Dr. Brian Bressler is a Staff Gastroenterologist at St. Paul’s Hospital; Consulting Staff Physician within the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at the British Columbia Children’s Hospital; and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine, in the Division of Gastroenterology at the University of British Columbia’s (UBC) Department of Medicine.
Dr. Bressler is the Director of the Advanced Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) training program at UBC. He is also the lead IBD researcher at the GI Research Institute in Vancouver, one of the most active gastroenterology research centres in North America. He has co-published 61 articles related to the field of gastroenterology, with special interest in population based studies, colon cancer and IBD.
He believes in a world where patients get trusted information about their treatment and other options for them on a patient-centric community and he sees a world where patients are all in one place and can have access to studies and trials that are available to them without the inefficiencies. He started Discover Therapies with Darren Bounds wanting to offer these values to patients all around the world.