David Dunkin, MD
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Gastroenterology
Specialties:Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology
David Dunkin, MD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology. Dr. Dunkin obtained his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and received his MD from the Sackler School of Medicine. He completed his Pediatric residency at Yale Children’s Hospital followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. In addition to his clinical practice, his current research explores the development of food allergies and the use of Chinese herbal medicines for the treatment of IBD. His research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Dr. Dunkin’s clinical practice includes all areas of pediatric gastroenterology with a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease.
- Milk Allergy
- Rectal Bleeding
- Ulcerative Colitis
MD, Sackler School of Medicine
Residency, Pediatrics, Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Mount Sinai Hospital
- Clinical Study of Chinese Herbal Medicine for Inflammatory Bowel Disease
The purpose of this study is to see if inflammatory cytokines (markers or chemicals in the blood/tissue that are associated with active inflammatory bowel disease) will be effected by the addition of Chinese herbal medicines that are added to cultures of blood cells or tissue ...
Gordon J, Ramaswami A, Beuttler M, Jossen J, Pittman N, Lai J, Dunkin D, Benkov K, Dubinsky M. EBV Status and Thiopurine Use in Pediatric IBD. Journal of pediatric gastroenterology and nutrition 2015 Dec;.
Liu C, Yang N, Song Y, Wang L, Zi J, Zhang S, Dunkin D, Busse P, Weir D, Tversky J, Miller RL, Goldfarb J, Zhan J, Li XM. Ganoderic acid C1 isolated from the anti-asthma formula, ASHMI™ suppresses TNF-α production by mouse macrophages and peripheral blood mononuclear cells from asthma patients. International immunopharmacology 2015 May;.
Liu C, Dunkin D, Lai J, Song Y, Ceballos C, Benkov K, Li XM. Anti-inflammatory Effects of Ganoderma lucidum Triterpenoid in Human Crohn's Disease Associated with Downregulation of NF-κB Signaling. Inflammatory bowel diseases 2015 May;.