The Gastrointestinal Research Group
Regional Clinical Department Head, Department of MedicineAlberta Health Services-Calgary Zone Gastrointestinal Research Group
MD, University of Edinburgh, 1995
FRCP(Edinburgh), Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 1997
FRCP(London), Royal College of Physicians of London, 2002
Immunopathogenesis and biological therapies in inflammatory bowel disease, including epithelial immune cell biology and host pathogen interactions. Specific interests are epithelial-dendritic cell interactions, functional genomics of innate immune response defects, lymphocyte trafficking, IL-23/27 and anti-cytokine therapies. Published over 240 articles in peer reviewed journals including 25 book chapters and delivered 200 international lectures including named lectures at National and international conferences. Numerous UK and European collaborations. British Society of Gastroenterology Academic Committee member.