KEYNOTE

Carlo Di Lorenzo, M.D.
Columbus, Ohio, US

Professor, Department of Pediatrics
The Ohio State University
Columbus, Ohio

Chief, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Nationwide Children’s Hospital
Columbus, OH

Dr. Di Lorenzo is Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at The Ohio State University and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH. He has published more than 300 peer-review and invited manuscripts in the field of functional and motility disorders in pediatrics and has co-authored the only two books on pediatric gastrointestinal motility. He was awarded the Master Award in Gastroenterology by the American Gastroenterology Association. He has chaired the Rome III Child-Adolescent committee and the Rome IV Child-Adolescent committee. He has been the President of NASPGHAN from 2014-6.

A Personal Statement
For the past 30 years the focus of my academic activities has been the diagnosis and treatment of functional and motility disorders in children of any age. I have pioneered the use of manometry and barostat testing to evaluate motor and sensory function in the upper and lower GI tract. I have held leadership positions within NASPGHAN, ANMS, AGA, Brain-Gut Club, and ABP. I have chaired both the Rome III and Rome IV Child-Adolescent committees and I have had more than 250 peer-review and invited manuscripts in the field of functional and motility disorders in pediatrics. I was awarded the Master Award in Gastroenterology by the American Gastroenterology Association.
I have been the President of NASPGHAN from 2014-6.