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Juliana F. Vaughan, M.D.

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  • Associate Professor, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics


  • Gastroenterology, Nutrition, and Hepatology


  • Gastroenterology/Nutrition

Contact Information

  • Email:
    Phone: 501-364-1004
    Fax: 501-364-6291
    Address: Arkansas Children's Hospital
    1 Children's Way
    Little Rock, AR 72202


  • B.S., Lebanese University, Faculty of Sciences, 1994
  • M.D., Lebanese University, Faculty of Medical Sciences, 2000
  • Certification, UAMS Graduate School, 2010


  • Fellow, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Emory Unversity, School Of Medicine, 2004-2007
  • Intern and Resident, Pediatrics, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, 2001-2004
  • Pediatric Intern, Pediatrics, American University of Beirut, Medical Center, 2000-2001
  • Postgraduate Education:Certificate in Clinical and Translantional Sciences, Pediatrics, UAMS Graduate School, 2009-2010

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • American Board of Medical Specialties, Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Clinical & Research Interests

  • Clinical Research, Outcomes Research, Nutrition; Short bowel syndrome and intestinal failure

Recent Publications

  • Journal Article, Vaughan, JF. Staple line ulcers: a cause of chronic GI bleeding following STEP procedure. J Ped Surgery 2013 June; 48(6):1-3.
  • Journal Article, Gibbons T., Patil S., Frem, JC., Smith C., Wakwe J., Swearingen C. Non-IgE-Mediated Cow Milk Allergy Is Linked to Early Childhood Clusters of Commonly Seen Illnesses: A Pilot Study. 2012 April; 51(4):337-44.
  • Journal Article, Hickey CA., Frem, JC., Tarr PI. Early Volume Expansion During Diarrhea and Relative Nephroprotection During Subsequent Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 2011 July;
  • Journal Article, Frem, JC., Sarson, Y., Sternberg, T., Cole, CR. Copper supplementation in parenteral nutrition of cholestatic infants. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr 2010 April;
  • Journal Article, Cole, CR., Frem, JC., Schmotzer, B., Gewirtz, AT., Meddings, JB., Gold, BD. The Rate of Bloodstream Infection Is High in Infants with Short Bowel Syndrome: Relationship with Small Bowel Bacterial Overgrowth, Enteral Feeding and Inflammatory and Immune Responses. J Pediatr 2010 February;
  • Journal Article, Frem, JC., Gold, Benjamin., Shehata, Bahig., Cole, Conrad. Reflux Masquerader: Acute H. pylori Infection in Infants. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology & Nutrition 2008 46:589-592.

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