Elizabeth J. Videlock, MD

Elizabeth J. Videlock, MD



Dr. Videlock grew up in Philadelphia and earned a BS in chemistry from Yale University. She studied medicine at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA. Dr. Videlock began her research career in the field of the gut-brain axis during medical school under the mentorship of Dr. Lin Chang in the UCLA G. Oppenheimer Center for Neurobiology of Stress and Resilience.

She then trained in internal medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. Dr. Videlock returned to UCLA for her gastroenterology fellowship as a Specialty Training and Advanced Research (STAR) fellow. Through the STAR program, Dr. Videlock completed a PhD in the laboratory of Charalabos "Harry" Pothoulakis with co-mentorship from Dr. Chang. Her doctoral research used translational and cell culture approaches to study peripheral molecular changes in IBS.

Dr. Videlock joined the UCLA Vatche and Tamar Manoukian Division of Digestive Diseases faculty in 2019. Her laboratory is within the UCLA Center for Inflammatory Bowel Diseases.


Medical Board Certifications

Gastroenterology, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2017
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012


UCLA School of Medicine, 2016


Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr-East Campus, 2012


Beth Israel Deaconess Med Ctr-East Campus, 2010


UCLA School of Medicine, PhD, 2019
UCLA School of Medicine, MD, 2009

Hospital Affiliations

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center


  • Young Investigators Forum, Federation of Neurogastroenterology and Motility - 2016
  • National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Program - 2015
  • The Barbara and Joel Marcus Seed Grant Award, UCLA GI Fellowship - 2015
  • Abstract Travel Award, 2015 James W. Freston Single Topic Conference, A Renaissance in the Understanding and Management of IBS. American Gastroenterological Association - 2015