Louis J Cohen, MD Email Louis Cohen
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Gastroenterology
- Hospital Affiliations
- Mount Sinai Beth Israel
- Mount Sinai Brooklyn
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Queens
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- Feinstein IBD Center 212-241-8100 212-241-8100
Louis J. Cohen, MD, is an Assistant Professor and practicing gastroenterologist in the Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology. His clinical interests focus on patients with inflammatory bowel disease and other inflammatory disorders of the bowel. He is a scientific advisor to the Hermansky Pudlak Syndrome Network to aid in the clinical care of patients with Hermansky Pudlak Syndrome throughout the US.
In addition to his medical degree, Dr. Cohen has a Masters in Translation Research from The Rockefeller University, in New York City where he studied in the laboratory of Dr. Sean Brady.
Dr. Cohen is an NIH-funded researcher whose basic science focus is on host-microbial interactions. His current clinical research trials can be found at http://icahn.mssm.edu/research-portal/clinical-trials and include a trial on the use of autologous stem cell transplant for the treatment of Crohn’s disease. His research has been published in a multitude of peer-reviewed journals and books and he is an internally and nationally invited lecturer and presenter.
For more, please read: Volatility of the Gut Microbiome Tied to IBD
Dr. Cohen is registered to provide telehealth services in Florida.
American Board of Internal Medicine
- Colon Polypectomy
- Crohn's Disease
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Upper GI Endoscopy
Drug Design and Discovery, Immune Deficiency, Immunology, Inflammation, Metabolomics, Molecular Biology, Mucosal Immunology, Opioid/Cannabinoid Receptors
MD, Tufts University School of Medicine
MS, Rockefeller University
Residency, Internal Medicine
Massachusetts General Hospital
Mount Sinai Hospital
Eric Lemmer Award
The Mount Sinai Hospital - Division of Gastroenterology
Alpha Omega Alpha
Autoimmunity, Autophagy, Bacterial Genetics, Cancer, Cellular Differentiation, Cellular Immunity, Computational Biology, Gene Discovery, Immune Deficiency, Immunology, Infectious Disease, Inflammation, Metabolomics, Molecular Biology, Mucosal Immunol
Autoimmunity, Autophagy, Bacterial Genetics, Cancer, Cellular Differentiation, Cellular Immunity, Computational Biology, Gene Discovery, Immune Deficiency, Immunology, Infectious Disease, Inflammation, Metabolomics, Molecular Biology, Mucosal Immunology, Opioid/Cannabinoid Receptors, Protein Structure/Function, Spectroscopy, Virulence Genes. Please visit the Cohen Laboratory.
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Cohen during 2020 and/or 2021. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
Industry-Sponsored Lectures: MSSM faculty occasionally give lectures at events sponsored by industry, but only if the events are free of any marketing purpose
- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
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