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Kim L. Isaacs, MD, PhD

Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Co-Director, UNC Multidisciplinary Center for IBD Research and Treatment

Best Doctors in America 2019

Clinical Focus: Inflammatory Bowel Disease, clinical endoscopy

Academic Interests: New drug development for patients with inflammatory bowel disease, Translational studies in inflammatory bowel disease, Effective means of assessment of clinical competence in Gastroenterology Training programs.


Education and Training

  • Undergraduate Degree:  SUNY Stony Brook, Biochemistry
  • Medical Degree:  SUNY Stony Brook
  • PhD:  SUNY Stony Brook, Basic Heath Sciences
  • Residency:  University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Fellowship:  University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gastroenterology