Bo Shen is a staff gastroenterology at the Digestive Disease Institute, the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA. Dr. Shen is specialized in medical and endoscopic treatment of inflammatory bowel disease, pouchitis, and pouch disorders. He established the subspecialty Pouchitis Clinic, the first and the largest of its kind in the world, specializing in treating a wide range of pouch-related disorders. Dr. Shen has conducted numerous clinical and translational research in IBD and pouchitis. Dr. Shen’s research has been funded by research grants from the National Institutes of Health, the American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), Broad Foundation, and philanthropic funds. He has lectured extensively throughout the United States and abroad and has published more than 100 peer-reviewed articles, more than 120 abstracts, and ten book chapters. Moreover, Dr. Shen is a Scientific Reviewer for high-impact journals such as Gastroenterology, Gut, Archives of Internal Medicine, American Journal of Gastroenterology, Cancer, Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Cancer, and Clinical Cancer Research. He is also a Grant Reviewer for ACG, Broad Foundation, and Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Shen is a Fellow of the ACG and a Member of the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America, the American Gastroenterological Association, the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, and the ACG. He holds several committee assignments from Cleveland Clinic and its Digestive Disease Institute, and society memberships, such as ACG and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. He serves on the Editorial Boards of the Journal of Inflammatory Bowel Disease and the Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Dr. Shen has won multiple awards, including the Physician of the Year Award from the Department of Gastroenterology/Hepatology and the Cleveland Clinic and Premier Physician of Year Award from CCFA Northeast Ohio Chapter.
Biography Updated on 8 April 2009