C. Richard Boland, MD

Professor of Medicine

University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, California

Robert Brown, MD, MPH

Gladys and Roland Harriman Professor of Medicine 

Vice Chair, Transitions of Care, Department of Medicine 

Clinical Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology 

Weill Cornell Medicine 

New York, New York

Christopher Chang, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor

University of New Mexico 

New Mexico VA Health Care System 

Albuquerque, New Mexico

William Chey, MD

Medical Director

Michigan Bowel Control Program

University of Michigan Health System

Ann Arbor, Michigan      

John O'Brien Clarke, MD

Director, Esophageal Program

Clinical Associate Professor

Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Stanford University School of Medicine

Palo Alto, California

Ronnie Fass, MD

Professor of Medicine

Case Western Reserve University

Director, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Director, Esophageal and Swallowing Center

MetroHealth Medical Center

Cleveland, Ohio

R. Todd Frederick, MD

Fellowship Director, Transplant Hepatology
California Pacific Medical Center
Department of Transplantation
Division of Hepatology
San Francisco, California

Stephen Hanauer, MD

Professor of Medicine

Medical Director, Digestive Health Center

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Chicago, Illinois

Kris Kowdley, MD

Director, Liver Care Network and Organ Care Research

Swedish Medical Center

Clinical Professor

Washington State University

Seattle, Washington

Paul Kwo, MD

Professor of Medicine

Director of Hepatology

Stanford University Medical Center

Palo Alto, California

Rohit Loomba, MD

Professor of Medicine

Division of Gastroenterology

Adjunct Professor in the Division of Epidemiology

University of California, San Diego

La Jolla, California

Craig McClain, MD

Professor of Medicine, Pharmacology and Toxicology

Chief of Research Affairs, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Associate Vice President for Translational Research

Associate Vice President for Health Affairs/Research

Associate Director, Fellowship Training Program

Chief GI - Robley Rex VAMC

University of Louisville Health Care Outpatient Center

Louisville, Kentucky

Nancy Reau, MD

Associate Director of Solid Organ Transplantation

Section Chief, Hepatology

Rush University Medical Center

Chicago, Illinois

William Sandborn, MD

Professor of Medicine and Adjunct Professor of Surgery

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology

Vice Chair for Clinical Operations, Department of Medicine

Director, UCSD IBD Center

University of California San Diego and UC San Diego Health System

La Jolla, California

Lawrence Schiller, MD

Program Director, Gastroenterology Fellowship

Baylor University Medical Center

Dallas, Texas

Stuart Spechler, MD

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology 

Co-Director, Center for Esophageal Diseases 

Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas 

Co-Director, Center for Esophageal Research 

Baylor Scott & White Research Institute 

Dallas, Texas

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This activity is supported by educational grants from AbbVie, Celgene Corporation, Gilead, Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Prometheus Laboratories Inc., Salix Pharmaceuticals, and

Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.



Jointly provided by the Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower, the Gastrointestinal and Liver Association of the Americas (GALA), and the Texas Liver Institute.