Welcome

Image: James S. Scolapio, M.D.
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

Getting to know our nurses: Tara Balsamo

3/4/2015

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Pain management team uses little-known technique to ease chronic pain

10/7/2014

Rahim Mohamad endured an excruciating pain in his neck for four very long years. It gave him migraine headaches, kept him awake at nig... [full story]

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]

Upcoming Events

Mar 6

Nephrology Clinical Case Conference

From 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM

Mar 10
Mar 13

Nephrology Clinical Case Conference

From 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM

Mar 17

Oncology Lecture Series: "HIV Malignancies"

From 12:00 PM until 1:00 PM