Professor of Medicine
Director, The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust
Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, NY
Jean-Frédéric Colombel, MD, was Professor of Medicine and Head of the Dept of Gastroenterology at Centre Hospitalier Régional Universitaire de Lille in France, President of GETAID (Groupe d’Etudes Thérapeutiques des Affections Inflammatoires Digestives), President of ECCO, and Chair of the International Organization for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. Dr Colombel moved to the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in 2013 to become Director of the Susan and Leonard Feinstein Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinical Center and the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley
Charitable Trust Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center. He is the author or co-author of more than 800 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters. Dr Colombel is Associate Editor of Gastroenterology. His research interests cover all fields of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).