Dr. Heyman is the Anita Ow Wing Endowed Chair and a professor of pediatrics, Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Director of the Training Program in Pediatric ...
Education and Training
Univ of Ca, Los Angeles, Ucla Sch of Med, Los Angeles Ca 1976
University of California 1976
PediatricsAmerican Board of PediatricsABP- Pediatric Gastroenterology
Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal MedicineABIM- Gastroenterology
- The use of cisapride in children. The North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
- The Shwachman Award of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition presentation.
- Secretin: cure or snake oil for autism in the new millennium?
- Effects of red blood cell transfusion on resting energy expenditure in adolescents with sickle cell anemia.
- Henoch-Schönlein purpura with severe jejunitis and minimal skin lesions.
- Micronutrient shortfalls in young children's diets: common, and owing to inadequate intakes both at home and at child care centers.
- Dietary composition and obesity: do we need to look beyond dietary fat?
- Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in children. Subcommittee on Endoscopy and Procedures of the Patient Care Committee of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
- An updated medical position statement of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
- Orthotopic liver transplantation for autoimmune hepatitis and cryptogenic chronic hepatitis in children.
- Effects of intravenous secretin on language and behavior of children with autism and gastrointestinal symptoms: a single-blinded, open-label pilot study.
- The impact of liver disease on growth and nutrition.
- Research agenda for pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition: nutrition and obesity. Report of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition for the Children's Digestive Health and Nutrition Foundatio
- What are the dietary energy needs of elderly adults?
- What safety data are needed for a medication to treat gastroesophageal reflux in premature infants? In children younger than 1 year of age? How to design a long-term safety registry for children?
- Nutritional status and gastrointestinal structure and function in children with ichthyosis and growth failure.
- Acute hemorrhagic gastritis in the newborn infant.
- Gastric cystic duplication: a rare cause of recurrent pancreatitis in children.
- Guideline for the evaluation of cholestatic jaundice in infants: recommendations of the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition.
- Maternal microchimerism in the livers of patients with biliary atresia.
- Economic and psychologic costs for maternal caregivers of gastrostomy-dependent children.
- Risk factors for initial surgery in pediatric patients with Crohn's disease.
- Caregiving time in sickle cell disease: psychological effects in maternal caregivers.
- Presenting symptoms of nonerosive and erosive esophagitis in pediatric patients.
- Healthier choices and increased participation in a middle school lunch program: effects of nutrition policy changes in San Francisco.
- Lactose intolerance in infants, children, and adolescents.
- Mediastinal pancreatic pseudocysts in children.
- Cytogenetic damage in blood lymphocytes and exfoliated epithelial cells of children with inflammatory bowel disease.
- No-enema therapy for idiopathic constipation and encopresis.
- Gender differences in presentation and course of disease in pediatric patients with Crohn disease.
- Extraintestinal manifestations of inflammatory bowel disease.
- Body mass index and elbow range of motion in a healthy pediatric population: a
- Reduced intracellular T-helper 1 interferon-gamma in blood of newly diagnosed children with Crohn's disease and age-related changes in Th1/Th2 cytokine profiles.
- Risk factors for macrosomia in infants born to Latina women.
- Development of extraintestinal manifestations in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
- Pilot study of an individually tailored educational program by mail to promote healthy weight in Chinese American children.
- Dietary energy requirements of young adult men, determined by using the doubly labeled water method.
- Presentation and disease course in early- compared to later-onset pediatric Crohn's disease.
- Use of complementary medicine in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease: results from a multicenter survey.
- Presentation of the 2008 Shwachman Award to M. Michael Thaler, MD.
- Risk factors for obesity and high blood pressure in Chinese American children: maternal acculturation and children's food choices.
- Incidence of stricturing and penetrating complications of Crohn's disease diagnosed in pediatric patients.
- Early exclusive breastfeeding and maternal attitudes towards infant feeding in a population of new mothers in San Francisco, California.
- Maternal knowledge of infant feeding guidelines and label reading behaviours in a population of new mothers in San Francisco, California.
