Prof. Dr. Sheila Krishnadath is works as a gastroenterologist at the university hospital of Antwerp and is a principal investigator at the University of Antwerp. She has a long-standing track record on translational research on esophageal diseases. Her work mainly focusses on Barrett’s esophagus and esophageal adenocarcinoma for which she has published in highly ranked journals and for which she was rewarded with several grants, including prestigious Awards of the EU.
Currently she is president of diseases of the esophagus. Her ambition is to support international research activities and to increase diversity in the broadest sense of the word.