Sonia Kupfer

Dr Sonia Kupfer is an adult gastroenterologist with clinical and research interests in inherited gastrointestinal cancers and colorectal cancer disparities. She serves as Director of the Gastrointestinal Cancer Risk and Prevention clinic at the University of Chicago.

She graduated from Yale University and completed her medical training including a Chief Residency and Gastroenterology fellowship at the University of Chicago. She holds two grants from the National Institute of Health to study colorectal cancer disparities.

Sonia has served as co-director of several national clinical genetics conferences and is a core faculty member in the City of Hope cancer genetics educational program.

She is Past-President of the Collaborative Group of the Americas on Inherited Gastrointestinal Cancer. In 2017, Sonia was awarded the Division of Biological Sciences Diversity and Inclusion Junior award and the Joseph B. Kirsner Mentorship Award. In 2019, she was awarded the AGA Young Investigator Award.

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