.D. – University of Arizona, Steele Children’s Research Center

Juanita Merchant, M.D., Ph.D. – University of Michigan Medical School

Marshall "Chip" Montrose, Ph.D. – University of Cincinnati

D. Brent Polk, M.D. - University of Southern California, Los Angeles

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