Meet Our Gastroenterology Fellows and Alumni

Peter Farmer

Peter F. Farmer, MD

  • Undergraduate School: Duke University
  • Medical School: University of Tennessee College of Medicine
  • Residency: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Patrick Rowland

Patrick D. Rowland, MD

  • Undergraduate Degree: The Ohio State University
  • Medical School: University of Toledo College of Medicine
  • Residency: Medical University of South Carolina
Garrett Sprague

Garrett Sprague, MD

  • Undergraduate Degree: Case Western University
  • Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Residency: Phoenix Children's Hospital
Matt Grisham

Matt Grisham, MD

  • Undergraduate School: Rhodes College
  • Medical School: University of Tennessee Health Science Center
  • Residency: Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Janice Khoo

Janice Khoo, MD

  • Undergraduate School: University of Washington Seattle
  • Medical School: New York Medical College
  • Residency: Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Samantha Paglinco

Samantha Paglinco, DO

  • Undergraduate School: Villanova University
  • Medical School: Rowan University
  • Residency: St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children
Nationwide Children's Provider

Nicole Davidson, MD

  • Undergraduate School: University of Michigan
  • Medical School: Ohio State University College of Medicine
  • Residency: Nationwide Children's Hospital
Laura Hamant

Laura Hamant, MD

  • Undergraduate School: University of California, San Diego
  • Medical School: University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix
  • Residency: Phoenix Children’s Hospital
Judy-April Murayi

Judy-April Murayi, MD

  • Undergraduate School: University of Pittsburgh
  • Medical School: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
  • Residency: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

Gastroenterology Fellowship Alumni, Publications and Career Opportunities

Meet Our Alumni

Some graduates of the Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship at Nationwide Children's Hospital include:

  • Brendan Boyle, MPH
    Associate Professor of Gastroenterology
    Quality Improvement Director
    Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Desalegn Yacob, MD
    Medical Director of GI Motility Center
    Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Steven Ciciora, MD
    Program Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship
    Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Rose Lee, MD
    Director of Pediatric Gastroenterology Multidisciplinary Feeding Clinic
    University of Iowa
  • Jennifer Lee, MD
    Celia Disease Program
    University of Michigan
  • Alex Green, DO
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Maria Perez, DO
    Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Amy Guido, MD
    Director, QI Curriculum
    West Virginia University
  • Mary Shull, MD
    Children's Hospital of Colorado
    University of Colorado
  • Brandon Sparks, MD
    Riley Children's Hospital
    Indiana University
Additional Career Opportunities

Since 2007, fellows who have completed their training in the Pediatric Gastroenterology fellowship are now practicing, teaching and conducting research at:

  • University of Iowa
  • Indiana University Health Center
  • Motility Center at Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • West Virginia College of Medicine
  • Children’s Hospital of Colorado
  • Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital
  • LeBonheur Children’s Hospital
  • Dayton Children’s Hospital
  • Akron Children’s Hospital
  • University of Louisville
  • Mott Children’s Hospital/University of Michigan
  • University of Kentucky Medical Center
  • Helen DeVos Grand Rapids
  • Rady Children’s Hospital/San Diego, California
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles
  • Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Nationwide Children's Hospital
  • Nemours Children's Health
  • Geisinger Health