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January 2021 - Volume 72 - Issue 1

  • Europe: Dominique C. Belli, M.D.
    NA: Sandeep K. Gupta, MD
  • 0277-2116
  • 1536-4801
  • 12 issues
  • 53/88 in Gastroenterology & Hepatology; 45/89 in Nutrition & Dietetics; 17/128 in Pediatrics
  • 2.937

Published November 2020

JPGN is looking for volunteers to peer review articles. Peer reviewers are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit (tm). To be considered as a reviewer, please send an email to [email protected] with the following information: full name, email address, institution and CV. You will then receive an email invitation to log into JPGN's Editorial Manager site and update your profile.

Potential reviewers include fellows in Pediatric GI, Hepatology & Nutrition, practicing pediatric gastroenterologists, and post docs and scientists/investigators in related fields.

Current Issue Highlights


Factors Associated With Nonadherence in an Emergency Department-based Multicenter Randomized Clinical Trial of a Probiotic in Children With Acute Gastroenteritis

Schnadower, David; Roskind, Cindy G.; VanBuren, John M.; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 72(1):24-28, January 2021.


Gastroenterology: Inflammatory Bowel Disease



Lifestyle Modification Improves Insulin Resistance and Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in a Metabolically Healthy Obese Prepubescent Population

Gallardo-Escribano, Cristina; Vargas-Candela, Antonio; Vilches-Perez, Alberto; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 72(1):127-134, January 2021.



Endoscopic Pancreatic Function Testing (ePFT) in Children: A Position Paper From the NASPGHAN Pancreas Committee

Patel, Nishant; Sellers, Zachary M.; Grover, Amit; More

Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 72(1):144-150, January 2021.

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