Latest IBD Program News
The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) has announced the 2019 recipients of the annual recognition awards, given in honor of outstanding contributions and achievements in gastroenterology.
- February 01, 2019
Deborah D. Proctor, MD, AGAF, professor of medicine (digestive diseases) and medical director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program and Fred S. Gorelick, MD, Henry J. and Joan W. Binder Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases) and of Cell Biology and deputy director, Yale MD-PhD Program won 2019 American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Recognition Awards, given in honor of outstanding contributions and achievements in gastroenterology.
- June 06, 2018
The Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, 2017-2018, will focus on "100 Years of Women in Surgery: Past, Present and Future," on Friday, June 15.
- June 12, 2017
The MyChart website and app allow patients and caregivers to view test results and medical records, request appointments and prescription refills, communicate with their doctors, and more.
- May 10, 2013
The Best Doctors in America® List includes the nation's most respected specialists and outstanding primary care physicians in the nation, and is the result of more than two decades of work conducting the largest continuous and independent survey of the medical profession.
- April 30, 2013
The Yale IBD Program will be offering two new clinical trials for IBD Patients. The enrollment is expected to start in a few weeks.
- April 10, 2013
The Yale IBD Program team was represented by Dr. Ioannis Oikonomou at the CCFA CT Chapter Annual Patient Education Symposium. Dr. Oikonomou was a speaker at the Novel Therapies in IBD session.
- December 01, 2012
Dr. Longo is chosen as one of New York Magazine's Best Doctors of 2012
- November 01, 2012
In one of the largest studies of its kind ever conducted, an international team of scientists has thrown new light on the genetic basis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), a group of chronic autoimmune digestive disorders affecting 2.5 million people worldwide. The study appears in the November 1 issue of the journal Nature.
- June 01, 2010
A gastroenterologist and a colorectal surgeon seeing patients together eliminates long waits, and results in better and timely treatments.