Ali Rezaie, MD
Disclosures: Speakers Bureau-Valeant, Synergy

Ali Rezaie, MD, MSc, is the medical director of the GI Motility Program at Cedars-Sinai, Los Angeles. He is an epidemiologist and has advanced training in gastrointestinal motility disorders and also inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD). His research focuses on irritable bowel syndrome, small intestinal bacterial overgrowth, gut microbiome and GI motility disorders of IBD patients. Dr. Rezaie has published more than 60 peer-reviewed papers that have been cited over 5,000 times. Rezaie has been awarded multiple grants, including the prestigious Canadian Institutes of Health Research fellowship grant and an ACG grant. Rezaie also serves as the Director of Bioinfomatics at Medically Associated Science and Technology (MAST) program at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He also serves as the associate editor of journal of Digestive Diseases and Sciences.