Trellus Health Co-Founder, Dr. Marla Dubinsky MD, Receives Uniting to Care & Cure Award from CCF
Trellus Health Co-Founder, Dr. Marla Dubinsky, MD, was recently honored with the 2021 Uniting to Care & Cure Award from the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation (CCF).
The award recognizes healthcare providers who have shown exceptional dedication to the Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) community of patients and caregivers, and for advancing the CCF mission to improve patient quality of life and find cures for IBD.
For over 13 years, Dr. Dubinsky has worked with the CCF to further these goals. She currently acts as the chair of the Foundation’s Pediatric Clinical Trials Task Force, which seeks to accelerate and expand the regulatory approval process for current and new therapies for children with IBD.
“Marla is very passionate about and strongly committed to ensuring the best possible care for children with IBD from the time of their diagnosis,” said CCF Chief Scientific Officer, Dr. Caren Heller, MD. “Her ability and status as a leader in the field makes her a great partner with the Foundation to advance our mission of improving the lives of patients, children, and adults living with these diseases.”