Andrew Chan


Name: Andrew T. Chan MD, MPH

Academic Affiliations: Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases and Professor of Epidemiology Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health; Physician, Division of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital

Discipline: Gastroenterology

Scientific Interests:

  1. The role of aspirin in the prevention of colorectal cancer and other cancers
  2. The role of the gut microbiome in colorectal cancer and other chronic gastrointestinal diseases, including inflammatory bowel disease and diverticulitis
  3. The role of diet and lifestyle in colorectal cancer and other chronic gastrointestinal cancers

Declaration of Conflicts of Interest:

I received consultant Bayer and Pfizer, Inc.

I received grant support for investigator-initiated research from:

  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
  • Bayer AG