Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Clinician Educator


Vania Kasper, MD an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Clinical Educator at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Hasbro Children’s Hospital.  She has completed fellowships in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Brown University and in Pediatric Transplant Hepatology at Columbia University.

Prior to her fellowship training, she completed a Residency and Chief Residency in Pediatrics at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY.  Dr. Kasper is the medical director of the Children’s Center for Liver Disease at Hasbro Children’s Hospital. She enjoys working in Obesity management and is the pediatric medical advisor for the adolescent bariatric surgery program. She is actively involved in resident and fellow education and curriculum development.  Dr. Kasper’s research interests include non-alcoholic fatty liver disease, Fontan-associated liver disease, obesity, gastrointestinal manifestations of cystic fibrosis and liver disease in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

Dr. Kasper is board certified in Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Pediatric Transplant Hepatology.

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