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Faculty

Dr. Harvin

Glenn Harvin, MD

Division Chief
Assistant Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments – Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical Interests: Inflammatory Bowel Disease-Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn’s Disease; Reflux Disease; chronic diarrhea, colon cancer screening
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine; Gastroenterology
Fellowships: Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Residency: Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
Medical School: The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University

Sabeen Abid

Sabeen Abid, MD

Teaching Assistant Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments - Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical interests: Gastrointestinal disorders in women, liver disease and transplantation, acute and chronic hepatitis, Barrett's esophagus and colon cancer screening..
Research interests: Gender barriers in gastrointestinal care for women and minority population.
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine; Gastroenterology
Fellowships: Gastroenterology, East Carolina University, Vidant Medical Center, Greenville NC. and Transplant Hepatology, Drexel University , Philadelphia, PA
Residency: Internal Medicine, Drexel University Philadelphia, PA
Medical School: Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore, Pakistan

Dr. Ali

Eslam Ali, MD

Teaching Assistant Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments - Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical interests: Liver diseases, peptic ulcer disease and colon cancer prevention
Research interests: Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube insertion and management
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine; Gastroenterology
Fellowship: Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
Residency: Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC
Medical School: Al Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt

Hamza Khalid, MD

Affiliated Assistant Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments - Vidant Medical Group)
252-744-2899 (fax)

Clinical Interests: Esophageal motility disorders, acute and chronic hepatitis, hepatitis B and C, liver cirrhosis, endoscopy, functional bowel disorders, colon cancer screening.
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine; Gastroenterology
Fellowship: Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO (Hepatology and Gastroenterology)
Residency: University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Medical School: Aga Khan University, Pakistan

Dr. Leland

William J. Leland, MD

Teaching Clinical Assistant Professor
Program Director Internal Medicine Residency
ECU/Vidant Gastroenterology

252-816-0800 (appointments – Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical Interests: In patient Gastroenterology, Liver Disease, Functional Bowel Disease
Board Certifications: Gastroenterology
Fellowships: Vanderbilt University, TN
Residency: University of Texas, San Antonio
Medical School: University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Dr. Matarese

Laura Matarese, PhD, RDN, LDN, CNSC, FADA, FASPEN, FAND

Professor

252-744-3169 (appointments - located at ECU Rheumatology)
252-744-8426 (fax)

Clinical Interests: Irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease, short bowel syndrome, obesity, fatty liver disease, HIV, parenteral nutrition
Research Interests: Nutrition and Functional Outcomes, Obesity, HIV Infection, Professional Certification, Intestinal Failure, Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition
Board Certifications: Nutrition Support
Education: BA, Ohio Dominican University; MS, Case Western Reserve University; PhD, Rutgers University
Dietetic Internship: Veterans Administration Medical Center, Cleveland, OH

Mudireddy,Prashant

Prashant Mudireddy, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments-Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical Interests: Therapeutic endoscopy including ERCP, Diagnostic and therapeutic EUS, Barrett’s, Enteral stent placement, Polyp EMR, Zenker’s diverticulectomy
Research Interests: Novel endoscopic therapeutic procedures
Fellowship: Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, PA (Advanced Endoscopy); Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY (General GI fellowship)
Residency: St. Barnabas Hospital, Bronx, NY
Medical School: Osmania Medical College, Hyderabad, India



Kara Regan

Kara Regan, MD

Teaching Assistant Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments – Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical Interests: Endoscopic Ultrasound, Barrett’s Endotherapy, Balloon Enteroscopy, Endoscopic Mucosal Resurrection
Board Certifications: Gastroenterology
Fellowship: Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO (Gastroenterology, endoscopic ultrasound and interventional endoscopy)
Residency: University Of Virginia School of Medicine
Medical School: Brody School of Medicine

Hans Tillmann

Hans Tillmann, MD

Clinical Associate Professor

252-816-0800 (appointments – Vidant Medical Group)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Clinical Interests: Virus Hepatitis, Drug induced Liver Injury, Liver transplantation & Liver health in organ and transplantation, Endoscopy
Research interests: Drug induced Liver Injury, viral hepatitis, liver health outcomes
Board Certifications: Internal Medicine (Germany); Gastroenterology (Germany)
Fellowship: Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany
Residency: Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Germany
Medical School: Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany


Physician Assistant

Ericka Flipping

Ericka Flipping, PA-C

252-816-0800 (appointments)
252-816-0801 (fax)

Graduate School: MS, Physician Assistant Studies, Wake Forest University, 2010



To view a list of our current fellows, visit our Gastroenterology Fellowship section.


Staff

Godfrey, Tierney
Tierney Godfrey

Fellowship Coordinator
Administrative Support

252-744-5681
godfreyti14@ecu.edu