Title: Associate Clinical Professor, Chair of Pediatric Gastroenterology
Company: The University of Mississippi Medical Center
Location: Jackson, MS
Jackson, MS, February 25, 2016, Neelesh Tipnis, Associate Clinical Professor and Chair of Pediatric Gastroenterology at The University of Mississippi Medical Center, has been recognized by Elite American Educators, for dedication, achievement and leadership in health care education.
With more than 15 years of practiced of expertise in health care, Dr. Tipnis augments his experience to his latest position as the associate clinical professor and chair of pediatric gastroenterology. In addition to teaching medical students, interns and residents, he oversees administration, cares for patients and develops a comprehensive health care education plan for the university. He provides care for patients with such conditions as swallowing disorders, feeding intolerance, cyclic vomiting and functional abdominal pain.
Dr. Tipnis earned a Bachelor of Science in natural sciences and bacteriology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and an MD from the Medical College of Wisconsin. While always wanting to be a pediatrician, it was during college that he decided to go into gastroenterology. Before coming to the University of Mississippi Medical Center, Dr. Tipnis was an assistant professor at the Medical College of Wisconsin for seven years. He also was the director of the GI motility and functional bowel disorders program at UC San Diego’s Rady Children’s Hospital. In the coming years, Dr. Tipnis intends on developing a robust pediatric program.
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