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Robert S. Sandler, MD, MPH
Robert S. Sandler, MD, MPH is Nina and John Sessions Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Division Chief Emeritus in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is an expert in colon cancer, polyps and cancer epidemiology.
Located in For the Media / Experts Guide
Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD
Nicholas J. Shaheen, MD is Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology in the UNC School of Medicine. He is an expert on Barrett's esophagus, reflux disease and esophageal cancer.
Located in For the Media / Experts Guide
Yehuda Ringel, MD
Yehuda Ringel, MD is an associate professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. He is an expert on Irritable bowel syndrome and functional motility disorders.
Located in For the Media / Experts Guide
Herfarth, Division of Gastroenterology awarded $8.3 million NIH grant
The NIH has awarded $8.3 million to a consortium of investigators, lead by Hans Herfarth, MD, PhD, Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology, for the investigation of the clinical efficacy of methotrexate in patients with active ulcerative colitis.
Located in Vital Signs / 2011 / Dec. 22
Calcium supplements may increase the risk of bowel lesions
Possible risks must be weighed against the benefits of supplements, a study led by Seth Crockett, MD, MPH, finds.
Located in News / 2018 / March
William
William, born with a rare congenital condition called Hirschsprung disease, was transferred to UNC Hospitals within days of birth for specialized surgery to repair his colon. The surgery saved his life. Now 11 and experiencing recurrent problems, William is once again under expert care at UNC, this time in the "new" children's hospital. This is William’s story.
Located in UNC Children's News / News / Calendar Kids
Genomic study finds a new role for microRNAs as predictors of Crohn’s disease progression
These findings by UNC School of Medicine researchers are an important step forward in designing more effective clinical trials and developing personalized Crohn’s disease therapies.
Located in News / 2018 / October
New partnership launches Carolina Hepatitis Academic Mentorship Program
The state-wide program to help patients across North Carolina grew out of the successful doctor mentorship initiative led by Michael Fried, MD, Director of the UNC Liver Center.
Located in News / 2017 / March
UNC to play instrumental role in first-ever national study of dietary interventions to treat Crohn’s Disease
A research question posed through the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America (CCFA) Partners Patient-Powered Research Network CCFA Partners – a collaboration between UNC and the CCFA – served as motivation for this study concept.
Located in News / 2016 / April
UNC Liver Center partners with Halifax County physicians to improve hepatitis C care
Led by Michael Fried, MD, web-based physician mentoring yields an impressive rate of cure for patients of the Rural Health Group.
Located in News / 2016 / May