Dr. Remo Panaccione

Gastroenterologist · Ulcerative Colitis · Crohn's Disease · Calgary, Alberta
  • 229 Publications

Remo Panaccione, MD, FRCPC is an internationally recognized researcher and expert in IBD diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Panaccione's research is focused on the implementation and performance of clinical trials and on identifying new targets to develop novel IBD treatments. For his significant contributions to the IBD field, Dr. Panaccione was awarded the Finkelstein Award, the highest honor awarded by Crohn’s and Colitis Canada. He was also elected member of the International Organization of Inflammatory Bowel Disease recognizing the top experts in the field and ranked in the top ten IBD experts in the world by Expertscape. In addition, Dr. Panaccione was also awarded the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology Visiting Professor for 2016-2017. He is a dedicated educator, having presented at over 175 lectures across North America in the past 5 years.

“We have come a long way in the past 10 or 15 years in our understanding of UC and having additional treatments available has made a large positive impact on the lives of patients and their families. One of the major objectives of research now is to find treatments that are precise in their action, not only for the disease but also for the patient."
-Dr. Remo Panaccione

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University of calgary

Director of Research, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, July 2010

University of Calgary · 2010 - Present

University of calgary

Professor of Medicine

University of Calgary · 1999 - Present

University of calgary

Director, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Unit

University of Calgary · 1999 - Present

The Cumming School of Medicine at the University of Calgary leads the nation in multiple research fields, including brain and mental health, chronic diseases and cardiovascular sciences. The University of Calgary works in partnership with the O’Brien Institute of Public Health, an interdisciplinary team of over 400 members who collaborate in order to describe, design, and suggest improvements to the entire healthcare system. The mission of the Institute is to ensure that the knowledge discovered in health research is implemented in new healthcare models and health policies, benefiting patients and their families across the nation.


University of western ontario

Medical Degree

University of Western Ontario · 1993


Dr. Remo Panaccione has been involved in 229 publications. View publications ›


Dr. Remo Panaccione is affiliated with University of Calgary: The Gastrointestinal Research Group at 3280 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N 4Z6, Canada.