18533-McFerron, Brian
Faculty

Brian A. McFerron, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

Address
705 Riley Hospital Drive
ROC 4210

Indianapolis, IN 46202

Bio

Dr. McFerron is the Director of the Fellowship Training Program for the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. He is actively involved in medical education and has served previously as Assistant Clerkship Director and Sub-Internship Director for the Department of Pediatrics prior to assuming the role of Fellowship Director. In addition to medical education, Dr. McFerron has clinical interest in pancreatic diseases. He is actively involved in clinical research involving acute, recurrent and chronic pancreatitis, collaborating with colleagues nationally within the INSPPIRE consortium. He lectures frequently on pediatric gastroenterology topics as well as medical education. He was recently awarded the Indiana University School of Medicine Trustees Teaching Award for his strong commitment to medical education.

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • Program Director Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship
  • Education
    2013 FEL Indiana University School of Medicine
    2010 RES Indiana University School of Medicine
    2007 MD University of Oklahoma
    2002 BS University of Tulsa
  • Research

    Dr. McFerron has research interests in pancreatic diseases and medical education

  • Professional Organizations
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American Gastroenterological Association
    North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
  • Board Certifications
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Clinical Interests

    Dr. McFerron's interests include pancreatic diseases and medical education.

  • Awards
    Org: Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
    Desc: Alpha Omega Alpha Inductee
    Scope: National
    Date: 2019-01-01
    Org: Indiana University School of Medicine
    Desc: Trustees Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Date: 2017-01-01

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