Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Jeffrey B Brown, MD

Jeffrey B Brown, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition)

Focus of Work

Bio

My primary clinical and research interest is IBD (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis)where we are working to understand and develop a non-invasive marker of disease activity/prognosis examing nail fold caprilloscopy. I am the medical director of the IBD program, which now includes physician/APN/PA specialists, nurse clinicians, dieticians, and a dedicated social worker. We are an active participant on the international IBD quality improvement and research consortium, Improve Care Now and a p...[Read full text]My primary clinical and research interest is IBD (Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis)where we are working to understand and develop a non-invasive marker of disease activity/prognosis examing nail fold caprilloscopy. I am the medical director of the IBD program, which now includes physician/APN/PA specialists, nurse clinicians, dieticians, and a dedicated social worker. We are an active participant on the international IBD quality improvement and research consortium, Improve Care Now and a participating site in 3 clinical trials.[Shorten text]

Academic Focus

Inflammatory bowel disease, clinical/translational research

Clinical Focus

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis

Keywords


Education and Certification

  • MD: Indiana University (1997)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital), Pediatrics (2000)
  • Board Certification: Pediatric Gastroenterology

Contact

312-227-4200

Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 57
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611