Nicole Maloney Belle MD PhD

Nicole is a GI Instructor of Medicine who has undertaken many projects involving Lingo proteins and mucosal repair. She works with both chemically induced colitis as well as parasitically induced colitis from the worm T. muris.

Nicole was recently awarded a K08 mentored career development award from the NIDDK

Where are you from? 

Basseterre, St. Kitts

What is your favorite hangout place or favorite thing to do. 

Listen to the waves near my parent’s home on St. Kitts. Singing nursery rhymes with my 2 year old son.

What is your prior degree/training.
BA in Biochemistry (NYU, 2005)

MD PhD (Immunology) (Washington University in St. Louis, 2013)

Internal Medicine residency (UPenn, 2016)

Gastroenterology Fellowship (UPenn, 2016-2019)

Gastroenterology Instructor of Medicine (UPenn (2019-Present)

What is your career aspiration? 

Physician scientist