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Bruce E. Sands, M.D. is the head of the Division of Gastroenterology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, NY.  He also serves as the Dr. Burrill B. Crohn’s Professor and Chief of Gastroenterology at Mount Sinai. Prior to joining Mount Sinai, Dr. Sands was Medical Co-Director of the Crohn’s & Colitis Center at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, where he also served as the hospital’s Acting Chief of the Gastrointestinal Unit as well as Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is a fellow of the American College of Gastroenterology and the American Gastroenterological Association and is reviewer for the New England Journal of Medicine. Dr. Sands received his medical degree at Boston University School of Medicine and completed a residency in internal medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.  He then completed clinical and research fellowships at the Massachusetts General Hospital. In 2001 Dr. Sands also earned a Master of Science in Epidemiology at Harvard School of Public Health.