Ongoing Research Funded by DHF

Passion and Determination

The Digestive Health Foundation focuses on improving the quality of life for anyone facing a digestive disorder by supporting cutting-edge medical research, physician training, and education at the Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center. As DHF enters its sixth year, we have raised more than $14 million in support of 54 independent research studies by the Northwestern Medicine Digestive Health Center’s world-class physician scientists. Together, we are changing the landscape of digestive health.

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Research Studies

John E. Pandolfino, MD, Marie-Pier Tétreault, PhD
Cancers of the Digestive Tract, Esophageal Diseases, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Liver/Hepatology, Psychology (Clinical) Behavioral Health, Surgery (Gastrointestinal)
Kenzie A. Cameron, PhD, MPH, Rajesh N. Keswani, MD
Cancers of the Digestive Tract, Colon and Rectal Cancer
Aziz Aadam, MD, Linda Feldmann, RN, Seiichiro Abe, MD
Esophageal Diseases, Esophageal Gastroenterology
Anne Grosen, PhD, Stephen B. Hanauer, MD
Crohn's Disease (CD) and Ulcerative Colitis (UC), Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Amanda Guentner, MD, Harika Parige, Sri Komanduri, MD
Barrett’s Esophagus, Cancers of the Digestive Tract, Esophageal Cancer, Esophageal Diseases
Alexander A. Lemmer, MD, Daniel Ganger, MD
Liver /Hepatology, Liver/Hepatology
Kathryn Tomasino, PhD, Sarah Kinsinger, PhD, Sarah Quinton, PsyD
Behavioral Medicine Program, Psychology (Clinical) Behavioral Health

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