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Cemal Yazici, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Home Phone: ​312-996-6651 Home Phone: 312-996-7598 Website: PubMed Website: Clinical Profile
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Biographical Info

Education History
Medical School: Trakya University School of Medicine – Turkey
Residency: Mercy Hospital & Medical Center – Chicago
Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago

Clinical Interest
Dr. Yazici specializes in pancreaticobiliary diseases with a specific focus on acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cysts and pancreatic cancer.

Research Interest
UIC is a minority serving research institution and African Americans and Hispanics form the majority of UIC’s patient population. Health disparities are in the center of Dr. Yazici’s clinical and translational research. Dr. Yazici previously investigated contribution of diet and gut microbiome to increased colorectal cancer burden in African Americans in Chicagoland area.

Dr. Yazici’s current research focuses on understanding how diet and gut microbiome modifies acute pancreatitis risk and severity in the context of health-care disparities.

Bibliography / Publication Website
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/cemal.yazici.1/bibliography/public/

CV

Categories: DOM – Gastroenterology and Hepatology – Faculty
Updated 11 months ago.

Current Fellows

Cemal Yazici, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Home Phone: ​312-996-6651 Home Phone: 312-996-7598 Website: PubMed Website: Clinical Profile
Photo of Cemal Yazici MD, MSc

Biographical Info

Education History
Medical School: Trakya University School of Medicine – Turkey
Residency: Mercy Hospital & Medical Center – Chicago
Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago

Clinical Interest
Dr. Yazici specializes in pancreaticobiliary diseases with a specific focus on acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cysts and pancreatic cancer.

Research Interest
UIC is a minority serving research institution and African Americans and Hispanics form the majority of UIC’s patient population. Health disparities are in the center of Dr. Yazici’s clinical and translational research. Dr. Yazici previously investigated contribution of diet and gut microbiome to increased colorectal cancer burden in African Americans in Chicagoland area.

Dr. Yazici’s current research focuses on understanding how diet and gut microbiome modifies acute pancreatitis risk and severity in the context of health-care disparities.

Bibliography / Publication Website
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/cemal.yazici.1/bibliography/public/

CV

Categories: DOM – Gastroenterology and Hepatology – Faculty
Updated 11 months ago.

Staff

Cemal Yazici, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Home Phone: ​312-996-6651 Home Phone: 312-996-7598 Website: PubMed Website: Clinical Profile
Photo of Cemal Yazici MD, MSc

Biographical Info

Education History
Medical School: Trakya University School of Medicine – Turkey
Residency: Mercy Hospital & Medical Center – Chicago
Fellowship: University of Illinois at Chicago

Clinical Interest
Dr. Yazici specializes in pancreaticobiliary diseases with a specific focus on acute and chronic pancreatitis, pancreatic cysts and pancreatic cancer.

Research Interest
UIC is a minority serving research institution and African Americans and Hispanics form the majority of UIC’s patient population. Health disparities are in the center of Dr. Yazici’s clinical and translational research. Dr. Yazici previously investigated contribution of diet and gut microbiome to increased colorectal cancer burden in African Americans in Chicagoland area.

Dr. Yazici’s current research focuses on understanding how diet and gut microbiome modifies acute pancreatitis risk and severity in the context of health-care disparities.

Bibliography / Publication Website
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/myncbi/cemal.yazici.1/bibliography/public/

CV

Categories: DOM – Gastroenterology and Hepatology – Faculty
Updated 11 months ago.

Affiliated Faculty

Waddah Alrefai, MD
Director of Collaborative Research
Associate Professor of Medicine

Pradeep Dudeja, PhD
Director of Scholarly Activities
Professor of Physiology in Medicine

Andrei Gartel, PhD
Associate Professor of Molecular Genetics

Ravinder Gill, PhD
Assistant Professor

Sam Grimaldo, PhD
Research Assistant Professor

Seema Saksena, PhD
Research Associate Professor

Jun Sun, PhD
Associate Professor