Editorial Board

Editors (5)

Prof. Dr. Richard W. McCallum
1. Professor and Founding Chair Department of Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, USA
2. Department of Internal Medicine, Director of Gastroenterology Research and Director of the Center for Neurogastroenterology and GI Motility, Texas Tech University Medical Center and the Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, El Paso, TX 79905, USA
3. Editor-in-Chief of Gastrointestinal Disorders and Honorary Professor of Medicine at University oy Queensland School of Medicine in Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia
Interests: the physiology, pathophysiology and pharmacology of gastrointestinal smooth muscles; the role of the enteric nervous system and electrical activity relating to GI Motility disorders; the brain –gut integration and gut microbiota in functional GI disorders as well as the development of electrical stimulation and new Pharmacology in treating these entities
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Prof. Dr. Richard Hunt
Associate Editor
Division of Gastroenterology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
Interests: peptic ulcer; gastroesophageal reflux; Irritable Bowel Syndrome; pathophysiology of acid related disorders; clinical pharmacology of treatment of gastrointestinal disease
Prof. Dr. Carmelo Scarpignato
Associate Editor
Clinical Pharmacology & Digestive Pathophysiology Unit, Department of Clinical & Experimental Medicine, University of Parma, Parma, Italy
Interests: digestive clinical pharmacology; gastrointestinal motility; upper GI pathophysiology
Prof. Dr. William J. Snape
Associate Editor
California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
Interests: gastroparesis; inflammatory bowel disease; irritable bowel syndrome; severe constipation; gastroesophageal reflux disease; fecal incontinence
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Prof. Dr. Takuji Tanaka
Associate Editor
Director, Department of Diagnostic Pathology (DDP) & Research Center of Diagnostic Pathology (RC-DiP), Gifu Municipal Hospital, Gifu, Japan
Interests: colorectal carcinogenesis; cancer chemiprevention; inflammatory bowel disease; ulcerative colitis; Crohn’s disease; animal model
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Editorial Board Members (25)

Prof. Dr. Tomasz Brzozowski
Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 31-531 Krakow, Poland
Interests: brain–gut axis; experimental colitis; intestinal permeability; inflammatory bowel diseases; proinflammatory cytokines; adipokines; myokines; lipopolysaccharide; microbiota; obesity
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Prof. Dr. Gabriele Capurso
Chief of Clinical Research, PancreatoBiliary Endoscopy and EUS Division, Pancreas Translational and Clinical Research Center, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, Italy
Interests: pancreatic diseases; pancreatic cancer; pancreatic neuroendocrine; pancreatic cystic lesions; pancreatic endocrine
Dr. Sergi Castellví-Bel
Genetic Predisposition to Gastrointestinal Cancer Group, Institut d’Investigacions Biomèdiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS), Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red de Enfermedades Hepáticas y Digestivas (CIBEREHD), University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Interests: human genetics; colorectal cancer; serrated polyposis syndrome; gastric cancer; genetic predisposition to disease; next-generation sequencing; mutational signatures; functional genomics; CRISPR-Cas9; organoids; screening program; genetic association studies
Prof. Dr. Stephen Clarke
1. Royal North Shore Hospital, Bill Walsh Cancer Research Laboratories, Sydney, Australia
2. Sydney Medical School, University of Sydney, Sydney, NSW, Australia
Interests: colorectal cancer; bowel cancer; gastrointestinal and thoracic cancers and pharmacology
Prof. Dr. Mauro D'Amato
Head, Gastrointestinal Genetics Lab, School of Biological Sciences Faculty of Science, 25 Rainforest Walk, Monash University, Melbourne, VIC, Australia
Interests: genetics; genomics; nutrigenetics; biobank research; gastrointestinal disease
Prof. Dr. Andrew Day
Department of Paediatrics, Christchurch Hospital, University of Otago, Christchurch 4710, New Zealand
Interests: inflammatory bowel disease; coeliac disease; improving Crohn’s outcomes; intestinal inflammatory biomarkers; nutritional aspects of gut diseases; host-pathogen interactions in the gut (and how these relate to chronic gut diseases)
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Dr. Madhusudan Grover
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Medicine and Physiology, Enteric NeuroScience Program, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
Interests: irritable bowel syndrome (IBS); functional dyspepsia; gastroparesis; intestinal mucosal barrier
Prof. Dr. Kok Ann Gwee
Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Interests: epidemiology and asian socio-cultural perspectives of GI diseases; the roles of inflammation, gut microbes, probiotics, sleep disturbance and psychological factors in FGID; Helicobacter pylori; tropical sprue; gluten sensitivity
Prof. Dr. Gerald Holtmann
1. Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Princess Alexandra Hospital, 199 Ipswich Road, Woolloongabba, QLD 4102, Australia
2. Faculty of Medicine and Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
Interests: neurogastroenterology; gut microbiome; mucosal and systemic inflammation and brain-gut interactions
Prof. Dr. Michio Hongo
Department of Medicine, Kurokawa Hospital, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Interests: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS); esophageal diseases; gastroesophageal reflux disease; esophageal motility disorders; esophageal achalasia; gastrointestinal diseases; gastrointestinal motility; Helicobacter pylori eradication; stomach diseases; diabetes mellitus; insulin resistance; functional dyspepsia; constipation; peptic ulcer; anorexia nervosa
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