- Efficacy of a child-centred and family-based program in promoting healthy weight and healthy behaviors in Chinese American children: a randomized controlled study.
- Impact of gluten-free camp on quality of life of children and adolescents with celiac disease.
- Let's Move--childhood obesity prevention from pregnancy and infancy onward.
- Postoperative outcome of colectomy for pediatric patients with ulcerative colitis.
- Role of small bowel follow-through in diagnosing inflammation of the terminal ileum in pediatric patients.
- The Active Balance Childhood program for improving coping and quality of life in Chinese American children.
- Efficacy and safety of mesalamine suppositories for treatment of ulcerative proctitis in children and adolescents.
- Maternal omega-3 fatty acid supplementation and risk for perinatal maternal depression.
- Malnutrition and the role of the soft drink industry in improving child health in sub-Saharan Africa.
- General and specialized parenteral amino acid formulations for nutrition support.
- Chronic maternal depression is associated with reduced weight gain in latino
- Maternal BMI and migration status as predictors of childhood obesity in Mexico.
- Infant formula, tea, and water supplementation of latino infants at 4-6 weeks postpartum.
- The efficacy of the web-based childhood obesity prevention program in Chinese American adolescents (Web ABC study).
- Gastric mucosal damage from ingestion of 3 button cell batteries.
- Transitioning the adolescent inflammatory bowel disease patient: guidelines for the adult and pediatric gastroenterologist.
- Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome in children and adolescents.
- Acculturation, dietary practices and risk for childhood obesity in an ethnically heterogeneous population of Latino school children in the San Francisco bay area.
- Cytokine profiles in peripheral blood of children and adults with Crohn disease.
- Use of food labels, awareness of nutritional programmes and participation in the special supplemental program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC): results from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (2005-2006).
- Hyperplastic gastric polyps associated with persistent Helicobacter pylori infection and active gastritis.
- Quality of life in patients postcolectomy for pediatric-onset ulcerative colitis.
- High-dose infliximab for treatment of pediatric ulcerative colitis: a survey of clinical practice.
- Adolescent nutritional awareness and use of food labels: results from the National Nutrition Health and Examination Survey.
- Commentaries on "Workshop report: developing a pediatric inflammatory bowel diseases network and data platform in Canada": international networking in pediatric gastroenterology research: advancing science and medicine with collaborative efforts.
- Bimodal distribution of risk for childhood obesity in urban Baja California, Mexico.
- Reducing childhood obesity by eliminating 100% fruit juice.
- The intestinal microbiome, probiotics and prebiotics in neurogastroenterology.
- No association between childcare and obesity at age 4 in low-income Latino children.
- Comparison of sequential and standard therapy for Helicobacter pylori eradication in children and investigation of clarithromycin resistance: retraction.
- The use of the RESPeRATE device to lower blood pressure in inner city obese adolescents and children: a pilot feasibility study.
- Medical students' conceptualizations of quality of life associated with children with IBD.
- Maternal sociodemographic characteristics and the use of the Iowa Infant Attitude Feeding Scale to describe breastfeeding initiation and duration in a population of urban, Latina mothers: a prospective cohort study.
- Dedicated bibliometrics: a more appropriate impact factor for specialty journals?
- Breastfeeding offers protection against obesity in children of recently immigrated Latina women.
- Benefits of attending a summer camp for children with inflammatory bowel disease.
- Celiac disease: past, present, and future challenges: dedicated to the memory of our friend and colleague, Prof David Branski (1944-2013).
- Celiac disease: past, present, and future challenges: dedicated to the memory of our friend and colleague, Prof David Branski (1944-2013).
- Trends in Campylobacter pylori in pediatric and adult antral biopsies. A 5-year retrospective analysis.
- No Association between Obesity and Behavior in Low-income, Preschool Latino Children.
- Mycobacterium bovis Enterocolitis in an Immunocompromised Host.
- Telomere length is associated with oppositional defiant behavior and maternal clinical depression in Latino preschool children.
- Altered glycine and taurine conjugation of bile acids following aluminum administration to rats.
