Subrata Ghosh has been the Director of the Institute of Translational Medicine and Professor of Translational Medicine at the University of Birmingham, UK, since June 2016. Before that, he was Professor of Medicine and Professor of Immunology and Microbiology at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Canada, and was also an adjunct professor in the Department of Veterinary Medicine. Earlier posts include: Head of the Department of Medicine at Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, and the Calgary Zone Clinical Department Head, of the Alberta Health Services in Canada; Chair of Gastroenterology and Professor of Gastroenterology at Imperial College London and Hammersmith Hospital in London, UK; and Associate Professor of Gastroenterology at the University of Edinburgh, UK.
Professor Ghosh’s research interests focus on translational immunology in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and novel therapeutic approaches. He is a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (FCAHS) and a member of the International Organization for the Study of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IOIBD); he has served on the Scientific Advisory Committee of Crohn’s and Colitis Canada and chaired the organization’s advocacy committee; and he was Chairman of the medical advisors of the charity Crohn’s & Colitis UK.
Professor Ghosh has published more than 470 manuscripts in peer-reviewed journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Nature Medicine, Gut, Gastroenterology, and The Lancet, and is a past Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and a past associate editor of Gut; he is a member of the editorial board of several journals and has delivered more than 600 international lectures.
EM-25599 - Date of preparation: January 2020