Riad Rahhal, MD, MS

Department of Pediatrics Fellowship Director
Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship Director
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics - Gastroenterology

Contact Information

Primary Office
1120-A BT
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


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
Resident, Pediatrics, University of Iowa Children's Hospital
Fellow, Pediatric Gastroenterology, University of Iowa Children's Hospital

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).