Walter W. Chan
Director, Center for Gastrointestinal Motility
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Dr. Walter Chan is Director of the Center for Gastrointestinal Motility at Brigham and Women's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA. He completed medical school and residency training in internal medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, followed by gastroenterology fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He also received an MPH in clinical effectiveness from Harvard School of Public Health. He is a gastroenterologist with clinical and research focus in esophageal and gastrointestinal motility disorders. His main clinical research interests center around gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and its extraesophageal manifestations, such as pulmonary complications, lung transplantation outcomes, and laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR). He is also actively engaged in investigative studies on the diagnosis and management of Barrett's esophagus, eosinophilic esophagitis, and esophageal motility disorders.
Tuesday, October 9
7:05 AM – 7:25 AM