Audrey H. Calderwood

Assistant Professor

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AB, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

MD, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL

MS, Boston University School of Public Health

Internal Medicine Residency, University of Chicago and Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Fellowship in Gastroenterology, Boston Medical Center

General Field of Work:

Colorectal cancer prevention; colonoscopy outcomes; bowel preparation

Affiliations other than medicine:

Section of Gastroenterology

Contact information:

Office: 85 East Concord Street, 7th Floor

Phone: 617-638-8211

Fax: 617-639-6529

Other content:

The Boston Bowel Preparation Scale Educational Program


Colorectal cancer prevention; colonoscopy outcomes; health services research

Summary of academic interest:

Dr. Calderwood’s clinical interests include general gastroenterology and the care of patients with inflammatory bowel disease and high-risk cancer syndromes. Her research interests include colorectal cancer prevention, quality in colonoscopy, and health services research in gastroenterology. She has led research studies on the validation of The Boston Bowel Preparation Scale, a scale designed for use in describing bowel cleanliness, as well as educational interventions to improve bowel preparation for patients. She has also evaluated predictors of adherence with surveillance colonoscopy and racial differences in adenoma formation.

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