Ryan C Ungaro, MD Email Ryan Ungaro
- ASSISTANT PROFESSOR | Medicine, Gastroenterology
- Hospital Affiliations
- The Mount Sinai Hospital
- Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West
- Feinstein IBD Clinical Center 212-241-8100 212-241-8100
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Dr. Ryan Ungaro is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Dr. Ungaro received his undergraduate degree from Wesleyan University and his medical degree from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha and with Distinction in Research. He completed his internal medicine training and served as chief resident at the Mount Sinai Medical Center then went on to complete fellowship training in gastroenterology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and served as chief gastroenterology fellow. Dr. Ungaro received training in translational inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) research as a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellow and completed a Masters in Biostatistics and Clinical Research Methods at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health.
Dr. Ungaro specializes in the care of patients with ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. He is Director of the Comprehensive Care for the Recently Diagnosed IBD Patient (COMPASS-IBD) Program at the Susan and Leonard Feinstein IBD Clinical Center. This program provides interdisciplinary care for recently diagnosed inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) patients. His research focuses on understanding early IBD including the impact of early intervention on IBD outcomes and precision medicine approaches to improve risk stratification and optimization of therapy for recently diagnosed IBD patients. His work is supported by an NIH K23 Career Development Award and a Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Career Development Award. Dr. Ungaro is on the staff of contributors for the Gastroenterology Selected Summaries Section and is a member of national committees including the AGA Research Awards Panel and the Rising Educators Academics and Clinicians Helping IBD (REACH-IBD) Committee of the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation. He has received various distinctions including being selected for the AGA Future Leaders Program, the Eric R. Lemmer Memorial Award and the Cullman Family Award for Excellence in Physician Communication.
American Board of Internal Medicine
- Antibiotic-Associated Colitis-C Difficile
- Celiac Disease
- Colon Polypectomy
- Colon Polyps
- Crohn's Disease
- Flexible Sigmoidoscopy
- Inflammatory Bowel Disease
- Ulcerative Colitis
- Upper GI Endoscopy
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
MS, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Residency, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount sinai Immunotherapy Fellowship
New York Super Doctors Rising Stars
American Gastroenterological Association Future Leaders Program
Mount Sinai Department of Medicine Advisory Board Award
Eric R. Lemmer Memorial Award
Mount Sinai Division of Gastroenterology
Mount Sinai KL2 Scholars Awards for Clinical and translational Research Career Development Awards
Poster of Distinctions, Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Advances in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Conference
Distinguished Poster Award
New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (NYSGE) Annual Course
National GI Jeopardy Competition Champion
American College of Gastroenterology (ACG)
Burrill B. Crohn Research Foundation Research Grant
Best Abstract Award
Mount Sinai Department of Medicine Research Day
The Silver Apple Teaching Award
Mount Sinai Internal Medicine Residency
Mount Sinai Distinction in Research Award
Mount Sinai Milton C. Engel Prize in Geriatric Medicine
Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
Phi Beta Kappa
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Below are financial relationships with industry reported by Dr. Ungaro during 2019 and/or 2020. Please note that this information may differ from information posted on corporate sites due to timing or classification differences.
- Eli Lilly and Company
- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
- Pfizer Inc.
- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited
Other activities: Examples include, but are not limited to, committee participation, data safety monitoring board (DSMB) membership
- AbbVie Inc.
- Boehringer Ingelheim Corporation
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