The goal of the Pediatric Special Interest Group is to promote liver-related issues that affect infants, children and adolescents. The Pediatric SIG supports AASLD missions through committee memberships, educational programming and networking with related academic societies.

Webinar Available in LiverLearning®

The Pediatric Liver Disorders SIG webinar "Acute on Chronic Liver Failure in Children" is available on LiverLearning®. This webinar is available to AASLD members, LiverLearning® subscribers and registrants of the webinar.

Communications Subcommittee

  • Chair: Saeed Mohammad, MD
  • Member: Essam M. Imseis, MD
  • Member: Batul Kaj, MD
  • Member: Christina Stylianou, CPNP-AC
  • Member: Katryn Furuya, MD

Education Subcommittee

  • Chair: Emily J. Rothbaum Perito, MD
  • Vice-Chair: Veena L. Venkat, MD
  • Member: Nanda Kerkar, MD, FAASLD
  • Member: Steven J. Lobritto, MD
  • Member: Christine K. Lee, MD
  • Member: Mercedes Martinez, MD
  • Member: Vania Kasper, MD
  • Member: Krupa Mysore, MD
  • Member: Batul Kaj, MD

Global Outreach Subcommittee

  • Chair: Nedim Dino Hadzic, MD, FAASLD
  • Member: George S. Yanni, MD, FAAP
  • Member: Pierre Russo, MDCM
  • Member: Patrick James McKiernan, BSc, MRCP, FRCPCH
  • Member: Chuan-Hao Lin, MD
  • Member: Akihiro Asai, MD, PhD
  • Member: Silvia M. Vilarinho, MD, PhD

Membership and Mentorship Subcommittee

  • Chair: John C. Bucuvalas, MD, FAASLD
  • Member: Pranavkumar Shivakumar, PhD
  • Member: Preeti Viswanathan, MD
  • Member: James E. Squires, MD, MS
  • Member: Kathleen B. Schwarz, MD, FAASLD
  • Member: Paul A. Dawson, PhD, FAASLD