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Online Study: Cognitive Mediators of Bowel Discomfort Validation Study, Swinburne University, Australia, June 2018

The following study currently seeking men and women at least 18 years old in any country with chronic gastrointestinal conditions is a followup to an online study posted here on August 12, 2017.  The 2017 study is now closed to new volunteers. The current study has received institutional ethical approval. All information available to IBS …

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Online Study: Cognitive Mediators of Bowel Discomfort, Swinburne University, Australia, August 2017

The following study currently seeking men and women at least 18 years old with gastrointestinal conditions was received directly from the research team and is posted at their invitation. We are advised that the study has received institutional ethical approval. All information available to IBS Impact is below and at the study link. Please address …

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Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology Seeks 2014-15 Health Psychology Postdoctoral Fellow

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago is seeking applicants for a 2014-2015 health psychology postdoctoral fellowship in the Behavioral Medicine Service of the Division of Gastroenterology. This is a clinical position with research opportunities working with irritable bowel syndrome, inflammatory bowel disease and esophageal disorders. For the full description of necessary qualifications, responsibilities …

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Northwestern University Survey for Mental Health Professionals on Treating Gastrointestinal Conditions

The Center for Psychosocial Research In GI at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University in Chicago is an active center for research into gastrointestinal conditions like irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and other less commonly known digestive disorders. In particular, this research usually has focused on the psychosocial aspects of gastrointestinal …

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Guest Post for IBS Awareness Month: Stigma and Chronic Illness

This week’s guest blogger is Tiffany Taft, PsyD. of Oak Park Behavioral Medicine, LLC. and Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Taft and her partner in private practice, Stephanie Horgan, LCSW, work with adults and children with a range of chronic medical conditions, with a special interest and expertise in gastrointestinal disorders like IBS …

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UNC Online Chat: “The Role of the Psychologist” on January 10, 2012

The University of North Carolina Center for Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders has announced the next online chat in its “Evening with the Experts” series. It will take place Tuesday, January 10, 2012 from 8:00-10:00 p.m. Eastern time.  Stephan Weinland, PhD of the Center will be presenting on””The Role of the Psychologist” in regard to functional gastrointestinal …

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Online Chats with Experts in Functional Gastrointestinal and Motility Disorders

Many readers of this blog may not be aware of an excellent, unique resource offered by the University of North Carolina Center for Functional GI Disorders, which is one of the most renowned centers in the United States for treatment and research of IBS and other functional GI and motility disorders. The UNC is also …

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