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GI in the News: 6 Gastroenterologist Moves & Honors

Written by Carrie Pallardy | May 14, 2014

Here are six gastroenterologists who made headlines in the past two weeks as they took on new roles or received industry honors.

The Colon Cancer Alliance granted Marios Giannakis, MD, PhD, its first ever Blue Hope Research Awards. The award will provide him with funding to further his research on personalized care for colorectal cancer patients.

The family of Eugene Greenberg, MD, has given Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Ill., a $1 million gift to honor his career. The donation will be used to establish the Dr. Eugene Greenberg Institute for Digestive Health.

Pharmaceutical contract research organization WCCT Global appointed John Hong, MD, MBA, as its head of GI Clinical Research.

Thomas Malloy, MD, joined Essentia Health-Duluth (Minn.) Clinic.

Justin Marasigan, DO, joined Grays Harbor Community Hospital in Aberdeen, Wash.

Jonathan Sternlieb, MD, FACG, has been selected as the chief medical information officer of Abington (Pa.) Health.

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