Since 2015, DHF has raised over $14 million and has funded 54 cutting-edge research studies that are changing the future of digestive health.

Healio: Acid Exposure Reflux Monitoring May Predict Ability To Discontinue PPI Use In GERD, Research Suggests by Dr. John Pandolfino and Colleagues

Research by John Pandolfino, MD, Rena Yadlapati, MD, and colleagues aim to provide high-level evidence in support of early reflux monitoring of acid suppression in order to phenotype the patient with inadequate PPI response, & personalize care accordingly.

Gastroenterology Consultant: TNF Inhibitors and Immunomodulators Are Both Useful in Managing IBD featuring Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer

Dr. Stephen Hanauer from Northwestern Medicine discusses the roles of TNF inhibitors and immunomodulators in the management of inflammatory bowel diseases, which patients can benefit, and how gastroenterologists can position the use of each therapeutic.

American College of Gastroenterology (ACG): Virtual Grand Rounds featuring Dr. Stephen B. Hanauer

Join nationally recognized expert, Stephen B. Hanauer, MD, FACG on Thursday, September 3 at Noon Eastern Time for ACG’s Virtual Grand Rounds Program on Combination Therapies in IBD: Assessing the Evidence for and Against. The live talk will be followed by a Q&A session with Dr. Hanauer.

Medscape: New Roadmap for CRC Screening: Use More Stool Tests, Says AGA

A radical change in screening for colorectal cancer is being proposed in the United States, where the default screening modality to date has been colonoscopy.

Our investments in groundbreaking medical research are already changing lives. From software that empowers adolescents in their transition to adult care to an innovative esophageal endoscopy technique, our exciting research is making a difference for patients and families living with digestive disease. Read more HERE.

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Our Science Advisory Council

Dr. Hanauer is Immediate Past President of the American College of Gastroenterology and founding co-director of the Digestive Health Center.

Stephen B. Hanauer, MD

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Dr. John Pandolfino is a Professor of Medicine, as well as Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology at Northwestern Medicine.

John E. Pandolfino, MD

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Dr. Strong is founding co-director of the Digestive Health Center. His practice focuses on colon and rectal cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and minimally invasive surgery.

Scott A. Strong, MD

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