Susan Albersheim

Susan Albersheim

Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Neonatologist, BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital + Health Centre 

Research areas: premature infants, breast milk, intestinal failure

Dr. Vishal Avinashi

Vishal Avinashi

Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine,
University of British Columbia
Gastroenterologist, BC Children's Hospital

Research areas: eosinophilic esophagitis, exclusive enteral nutrition, cow's milk protein allergy, malnutrition, enteral feeding

Edmond Chan

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Director, Allergy Clinic, BC Children's Hospital

Research areas: food allergy, anaphylaxis, peanut, oral immunotherapy, eosinophilic esophagitis, prevention

Angela Devlin

Angela Devlin

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Research areas: children, diabetes, cardiovascular disease

Rajavel Elango

Rajavel Elango

Associate Professor, School of Population and Public Health and Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Research areas: dietary protein, children, pre-term birth, breast milk

William Gibson

William Gibson

Associate Professor, Department of Medical Genetics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Research areas: body composition, metabolic rate, infants, children, obesity and overgrowth disorders, epigenetic disorders

David Goldfarb

David Goldfarb

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine,
University of British Columbia
Medical Microbiologist, BC Children’s Hospital

Research areas: enteric infections, malnutrition, probiotics, diagnostics, environmental enteropathy

Kevan Jacobson

Kevan Jacobson

Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Director, Pediatric GI IBD Program, BC Children’s Hospital 

Research areas: inflammatory bowel disease, Crohn disease and ulcerative colitis, dietary therapies in inflammatory bowel disease, exclusive enteral nutrition, early dietary experience

Patricia Janssen

Patricia Janssen

Professor, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia

Research areas: maternal child health, mHealth, population studies, fetal growth, labour management

Crystal Karakochuk

Crystal Karakochuk

Assistant Professor, Department of Food, Nutrition, and Health, Faculty of Land and Food Systems,
University of British Columbia

Research areas: anemia, hematology, micronutrients, maternal and child nutrition, global health

Pei-Yoong Lam

Pei-Yoong Lam

Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Pediatrician, Provincial Specialized Eating Disorders Program for Children and Adolescents

Research areas: eating disorders, anorexia nervosa, adolescents, ARFID (Avoidant Restrictive Food Intake Disorder)

Yvonne Lamers

Yvonne Lamers

Associate Professor, Department of Food, Nutrition, and Health, Faculty of Land and Food Systems,
University of British Columbia

Research areas: micronutrients, B vitamins, folate, nutritional biomarkers, maternal and child nutrition

Pascal Lavoie

Pascal Lavoie

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Neonatologist, BC Children’s Hospital and BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre

Research areas: immune defences, prematurity, infections, neonatology

Louise Masse

Louise Masse

Professor, School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine,
University of British Columbia

Research areas: health promotion, lifestyle behaviour modification, psychometrics, improving nutrition and physical activity measures, intervention, obesity treatment and prevention

Dina Panagiotopoulos

Dina Panagiotopoulos

Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Pediatric Endocrinologist, BC Children’s Hospital

Research areas: diabetes, children, metabolic disorders

Hannah Piper

Hannah Piper

Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
Pediatric Surgeon, BC Children's Hospital

Research areas: microbiota, short bowel syndrome, intestinal failure, pediatrics, enteral and parenteral nutrition

Graham Sinclair

Graham Sinclair

Clinical Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine,
University of British Columbia
Biochemical Geneticist, BC Newborn Screening Laboratory, BC Women’s Hospital & Health Centre

Research areas: metabolic disorders, fatty acid oxidation, biochemical genetics, newborn screening, metabolomics

Hilary Vallance

Hilary Vallance

Clinical Professor, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Faculty of Medicine,
University of British Columbia
Director, Provincial Newborn Screening Program, BC Children’s Hospital

Research areas: carnitine palmitoyltransferase I (CPT Ia), newborn screening, amino acids