Millie Long

Associate Professor of Medicine

Millie D. Long MD, MPH is board certified in internal medicine, preventive medicine and gastroenterology.  She is currently Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Medicine and Director of the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship Program at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

Dr. Long’s clinical practice is at the UNC Multidisciplinary Inflammatory Bowel Diseases (IBD) center.  Her research interests include prevention of complications of IBD, women’s health and clinical epidemiology.  Dr. Long has contributed numerous peer-reviewed publications, book chapters, and review articles to the medical literature.  She is currently an investigator for the IBD Partners cohort, a prospective cohort focusing upon patient reported outcomes that includes over 15,000 patients living with inflammatory bowel disease.  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 DiseasesGastroenterology, and the American Journal of Gastroenterology.  

She is a fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology, where she serves on the Practice Parameters Committee and Chairs the Research Committee.  She is also a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation, where she co-chairs the Clinical Research Alliance.

Education and Training

Degree Institution Area
College University of North Carolina, Morehead Scholar French, Chemistry
MD University of Virginia, Bowman Scholar Medicine
Residency University of Alabama –Birmingham Internal Medicine
Fellowship University of North Carolina Gastroenterology
Fellowship University of North Carolina Preventive Medicine
MPH University of North Carolina Epidemiology
  • Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology