Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation | Meet Our Team

Meet members of our CAIR team

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH

Tom Jaksic, MD, PhD

Danielle Stamm, RN, MSN, FNP-BC

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH

Tom Jaksic, MD, PhD

Danielle Stamm, RN, MSN, FNP-BC

Dr. Biren Modi, MD, MPH

Megan McGivney, RN, MSN, CPNP, RD, LDN

Alexandra Carey, MD

Dr. Biren Modi, MD, MPH

Megan McGivney, RN, MSN, CPNP, RD, LDN

Alexandra Carey, MD

Jessica McCaig, MSW, LICSW

Jessica McCaig, MSW, LICSW

Attendings

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH

Christopher P. Duggan, MD, MPH

Senior Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Director, Center for Nutrition; Medical Director, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Professor in the Departments of Nutrition and Global Health and Population, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health
Tom Jaksic

Tom Jaksic, MD, PhD

W. Hardy Hendren Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, Vice-Chairman of Pediatric General Surgery Boston Children’s Hospital and the Surgical Director of the Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation W. Hardy Hendren Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Alexandra Carey, MD

Alexandra Carey, MD

Director, Home Parenteral Nutrition Program; Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Farokh Demehri

Farokh Demehri, MD

Attending, Department of Surgery Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Lissette Jimenez, MD, MPH

Lissette Jimenez, MD, MPH

Co-Director Congenital Enteropathy Program; Attending Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Biren Modi

Biren P. Modi, MD, MPH

Surgical Director, Thyroid Center; Associate Surgical Director, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation (CAIR); Director, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome Program; Associate Program Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Mark Puder

Mark Puder, MD, PhD

Associate, Department of Surgery Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Nurses

Elizabeth Castle

Elizabeth Castle, NP

Nurse Practitioner, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation (CAIR)
 Megan McGivney, RN, MSN, CPNP, RD, LDN

Megan McGivney, RN, MSN, CPNP, RD, LDN

Nurse Practitioner, Department of Surgery
 Alexis Potemkin, RN

Alexis Hurley, RN

RN Case Manager, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation
Danielle Stamm

Danielle Stamm, RN, MSN, FNP-BC

Clinical Coordinator, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation (CAIR)

Psychologist

Shannon Hourigan, PhD, MS

Shannon Hourigan, PhD, MS

Attending Psychologist, Department of Psychiatry Instructor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Dietitians

Brittany DePaula

Brittany Depaula, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Megan Gray, RD, LDN

Megan Gray, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Home Parenteral Nutrition Program
Erin Reese, MPH, RDN, LDN

Erin Reese, MPH, RDN, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition

Pharmacists

Kathleen Gura, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FPPAG

Kathleen Gura, PharmD, BCNSP, FASHP, FPPAG

Pharmacy Clinical Research Program Manager, Pharmacy Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Margaret (Maggie) Murphy, PharmD

Margaret (Maggie) Murphy, PharmD, BCNSP

Pharmacist III, Home Parenteral Nutrition Program

Speech-Language Pathologists

Kelsey Sigg, MS, CCC-SLP

Kelsey Sigg, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist, Department of Otolaryngology and Communication Enhancement

Social Workers

Jessica McCaig, MSW, LICSW

Jessica McCaig, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Social Worker, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation
Ashley Roberge, MSW, LCSW

Ashley Roberge, MSW, LCSW

Clinical Social Worker, Center for Advanced Intestinal Rehabilitation

Administrative

Kim St. Phard

Kim St. Phard

Program Coordinator, Department of Surgery
Ashley Thomas

Ashley Thomas

Patient Experience Representative, Department of Surgery