Stead Family Department of Pediatrics

Riad Rahhal, MD, MS


Clinical Associate Professor, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics Fellowship Director
Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship Director
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics  - Gastroenterology

Contact Information

Primary Office: 2868 JPP
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-356-2950



BS, Chemistry, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
MD, Medicine, American University of Beirut School of Medicine, Beirut, Lebanon
MS, Epidemiology, University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, Iowa

Internship, Pediatrics, American University Hospital, Beirut, Lebanon
Residency, Pediatrics, University of Iowa Children's Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa
Advanced Endoscopy Series, Oak Brook, Illinois
Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Iowa Children's Hospital, Iowa City, Iowa
Mentor Workshop, University of Iowa, Iowa City

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics

Research Summary

My research includes clinical and collaborative transitional research within and outside our division. My work currently focuses on enteral feeding devices (gastrostomy and gastrojejunal tubes), inflammatory bowel disease and intestinal failure (including short bowel syndrome).

Date Last Modified: 08/04/2015 - 09:28:35