In this presentation, Frances Onyimba, MD, assistant professor of medicine and gastroenterologist, discusses the increased prevalence of GERD during the COVID-19 pandemic and whether PPIs are the best therapy, particularly with the threat of enteric infection.

Dr. Onyimba practices in Columbia and Downtown Baltimore. To refer a patient, call 410-328-5780 or email

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Frances Onyimba, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine