Committee Member Spotlight!

Name: Vivian Abenaa Asamoah, MD

Specialty:  Gastroenterology with a focus on Integrative Health & Nutrition

City: Katy Texas

Title or TSGE Leadership Positions or Committees: Member of Micropractice/Clinical Practice Committee and Women’s Committee

Social Media Handle (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter): drvivianasamoah (same for all)
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Who or what inspired your career in Gastroenterology? An amazing mentor, Dr Shanthi Sitaraman who welcomed me into her life, practice and research lab after a single meeting. She was passionate about gastroenterology, and IBD research. She truly convinced me it was the best specialty ever!

What do you like the most about being a doctor, or your specialty? The field is constantly evolving. Without change there can be no growth or transformation.

What is the best professional advice you have received? Surround yourself with great mentors

Why are you a TSGE member? TSGE is very active in terms of it’s involvement in policy change, and bringing awareness to our professional community at large. This important to me.

Do you have a personal motto or favorite quote? Not at this time..

What is your favorite pastime? Travel, hiking, reading recipes (not cooking them), discovering new books and podcasts



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February Event 2022
Identifying Imposter Syndromes: How to address them and why they prevent women from moving forward in their careers
Presenter: Aline Charabaty, MD

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