Carol Semrad, M.D.

APPOINTMENTS

  • Associate Professor, Department of Medicine - Section of Gastroenterology/Nutrition, Committee on Molecular Metabolism and Nutrition
  • Director, Adult Clinical Nutrition

EDUCATION

M.D., Columbia University, 1982
B.A., University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, 1978

CONTACT INFORMATION

The University of Chicago
AMB S401B, (MC 4080)
5891 South Maryland Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60637

csemrad@medicine.bsd.uchicago.edu

Phone: (773) 702-6921

RESEARCH SUMMARY

Celiac and Malabsorptive Diseases and Short Bowel Syndrome

Dr. Semrad is interested in the medical education of students, residents and fellows in the area of small intestinal diseases and clinical nutrition. She has co-authored chapters on malabsorption and diarrheal diseases for major textbooks of medicine and developed teaching material on clinical nutrition and the short bowel syndrome for the American Gastroenterological Association. Dr. Semrad is involved in developing a clinical program in celiac disease and in studies to define T cell mediated intestinal injury in celiac patients. Dr. Semrad also serves as chairperson of the Nutrition Advisory Committee where she oversees hospital policy in nutrition.

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