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Nirmala P. Gonsalves, MD

Nirmala P. Gonsalves, MD

Northwestern University-Feinberg School of Medicine

Dr. Gonsalves is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and Co-Director of the Northwestern Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disorders Progam. In this role, she has co-authored over sixty manuscripts and presented at over forty national or international meetings that focus on eosinophilic gastrointestinal diseases (EGIDs).

Her research and clinical career is dedicated to improving the care of patients with these rare disorders. Her extensive clinical experiences with EGIDs have shaped the overarching research goals that include identifying novel treatments and determining the best methods to measure disease activity. She is a site investigator for the NIH funded U54 Grant Consortium of Eosinophilic Gastrointestinal Disease Researchers (CEGIR, PI-Rothenberg) and Biorepository Core Director for a Program Project Grant on Esophageal Biomechanics (PI, Pandolfino).

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