Adam S. Cheifetz, MD, AGAF, FACG

Medical Consultant


Dr. Cheifetz acts as a consultant for projects focusing on diseases of the gastrointerstinal tract and, particularly, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). His input is consistent with Biomodels’ philosophy of developmental continuity from animals to humans. He is involved in multiple research projects relating to IBD and has published over 50 articles and chapters on the subject. Dr. Cheifetz is currently the Director of the Center for Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School. He graduated from Brown University before earning his M.D. from Cornell University Medical College. Dr. Cheifetz completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Yale-New Haven Hospital and his fellowship in Gastroenterology at Yale University before serving as the Present-Levinson Fellow in Inflammatory Bowel Disease at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City.