Evaluating Aging-Related Issues in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

A Department of Medicine Research Spotlight

Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program

Inflammatory Bowel Disease in the ElderlyDr. Sasha Taleban’s research focuses on clinical characterization and management of patients with Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis—also known as inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)—at an advanced age.

In addition, he has an interest in improvement of health care delivery and is involved in multiple studies advancing the care of our patients with Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis, and other GI disorders.

Finally, he has expanded the clinical trials section in the Division of Gastroenterology and serves as the principal investigator in multiple drug studies. He has published numerous articles in peer-review medical journals on the topic as well. Click on the image (right) to read one of the most recent from the Journal of Crohn's and Colitis.

“Dr. Sasha Taleban: ‘Ins and Outs of Stomach Ailments Can Be Controlled for More Holiday Cheer’” | Posted Dec. 6, 2018
“KOLD 13/FOX 11 TV Air UA Gastroenterologist Interview for Crohn’s & Colitis Awareness Week” | Posted Dec. 7, 2016

Release Date: 
04/15/2016 - 3:30pm