Digestive Health Institute



In the Digestive Health Institute, Jefferson is doubling down on basic, translational, and clinical research — catalyzing high-impact breakthroughs in the understanding, management, and treatment of GI conditions.


patients each year

No. 26

in the nation for gastroenterology and GI surgery (U.S. News & World Report)


applicants each year for only four fellowship positions

Join our mission to transform the diagnosis, treatment, research, and education of diseases of the digestive tract and liver—and thus help transform lives.

Anthony J. DiMarino, Jr., MD Dorrance H. Hamilton Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
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You Make the Difference

The future of healthcare is constantly evolving. Philanthropy empowers us to stay ahead of the curve and deliver tangible, life-saving medical successes to thousands of GI patients. It allows visionary physicians to deliver world-class, next-generation patient care. It accelerates innovations from the lab to the clinic. It improves lives.

Your partnership will help advance our GI program to an entirely new level, improving the lives of tens of thousands of patients at Jefferson and far beyond.


Name: Stephen Smith
Position: Senior Vice President, Office of Institutional Advancement
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