Dr. Peter Lakatos

Gastroenterologist · Ulcerative Colitis · Crohn's Disease · Montreal, Quebec
  • 282 Publications

Dr. Lakatos is a professor of medicine and director of IBD Centre at McGill University Health Centre. Until January 2017 he was head of the gastroenterology/hepatology ward, endoscopy unit and outpatient clinic at the 1st Department of Medicine, Semmelweis University in Budapest, Hungary. He is a member of the educational committee in ECCO and IOIBD member. He is one of the founders and leader of the Hungarian IBD Study Group, council member of the Hungarian Society for Gastroenterology and president-elect of the Colon Section. He is a regular reviewer in leading international journals in gastroenterology/hepatology, section editor in Inflammatory Bowel Diseases, BMC Gastroenterology and associate editor in J Crohn’s Colitis and World Journal of Gastroenterology. During his career, he published more than 270 original papers and reviews including 26 book chapters. His primary research interest is the epidemiology, outcome, and biomarkers in prediction of disease progression and response to medical therapy in IBD.


Montreal general hospital ibd center

Professor of Medicine & Director

Montreal General Hospital; IBD Center · 2017 - Present

The McGill University Health Centre Gastro-intestinal Division provides and promotes accessible, high quality and innovative care to patients with digestive and liver diseases. The Division is research-focused and academic, remaining at the forefront of endoscopic advancements with highly specialized technical procedures. The MUHC’s GI division is unique in Canada for its exceptional Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program.

Semmelweis university

Professor of Medicine

Semmelweis University · 1999 - 2018

Semmelweis university

Head of Clinical Research Labratory

Semmelweis University · 1999 - 2018

Semmelweis university

Head of Gastroenterology & Hepatology

Semmelweis University · 1999 - 2018

Founded in 1769, the Faculty of Medicine is Semmelweis University’s oldest and largest faculty; in fact, it is the oldest medical school in Hungary. The Faculty of Medicine is recognized for its dedicated educators and mentors who work together to deliver an academic medical program on par with other top European medical schools.


Semmelweis university

Medical Degree

Semmelweis University · 1999


Dr. Peter Lakatos has been involved in 282 publications. View publications ›


Dr. Peter Lakatos is affiliated with McGill University: IBD Clinic at 1650 Cedar Ave, Montreal, Quebec, Canada H3G 1A4 .