Karine Amirikian, MD  

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

phone: (314) 454-6173

Education

  • BA, Cum Laude, The University of Pennsylvania, College of Arts and Sciences2009
  • MD, Thomas Jefferson University, Sidney Kimmel Medical College2015

Training

  • Resident, Pediatrics, The University of Chicago, Comer Children's Hospital2015 - 2018
  • Fellow, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Montefiore Medical Center, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore2018 - 2021

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2018American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • 2021 - PresMissouri Medical License
  • 2021Board Eligible, American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology

Recent Publications view all (8)


  1. The Gluten Free Diet's Impact on Growth in Children with Celiac Disease in Two Different Countries. Nutrients. 2020;12(6). PMCID:PMC7352316  PMID:32466557 
  2. Effects of the Gluten-free Diet on Body Mass Indexes in Pediatric Celiac Patients. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2019;68(3):360-363. PMID:30801395 
  3. Celiac Disease Symptom Resolution: Effectiveness of the Gluten-free Diet. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018;66(1):48-52. PMID:28514243 
  4. Pediatric Liver Transplantation: An Update for the Pediatrician. Pediatr Ann. 2016;45(12):e439-e445. PMID:27975113 
  5. Genome-wide determination of a broad ESRP-regulated posttranscriptional network by high-throughput sequencing. Mol Cell Biol. 2012;32(8):1468-82. PMCID:PMC3318588  PMID:22354987 
  6. Antibodies associated with heparin-induced thrombocytopenia (HIT) inhibit activated protein C generation: new insights into the prothrombotic nature of HIT. Blood. 2011;118(10):2882-8. PMCID:PMC3172804  PMID:21772054 
  7. An ESRP-regulated splicing programme is abrogated during the epithelial-mesenchymal transition. EMBO J. 2010;29(19):3286-300. PMCID:PMC2957203  PMID:20711167 
  8. Core2 1-6-N-glucosaminyltransferase-I is crucial for the formation of atherosclerotic lesions in apolipoprotein E-deficient mice. Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol. 2009;29(2):180-7. PMCID:PMC2666734  PMID:19057022 
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