Clinical Associate ProfessorMedicine Division of GastroenterologyFaculty Information Biography Dr. Beymer is board certified in adult gastroenterology. His interests include early detection and management of Barrett's esophagus, prevention of esophageal and colorectal cancers, and care of patients with inflammatory bowel diseases. His clinical procedural focus is on advanced therapeutic endoscopy including pancreaticobiliary endoscopy (ERCP), advanced endoscopic imaging to detect early gastrointestinal cancers, and endoscopic stenting. He is an associate professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Washington, with over twenty years of clinical experience. He primarily sees patients at the Puget Sound VA Medical Center in Seattle. Board Certifications: Gastroenterology, 2002, American Board of Internal Medicine Education & Training: Teaching AppointmentUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine 2012 Teaching AppointmentUniversity of Arizona School of Medicine Fellowship in GastroenterologyUniversity of Washington2002 Residency in Internal MedicineUniversity of Washington1993 Internship in Internal MedicinePresbyterian/St. Luke Medical Center1991 Residency in OtolaryngologyUniversity of Colorado HSC1989 Internship in SurgeryUniversity of Colorado HSC1989 Master in Public HealthUniformed Services University (USUHS)1988 Medical EducationUniformed Services University (USUHS)1988 Research & Clinical Interests Clinical Interests: Gastroenterology (Digestive) Hospital Medicine Publications PubMed: PubMed BibliographyPublications: Beymer CH, Quock RM. *Molindone: An apomorphine antagonist in the rabbit. Communications in Psychopharmacology 1977; 1:385-392. Beymer CH, Kowdley KV, Larson AM, Edmonson P, Dellinger EP, Flum DR. Prevalence and predictors of asymptomatic liver disease in patients undergoing gastric bypass surgery. Archives of Surgery 2003; 138: 1240-1244. Schwartz JM, Beymer CH, Althaus SJ, Larson AM, Zaman A, Glickerman DJ, Kowdley KV. Clinical consequences of increased pulmonary artery pressure following transjugular intrahepatic portosystemic shunting. Journal of Clinical Gastroenterology 2004; 38:590-594.