Gastrodiet 2017

Professor Peter Gibson

Peter Gibson is Professor and Director of Gastroenterology at The Alfred and Monash University. From a background of research in epithelial cell biology, he how is actively involved in a large program of translational research and has active clinical interests in inflammatory bowel disease, coeliac disease and irritable bowel syndrome.

A major focus of his work is the use of diet to control gut symptoms and influence outcomes in chronic intestinal conditions. He is a Past-President of the Gastroenterological Society of Australia and was awarded the Distinguished Research Prize by them in 2010.