Leslie J. Sandlow, MD

Title: Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Medical Education, Gastroenterologist
Company: University of Illinois College of Medicine
Location: Chicago, Illinois, United States

Leslie J. Sandlow, MD, Gastroenterologist and Emeritus Professor of Medicine and Medical Education at the University of Illinois College of Medicine, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in gastroenterology.

Drawing upon more than five decades in gastroenterology, Dr. Sandlow was bestowed with the honor of emeritus professor of medicine and medical education at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in 2010. Between 1990 and 2010, he served the institution in numerous capacities, including senior associate dean for Graduate and Continuing Medical Education, head of the Department of Medical Education and senior associate dean of Medical Education Affairs. Prior, Dr. Sandlow had also gained teaching experience at the University of Chicago and Chicago Medical School between 1963 and 1990. At the start of his career, he served the Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center from 1961 to 1973, rising from an intern to associate medical director.

Finding great success throughout the course of his career, Dr. Sandlow was the recipient of the Chicago Medical School Lifetime Achievement Award in 2020 and Portes Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award in 2018. The recipient of numerous grants, including one from the National Institutes of Health in 1988, he was also offered the AOA Faculty Award in 2007. To remain abreast of his industry, Dr. Sandlow maintains membership with the New York Academy of Sciences and American College of Physician Executives, as well as a fellowship with the American College of Gastroenterology. To attest to his legacy, Dr. Sandlow can also be found in editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who’s Who in Science and Engineering, Who’s Who in the Midwest and Who’s Who in the World.

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