Professor of Medicine
Brian E. Lacy, MD, PhD, FACG, is a Professor of Medicine and Senior Associate Consultant at Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL. Dr. Lacy's clinical and research interests focus on functional gastrointestinal and motility disorders, including IBS, functional dyspepsia, gastroparesis, chronic constipation, and gastroesophageal reflux disease. He has written six books for both health care providers and the lay public, including Healing Heartburn, Making Sense of IBS, and Functional and Motility Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract. He is the author or co-author of over 190 peer-reviewed publications. He was the co-chairman for the most recent Rome Committee functional bowel disorders group. He is a Board member of the Rome Foundation. He is the former Editor in Chief of the ACG journal, Clinical and Translational Gastroenterology. Dr. Lacy is the current Co-Editor in Chief of The American Journal of Gastroenterology.