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Geoffrey Nguyen

Senior Adjunct Scientist (Full Status)

ICES Affiliation
  • ICES Central
  • Chronic Disease & Pharmacotherapy Research Program

416-586-4800 Ext. 2819


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  • PhD, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • MD, Johns Hopkins University

Research Focus

  • Gastrointestinal disorders

Other Affiliations

  • Professor, Department of Medicine and Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto
  • Clinician Scientist, Mount Sinai Hospital

Recent ICES Grants

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Young Investigator Award

    2015: Awarded to Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen. This award recognizes outstanding contributions to gastroenterology through basic and/or clinical research by a young investigator.

  • CIHR New Investigator Award

    2012-2017: Awarded to Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen for "Clinical management and long-term outcomes of venous thromboembolism in inflammatory bowel disease: a population-based assesment."

  • CIHR New Investigator Award

    2010-2011: Awarded to Dr. Geoffrey Nguyen for "Prevalence of asymptomatic venous thrombosis in hospitalized inflammatory bowel disease patients and screening strategies for their early detection."

Recent ICES Publications

Inflammatory bowel disease increases the risk of venous thromboembolism in children: a population-based matched cohort study

Kuenzig ME, Bitton A, Carroll MW, Kaplan GG, Otley AR, Singh H, Nguyen GC, Griffiths AM, Stukel TA, Targownik LE, Jones JL, Murthy SK, McCurdy JD, Bernstein CN, Lix LM, Peña-Sánchez JN, Mack DR, Jacobson K, El-Matary W, Dummer TJB, Fung SG, Spruin S, Nugent Z, Tanyingoh D, Cui Y, Filliter C, Coward S, Siddiq S, Benchimol EI; Canadian Gastro-Intestinal Epidemiology Consortium. J Crohns Colitis. 2021; Jun 27 [Epub ahead of print]. DOI: