Research Lab: Lencer Laboratory
Research Department: Medicine Research
Research Division: Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Research
Research Focus Area: Mucosal epithelial cell biology
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Research Overview The Lencer laboratory studies the cell and molecular biology of vesicular transport in polarized epithelial cells and regulation of ion transport in the intestine. These studies...
Research Focus Area: Nutrition
Director, Center for Nutrition
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Research Overview Dr. Duggan's major research interests include: the nutritional management of acute and persistent diarrhea micronutrient trials in developing countries general aspects of energy and...
Research Focus Area: Liver disease
Senior Associate in Medicine
Research Overview Maureen Jonas' research focuses on liver disease in children, with emphasis on viral hepatitis. She was the principal investigator in the multicenter International Pediatric...
Research Focus Area: Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders
Director, Center for Motility and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders
Research Overview Dr. Nurko's research focuses on Gastrointestinal Motility Disorders in children. His main interest is in the areas of mechanisms of defecation and fecal continence, constipation, non...
Associate Director of Clinical Research
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School