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Diana                          Moya

Diana A. Moya MD

Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Pediatric Gastroenterology; Pediatrics

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, University at Buffalo (2013)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University of South Alabama (2010)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University of South Alabama (2008)
  • MD, Family Medicine, Universidad de la Sabana (2003)
Employment:
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2015-present)
  • Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2015-present)
  • Pediatric Gastroenterologist, GI for Kids, PLLC, East Tennessee Children's Hospital (2013–2014)
  • Medical Assistant, Cherokee Health System (2007)
  • In-House Physician, San Juan Dios Concordia, Colombia (2004–2005)
  • Social Service Rural Physician, San Juan Dios Concordia, Colombia (2003–2004)
Awards and Honors:
  • University of South Alabama Department of Pediatrics: Core Curriculum Hall of Fame (2010)
  • University of South Alabama Department of Pediatrics: Robert O. Harris, III Award (2009)
  • University of South Alabama Department of Pediatrics: Core Curriculum Hall of Fame (2009)

Research Expertise:
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Non-alcoholic steatohepatits
  • Obesity

Journal Articles:
Abstracts:
  • Abdou RM, Baker RD, Moya DA, Baker SS. Portal Inflammation and Fibrosis are More Advanced in Younger Children with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease. Hepatology. 2016; 64(S1).

Professional Memberships:
  • Colombian Society of Anesthesia and Reanimation (2004–2007)
  • Medical Society of New York
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
  • Medical Society of Mobile County
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
Presentations:
  • "Portal Inflammation and Fibrosis are More Advanced in Younger Children with Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease" Liver Meeting, American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (2016)
  • "Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency Preceding the Onset of Inflammatory Bowel Disease" Annual Meeting, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2015)
  • "An Extremely Rare Type of Gastric Adenocarcinoma in a Teenage Male" Annual Meeting, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2014)
  • "Non-Transferrin Bound Iron Transporter ZIP 14 in the Liver of Pediatric Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis Patients" Digestive Disease Week, American Gastroenterology Association (2014)
  • "Novel Pathway for Iron Deficiency in Pediatric Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis" Experimental Biology 2014 (2014)
  • "Eosinophilic Disorders: Eosinophilic Esophagitis" Pediatric Grand Rounds, East Tennessee Children's Hospital (2014)
  • "D-Amino Acid Oxidase Gene Expression in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis" Scholarly Exchange Day, University at Buffalo (2013)
  • "Does Oxidative Stress in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis Affect Hepatic Iron Metabolism?" Scholarly Exchange Day, University at Buffalo (2013)
  • "Clinical Pearls from the Ward and Clinic: A Panel Discussion" 12th Annual Pediatric Gastroenterology Teaching and Tomorrow Program, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2012)
  • "Correlation of Iron Related Genes and Oxidative Stress in Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis" Annual Meeting, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2012)
  • "Day in the Life of a Fellow Involved in Research, Clinical Translational Research" 12th Annual Pediatric Gastroenterology Teaching and Tomorrow Program, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2012)
  • "Iron-Related Genes and Oxidative Stress in Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis" Scholarly Exchange Day, University at Buffalo (2012)
  • "Heliobacter Pylori Infection in Household Contacts of Heliobacter Pylori-Infected Children" Annual Meeting, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (2010)
  • "Grisel's Syndrome: Sub-luxation of the Cervical Spine Associated with Streptococcal Pharyngitis" Annual Meeting, Southern Society for Pediatric Research (2010)
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Service Activities:
  • Paradigm Medical Communication, LLC: Addressing the Challenges of Chronic Idiopathic Constipation Course; Participant (2014)
  • St. Mark Coptic Orthodox Church (Kisumu and Nairobi, Kenya); Medical and charity missionary trip; Volunteer (2014)
  • Coptic Medical Association of North America (Santa Cruz, Bolivia); Medical and charity missionary trip; Volunteer (2014)
  • GI for Kids, PLLC: Liver Care for Kids; Coordinator (2013–2014)
  • Coptic Medical Association of North America (Santa Cruz, Bolivia); Volunteer (2013)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: 16th Annual Scholarly Exchange Day; Participant (2013)
  • Digestive and Liver Disease Journal: Review Committee; Committee Member (2012)
  • Japanese Clinical Medicine: Review Committee; Committee Member (2012)
  • North American Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: 2012 Postgraduate Course (Salt Lake City, UT); Participant (2012)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center: On-Call Schedule for Pediatric GI Fellows; Coordinator (2012–2013)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: 15th Annual Scholarly Exchange Day; Participant (2012)
  • Helicobacter Journal; Committee Member (2012)
  • North American Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: Ross (2nd Year Fellows Symposium); Participant (2012)
  • Journal of Pediatrics; Reviewer (2012)
  • Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Reviewer (2012)
  • Journal of Pediatrics; Reviewer (2011)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Emergency Room: Inflammatory Bowel Disease Exacerbation - Evidence-Based Medicine Protocol; Coordinator (2011)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center Laboratory: Junior Fellows and Medical Students; Student Mentor (2011–2013)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center: Orientation Package of Clinical Care (1st Year Fellows); Coordinator (2011)
  • North American Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: Inflammatory Bowel Disease Committee; Committee Member (2011–2013)
  • Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Academic Workshop (Las Vegas, NV); Participant (2011)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center: Inflammatory Bowel Disease CME Committee; Committee Member (2011–2012)
  • North American Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: Nestle (1st Year Fellows Symposium); Participant (2011)
  • North American Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition: 2010 Postgraduate Course (New Orleans, LA); Participant (2010)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Digestive Diseases and Nutrition Center: GI Conferences for Medical Students, Residents and Nurses; Coordinator (2010–2013)
  • Coptic Orthodox Church of St. Mary and St. Moses (Buffalo, NY); Volunteer (2010–present)
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine: Resident Selection Committee; Committee Member (2009–2010)
  • University of South Alabama College of Medicine: Student Teaching Committee; Committee Member (2008–2010)
  • Cherokee Health System (Knoxville, TN); Volunteer (2006–2007)
  • The Mountain Hope Good Shepherd Clinic (Knoxville, TN); Volunteer (2006–2007)
  • Amigos International of East Tennessee (Knoxville, TN); Volunteer (2005–2007)
  • National Kidney Foundation of East Tennessee (Knoxville, TN); Volunteer (2005–2007)
  • Lions Club International (Columbia); Volunteer (1990–1995)

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Contact Information

Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo
Division of Gastroenterology
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-7793
Fax: (716) 888-3842
Email: dmoya@buffalo.edu

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