Speakers

Najma Ahmed, MD
Pediatric Gastroenterologist, The Montreal Children’s Hospital, MUHC





Dr. Ahmed is a pediatric gastroenterologist at The Montreal Children's Hospital, McGill University Health Centre. She completed her Pediatrics residency and fellowship in Gastroenterology at the Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto. Prior to joining the Department of Pediatrics at the MUHC, she was on faculty at the University of Toronto and subsequently at the IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University. She has a clinical and research interest in pediatric liver disease.

Sarah Campillo, MD
Pediatric Rheumatologist, The Montreal Children’s Hospital, MUHC
Gaëlle Chédeville, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatric Rheumatologist, The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHCC





Dr. Gaëlle Chédeville is an associate professor at McGill University, and pediatric rheumatologist at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University Health Center since 2003. She has an interest in all pediatric rheumatic diseases, especially Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus, and Systemic Vasculitis.

Ana Sant'Anna, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, McGill University; Department of Gastroenterology and Nutrition, The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC





Dr. Sant'Anna is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at McGill University, and works at the Montreal Children's Hospital, Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition. She also works in multi-disciplinary clinics including Complex Care Services (home parenteral nutrition and complex nutrition patients), Feeding Disorders Clinics, Voiding and Encopresis Clinic, Functional Constipation Disorders Clinic and Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Clinic, as well as being a consultant for the BroncoPulmonary Dysplasia Clinic. Her main research interests are Nutrition, including projects on Hospitalized Patients, Short Bowel Syndrome, Nasogastric and Gastrostomy tubes, Thickeners for infants, Lipid emulsions, and Quality Assurance projects, including Parents Presence in Induction at the Montreal Children’s Hospital.

Rosie Scuccimarri, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatric Rheumatologist, The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC





Dr. Rosie Scuccimarri is a Pediatric Rheumatologist at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics of McGill University. She was the Pediatric Rheumatology Residency program director from 2011-2018. Her research interests include Pediatric Rheumatology Global Health, Kawasaki Disease and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. She is actively involved in several committees of the Canadian Rheumatology Association; and previously served as board member, and chair of the Pediatric Committee.

Terry Sigman, MD
Director, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, The Montreal Children’s Hospital, MUHC





Terry Sigman completed her Pediatric residency and Pediatric Gastroenterology fellowship at McGill University. She is presently the Director of the Division of Gastroenterology at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, where she cares for patients with intestinal and liver disease both in the inpatient and outpatient setting. Her particular clinical interests are in children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Celiac Disease. She is also the Director of Continuing Professional Development for the Department of Pediatrics.