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Barbara H Jung - Gastroenterology

Barbara H. Jung, MD


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Barbara Jung, MD has joined the University of Illinois at Chicago as Division Chief of Gastroenterology and Hepatology. Her clinical expertise includes diagnosis and management of patients at increased risk for GI cancers to include but not limited to Lynch and polyposis syndromes. As part of her interest, she is spearheading a clinical and tissue registry, to answer questions pertaining to high risk GI cancer conditions. In addition, Dr. Jung has an active basic science laboratory studying the mechanisms of colon cancer progression and metastasis, as well as potential biomarkers to predict treatment outcomes. Dr. Jung also received the Thomas J. Layden Endowed Professorship in Digestive and Liver Diseases. 

Gender : Female
Language : English, French, German

Specialties & Services

  • Colon and Rectal Cancer
  • Gastroenterology


Outpatient Care Center, Suite 1B

1801 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Fellowship: University of California
  • Internship: University of California
  • Medical School: Ludwig-Maximilians University
  • Residency: University of California