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    Jerry S. Trier, MD - Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology

    Jerry S. Trier, MD - Internal Medicine: Gastroenterology

    Dr. Jerry S. Trier reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Trier is a Professor Emeritus at Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. He has been a member of the Gastroenterology Division for more than 30 years, serving as Director for 15 years. Dr. Trier is a past President of the American Gastroenterological Association and a recent recipient of the Association's Julius Friedenwald Medal for Lifetime Achievements in Gastroenterology. Dr. Trier is a senior physician at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston and continues to participate in academic activities at Harvard University. He has authored or coauthored more than 210 basic and clinical original publications, reviews, and textbook chapters.

    Education and Training

    MD: University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, 1957

    Residency in Internal Medicine: Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY, 1957-1959

    Fellowship in Gastroenterology: University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1961-1963


    American Board of Internal Medicine

    Academic Appointments

    Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA:

    • Professor Emeritus, Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Endoscopy, 1997-present
    • Professor of Medicine, 1976-1997

    Financial Disclosure

    The final approval of Healthwise content is always made by a clinician with no financial conflicts.

    Dr. Trier holds stocks with Merck and Pfizer.

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