Jennifer L. Dotson, MD, MPH, is an attending pediatric gastroenterologist at Nationwide Children's and an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Dotson’s clinical interests involve all aspects of pediatric gastroenterology, with a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease. As a principal investigator in the Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's, she conducts clinical research in comparative effectiveness and outcomes-based research in pediatric IBD. Her interests are studying rare events and health care disparities. Dr. Dotson received the prestigious 2012 NASPGHAN Foundation/Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America Young Investigator Grant to support her work on health care disparities in children with Crohn's disease.