Gastroenterology, Hepatology, Nutrition  

 


Mechanisms of Esophageal Inflammation, Remodeling and Fibrosis in Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Principal Investigator:
Barry Wershil, MD
Contact: Katie Jacques, Clinical Research Coordinator
Phone: 773-880-8009
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IRB Number: 2009-13869

Biliary Artesia Research Consortium: A prospective Database of Infants with Cholestasis (PROBE)
Conditions: Biliary Atresia; Cholestasis Intervention
Principal Investigator:
Peter Whitington, MD
Co-Investigator: Riccardo Superina, MD
Email:
 
Phone: 773-880-4643
IRB Number: 2004-12283 (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00061828)

Biliary Atresia Study in Infants, Children and Adults (BASIC)
Conditions: Biliary Atresia Intervention
Principal Investigator:
Peter Whitington, MD
Co-Investigator: Riccardo Superina, MD
Email:
 
Phone: 773-880-4643
IRB Number: 2006-12840 (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00345553)

A Randomized, Double-Blinded, Placebo-Controlled Trial of Corticosteroid Therapy Following Portoenterostomy (START)
Condition: Biliary Atresia
Interventions: Drug: Corticosteroids, Placebo
Principal Investigator:
Peter Whitington, MD
Co-Investigator: Riccardo Superina, MD
Phone: 773-880-4643
Email:

IRB Number: 2006-12840 (ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00294684)

Efficacy and Safety Study of Reslizumab to Treat Eosinophilic Esophagitis in Subjects Aged 5 to 18 Years 
Condition: Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Interventions: Biological: Reslizumab; Saline
Principal Investigator:
Ameesh Shah, MD
Contact: Ameesh Shah /Carol Ward
Phone: 773-880-4354 / 215-907-1330 ext 1091
Email:
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Clinical Trials.gov Identifier: NCT00538434

Evaluating the Genetic Causes and Progression of Cholestatic Liver Diseases (LOGIC)
Conditions: Liver Diseases; Alagille Syndrome; Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency
Principal Investigator:
Peter Whitington, MD
Contact: Susan M. Kelly, RN, BSN
Phone: 773-880-4643 /  773-868-8931
Email:

Clinical Trials.gov Identifier: NCT00571272

A Multi-Center Group to Study Acute Liver Failure in Children 
Conditions: Acute Liver Failure; Hepatic Encephalopathy
Intervention: Drug: N-acetylcysteine
Principal Investigator:
Estella Alonso, MD
Phone: 773-880-4108
Email:

Clinicaltrials.gov Identifier: NCT00248625

Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis Clinical Research Network (NASH CRN)
Principal Investigator: Peter Whitington, MD & Mark Fishbein, MD

Contact: Katie Jacques, Clinical Research Associate

Phone: 773-880-4643; 773-880-6015; 773-868-8009

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IRB
#2010-14067

DeNovo Autoimmune Hepatitis in Pediatric Liver Transplantation
Principal Investigator: 
Udeme Ekong, MD

Contact: Katie Jacques, Clinical Research Associate

Phone: 773-880-8186; 773-868-8009

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IRB
#2009-13750
In Vitro Surrogates of Functional Tolerance in Pediatric Liver Transplantation
Principal Investigator: 
Udeme Ekong, MD

Contact: Katie Jacques, Clinical Research Associate

Phone: 773-880-8186; 773-868-8009

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IRB
#2010-14099
Evaluation of Esophageal Inflammation
Principal Investigator: Amir Kagalwalla, MD

Contact: Katie Jacques, Clinical Research Associate

Phone: 773-880-3701; 773-868-8009

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IRB
#2009-13977
Inflammatory mediators as potential non-invasive biomarkers and understanding the mechanism of remodeling in tissue biopsies in subjects with Eosinophilic Esophagitis- A Pilot Study
Principal Investigator: Amir Kagalwalla, MD

Contact: Katie Jacques, Clinical Research Associate

Phone: 773-880-3701; 773-868-8009
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IRB
#2010-14155