Awarded to IBD clinicians, surgeons, researchers and/or academics with extraordinary track records of achievement, making exceptional and pioneering contributions that transform IBD care. Sherman Prize recipients are visionaries driven to solve IBD’s most difficult challenges whose work inspires future innovators.
Awarded to an IBD clinician, surgeon, researcher, academic, physician assistant, nursing professional or public health advocate who, while early in his or her career, has contributed to an advancement in his or her discipline and shows great promise for significant contributions in the future. Emerging Leader Prize recipients seek out new roles, challenge the status quo, and pursue experiences that test their leadership skills and support their future aspirations.
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine; Chief of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition; Co-Director of the Susan and Leonard Feinstein IBD Clinical Center; Director of the Marie and Barry Lipman IBD Preconception and Pregnancy Planning Clinic; Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY
Associate Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology; Director of GI Clinical Trials and Precision Medicine; Director of the Digestive Health Foundation BioRepository; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Assistant Professor of Medicine; Associate Program Director, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Fellowship Program; UNC Department of Medicine's Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of North Carolina School of Medicine at Chapel Hill, NC
Joseph B. Kirsner Professor of Medicine; Chief, Section of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; Co-Director, Digestive Diseases Center; University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL
Associate Director, Crohn's and Colitis Center and Director, Fecal Microbiota Transplant Program, Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
Professor of Medicine, Professor of Microbiology and Immunology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine; Director, Crohn’s & Colitis Center, University of Miami Health System, Miami, FL
Professor of Medicine, Clinical and Translational Science; Co-Director, UPMC IBD Center; Director, Translational IBD Research; UPMC Presbyterian Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
Professor of Medicine; Director, Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust IBD Center; Director, Susan and Leonard Feinstein IBD Center; Icahn School of Medicine, Mount Sinai, New York, NY
Director, Center for Regenerative Medicine and Surgery; Associate Professor of Colorectal Surgery, Digestive Disease Institute; Associate Professor of Inflammation and Immunity, Lerner Research Institute; Core Member in the Center for Immunotherapy, Cleveland Clinic, OH
Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology; Senior Scholar in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics; LDI Senior Fellow and Associate Director of the IBD Program, University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
Sherman Prize recipients have gone above and beyond, making unique and meaningful contributions in the fight to overcome IBD. Click on the honorees to see their inspiring stories.