Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Medicine
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN, US
Dr. Douglas K. Rex is Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine, Chancellor’s Professor at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis, and Director of Endoscopy at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis.
His major research interests are colorectal disease, particularly colorectal cancer screening, and the technical performance of colonoscopy.
He co-authored the colorectal cancer screening recommendations of the ACG and the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer. He also authored the recommendations on quality in colonoscopy of the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer and the ACG/ASGE. He has authored more than 275 original research papers, 65 book chapters, 220 invited papers, 60 editorials, and 40 guideline papers.
He is on the Governing Board of ASGE, has served in the ACG as Chairman of the Board of Governors, and is a past president of the ACG. He is a recipient of the Rudolph V. Schindler Award from ASGE.
Saturday, October 26
10:50 AM – 11:10 AM
Sunday, October 27
12:20 PM – 1:35 PM