Dr. Garman is a practicing gastroenterologist with clinical focus on luminal GI disease. As PI for the Duke Gastroenterology Tissue Repository, Dr. Garman collaborates with groups performing translational gastrointestinal research in cancer diagnostics and inflammatory bowel disease. In addition to her research interests, Dr. Garman is an advocate for women’s leadership in gastroenterology, and has co-chaired the AGA’s Women’s Leadership Conference in 2016 and 2017. Dr. Garman also has an interest in health and wellness of the endoscopist and is a member of the AGA’s Ergonomics Task Force. She is proud to be included in the 2017-2018 AGA Future Leader’s Class.