Daniel K. Podolsky Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School
Andrew T. Chan, MD, MPH is a gastroenterologist, the Daniel K. Podolsky Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases at Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Chief of the Clinical and Translational Epidemiology Unit at Massachusetts General Hospital, Director of Epidemiology at the MGH Cancer Center, and co-leader of the Cancer Epidemiology Program of the Dana-Farber Harvard Cancer Center. Through contributions ranging from clinical trials to population epidemiology, Dr. Chan’s research focuses on the role of aspirin, diet, lifestyle, and screening for prevention and treatment of gastrointestinal cancers through molecular approaches linked with epidemiologic data. He is supported as an Outstanding Investigator of the NCI and several awards from NCI, NIA, and NIDDK. He is a member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation and the Association of American Physicians and an American Cancer Society Clinical Research Professor.