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In Memoriam: Dr. Gordon Robert Greenberg (April 27, 1946 - January 8, 2016)

in-memoriam 

The Mount Sinai Hospital Division of Gastroenterology and the Zane Cohen Centre for Digestive Diseases are saddened by the loss of Dr. Gordon Greenberg. Dr. Greenberg passed away on January 8, 2016. Dr. Greenberg was a Professor of Medicine at University of Toronto and former Head of the Division of Gastroenterology at MSH (1992-2002). Dr. Greenberg was a leader in the gastroenterology community both in Canada and internationally. He had extensive clinical experience in the management of patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and had spear -headed important clinical research in IBD therapeutics and nutrition.   Through his research and clinical management, he advanced the understanding of IBD and enhanced the care of patients everywhere. .He was a great mentor, great teacher and patient advocate. He will be sorely missed by his colleagues, residents, students, friends and patients.

A memorial is set to take place on Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 6pm in the 18th floor Auditorium of MSH.

 

Memorial donations can be made to the Dr. Gordon Greenberg Special Fund for Gastroenterology at MSH Foundation through the link below

Donation Link

 

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Group

Overview

The Inflammatory Bowel Disease Group (IBD Group) at Mount Sinai Hospital is an interdisciplinary program dedicated to the expert care of patients and families coping with Crohn's disease and Ulcerative Colitis.

Patient Care

The Centre provides both ambulatory (outpatient) care and inpatient services (in a uniquely combined medical and surgical IBD unit), with the support of a dynamic team of health care professionals, including: gastroenterology, colorectal surgery, psychiatry, pharmacy, dietary, physiotherapy, occupational therapy, enterostomal therapy, nursing and social work.

Community

The Centre extends its support to the community with outreach programs for both health care professionals and patients. Programs include annual educational IBD Update nights for patients and families, and two support groups: an evening support network and a daytime support group. Community IBD outreach programs are offered along with Mount Sinai Hospital IBD nursing courses.

Research

The IBD group has a clinical research team dedicated to pursuing advances in the understanding of the causes of IBD and treatments for the medical and surgical management of IBD.

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The Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Group in the Zane Cohen Centre at Mount Sinai Hospital is an interdisciplinary program dedicated to the expert care of patients and families coping with IBD.

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