Paul Rufo

Paul A. Rufo, MD, MMSc

Attending Physician; Director, Harvard Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-2962

  • Fax: 617-730-0494

Medical Services


  • Crohns Disease
  • Diarrheal Diseases
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis


  • Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition


  • English


  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center
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Experience and Education



Harvard College, 1985

Boston, MA

Medical School

University of Massachusetts Medical School, 1990

Worcester, MA


Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1990-1991

Baltimore, MD


Johns Hopkins Hospital, 1991-1993

Baltimore, MD

Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology

Boston Children's Hospital, 1994

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Completed Post-Doctoral in Cell Biology

Boston Children's Hospital, 1996

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Completed Pfizer Fellowship in Clinical Investigation

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, 2002

Boston, MA


  • Pediatric Gastroenterology


Development of novel treatments and diagnostic tools for the treatment of secretory or inflammatory intestinal diseases
Development of more novel approaches to the assessment and treatment of inflammatory bowel disease in children and adults.

Professional History

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at HMS.  I also serve as Program Director for the HMS Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.

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