Transforming Lives Through Groundbreaking Research and Exceptional Patient Care

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Joseph B. Kirsner, MD, PhD

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A Podcast from the GI Research Foundation

Visceral: Listen to Your Gut features the latest research updates and treatment options on specific digestive diseases. Episodes are presented by the physician-scientists and experts at the University of Chicago and feature compelling patient stories.

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We understand the challenges of digestive diseases that patients and their loved ones face. Our investments are improving their lives.