The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition focuses on complex-trait diseases associated with genetics, inflammation and precision medicine.

Education and Training

The Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition is dedicated to physician and medical professional education and sub-specialty advanced training opportunities.


Cutting edge treatments and extraordinary patient care are the hallmarks of clinical care at the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.

Tackling Chronic Abdominal Pain

Eva Szigethy, MD, PhD and Emily Weaver, LCSW are featured in the May 2019 issue of GI and Hepatology News related to their novel collaborative multidisciplinary work on gastrointestinal pain management without opioids.  Dr. Szigethy and Ms. Weaver are both...

Ms. Shelton Honored for Contributions

PhD candidate, Celeste Shelton, received the Robert E. Ferrell Award for Excellence from the Department of Human Genetics for her contributions to the University of Pittsburgh and to science endeavors.  Ms. Shelton worked as a research scholar in the Division of...

Dr. Levinthal Awarded IFFGD Research Award

David Levinthal, MD, PhD has received a 2019 International Foundation for Gastrointestinal Disorders (FFGD) Research Recognition Award.  Dr. Levinthal is being recognized for his accomplishments to advance the understanding and care of chronic gastrointestinal...

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Division of Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition

Mezzanine Level, C-Wing, PUH
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
412-864-7091  |  Email

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