CGIBD Research Seminar-Visiting Professor

Mark Silverberg, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto, will present, "Using the Pelvic Pouch as a Model to Study IBD," at the first CGIBD Research Seminar of the fall 2013 semester. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Mark Silverberg, MD, PhD, Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Toronto, will present "Using the Pelvic Pouch as a Model to Study IBD" at the Thursday, August 29, CGIBD Research Seminar. The seminar starts at 4:30 p.m. in the 1st floor auditorium of the Bioinformatics Building. Dr. Silverberg completed his MD, internal medicine residency and gastroenterology training at the University of Toronto and obtained a PhD in genetics of IBD at the Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute of Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto. Dr. Silverberg has an active IBD specialty practice at Mount Sinai Hospital. He is one of the world's leading authorities in genetic regulation of IBD phenotype and clinical course. He is interested in predictaors of outcome of pouchitis and postoperative recurrence.