Gastrointestinal Disorders — Journal Editorial Board

Editors (5)

Prof. Dr. Richard W. McCallum
1. Professor and Founding Chair, 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
2. Honorary Professor, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
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Interests: the physiology, pathophysiology, and pharmacology of gastrointestinal smooth muscles; the role of nerves and electrical activity relating to functional GI; motility disorders including nausea and vomiting as well as electrical stimulation for treating gastroparesis
Prof. Dr. Richard Hunt
Associate Editor-in-Chief
Division of Gastroenterology, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
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Interests: peptic ulcer; gastroesophageal reflux; Irritable Bowel Syndrome; pathophysiology of acid related disorders; clinical pharmacology of treatment of gastrointestinal disease
Prof. Dr. Takuji Tanaka
Associate Editor-in-Chief
Director, Department of Diagnostic Pathology (DDP) & Research Center of Diagnostic Pathology (RC-DiP), Gifu Municipal Hospital, Gifu, Japan
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Interests: colorectal carcinogenesis; inflammatory bowel disease; ulcerative colitis; Crohn’s disease; cancer chemiprevention; animal model
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Prof. Dr. William J. Snape
Associate Editor-in-Chief
California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, United States
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Interests: gastroparesis; inflammatory bowel disease; irritable bowel syndrome; severe constipation; gastroesophageal reflux disease; fecal incontinence
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Prof. Dr. Carmelo Scarpignato
Associate Editor-in-Chief
Clinical Pharmacology & Digestive Pathophysiology Unit, Department of Clinical & Experimental Medicine, University of Parma, Italy
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Interests: digestive clinical pharmacology; gastrointestinal motility; upper GI pathophysiology

Editorial Board Members (21)

Prof. Dr. Tomasz Brzozowski
Department of Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, Jagiellonian University Medical College, 16 Grzegorzecka Street, 31-531 Cracow, Poland
Interests: peptic ulcer; duodenal ulcer; esophagitis; gastroprotection; ulcer healing; gastric secretion; inflammatory bowel disease; ulcerative colitis
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
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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
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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
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Interests: colorectal cancer; bowel cancer; gastrointestinal and thoracic cancers and pharmacology
Prof. Dr. Andrew S. Day
Department of Paediatrics, University of Otago Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand
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Interests: Crohn disease; inflammatory bowel disease; ulcerative colitis; coeliac disease; micronutrients; vitamin D; digestion; gastroenterology; inflammation; biomarkers
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Gastrointestinal Disorders: The Interplay between Genetic Risk Factors, the Intestinal Microbiota, the Environment and Immune Responses in the Pathogenesis of IBD
Prof. Dr. Kok Ann Gwee
Department of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore, Singapore
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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, Australia
Tel. +61-7-3176-7792; Fax: +61-7-3176-5111
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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
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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
Assoc. Prof. Maija Kohonen-Corish
1. The Kinghorn Cancer Centre, Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2. St Vincent's Clinical School, UNSW Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Interests: colon cancer genetics and biology; inflammatory bowel disease (IBD); mouse models of colon cancer; translational colon and lung cancer
Assoc. Prof. Rupert Langer
Institute of Pathology, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
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Interests: esophagus; stomach; gastric cancer; esophageal cancer; histology; adenocarcinoma; pathology; molecular pathology
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Gastrointestinal Disorders: Current Developments in Esophageal Pathology
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