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    • Gastroenterology
    • Internal Medicine

    Kenneth is a PGY-2 in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital. Passionate about all things GI, Kenneth runs The GutDigest, a blog helping readers learn about the digestive system in simple writing that is both evidence-based and research-oriented.

  • Emilie Mitten is a second-year resident in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston, Massachusetts. She is interested in gastroenterology, nutrition, metabolism, and obesity medicine.

    Emilie graduated from Wellesley College in 2010. Over the next two years, she pursued clinical research on obesity and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC). She then started at Harvard Medical School in 2012 and graduated in 2016. In medical school, her research focused on the investigation of metabolic dysfunction in patients with HIV infection at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH).

    Emilie then started residency in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in 2016. Her research interests in residency have included small intestinal bowel overgrowth (SIBO) and inflamatory bowel disease (IBD) as well as quality improvement related to diagnostic colonoscopy. She is applying for fellowship in Gastroenterology and hopes pursue a career in academic medicine.