Dr Maya Peethambaran is a consultant Gastroenterologist with special interest in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology. She conducts one of the few Pediatric gastroenterology clinics in Kerala on twice weekly basis. Her areas of interest include pediatric inflammatory bowel disease, recurrent pancreatitis, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and endoscopic interventions in children. She also has special interest in Chronic Liver Disease, Functional Bowel Disorders and Advanced Endoscopic procedures. She is a member of various professional societies in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Paediatric Gastroenterology. She was the Organising Secretary for “PEDGUT”- National level Pediatric gastroenterology conference in 2015 and has participated as a faculty in various conferences. She has also participated actively in organization of various Endoscopic National Conferences. She has held academic position of Assistant Professor in Department of Paediatrics before joining Gastroenterology. She has many academic merits and publications to her credit. She is actively involved in ongoing clinical trials in field of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Chronic pancreatitis. She has conducted various awareness programs for children and adolescents on life style diseases including obesity, nonalcoholic fatty liver. She gives regular radio talks for general public health awareness.