Skip to main content

Faculty and Fellows

Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship

The faculty in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at Children's Mercy is a diverse and experienced group of mentors, representing a wide variety of academic interests.

Program Director

Jennifer M. Colombo, MD
Pediatric Gastroenterologist; Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Associate Program Director

Voytek Slowik, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine

Fellows

Amy Issa, DO
Nathan Fleishman, MD
Jennifer Halma, MD
Taina Jausurawong, DO
Panamdeep Kaur, MBBS
Kenneth Schmidt, MD

Faculty and staff

Meet the team from the Division of Gastroenterology.


Alumni

2018
Tim Blaufuss, DO – Sanford Children’s Hospital, Fargo, ND
Rebecca Casini, DO – NorthShore University Health System, Evanston, IL

2017
Nadia Ibrahimi, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
Voytek Slowik, MD- Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

2015
Carrie Reynolds, MD – Rocky Mountain Hospital Pediatric Gastroenterology, Denver, CO
Katie Sturgeon, MD – Rocky Mountain Hospital Pediatric Gastroenterology, Grand Junction, CO

2014
Sarah Edwards, DO – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
Nadia M. Hijaz, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Joplin, MO
Valentina Shahknovich, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

2011
Julie A. Bass, DO – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
Julia M. Bracken, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO
Seth Septer, DO – Children’s Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO

2010
Stephanie L. Page, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

2009
Jennifer L. McCullough, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

2008
Jennifer M. Colombo, MD – Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO