Topics of expertise:
Nutrition, Pediatrics, Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease due to Obesity
Dr. Sara Karjoo is a Pediatric Gastroenterologist with Pediatric Gastroenterology of Florida LLC. She is an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Florida State University School of Medicine, and University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine. Dr. Karjoo is a graduate of Upstate Medical University at Syracuse NY. She completed her Pediatric Residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, and later her Gastroenterology Fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She is currently board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Obesity Medicine.
Dr. Karjoo is part of the OMA’s Pediatric Committee, Speaker’s Bureau Committee, and Algorithm Committee. She is also part of the North American Pediatric Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition Nutrition Committee and the panel of Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease speakers. She has done several talks on the topic of Obesity, Nutrition, & Pediatric and Adult NAFLD secondary to obesity. Her goals are to educate and raise awareness regarding the issues surrounding obesity and children.