Chief's Message

We are proud to announce that Professor Colin Howden will assume the position of Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology and Hyman Professor in the Department of Medicine at UTHSC in August 2014.

Dr. Howden is internationally known for his clinical trial work and expertise in the development of H2-receptor antagonists and proton-pump inhibitors. He has published over 200 peer-reviewed articles, numerous books and book chapters and serves on the editorial boards of several journals. He has been particularly active in the leadership of key committees in the American Gastroenterological Association, the premier organization for the field. Dr. Howden is currently Professor in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Department of Medicine, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois and Attending Physician, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Chicago.

Board-certified in Gastroenterology, Dr. Howden will also serve as the Chief of the GI service at Regional One Health where he will be engaged clinically in general gastroenterology and endoscopy for patients with digestive disorders.

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Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
956 Court Ave, Suite H314
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: 901-448-2510
Fax: 901-448-7836
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