Mark Silverberg, MD, PhD, FRCPC
Dr. Mark Silverberg graduated from the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine in 1992 and completed his internal medicine and gastroenterology training there in 1997. He then completed a PhD studying the genetics of inflammatory bowel disease in 2002 at the Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute (Lunenfeld) of Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH). He is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto, a clinician-scientist in the SLRI and a practicing gastroenterologist in the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Group at MSH.
Dr. Silverberg’s medical practice is devoted to the care of patients with IBD and IBD makes up the majority of his clinical work. He participates in clinical trials and clinical observational research studies in IBD. He is also heavily engaged in training physicians and other allied health staff about the management of IBD.
He is the co-chair of the Canadian GI Fellows Program in IBD and the Program Director of the Advanced IBD Fellowship at MSH. Fellows and students come from around the world to train in this program with the MSH IBD Group