Biography

Lillienne Chan, MD, graduated cum laude from Baylor University in Waco, TX with a B.A. in Anthropology. She completed her medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston before completing her residency in pediatrics at UT Southwestern, where she subsequently completed her fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology.

Dr. Chan has clinical expertise in inflammatory bowel disease, as well as general GI disorders. Her research interests are in genetics, diagnosis and treatment of inflammatroy bowen disease and transitioning adolescents to adult care.

Education

Medical School University of Texas Medical Branch (2006)
Internship UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2007), Pediatrics
Residency UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2009), Pediatrics
Fellowship UT Southwestern / Children's Medical Center (2012), Pediatric Gastroenterology

Research Interest

  • Genetics, diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease
  • Transitioning adolescents to adult care

Honors & Awards

  • Fellow Travel Award
    CCFA Clinical and Research Conference (2011)
  • Fellow of the Year
    Children's Medical Center (2010)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) (2009)
  • North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) (2009)