Physician Profile

Thomas J. Devers, M.D.

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Site Director, Gastroenterology-Hepatology Fellowship Program
Office Locations:

UConn Health
Outpatient Pavilion, 6th Floor East
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Internal Medicine
  • Gastroenterology
  • Diplomate
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolSt. Bonaventure UniversityBiological Science
Medical SchoolJefferson Medical CollegeMedicine
InternshipUniversity of PennsylvaniaInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineInternal Medicine
ResidencyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineChief Resident of Medicine
FellowshipHospital of the University of PennsylvaniaNIH Fellow, Gastroenterology
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
FellowAmerican College of Physicians
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
Clinical Interests:

Markers of quality endoscopy

Research Interests:

Endoscopy, biliary tract disease, solubility of bilirubin in bile

Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Colorectal polyp prevention by daily aspirin use is abrogated among active smokers. Drew, David A; Goh, Gyuhyeong; Mo, Allen; Grady, James J; Forouhar, Faripour; Egan, Gretchen; Swede, Helen; Rosenberg, Daniel W; Stevens, Richard G; Devers, Thomas J. (2015). Cancer causes & control : CCC,

Cloning and variation of ground state intestinal stem cells. Wang, Xia; Yamamoto, Yusuke; Wilson, Lane H; Zhang, Ting; Howitt, Brooke E; Farrow, Melissa A; Kern, Florian; Ning, Gang; Hong, Yue; Khor, Chiea Chuen; Chevalier, Benoit; Bertrand, Denis; Wu, Lingyan; Nagarajan, Niranjan; Sylvester, Francisco A; Hyams, Jeffrey S; Devers, Thomas; Bronson, Roderick; Lacy, D Borden; Ho, Khek Yu; Crum, Christopher P; McKeon, Frank; Xian, Wa. (2015). Nature, 7555, (522), 173-8.

A case of primary colonic small-cell carcinoma arising in a patient with long-standing ulcerative colitis. Marchioni Beery, Renée M; Devers, Thomas J; Clement, Jessica M. (2014). Gastrointestinal cancer research : GCR, 3-4, (7), 119-22.

HD chromoendoscopy coupled with DNA mass spectrometry profiling identifies somatic mutations in microdissected human proximal aberrant crypt foci. Drew, David A; Devers, Thomas J; O'Brien, Michael J; Horelik, Nicole A; Levine, Joel; Rosenberg, Daniel W. (2014). Molecular cancer research : MCR, 6, (12), 823-9.

Nanoproteomic analysis of extracellular receptor kinase-1/2 post-translational activation in microdissected human hyperplastic colon lesions. Drew, David A; Devers, Thomas; Horelik, Nicole; Yang, Shi; O'Brien, Michael; Wu, Rong; Rosenberg, Daniel W. (2013). Proteomics, 9, (13), 1428-36.