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Sheryl Pfeil, MD

410 W 10th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-6255

Email: pfeil.4@osu.edu


Current OSU Appointments

Professor-Clinical, Gastro, Hepatology & Nutrition

Physician, FGP-Gastro-Hepatology & Nutr'n


Professional Interests Narrative

My professional interests include those related to my field of gastroenterology and those related to medical education and physician development.


1985 - present Medical License: State Medical Board of Ohio
1987 - present Diplomate: American Board of Internal Medicine
1989 - present Diplomate: American Board of Internal Medicine

Chapters in Books


Gastrointestinal bleeding.



1980 B.A., Miami University

1984 M.D., The Ohio State University



2001 - present Distinguished Educator Award. College of Medicine.
2007 - 2009 America's Best Doctors. Best Doctors, Inc.
2009 - 2011 America's Best Doctors. Best Doctors, Inc.
2011 - 2013 America's Best Doctors. Best Doctors, Inc.
2013 - present Mary Beth Fontana Master Teacher Award. The Ohio State University.
2013 - 2015 America's Best Doctors. Best Doctors, Inc.
2014 - present Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award. Arnold P Gold Foundation.
2014 - present 2014 Faculty Teaching Award - College of Medicine. Ohio State University College of Medicine.

Journal Articles






Reference Works

January 1992 Greenson JK, Trinidad SB, Pfeil SA, Lucas JG."Gastric Mucosal Calcinosis (GMC) in Endoscopic Biopsies from Organ Transplant Patients" . : 42A
October 2011 Doukides,T, McKimmie, R, Azzouz, M, Pfeil, SA, Meyer, M."Adult Onset Autoimmune Enteropathy: A Case Report" . : S260
October 2012 Doukides, T, Mankaney, G, Pfeil, SA."Appendiceal Inversion in a Patient with Crohn's Disease: A Case Report" . : S678
October 2013 Oza V, Pfeil, SA."An Unusual Pathology of Cecal Dilation" . : S360


Office Management of Common Anorectal Problems

Peptic Ulcer Disease

Diarrhea and Constipation

Third Annual Gastroenterology Quiz

Gastroenterology Quiz

Dysmotility and Disability

The Brain and the Gut

Gender Choice in Physician Selection

Virtual Colonoscopy: Screening for Colorectal Neoplasia

Where Have all the Top Students Gone: Primary Care or Specialties?

Point/Counterpoint: Reversing the Trend: Can Medical Schools Impact the Future of Primary Care Medicine?

Exploring the Connection: Honor Society Membership and Career Choice: Three Year Experience at the Ohio State University College of Medicine

Bridging Procedural Skills. Training and Assessment in Medical Students and Early Interns: Who, What, When, How and Why

Fellowship and Teaching Scholars Programs

Celebration of Professionalism and Leadership

How to Develop and Sustain Teaching Scholars Programs: Tips and Challenges

Professionalism Education: Getting to the Top of Bloom's Taxonomy

Adult Onset Autoimune Enteropathy: A Case Report

The Multiple Missions of SImulation Centers: Do Centers Have a Role in Community Outreach and Engagement?

Community Outreach and Engagement: A Mission for SImulation Centers?

Cost Versus Reality: A Balancing Act to Meet Training Goals Effectively

Teaching and Promoting Scholarship in Education

Appendiceal Inversion in a Patient with Crohn's Disease: A Case Report

Should Simulation Centers Have A Role in Community Outreach?

Simulation in Medical Education: The Basic, the Bold and the Creative

Developing a Foundational Clinical Skills Curriculum

Planning for Promotion: Promoting Your Professional Portfolio

An Unusual Pathology of Cecal Dilation

Using Simulation to Foster Development of Professional Identity

Medicine and Dietetics: Interprofessional Education Opportunity to Engage Professional Students Around Nutrition Therapy and the Challenges for Patients

Making Conections Between STEM and Simulation: Inspiring Youth Interest in Health Science Careers Via Simulation-Based Outreach and Mentoring Programs

Vertical Integration of the Physical Exam Across the Four Years of Medical School

Professional Identity Formation: The Role of Simulation, Reflection and Early Clinical Experience

Promoting Safety Through Simulation

Celiac disease

Colon cancer screening.

Celiac disease.


Unpublished Works

Current Models for Remediation of Professionalism Lapses

Changing Attitudes: The Case for Centralized Ultrasound Infrastructure

Formation of an Academy for Gastroenterology and Hepatology Educators: Creating an Academy of Medical Educators in a National Physician Organization

Summary: Professionalism in our Profession

Innovative Leadership Workbook for Physician Leaders