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Whitcomb Edits Top-Ranking Open Access Journal in Gastroenterology and Hepatology

David C. Whitcomb MD PhD is editor-in-chief of Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology, a peer-reviewed online journal published by the American College of Gastroenterology. The publication is open access, meaning its content is free to users worldwide.

Dr. Whitcomb is the Giant Eagle Foundation Professor of Cancer Genetics and a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. His research program involves a pancreatic disease focus for modeling complex, multi-step gene-environment interactive disorders that require a precision medicine approach. His clinical focus is acute pancreatitis, chronic pancreatitis, genetics, nutrition, and the integration of genetics into his clinical practice.