Carl V. Crawford, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Joan and Sanford I. Weill Department of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College. His work as internist focuses on gastroenterology.
Dr. Crawford received his medical degree from the Yale University School of Medicine after completing a Howard Hughes Medical Institute Research Fellowship there as well. He subsequently completed his internship and residency training in internal medicine at NewYork-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. He spent the following year studying the effects of dietary components in cancer prevention with support from the NIH. He then completed his fellowship in Gastroenterology and Hepatology at the Weill Cornell Campus.
The recipient of the Louis and Rudin Foundation Grant for the Study of Enteric Pathogens, Dr. Crawford has a special interest in the evaluation and management of enteric infections, including Clostridium difficile. He is currently involved in fecal microbiota transfers (FMT) or fecal transplant for refractory cases of CDI. In addition, he is involved in the evaluation and treatment of small bowel diseases using single balloon enteroscopy.Dr. Crawford’s Publications