Joel Heidelbaugh, MD, FAAFP

Associate Professor (Clinical Track), Departments of Family Medicine and Urology, Ypsilanti Health Center

Assembly Session – Gastrointestinal: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) and Dyspepsia: Evidence-Based Update, CME049, CME050; Gastrointestinal: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS): Evidence-Based Approach, CME055, CME056

Dr. Heidelbaugh is a family physician in the departments of family medicine and urology at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, MI. He has taught for 15 years and currently serves as the M3 Clerkship Director. His specialty topics include men's health and gastrointestinal disorders. He is the lead author on the University of Michigan Clinical Guideline for gastroesophageal reflux disease, and is on the American Gastroenterological Association guideline panel for irritable bowel syndrome. He currently serves on the editorial board of the Primary Care Clinics in Office Practice and the Journal of Men's Health, among many other national and international committees and foundations. He believes that increasing awareness and education of gastrointestinal and men's health issues is an important medical trend.