Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Fellows List

Following is a list of current and past fellows with the Division of Gastroenterology/ Hepatology/ Nutrition in the Department of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

Current Fellows


Hillary Bashaw, MD (2015-2018)
Undergraduate: The University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
Medical School: Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, OH
Residency: Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH

Scott Bolton, MD (2015-2018)
Undergraduate: Brown University, Providence, RI
Medical School: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
Residency: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

Anna Banc-Husu (2016-2019)
Undergraduate: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Medical School: Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
Residency: The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Marc Elias (2016-2019)
Undergraduate: Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Medical School: Rush Medical College of Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL
Residency: Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Victoria Shakhin (2017-2020)
Undergraduate: University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY
Residency: Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY

Amanda Wenzel (2017-2020)
Undergraduate: Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI
Medical School: Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, NE
Residency: Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI


Past Fellows


Catherine Chapin (2014-2017)
Transplant Hepatology Fellowship, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Einar Hafberg (2016-2017)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Sonal Patel (2014-2017)
Health Systems Clinician, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Chantal Lucia-Casadonte (2013-2016)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

Michael Malandra (2013-2016)
Health Systems Clinician, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Sunpreet Kaur, MD (2012-2015)
Assistant Clinical Professor, UC Davis Children’s Hospital, Sacramento, CA

Jacob Kurowski, MD (2012-2015)
Attending Physician, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Alisha Mavis, MD (2014-2015)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Daniel O’Connell, MD (2011-2014)
Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health, Madison, WI

Amy Feldman, MD (2013-2014)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital Colorado, Denver, CO

Marisa Izaguirre, MD (2011-2014)
Attending Physician, Pediatric Gastroenterology Specially for Children, Dell Children’s Hospital, Austin, TX

Henry Lin, MD (2012-2013)
Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Akihiro Asai, MD (2010-2013)
Instructor of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH

John Rosen, MD (2010-2013)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City, MO

Hillary Jericho, MD (2009-2012)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

Joshua Wechsler (2009-2012)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL