Additional Resources

For more information on Inflammatory Bowel Diseases or the Microbiome see:

University of Chicago IBD Center

Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation

American Gastroenterological Association

Microbiome Center and Microbiome Medicine Program

NIDDK Sponsored P30 Partnering Institutes

Chicago Center for Diabetes Translation Research (CCDTR)

The mission of the CCDTR is to improve the lives of people with diabetes and people at risk for diabetes through innovative, high-impact research. The CCDTR provides support to investigators in three areas of expertise: Health Disparities and Community Based Participatory Research, Outcomes Improvement, and Quantitative Analysis. For more information about these resources see:

University of Chicago Diabetes Research and Training Center (DRTC)

The mission of the DRTC is to create an environment that supports basic research in diabetes and endocrinology. The DRTC provides support in three areas of expertise including: the Islet Cell Biology Core, the Molecular Biology and Genetics Core, and the Animal Models and Physiology Core. For more information and to contact these cores see:

Links to Digestive Disease Funding Agencies (RFP announcements) 


The Office of Naval Research