Thanks to Steve Lichtman

We are grateful for Dr. Lichtman's many years of service as GI Division Chief.


Thank you to Dr. Steve Lichtman for his time as Division Chief of Gastroenterology.  He served as Division Chief for fifteen years, from 1999-2014.

Dr. Lichtman began his career at UNC in 1985 after completing training in his hometown of Toronto and serving as registrar at Royal Alexandra Children’s Hospital in Sydney, Australia.

He was active in research early in his career, later focusing more heavily on his clinical efforts as he took on the position of chief for the growing division.  Dr. Lichtman currently serves as a reviewer for various journals including Gastroenterology, Hepatology and the Journal of Pediatrics,  he is active on various committees at the state, national and university level including the Clinical Research Committee for the American Association of Study of Liver Disease, the Hepatology Committee for the North American Society of Pediatric GI and Nutrition, and the Department of Medicine’s IRB.

Thank you, Dr. Lichtman, for your service to GI and to the Department.