PHYSICIAN BIO

EDUCATION:

1999-2002
Gastroenterology Fellowship
University of Florida
Gainesville, FL
  1996-1999
Residency
University of Kentucky,
Lexington, KY   
  1992-1996
Medical School
East Tennessee State University
  1987-1991
Undergraduate
Howard University
Washington D.C

HONORS/AWARDS:

  • Chief Fellow, University of Florida
  • Therapeutic ERCP Fellow 2001-2002
  • Diagnostic EUS Fellow 2000-2001
  • Honors Earned In Immunology 1993
  • Honors Earned In Histopathology 1993
  • Honors Earned In Psychiatry 1995
  • Graduated Cum Laude, B.S Clinical Laboratory Sciences1991
  • Betta Kappa Chi Science Society1990
  • National Allied Health Honor Society1990

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Gastroenterology Board Certification 2002
  • American Board of Internal Medicine 2000
  • Enteryx Pig Model Training 2004
  • Capsule Endoscopy Training 2003
  • Board Eligible Medical Technologist
  • Florida Medical Licensure 2002
  • Kentucky Medical Licensure1998
  • Maryland Medical Licensure 2003
  • Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Clinical Investigators Training Course 2005
  • Texas Medical Licensure 2005

PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS:

  • American Gastroenterology Association
  • American College of Gastroenterology
  • American Medical Association
  • American Society of Internal Medicine.
  • Phi Rho Sigma Medical Society
  • American Society of Clinical Pathology
  • Crohn's And Colitis Foundation

EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE:

  • January 2006 - Present
    Gastroenterologist - Sadler Clinic - Conroe & The Woodlands, TX

  • April 2003-December 2005
    Woodholme Gastroenterology - Baltimore, Maryland

  • Aug 2002-March 2003
    Digestive Disease Consultants - Altamonte Springs, Florida

  • 1991-1992
    Hospital Medical Technologist, D.C General Microbiology Labs

  • 1991-1992
    Georgetown University Hospital, Neonatology Labs

  • 1988-1991
    Phlebotomist, Howard University Hospital, Washington, D.C

CLINICAL INTERESTS:

  • Hepatobiliary Tract Diseases and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases
  • Teaching Gastroenterology

PUBLICATIONS/PRESENTATIONS:

  • Primary Intestinal Lymphoma Presenting As Chronic Diarrhea And Weight Loss Awasum, Cibul and Gates.
  • French Presentation on the Life of Louis Pasteur, 1996
  • Presentation at the American College of Physicians Conference on a Case of Endobronchial Sarcoid Presenting as Emphysema, 1996
  • Botulinum Toxin Injection By Eus of The Pyloric Sphincter For Treatment Of Severe Gastroparesis.2001, Awasum, Bhutani, Mishra,Verne.
  • A Case Report of Solid Pseudopapillary Pancreatic Carcinoma Diagnosed By Eus-Fna.2001 Awasum, Hochwald, Liu,& Mishra
  • Residents Grand Rounds Presentation on HIV Cholangiopathy, Harborview Hospital Baltimore, 2004.
  • Residents Grand Rounds Presentation on Crohn's Management, Harborview Hospital Baltimore, 2005.

LANGUAGES:

Fluent English, French, Pidgin English.

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Serge-Alan Awasum, MD
Board Certified Gastroenterology & Hepatology