Tamar Ringel-Kulka, MD

Research Assistant Professor
Maternal and Child Health

Curriculum Vitae
REACH NC (Collexis) Research Profile
Campus Box 7445
405A Rosenau
Chapel Hill 27599-7445
T: 919-843-1054
F: 919-966-0458
This email address is being protected from spam bots, you need Javascript enabled to view it

2000 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill MPH, Health Policy and Administration
1987 Technion-Israel Institute of Technology MD, Medicine

Key publications

Ringel-Kulka T, Goldsmith JR, Carroll IM, et al. (2014)
Randomized clinical trial: Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM affects colonic mucosal opioid receptors expression in human patients with abdominal pain.
Aliment Pharmacol Ther: May 22 doi: 10.1111/apt.12800. [Epub ahead of print]

Ringel-Kulka T, Cheng J, Rengel Y, et al. (2013)
Intestinal microbiota in healthy U.S. young children and adults – a high throughput microarray analysis.
PLOS ONE: vol. 8(5):e64315.

Jensen ET, Kappelman MD, Ringel-Kulka T, Kim HP, Dellon ES (2013)
Early life exposures as risk factors for pediatric eosinophilic esophagitis: a pilot and feasibility study.
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr: vol. 57(1), p. 67-71.

Carroll IM, Ringel-Kulka T, Ferrier L, Wu M, Siddle JP, Bueno L, Ringel Y (2013)
Fecal protease activity is associated with compositional alterations in the intestinal microbiota.
PLOS ONE: vol. 8(10):e78017.

Ringel-Kulka T (2012)
Targeting the intestinal microbiota in the pediatric population – a clinical perspective..
Nutr Clin Pract: vol.27(2), p.226-234.

Ringel-Kulka T (2012)
Evidence-Base for Probiotic Products for the Pediatric Population..
J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr: vol.54(5), p.578-579.

Frantz DJ, Ringel-Kulka T (2012)
Obesity and Eating Disorders. In Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Pearls of Wisdom, JK DiBaise editor.
Boston Medical Publishing, Inc