Argentina

  • Luis O. Soifer, M.D., Buenos Aires

Australia

  • John E. Kellow, M.D. (Syd), St. Leonards NSW
  • Nicholas J. Talley, M.D., Ph.D., University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW

Canada

  • Ghislain Devroede, M.D., Centre Hospitalier Universitarie, Québec
  • Andrée Rasquin, M.D., University of Montreal, Hospital Ste Justine, Québec
  • W. Grant Thompson, M.D., Ontario
  • Brenda B. Toner, Ph.D., University of Toronto, Ontario

England

  • Christine Norton, Ph.D., St. Mark's Hospital, Middlesex
  • Robin Spiller, M.D., University Hospital, Nottingham
  • Peter Whorwell, M.D., University of South Manchester, South Manchester

Germany

  • Paul Enck, Ph.D., Universitatsklinikum Tubingen, Tuebingen
  • Vera Loening-Baucke, M.D., Charite Hospital/Gastroenterologie, Berlin

Israel

  • Ami Sperber, M.D., Emeritus, Ben-Gurion University of Negev, Beer-Sheva

Italy

  • Enrico Corazziari, M.D., Universita "La Sapienza", Rome
  • Vincenzo Stanghellini, M.D., University of Bologna, Bologna

Japan

  • Shin Fukudo, M.D., Ph.D., Tohoku University Graduate School of Medicine, Sendai

Mexico

  • Max J. Schmulson, M.D., Hospital General de México, México D.F.

Spain

  • Fernando Azpiroz, M.D., Hospital General Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona

United States

Arizona

  • Lucinda A. Harris, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale/Phoenix
  • Kevin W. Olden, M.D., St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix

Arkansas

  • Elie D. Al-Chaer, M.S., Ph.D., University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock

California

  • Lin Chang, M.D., UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles
  • Emeran A. Mayer, M.D., UCLA Division of Digestive Diseases, West Los Angeles VA Medical Center (Visit Website)
  • Bruce D. Naliboff, Ph.D., UCLA and VAGLAHS, Los Angeles
  • Yvette Taché, Ph.D., West Los Angeles VA Medical Center

Connecticut

  • Henry Binder, M.D., Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven

Florida

  • Joel E. Richter, M.D., University of South Florida Health, Tampa

Georgia

  • Satish Rao, M.D., Ph.D., Medical College of Georgia, Augusta
  • J. Patrick Waring, M.D., Digestive Healthcare of Georgia, Atlanta

Illinois

  • Cheryle B. Gartley, The Simon Foundation for Continence, Wilmette
  • Richard L. Nelson, M.D., Chicago
  • Bruce A. Orkin, M.D., Rush University, Chicago

Louisiana

  • Paul Hyman, M.D., Children's Hospital New Orleans, New Orleans

Maryland

  • P. Jay Pasricha, M.D., John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore
  • Marvin M. Schuster, M.D., (Retired), Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore

Massachusetts

  • John A. Coller, M.D., Lahey Clinic, Burlington
  • Braden Kuo, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston
  • Anthony J. Lembo, M.D., Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Boston

Michigan

  • William D. Chey, M.D., University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor

Minnesota

  • Adil E. Bharucha, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • Michael Camilleri, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • Gianrico Farrugia, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • G. Richard Locke III, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester
  • Ann C. Lowry, M.D., St. Paul Colon & Rectal Surgery Associates, Edina
  • Robert D. Madoff, M.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 

New York

  • Marcelo A. Barreiro, M.D., (Retired), Institute for Primary and Preventative Health Care, Vestal
  • Barry W. Jaffin, M.D., New York

North Carolina

  • Douglas A. Drossman, M.D., Drossman Gastroenterology, Chapel Hill
  • William E. Whitehead, Ph.D., UNC Functional GI Disorder Center, Chapel Hill (Visit Website)

Ohio

  • John V. Campo, M.D., Columbus Children's Hospital, Columbus
  • Carlo Di Lorenzo, M.D., The Ohio State University, Columbus
  • Ronnie Fass, M.D., Case Western University, Cleveland
  • Jack D. Wood, Ph.D., Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus

Oklahoma

  • Philip B. Miner, M.D., Oklahoma Foundation for Digestive Research, Oklahoma City

Pennsylvania

  • Philip O. Katz, M.D., Allegheny University Hospital, Philadelphia
  • Henry P. Parkman, M.D., Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia

Texas

  • Richard McCallum, M.D., Texas Tech University Health Science Center, El Paso
  • Eamonn M. M. Quigley, M.D., Methodist Hospital and Weill Cornell College of Medicine, Houston

Vermont

  • Gary M. Mawe, Ph.D., University of Vermont, Burlington

Washington

  • Margaret Heitkemper, Ph.D., R.N., University of Washington, Seattle
  • Rona L. Levy, Ph.D., University of Washington, Seattle

Wisconsin

  • Eugene Eisman, Ph.D., Milwaukee
  • Thomas Puetz, M.D., Aurora Advanced Healthcare, Milwaukee
  • Colin D. Rudolph, M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • Reza Shaker, M.D., Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
  • Jeannette Tries, Ph.D., Aurora Women's Pavilion, West Allis
  • Nimish Vakil, M.D., Aurora Summit Hospital, Summit
  • Arnold Wald, M.D., University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison
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Our mission is to inform, assist and support people affected by gastrointestinal (GI) disorders.

IFFGD works with patients, families, physicians, health care professionals, and others to broaden understanding about gastrointestinal disorders and support or encourage research.

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