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

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Bruce D. Hammock, Ph.D., Guang-Yu Yang, MD, PhD, Ikuo Hirano, M.D.
2019
Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Esophageal Diseases
Katie Hulse, PhD, Marie-Pier Tétreault, PhD
2019
Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Esophageal Diseases
Joshua Wechsler, MD
2019
Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE), Esophageal Diseases
Adam B. Weiner, MD, Shilajit D. Kundu MD
2019
Crohn's Disease (CD) and Ulcerative Colitis (UC), Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
Rajesh N. Keswani, MD
2019
General Gastroenterology, General Gastroenterology
Ikuo Hirano, M.D., Ronak Vashi Patel, MD
2019
Esophageal Diseases, Esophageal Gastroenterology
Eric S. Hungness, M.D.
2019
Gastrointestinal Surgery, Surgery (Gastrointestinal)

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