Kathy and Russ Van Cleve Professor of Gastroenterology Research
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Dr. Kenneth Wang received his BS from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and his MD from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. He completed his residency and fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester. Dr. Wang is the Kathy and Russ Van Cleve Professor of Gastroenterology Research. Dr. Wang is recognized for his expertise and research in the field of Barrett's esophagus and early esophageal cancer which is funded by the National Institutes of Health. He is also director of the Esophageal Neoplasia Clinic and the Barrett's Esophagus Research Unit. He has authored over 300 journal articles, book chapters, and editorials related to Barrett's Esophagus and early esophageal cancer. He has lectured in academic centers throughout Europe, Asia, Australia, and South America. His work in the field has been recognized by his appointment on review panels for the National Institutes of Health, National Science Foundation, and National Cancer Institute. Dr. Wang has served on multiple extramural committees for the NIH and NCI. Dr. Wang is Past President of ASGE and the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus. He has served as associate editor of multiple journals including The American Journal of Gastroenterology, and Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, as well as editor in chief of the Diseases of the Esophagus.