Dr. Lawrence J. Brandt
Dr. Lawrence J. Brandt is Professor of Medicine and Surgery at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and Emeritus Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology at Montefiore Medical Center in New Jersey. After receiving his M.D. degree from the State University of New York Health Sciences Center in Brooklyn, Brandt did his postgraduate medical education at Mount Sinai Hospital in Manhattan, and then served in the Army as a gastroenterology specialist. Among Brandt’s research interests and areas of expertise (since the 1990’s) is the use of fecal transplantation to treat chronic and recurring C. difficile infection.