Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine
Lindsey Albenberg, DO, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and an attending physician in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. She is the program director for the Fellowship in Advanced Inflammatory Bowel Disease. Dr. Albenberg is a researcher within the Center for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease at CHOP. One of her key research interests is the response of the gut microbiota to dietary modification in inflammatory bowel disease. Dr. Albenberg has contributed to the literature in several areas related to the gut microbiota in health and disease including work examining how the host and the microbiota interact to maintain a dynamic oxygen equilibrium in the gut, work describing the fungal gut microbiota in inflammatory bowel disease, and work describing the relationship between diet, the microbiota, and inflammatory bowel disease.
Sunday, April 7
9:00 AM – 9:40 AM