Assistant Professor of Medicine
Millie D. Long MD, MPH earned her doctor of medicine degree at the University of Virginia, where she was a Bowman Scholar. She completed a residency and chief residency in internal medicine at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She then completed a gastroenterology fellowship at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. While at University of North Carolina, she also completed a fellowship in preventive medicine and a masters of public health in epidemiology at the Gillings School of Public Health. She is board certified in internal medicine, preventive medicine and gastroenterology. She is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine and Associate Course Director for the clinical epidemiology course at the School of Medicine. Her clinical practice is based at the University of North Carolina Inflammatory Bowel Diseases Center.
Dr. Long’s interests include research on prevention of complications of inflammatory bowel disease, women’s health and teaching clinical epidemiology. She is currently funded by a career development award from the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America. Dr. Long has contributed numerous peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, and review articles to the medical literature. She currently serves as an invited reviewer for journals such as Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Gastroenterology, American Journal of Gastroenterology, and Digestive Diseases and Sciences.
Dr. Long is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, where she serves on the Research Committee. She is also a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, where she serves on the Professional Education Committee.