Robert Burakoff, MD, MPH, FACG, AGAF, FACP, Editor-in-Chief
Vice Chairman, Ambulatory Services
The Weill Cornell Medicine Department of Medicine
Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
New York, New York
Visiting Scientist, Harvard Medical School
Formerly Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Of note: Served on the National Scientific Advisory Cabinet of the CCFA as Chair of the Editorial Board since 1985; Co-Editor in Chief of the Journal of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; published over 200 peer-reviewed papers, reviews, chapters and abstracts; active in clinical research in IBD; chosen as Humanitarian of the Year by the NE Chapter of CCFA in 2011.
Special interests: Inflammatory bowel diseases with special translational clinical research interest in the role of whole blood gene array in determining the severity of IBD and response to treatment; GI motility disorders with a special interest in esophageal reflux and esophageal motility disorders in various disease states
Financial Disclosure: The editor has no commercial relationship with manufacturers of products or providers of services discussed in Medicine. He does plan on discussing unlabeled/ investigational uses of a commercial product.