Chris
 
A.
 
Liacouras
Email: 
liacouras@email.chop.edu
Address: 
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition 324 South 34th Street
215-590-5828
Affiliations
Expertise
Appointments
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1991 – 1994)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1994 – 2000)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2000 – 2006)
Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2006– present)
Education
M.D., Harvard University (1985)
B.A., Johns Hopkins University (1981)
Selected Publications
Markowitz J, Ruchelli E, Spergel J, Liacouras CA.. Response of Eosinophilic Esophagitis in children to an elemental diet.. Am J Gastro. Vol 98(4). 2003:821-5.
Cerri RW, Liacouras CA.. Evaluation of ingested foreign bodies in children.. Ped Case Reviews. Vol 3(2). 2003:15-9.
Kader HA, Theoret Y, Tolia V, Bickert B, Liacouras CA, Markowitz J, Baldassano RN.. A double blinded prospective evaluation of intravenous versus oral azathiaprine and the role of azathiaprine metabolites in treating steroid-refractory and steroid-dependent pediatric patients with IBD.. JPGN (in press). 2003.
Orenstein SR, Shalaby TM, Devandry SN, Liacouras CA, Czinn SJ, Dice JE, Simon TJ, Ahrens SP, Stauffer LA. Famotidine for infant gastroesophageal reflux disease: A multi-center randomized placebo-controlled withdrawal trial. Alimentary Pharmacology & therapeutics. Vol 17(9) . 2003 May:1097-107.
Liacouras CA, Spergel J, Mamula P, Markowitz J.. Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) in children: A seven-year review.. JPGN (in press). 2003.
Liacouras CA. Eosinophilic esophagitis in children and adults. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition. Vol 37 Suppl 1. 2003 Nov-Dec:S23-8.
Mamula P, Markowitz JE, Neiswender K, Zimmmerman A, Wood S, Garofolo M, Nieberle M, Trautwein A, Lombardi S, Sargent-Harkins L, Puma A, Liacouras CA.. Conscious sedation with midazolam and fentanyl for pediatric endoscopy.. To be presented at American Gastroenterology Association, Orlando FL. 2003 May.
Liacouras CA, Markowitz J.. Eosinophilic esophagitis and gastroenteritis. In: Pediatric Allergy.. in press. 2003.
Markowitz J, Liacouras CA. Eosinophilic esophagitis. PediGastroenterology Clinics of North America. Vol 32(3) . 2003:949-66.
Liacouras CA.. Evaluation and management of a child with vomiting.. Ped Case Rev. Vol 2(1). 2002:3-13.