Rima Fawaz, MD

Rima Fawaz, MD

Attending Physician; Medical Director, Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: GI: 617-355-6058, Liver: 617-355-5837
  • Fax: 617-730-0495

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Gastroenterology
  • Hepatology and Transplant Hepatology

Departments

  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Languages

  • Arabic
  • French
  • Spanish

Programs

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Intestine and Multivisceral Transplant Program
  • Liver Transplant Program
  • Center for Childhood Liver Disease
To schedule an appointment: Call GI: 617-355-6058, Liver: 617-355-5837 or Request an Appointment

Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate School, BS in Biology

American University of Beirut, 1992

Beirut, Lebanon

Medical School

American University of Beirut, 1996

Beirut, Lebanon

Internship, Pediatrics

State University of New York, 1996-1997

Syracuse, NY

Internship, Pediatrics

State University of New York, 1997-1998

Syracuse, NY

Residency, Pediatrics

State University of New York, 1998-2000

Syracuse, NY

Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Children's Hospital at Montefiore, 2000-2003

Bronx, NY

Fellowship, Pediatric Hepatology and Transplant Hepatology

Mount Sinai Medical Center, 2003-2004

New York, NY

Certifications

  • Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, Transplant Hepatology

Professional History

Publications

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  1. Sheu J, Saavedra AP, Degar BA, Duncan CN, Fawaz R, Tan JK, Schmidt BA, Kim HB, Huang JT. Bone marrow engraftment and associated dermatologic sequelae in a three-yr-old after liver transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2015 Mar; 19(2):E41-6.
  2. Gupta P, Goyal S, Grant PE, Fawaz R, Lok J, Yager P, Sharma A, Sassower K, Noviski N, Browning M, Sahai I. Acute liver failure and reversible leukoencephalopathy in a pediatric patient with homocystinuria. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Nov; 51(5):668-71.
  3. Rumbo C, Fawaz RL, Emre SH, Suchy FJ, Kerkar N, Morotti RA, Shneider BL. Hepatitis C in children: a quaternary referral center perspective. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2006 Aug; 43(2):209-16.
  4. Aqul A, Jonas MM, Harney S, Raza R, Sawicki GS, Mitchell PD, Fawaz R. Correlation of Transient Elastography With Severity of Cystic Fibrosis Related Liver Disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2016 Oct 25.
To schedule an appointment: Call GI: 617-355-6058, Liver: 617-355-5837 or Request an Appointment

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