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

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.

Medscape Education: Eosinophilic GI Diseases Beyond the Esophagus featuring DHC physician Dr. Nirma Gonsalves

Eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGIDs) are serious, chronic, inflammatory digestive disorders that affect both children and adults. Lengthy diagnostic delays are common in EGIDs and they often result in disease progression and missed treatment opportunities. In this virtual, interactive CME event, 3 experts will discuss the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, and diagnosis of EGIDs.

RPM Virtual Wine Tasting: A Taste of the Mediterranean to Benefit DHF

The Digestive Health Foundation Ambassador Board invites you to join us on Friday, August 7th from the comfort of your own home for a virtual tasting tour of the Mediterranean. RPM Wine Director, Richard Hanauer, and RPM Executive Chef, Eddie Ishaq, will take you on an exciting and delicious wine and food journey through this famed region.

American College Of Gastroenterology (ACG): Virtual Grand Rounds featuring Dr. John E. Pandolfino

Join Dr. John E. Pandolfino, MD, MSCI, FACG on Thursday, July 16 at Noon Eastern Time for ACG’s Virtual Grand Rounds Program on High Resolution Manometry: Thinking Beyond the Chicago Classification. The live talk will be followed by a Q&A session with Dr. Pandolfino.

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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