2016-12-22 15:11:56 UTC

Dr. El-Serag Named Chair of Medicine at Baylor

Dec. 22, 2016

Hashem B. El-Serag, MD, MPH, is the current editor-in-chief of CGH.

AGA congratulates member Hashem B. El-Serag, MD, MPH, on his recent appointment to chair of department of medicine at Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. Dr. El-Serag will begin this prestigious role starting Jan. 1, 2017. 

Among his many contributions to the field, Dr. El-Serag is the current editor-in-chief of Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, and has published more than 400 articles in peer-reviewed scientific journals. For the last nine years, he served as the chief of the gastroenterology and hepatology section at Baylor, where he is also a professor of medicine. 

Please join us in congratulating Dr. El-Serag on this wonderful achievement. Share your congratulations in the AGA Community discussion on his new role.

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