Michelle Diaz-AriasM.D.

Michelle Diaz-Arias

LICENSURE

1984- Missouri

CERTIFICATION

JUNE 1984 Flex Examination

September 1987 American Board of Internal Medicine, #113403

September 1994 American Board of Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, #113403

EDUCATION

St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri, B.A. Chemistry, 1974-1978

University of Missouri, School of Medicine, Columbia, Missouri, M.D. Medicine, 1978-1982

RESIDENCY

University of Missouri-Columbia, Psychiatry, June 1982-December 1983

University of Missouri, Columbia, Medicine, January 1984-June 1986

Chief Resident, Department of Medicine, Harry S. Truman Veterans Hospital, Columbia, Missouri,

July 1986-June 1987

FELLOWSHIP

University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, Gastroenterology, July 1987-June 1989

Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri

July 1989-Present

SOCIETIES

American College of Physicians

American College of Gastroenterology

Boone County Medical Society

Missouri State Medical Association

American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

HONORS AND AWARDS

1980 Alpha Sigma Nu (Jesuit Honor Society)

1978 Magna Cum Laude Graduate

WORK HISTORY

Gastrointestinal Associates, LLP

210 Portland St.    Suite 100

Columbia, Missouri    65201

June 1990-Present

COMMITTEES

Department of Medicine

Clinical Competency Committee 1986-1987

House Staff Recruitment 1986-1987

Hospital

Quality Assurance  (UMHSC) 1986-1987

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee (VA) 1986-1987

Medical Record Committee    1986-1987

MICU Committee (VA) 1986-1987

CCU Committee  (VA) 1986-1987

Ambulatory Care Committee  (VA) 1986-1987

PUBLICATIONS

  1. Vaskar Mukerji, Martin A. Alpert, Michele Diaz-Arias and John S, Sanfelippo: Termination and Suppression of Multifocal Atrial Tachycardia with Verapamil.  Southern Medical Journal, 80; (2) 269-270, 1987
  2. Alberto Diaz-Arias, Michele Diaz-Arias, John Bickel. Granular Cell Tumor of the Esophagus.  Digestive Diseases Science, Letter to the Editor and Case Report (in press).
  3. Michele Diaz-Arias, Alberto Diaz-Arias, T.S. Loy, James H. Butt.  Polypectomy is adequate therapy for adenocarcinoma arising in colorectal polyps.  Gastroenterology 96(5): A122, 1989 (Abstract).

PRESENTATIONS

Michele Diaz-Arias, Alberto Diaz-Arias, T.S. Loy, James H. Butt.  Is polypectomy adequate therapy for adenocarcinoma arising in colorectal polyps?  AGA Meeting, poster presentation, May 1989.