UA Department of Pediatrics, The University of Arizona Health Network, Welcome Three New Faculty Members

The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and The University of Arizona Health Network welcome new faculty members John D. Feerick, MD, to the Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition; and Ann Juodakis, MD and Janet Lau, MD, to the Division of Hospital Medicine.

The University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics and The University of Arizona Health Network welcome new faculty members John D. Feerick, MD, to the Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition; and Ann Juodakis, MD and  Janet Lau, MD, to the Division of Hospital Medicine.

John D. Feerick, MDJohn D. Feerick, MD, assistant professor; Division of Gastroenterology and Nutrition

Dr. Feerick received his medical degree from New York Medical College and completed his residency in pediatrics at Westchester Medical Center. He also completed a fellowship in pediatric gastroenterology from Westchester Medical Center.

As a pediatric gastroenterologist, Dr. Feerick will  care for children with GI disorders, such as Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, irritable bowel syndrome, to name a few. He will care for patients at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s and affiliated outpatient clinics.

Dr. Feerick is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric gastroenterology.

Ann Juodakis, MDAnn Juodakis, MD, clinical assistant professor, Division of Hospital Medicine

Dr. Juodakis earned her medical degree from the UA  College of Medicine. She completed her pediatrics residency program at  the University of California, Davis.

As a pediatric hospitalist, Dr. Juodakis will take care of hospitalized children at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s and Tucson Medical Center.

Dr. Juodakis is board certified in pediatrics.

Janet Lau, MDJanet Lau, MD, assistant professor; Division of Hospital Medicine

Dr. Lau received her medical degree from The Ohio State University, College of Medicine and Public Health. She completed her residency in pediatrics at Yale-New Haven Hospital.

As a pediatric hospitalist, Dr. Lau will take care of hospitalized children at The University of Arizona Medical Center – Diamond Children’s and Tucson Medical Center.

Dr. Lau’s clinical interests are in preventive medicine, family-centered care and resident education.

Prior to joining the UA, Dr. Lau was a pediatrician in private practice at Children’s Medical Associates, in New Haven, Conn., and also a clinical instructor at Yale School of Medicine.

Dr. Lau is board certified in pediatrics.