James LINDSAY

James LINDSAY

Biography

Professor of Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Centre for Immunobiology
Blizard Institute, Barts and the London School of Medicine
Queen Mary University of London
Consultant Gastroenterologist
Barts Health NHS Trust
The Royal London Hospital
London

James Lindsay is the Professor of Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University of London and a Consultant Gastroenterologist at Barts Health NHS Trust. Along with a full multidisciplinary team he runs the adolescent and adult IBD service at The Royal London Hospital.
Professor Lindsay serves on the British Society of Gastroenterology IBD Clinical Trials Steering Group and is Chief Investigator for a series of investigator-led and commercial clinical trials in IBD. In addition, he leads a program of translational mucosal immunology research investigating leukocyte trafficking, monocyte / macrophage differentiation and the control of fibrosis in IBD.
He has previously been the Education Officer and a member of the Governing Board of the European Crohn’s and Colitis Organisation (ECCO). Before this he served as ECCO e-learning ambassador and chair of the ECCO Education Committee. He has also chaired working groups for the ECCO consensus on the management of Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. He is a member of the International Organisation of IBD (IOIBD)