Aerodigestive Center | Meet Our Team

Gastroenterology

Rachel Rosen

Rachel Rosen, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Aerodigestive Center, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Eitan Rubinstein, MD

Eitan Rubinstein, MD

Attending, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director of Gastroenterology, Waltham Satellite, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Maireade McSweeney, MD, MPH

Maireade McSweeney, MD, MPH

Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Co-Director, Enteral Tube Program, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
Samuel Nurko

Samuel Nurko, MD, MPH

Director, Center for Motility and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders; Director, Functional Abdominal Pain Program, Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Daniel Duncan, MD

Daniel Duncan, MD

Attending Physician, Aerodigestive Program, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Pulmonology

Debra Boyer MD

Debra Boyer, MD

Interim Chief, Division of Pulmonology and Respiratory Diseases, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kara Elizabeth May, MD

Kara Elizabeth May, MD

Attending Physician, Division of Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases, Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Thomas Martin

Thomas Martin, MD

Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratory, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Gary Visner, DO

Gary Visner, DO

Medical Director, Lung Transplantation Program; Attending Physician, Division of Pulmonary and Respiratory Diseases , Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Lystra Hayden, MD, MMSc

Lystra Hayden,

Assistant in Medicine, Aerodigestive Center, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Feeding Team/SLP

Mia Grossman, MS, CCC-SLP

Mia Grossman, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement ,
Kara Larson, MS, CCC-SLP

Kara Larson, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement,

Nutrition

Tracie Clarke, MS, RD, LDN

Tracie Clarke, MS, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition,

Social Work

Allison Henry, MSW, LICSW

Ali Henry, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Social Worker, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition,

Nurse Practitioners

 Elizabeth Burch, RN, MSN, CPNP

Elizabeth Burch, RN, MSN, CPNP

Nurse Practitioner, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition,
Zoe Chin, RN, MSN, CPNP

Zoe Chin,

Nurse Practitioner, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition,
Lisa Hester, RN, CPNP

Lisa Hester, RN, CPNP

Nurse Practitioner, Aerodigestive Program; Clinical Coordinator, Aerodigestive Center,

Consulting Team

Reza Rahbar, DMD, MD

Reza Rahbar, DMD, MD

Associate Otolaryngologist-in-Chief; Director, Center for Airway Disorders; Co-Director, Head, Neck and Skull Base Surgery Program, Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
Karen F. Watters, MB, BCh, BAO, MPH

Karen F. Watters, MB, BCh, BAO, MPH

Associate, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement , Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School
Lynne R.  Ferrari

Lynne Ferrari, MD

Division Chief, Perioperative Anesthesia; Senior Associate in Perioperative Anesthesia, Department of Anesthesiology, Critical Care and Pain Medicine; Medical Director, Perioperative Services + OR, BCH, Associate Professor of Anaesthesia, Harvard Medical School
John Lee

John J. Lee, MD

Clinical Director, Food Allergy Program; Allergy Director, Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease (EGID) Program, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
C. Jason Smithers, MD

C. Jason Smithers, MD

Assistant, Department of Surgery, Instructor, Harvard Medical School
David Urion MD

David K. Urion, MD, FAAN

Associate, Department of Neurology; Charles F. Barlow Chair in Neurology; Director, Education and Residency Training Programs in Clinical Neurology and Clinical Neurodevelopmental Disabilities; Director, Behavioral Neurology Clinics and Programs; Co-Chair, Ethics Advisory Committee, Associate Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Julie Snyder, PsyD

Julie Snyder, PsyD

Director, GI Psychology Service, Instructor in Psychology, Harvard Medical School
Katherine Garvey, MD, PhD

Katharine Garvey, MD, MPH

Director, Type 1 Diabetes Program; Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Stephanie DiPerna

Stephanie DiPerna, MD

Physician Director of Satellites, Department of Radiology, Instructor in Radiology, Harvard Medical School