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Bubu Banini, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Digestive Diseases); Translational Research Director of the Metabolic Health and Weight Loss Program, Digestive Diseases

Appointments

Education & Training

  • Fellowship
    Virginia Commonwealth University (2020)
  • Clinical Fellowship
    Virginia Commonwealth University (2019)
  • Research Fellowship
    Virginia Commonwealth University (2017)
  • Post-doctoral Research Fellowship
    Mayo Clinic (2015)
  • Chief Residency
    Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital (Sound Shore Medical Center), Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2013)
  • Residency
    Montefiore New Rochelle Hospital (Sound Shore Medical Center), Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2012)
  • Internship
    Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2010)
  • MD
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College (Jefferson Medical College), Thomas Jefferson University (2009)
  • PhD
    College of Graduate Studies, Thomas Jefferson University, Genetics and Molecular Biology (2009)
  • Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)
    Sidney Kimmel Medical College (Jefferson Medical College), Thomas Jefferson University (2009)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.)
    College of Graduate Studies, Thomas Jefferson University (2009)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
AGA FORWARD ScholarAmerican Gastroenterology Association2022
ACG Young Physician Leadership ProgramAmerican College of Gastroenterology2021
Fellow Travel award for AASLDVirginia Commonwealth University2019
Fellow Travel Award for DDWVirginia Commonwealth University2019
Fellow Travel Award for ACGVirginia Commonwealth University2018
Young Scientist Travel AwardEuropean Association for the Study of the Liver2018
Fellow Travel AwardAmerican College of Gastroenterology2016
First prize, Post-doctoral Basic Science Research oral presentationVirginia Commonwealth University2016
Scholarship for Applied Statistical Independence in Biological Systems (ASIBS)National Institute of Health/ National Institute of General Medical Sciences2016
Fellow Travel Award to EASLVirginia Commonwealth University2015
Research Supplement to Promote Diversity in Health-Related ResearchNIH/NIDDK2015
Trainee Travel AwardNetwork of Minority Health Research Investigators2014
Medical Student Travel AwardThomas Jefferson University2009
Travel AwardAmerican Federation for Medical Research (Midwestern Section)2006
Best Graduate Student Research Poster AwardPennsylvania Department of Health2006
Rieders Renaissance Foundation Outstanding Graduate Student AwardThomas Jefferson University2006
Best Poster Award, Translational Medicine SymposiumThomas Jefferson University2005
College of Graduate Studies Alumni Travel FellowshipThomas Jefferson University2005
Kimmel Cancer Center Best Undergraduate Poster Award,Swarthmore College2001
Undergraduate Research FellowshipHoward Hughes Medical Institute2001

Departments & Organizations