3/1/18 - James A. Kangos, MD, Memorial Lecture: "Assessing and Targeting the Microbiome in Human Inflammatory Bowel Disease"

Jonathan G. Braun, MD, PhD
Professor and Chair, Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA Health System

Brief Summary of Lecture: Based on a draft of the microbiome, including pre-IBD pathogenesis changes and products of the disease, methods for assessing a patient’s microbiome are reaching clinical practicality. Dr. Braun will discuss emerging concepts in the design and testing of interventions to correct microbiome abnormalities and to establish sustained remission in IBD.

Start Date: March 1
End Date: March 1
Time: 8-9 a.m.


  • John G. Rangos Sr. Research Center

    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
    4401 Penn Avenue
    Floor 3 Conference Center
    Pittsburgh, PA 15224