- Addition of Histology to the Paris Classification of Pediatric Crohn Disease Alters Classification of Disease Location.
- Cord blood telomere length in Latino infants: relation with maternal education and infant sex.
- Direct Costs of Acute Recurrent and Chronic Pancreatitis in Children in the INSPPIRE Registry.
- Gastrointestinal duplications causing relapsing pancreatitis in children.
- A Risk Score for Childhood Obesity in an Urban Latino Cohort.
- Telomere length change plateaus at 4 years of age in Latino children: associations with baseline length and maternal change.
- Sex- and corticotropin-releasing factor receptor 2- dependent actions of urocortin 1 during inflammation.
- Early exclusive breastfeeding is associated with longer telomeres in Latino preschool children.
- Complications of Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography in Pediatric Patients; A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis.
- Early Antibiotic Exposure and Risk of Childhood Obesity in Latinos.
- Fruit Juice in Infants, Children, and Adolescents: Current Recommendations.
- Authors' Response.
- Subcutaneous Golimumab in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis: Pharmacokinetics and Clinical Benefit.
- Elevated fasting breath hydrogen and abnormal hydrogen breath tests in children with sickle cell disease: a preliminary report.
- Polyethylene glycol-electrolyte solution for intestinal clearance in children with refractory encopresis. A safe and effective therapeutic program.
- Aluminum-associated hepatobiliary dysfunction in rats: relationships to dosage and duration of exposure.
- Dumping in infancy diagnosed by radionuclide gastric emptying technique.
- Cryptosporidiosis and sinusitis in an immunodeficient adolescent.
- Long-term percutaneous biliary drainage in an infant with hemangioendothelioma.
- Separation of cryptosporidium oocysts from fecal debris by density gradient centrifugation and glass bead columns.
- Dysphagia lusorum in children.
- The bentiromide test: how good is it?
- Congenital dysautonomia with secretory diarrhea.
- The fat overload syndrome. Report of a case and literature review.
- Human cryptosporidiosis in immunocompetent and immunodeficient persons. Studies of an outbreak and experimental transmission.
- Esophageal muscular ring and the VACTERL association: a case report.
- Influence of age on energy requirements.
- Management of constipation and encopresis in infants and children.
- Rapidly progressive and fatal scleromyxedema in an adolescent with Crohn's disease.
- Control of food intake in older men.
- Comparison of two skin-level gastrostomy feeding tubes for infants and children.
- Energy expenditure, aging and body composition.
- Chronic recurrent esophageal strictures treated with balloon dilation in children with autosomal recessive epidermolysis bullosa dystrophica.
- Effects of age on energy expenditure and substrate oxidation during experimental underfeeding in healthy men.
- Outcome of acetaminophen overdose in pediatric patients and factors contributing to hepatotoxicity.
- Pediatric Wilson's disease: presentation and management.
- Relationship between circulating leptin and energy expenditure in adult men and women aged 18 years to 81 years.
- Summary of the workshop on methotrexate pharmacology.
- Aluminum in large and small volume parenterals used in total parenteral nutrition: response to the Food and Drug Administration notice of proposed rule by the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
- Elevated resting energy expenditure in adolescents with sickle cell anemia.
- Study of the Effect of SHP647 as Maintenance Treatment in Participants With Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis Who Achieved Clinical Response in Induction Studies
- A Safety Extension Study of SHP647 in Subjects With Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis or Crohn's Disease (AIDA)
- A Phase 3 Randomized, Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Parallel-group Efficacy and Safety Study of SHP647 as Induction Therapy in Subjects With Moderate to Severe Ulcerative Colitis (FIGARO UC 302)
- An Induction Study of Mirikizumab in Participants With Moderately to Severely Active Ulcerative Colitis (LUCENT 1)
- 2012San Francisco Super Doctors
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- Ucla Med Ctr, Gastroenterology; L A Co-Usc Med Ctr, Pediatrics
- Los Angeles County+USC Medical Center 1979
- University of Southern California Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 1979
- Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Gastroenterology and Nutrition 1981
- UCLA Medical Center Pediatric Gastroenterology
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