GI leader to know: Dr. David Whitcomb of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

David C. Whitcomb, MD, PhD, is the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's Precision Medicine Service director.

He is a professor of medicine, cell biology, physiology and human genetics. His research interests include pancreatic diseases, such as pancreatic cancer and severe acute pancreatitis.

Dr. Whitcomb is the editor in chief of Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology.

He is the Giant Eagle Foundation Professor of Cancer Genetics.

Dr. Whitcomb earned his medical degree and doctorate at Columbus-based The Ohio State University.

More articles on gastroenterology:
ASGE releases new colorectal cancer screening resources: 3 things to know
Colonoscopy reigns supreme in US, despite alternatives — 7 insights
Continental Who's Who names Dr. Michelle Inkster a pinnacle lifetime member — 4 insights

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2019. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.

 

Top 40 Articles from the Past 6 Months