Julia Fritz, MD is a Pediatric Gastroenterologist at Maine Medical Partners and the Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital. She graduated from Mount Sinai School of Medicine (now Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai) in 2011 before completing her pediatric residency at Maine Medical Center. She then moved to Milwaukee to complete her fellowship training in GI at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin before returning to MMC in 2017. She is a clinical assistant professor of pediatrics at Tufts University School of Medicine and the rotation director and inpatient service director for pediatric gastroenterology at BBCH. In addition to her clinical work and role in medical education, she is active in advocacy, serving on the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition committee of Public Affairs and Advocacy.

When not at work, Dr. Fritz is with her husband, daughter, son, and dog –  sailing, adventuring, and eating their way through Maine and beyond.

Scholarship Areas of Interest: Multidisciplinary care and outcomes research, quality improvement, and medical education

Project Name: The Relationship between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: A Retrospective Study

Faculty Resident Scholarship Program: Fall 2022 – Fall 2023 with Pediatric Resident Rachel Coffey & Fall 2023 – 2024 with Pediatric Resident Ambia Ahmed