, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
3020 Children's Way
San Diego, CA 92123
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego
Brown University School of Medicine
UC San Diego
UC San Diego
UC San Diego
Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatrics
Dr. Elizabeth (Liz) Yu is a pediatric gastroenterologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an assistant clinical professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine.
She graduated with honors from Brown University, where she also earned her medical degree at the Warren Alpert Medical School. She then moved to the West Coast and completed her internship and residency in general pediatrics, followed by a fellowship in gastroenterology, hepatology and nutrition at UC San Diego.
During her fellowship, Dr. Yu was a Pediatric Scientist Development Program-sponsored research fellow and was involved in basic science research at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies. She continues to pursue clinical research. Her main clinical and research interests include pediatric obesity and molecular mechanisms in fatty liver. She is also involved in the IBD center at Rady Children's.
Hepatic steatosis is negatively associated with bone mineral density in children.
Chun LF, Yu EL, Sawh MC, Bross C, Nichols J, Polgreen L, Knott C, Schlein A, Sirlin CB, Middleton MS, Kado DM, Schwimmer JB
Dairy Fat Intake, Plasma C15: 0 and Plasma Iso-C17: 0 are Inversely Associated with Liver Fat in Children.
Sawh MC, Wallace M, Shapiro E, Goyal NP, Newton KP, Yu EL, Bross C, Durelle J, Knott C, Gangoiti JA, Barshop BA, Gengatharan JM, Meurs N, Schlein A, Middleton MS, Sirlin CB, Metallo CM, Schwimmer JB
Clinical Practice Approach to Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease by Pediatric Gastroenterologists in the United States.
Shapiro WL, Yu EL, Arin JC, Murray KF, Ali S, Desai NK, Xanthakos SA, Lin HC, Alkhouri N, Abdou R, Abrams SH, Butler MW, Faasse SA, Gillis LA, Hadley TA, Jain AK, Kavan M, Kordy K, Lee P, Panganiban J, Pohl JF, Potter C, Rudolph B, Sundaram SS, Joshi S, Proudfoot JA, Goyal NP, Harlow KE, Newton KP, Schwimmer JB
Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease in Children with Obesity.
Yu EL, Golshan S, Harlow KE, Angeles JE, Durelle J, Goyal NP, Newton KP, Sawh MC, Hooker J, Sy EZ, Middleton MS, Sirlin CB, Schwimmer JB
Liver toxicity of anabolic androgenic steroid use in an adolescent with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease.
Awai HI, Yu EL, Ellis LS, Schwimmer JB
Acute hepatotoxicity after ingestion of Morinda citrifolia (Noni Berry) juice in a 14-year-old boy.
Yu EL, Sivagnanam M, Ellis L, Huang JS
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