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Brindusa Truta, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Female

Titles

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine

Centers & Institutes

  • Meyerhoff Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center

Expertise

Crohn's Disease, Gastroenterology, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Ulcerative Colitis

Research Interests

Crohn''s colitis, ulcerative colitis

Languages

  • English
  • Romanian

Memberships

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America

 

 

 

American Gastroenterological Association

 

 

 

 

 

Additional Resources +
  • Education +

    Training

    • University of California - San Francisco (San Francisco CA) (2012)
    • Babes Bolyai University (Cluj - Napoca ) (1998)
    • University of Medicine and Pharmacy Iuliu hatieganu (Cluj - Napola ) (1997)

    Residencies

    • St Mary's Hospital and Medical Center / Internal Medicine (San Francisco CA) (2007)
    • Cluj-Napoca Medical Center / Gastroenterology (Cluj - Napoca ) (2001)

    Fellowships

    • University of California San Francisco (San Francisco CA) (2011)
    • University of California San Francisco / Gastroenterology (San Francisco CA) (2010)
    • Phoenix VA Health Care System (Phoenix) / Gastroenterology (Phoenix AZ) (2008)

    Certifications

    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Gastroenterology (2011)
    • American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2007)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    Truta B, Li XD, Mahadevan U, Fisher ER, Chen YY, Grace K, Velayos F, Terdiman JP. Serologic Markers Associated with Development of Crohn's Disease after Ileal Pouch Anal Anastomosis for Ulcerative Colitis

    Digestive Disease Sciences Journal Dig Dis Sci DOI 10.1007/s10620-013-2866-8.

     

    Truta B, Chen YY, Blanco AM, Deng G, Conrad PG, Kim YH, Park ET, Kakar S, Kim YS, Velayos F, Sleisenger MH, Terdiman JP. Value of histology in identifying Lynch Syndromes among colorectal cancer patients diagnosed between 50 and 60 years of age. Familial Cancer Journal 2008; 7(3):267-74.

     

    Truta B, Allen BA, Conrad PG, Weinberg V, Miller GA, Pomponio R, Lipton LR, Guerra G, Tomlinson IPM, Sleisenger MH, Kim YS, Terdiman JP. A comparison of clinical and genetic characteristics of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis patients with and without a family history. Familial Cancer 2005; 4 (2):127-33.

     

    Velayos FS, Allen BA, Conrad PG, Gum J, Kakar S, Chung DC, Truta B, Sleisenger MH, Kim YS, Terdiman JP.Low rate of microsatellite instability in young patients with adenomas: Reassessing the Bethesda guidelines. Am J Gastroenterology 2005; 100: 1143-1149.

     

    Deng G, Bell I, Crawley S, Gum J, Terdiman JP, Allen B, Truta B, Sleisenger MH, Kim YS. High frequency of BRAF mutation in sporadic colorectal cancer with methylated hMLH1, but not in Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer. Clinical Cancer Research, 2004; 10: 191-5.

     

    Truta B, Allen BA, Conrad PG, Kim YS, Berk T, Gallinger S, Bapat B, Terdiman JP, Sleisenger MH. Genotype and phenotype of patients with both Familial Adenomatous Polyposis and thyroid carcinoma. Familial Cancer 2003; 2: 95-9.

     

    Zarski JP, Mc Hutchison J, Bronowicki JP, Sturm N, Garcia-Kennedy R, Hodaj E, Truta B, Wright T, Gish R. The rate of natural disease progression in patients with chronic hepatitis C. J Hepatol. 2003 Mar; 38(3): 307-14.

     

  • Academic Affiliations & Courses +

    Graduate Program Affiliation

    Johns Hopkins University of Medicine

    University of California, Davis, Sacramento

    Courses and Syllabi

     

    The 39th Annuals Topics in Gastroenterology and Hepato-Biliary Update Conference, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Nov 7, 2013.

     

    14th Annual Gastroenterology and Hepatology: Viva la Vida conference to be held March 11 – 14, 2014 at the Ritz-Carlton in San Juan, Puerto Rico. 

     

     

  • Activities & Honors +
  • Videos & Media +

    Video Links

    Lectures and Presentations

    Truta B. Pregnancy and Fertility Issues in IBD. The 39th Annuals Topics in Gastroenterology and Hepato-Biliary Update Conference, Johns Hopkins Medical School, Nov 7, 2013.

     Truta B. Early Cancer Detection in IBD potential role of water method. The 4th Colorectal Cancer Screening Symposium-New Developments. Sacramento VA Medical Center, March 16th, 2013.

     

    Truta B, Allen BA, Conrad PG, Weinberg V, Pomponio R, Lipton L, Guerra G, Tomlinson IPM, Sleisenger MH, Kim YS, Terdiman JP. A comparison of clinical and genetic characteristics of Familial Adenomatous Polyposis patients with and without a family history, presented at Digestive Disease Week, Orlando, Florida 2003.

     

    Truta B, Allen BA, Conrad PG, Terdiman JP, Kim YS. Genotype and phenotype of patients with both Familial Adenomatous Polyposis and Thyroid Carcinoma, presented at International Collaborative Group Hereditary Non-Polyposis Colorectal Cancer, Cleveland, September 2003.

     

    Recent News Articles & Media Coverage

    "Taking Baby Steps IBD and Pregnancy" Johns Hopkins Inside Track Newsletter -January 2014

  • Events +
  • Contact & Locations +

    Department/Division

    • Medicine - Gastroenterology and Hepatology

    For Research Inquiries Contact

    Brindusa Truta
    1830 E Monument Street
    Baltimore, MD 21205
    Telephone: 410 505 3147
    Fax: 410 614 0198

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