Gastroenterology
dr_carol_casey.jpg Name: Dr. Carol Casey -- Career and Research Mentor
Specialty: Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Basic Research
Medical School: NA (PhD), PhD from Rice University, Houston, TX
Residency: Post-doctoral research at University of MN/Duluth
Fellowship: NA
Hometown: Mitchell, SD
Career Interests: Research
Personal Interests: Traveling, time with family, reading, eating different foods, playing cards

 

dr-terrence-donohue.jpg Name: Dr. Terrence M. Donohue, Jr -- Research Mentor
Specialty: Gastroenterology/Hepatology research (alcohol-induced tissue injury)
Medical School: None  I graduated from UNMC graduate college with PhD in Biochemistry. I have been teaching in the UNMC Medical & Graduate Schools for the past 35 years. 
Residency: NA
Fellowship: I was a NIH postdoctoral fellow from 1978 to 1981 at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Hometown: St. Paul, MN
Career Interests: GI/Hepatology alcohol-induced liver disease
Personal Interests: Rowing, pickleball, tennis, reading, and spending time with wife and family
Other: Part time faculty so not available all the time

 

dr-derrick-eichele.jpg Name: Dr. Derrick Eichele -- Career and Research Mentor
Specialty: Gastroenterology
Medical School: University of North Dakota
Residency: UNMC
Fellowship: UNMC
Hometown: Bismarck, ND
Career Interests: Inflammatory bowel disease, education and clinical research
Personal Interests: Running, soccer, family/kids

 

dr_alex_hewlett.jpg Name: Dr. Alex Hewlett -- Career and Research Mentor
Specialty: Gastroenterology
Medical School: Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch
Fellowship: University of Texas Medical Branch
Hometown: Tucson, AZ
Career Interests: Gastrointestinal motility disorders, eosinophilic esophagitis, QI initiative, colon cancer screening, high quality low cost medical care
Personal Interests: Outdoor activities, baseball, spending time with my children and wife, gardening

 

KatieHutchins.jpg Name: Dr. Kathryn Hutchins -- Career Mentor
Specialty: Gastroenterology
Medical School: UNMC
Residency: UNMC
Fellowship: UNMC
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa
Career Interests: Inflammatory bowel disease, education, women’s health
Personal Interests: Spending time with my family, running, travel

 

dr_kusum_kharbanda.jpg Name: Dr. Kusum Kharbanda -- Research Mentor
Specialty: Alcoholic and Non-alcoholic Liver Diseases
Medical School: NA (PhD)
Residency: NA
Fellowship: NA
Hometown: Omaha
Career Interests: Research
Personal Interests: Reading, movies, spending time with family

 

dr_wuttiporn_manatsathit.jpg Name: Dr. Wuttiporn Manatsathit -- Research Mentor
Specialty: Hepatology
Medical School: Siriraj Medical School
Residency: St John Medical Center
Fellowship: UNMC
Hometown: Thailand
Career Interests: Transplant hepatology, liver fibrosis, meta-analysis
Personal Interests: Guitar, drawing

 

dr-natalia-osna.jpg Name: Dr. Natalia Osna -- Research Mentor
Specialty: Liver disease, research
Medical School: Latvia
Residency: NA
Fellowship: NA
Hometown: Omaha
Career Interests: Research
Personal Interests: Traveling

 

dr_fedja_rochling.jpg Name: Dr. Fedja Rochling -- Career & Research Mentor
Specialty: Gastroenterology, Hepatology
Medical School: Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland
Residency: Newcastle upon Tyne, UK and Baylor College of Medicine, Houston TX
Fellowship: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX – Hepatology & Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI -- Gastroenterology
Hometown: Dortmund, Germany
Career Interests: Liver cancer, short bowel syndrome, education
Personal Interests: Reading history books, sewing face masks (new in 2020)