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Alessio Fasano

Alessio Fasano

    MD
Chief, Chair, Director, Professor | Boston, Massachusetts    United States of America
Pediatrics, Gastroenterology
Pediatric Gastroenterology, Celiac Disease,...More
Spoken at 9 events

Biography :

World-renowned pediatric gastroenterologist, research scientist and entreprenuer Dr. Alessio Fasano is chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition at MassGeneral Hospital for Children (MGHfC). Dr. Fasano directs the Center for Celiac Research, specializing in the treatment of patients of all ages with gluten-related disorders, including celiac disease, wheat allergy, and gluten sensitivity. He treats patients with acute and chronic diarrheal diseases and treats infants and children who have difficult-to-treat gastrointestinal problems.

Dr. Fasano also directs the Mucosal Immunology and Biology Research Center and is associate chief for Basic, Clinical and Translational Research. Under his leadership, investigators are studying the molecular mechanisms of autoimmune disorders including celiac disease, and other-gluten-related disorders. He has been named visiting professor of pediatrics at Harvard Medical School. He authored the groundbreaking study in 2003 that established the rate of celiac disease at one in 133 Americans. Widely sought after by national and international media, Dr. Fasano has been featured in hundreds of interviews including outlets such as The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal; National Public Radio; CNN; Bloomberg News, and others.

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Pediatrics, Gastroenterology

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Pediatric Gastroenterology, Celiac Disease, Gluten-related Disorders, Non-celiac Gluten Sensitivity, Dermatitis Herpetiformis, Wheat Allergy, Gluten Ataxia

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English, French, Italian

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