Jacques Van Dam MD PhD

Dr.Jacques Van Dam is a professor of medicine at the University of Southern California and director of clinical gastroenterologyat the USC University Medical Center.Dr. Van Dam’s areas of expertise include pancreatic, esophageal, gastric and colorectal cancer. Dr. Van Dam’s clinical expertise is in diagnostic and therapeutic endoscopy, advanced interventional endoscopy, and advanced endoscopic imaging including microendoscopy and optical biopsy.

Dr. Van Dam completed his Doctor ofMedicine and PhD in physiology and biophysics from Georgetown University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School and attained fellowship in Gastroenterology in Beth Israel Hospital, Harvard Medical School.Dr. Van Dam also completed advanced fellowship interventional/therapeutic gastrointestinal endoscopy at The Cleveland Clinic Foundation. He received advanced leadership training in the Stanford Physician Leadership Development Program at Stanford University.