2011 NurkoSamuel Nurko, MD, MPH

Harvard Medical School and Children's Hospital Boston, Boston, MA

Dr. Nurko is the 2011 recepient of the IFFGD Research Award for Senior Investigator – Pediatrics. Dr. Nurko's research interests includes multiple digestive problems in children ranging from understanding and treating pediatric defecation problems to examining different aspects of upper-digestive tract conditions present in childhood, particularly esophageal motility disorders and the effect of inflammation on motility.