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Message to Dr. Rubin’s Patients Related to COVID-19 Boosters

Dear Friends and Patients, I hope this message finds you well. Please excuse the group nature of this message, but I did want to reach out with the latest update about COVID-19, and vaccinations. If you want to skip right to the booster info, scroll down to #5 below....

Tweetorial to Provide Updates on COVID-19 for Patients with IBD

View Twitter Thread To watch me deliver the full lecture and view the presentation, click here. I recently gave a lecture about COVID-19 and vaccination with specific information for patients with IBD. This lecture was recorded on July 21st, before the CDC issued...

SARS Vaccine and IBD Tweetorial Summary from December 1

SARS Vaccine and IBD Tweetorial Summary from December 1 David T. Rubin View Twitter Thread Here are my thoughts and a few updates about SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, and also about important implications for our IBD patients. Development of multiple SARS-CoV-2 vaccines in the...

Three waves of Illness from the COVID-19 Pandemic

By David T. Rubin, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago Medicine I've been thinking about what comes next, and how can we get ahead of this, and propose the following for consideration. I believe that there will be three waves of illness from the...

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Message to Dr. Rubin’s Patients Related to COVID-19 Boosters

Dear Friends and Patients, I hope this message finds you well. Please excuse the group nature of this message, but I did want to reach out with the latest update about COVID-19, and vaccinations. If you want to skip right to the booster info, scroll down to #5 below....

SARS Vaccine and IBD Tweetorial Summary from December 1

SARS Vaccine and IBD Tweetorial Summary from December 1 David T. Rubin View Twitter Thread Here are my thoughts and a few updates about SARS-CoV-2 vaccines, and also about important implications for our IBD patients. Development of multiple SARS-CoV-2 vaccines in the...

Pregnancy in the Setting of the SARS-CoV-2 Pandemic

By David T. Rubin, MD, Professor of Medicine, University of Chicago Medicine Dear Colleagues, A lot of concern has recently come up regarding pregnancy in the setting of the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic. Here are some key points I found on this issue: Pregnancy is a state of...

What Can We Do To Prevent COVID-19?

Click here for the full video discussing the use of COVID-19 vaccines to prevent COVID-19 infections in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

IBD Drive Time: Dr. David Rubin, MD, on Ozanimod in Ulcerative Colitis

Click here to listen to Dr. Rubin speak with colleagues and IBD Drive Time hosts Raymond Cross, MD and Millie Long, MD on using newly-approved ozanimod in treating ulcerative colitis.

How IBD Can Affect Patients’ Career and School Choices

IBD, perhaps more than other chronic illnesses, can have a definite impact on a patient’s career choices and school performance. Therefore, I have definitely seen patients make decisions that are affected by their IBD. However, more often, I’ve seen patients overcome...

Trial by Data: Chronic Disease & Data

Listen to Dr. Rubin featured on a podcast by Litmus Health, Trial by Data, exploring data-driven technologies and strategies shaping the future of clinical trials. Dr. Rubin talks about the importance of optimism in patient care and his own clinical trial using...

Dr. Rubin Taps in on “IBD Community Throwing Elbows Over Value of TDM” in Gastroenterology and Endoscopy News

Dr. Mark Silverberg, Dr. David T Rubin, Dr. Laura Targownik, and Dr. Charabaty excitingly discuss why IBD specialists are divided on the topic of therapeutic drug monitoring (TDM). “If the drug is going to work but isn’t present in the body, it doesn’t do its job,”...

How UC Affects Your Sex Life

Many people with Ulcerative Colitis wonder whether it’s possible to have a satisfying sex life. Dr. David Rubin discusses how to address the situation with your physician and partner. Read more here.