Dr. Chris Fourment
DIRECTOR OF CLINICAL RESEARCH & EDUCATION
Why did you choose to specialize in Gastroenterology?
I spent a good part of my career studying Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn’s & Ulcerative Colitis). The disease effects most aspects of a patients life, both personal and professional. I believe through a compassionate, knowledgeable approach, utilizing the latest therapeutics, we can make a real change in patients lives. My drive is to give them their life back.
Do you have a specialty of interest within GI?
IBD (Crohn’s & UC).
Where did you study?
Medical School: St. Matthew’s University, School of Medicine.
What certifications do you hold?
Doctor of Medicine.
What do you and your family enjoy doing in your spare time?
Spending time with our new daughter, enjoying the outdoors and water sports (skiing & sailing).
Do you have any special honors or recognitions in your medical career that you would like to share?
Multiple publications and member of the CCFA Medical Advisory Committee.
Please list your professional affiliations.
American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.