UC San Diego physician-scientist Dr. Sheila E. Crowe has received a Distinguished Educator Award from the American Gastroenterological Association for her contributions as an educator, lecturer, and mentor throughout her career.
The award also recognizes Crowe for her work toward increasing public awareness of celiac disease. She directs the Adult Celiac Disease Clinic at UCSD’s Perlman Clinic. Dr. Crowe is also affiliated with the William K. Warren Medical Research Center for Celiac Disease.
Sheila E. Crowe, MD, AGAF, FRCPC, FACP, FACG, is professor of medicine and director of research in the Division of Gastroenterology. She joined the UC San Diego faculty in 2011.
The award is one of two such awards given by the American Gastroenterological Association this year.