Welcome

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James S. Scolapio, M.D.
Chief

Welcome to the website for the University of Florida College of Medicine-Jacksonville, Division of Gastroenterology.

The division is dedicated to patient care, clinical research and teaching. It maintains an ACGME-accredited Gastroenterology Fellowship Program. All faculty members in the division are certified in internal medicine and gastroenterology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

This website is designed to provide a comprehensive view of our division. We hope you find this site both interesting and informative. We have included contact information if you have questions that are not answered on these pages.

James S. Scolapio, M.D.
Associate Chair, Department of Medicine; Chief, Division of Gastroenterology

News & Announcements

Patients experience “a whole new world” after weight loss surgery

9/8/2014

Imagine waiting in line for hours to take your kids on a theme park ride, only to be kicked off because you’re too heavy. Imagin... [full story]

Nine College of Medicine – Jacksonville faculty members promoted

6/19/2014

Nine faculty members at the University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville have received promotions that will take effe... [full story]

Bass’ passions extend beyond cardiology

2/7/2014

Though he’s lived in the South for decades, Ted Bass’ love for New York has never waned. The Long Island native visits his... [full story]

UF endocrinologist co-authors article exploring connection between osteoporosis drugs and heart attacks

1/31/2014

Might there be a strong link between heart attacks and medications used to fight osteoporosis? Kent Wehmeier, MD, has co-authored a r... [full story]

Upcoming Events

Sep 26

Calcineurin Inhibitor Nephrotoxicity

From 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM

Oct 3

Nephrology Clinical Case Conference

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Nephrology Clinical Case Conference

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Oct 17

Nephrology Clinical Case Conference

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