Samuel Kallus MD, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Gastroenterology and Liver Diseases, Department of Medicine.
Dr. Kallus is a board certified graduate from Georgetown University Hospital’s Internal Medicine Residency program. After completing his Bachelor of Science from McGill University in Montreal, he received his Medical Doctorate from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, in New York. Dr. Kallus was Chief Medical Resident at the Washington DC Veteran Affairs Medical Center and then successfully completed his Gastroenterology Fellowship at Georgetown University Hospital. During his last year of Fellowship, he also served as the Chief Gastroenterology Fellow. He is licensed in the District of Columbia.
His interests include Inflammatory Bowel Disease (Crohn’s disease and Ulcerative Colitis), disorders of the esophagus, stomach, small bowel and colon. Dr. Kallus’ other interests include optimizing systems approaches to complex medical issues and improving communication among the patient centered healthcare team. His experience at the National Patient Safety round table in Telluride, CO further enhanced his motivation to further develop and accept patient safety in his practice.
He has served on numerous councils for Patient Safety and quality improvement both in the DC area and broader mid-Atlantic region.
He has numerous publications, abstracts, and posters that have presented at National Conferences. He is a member of the American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, and American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.