Dr. Genta is a gastrointestinal pathologist whose research is focused on the inflammatory conditions of the gastrointestinal tract. He is the chief for academic affairs at Inform Diagnostics, Irving, Texas. After leaving Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas to become the Director of the Pathology Department at the University of Geneva, Switzerland, he has maintained close collaborative relationships and is an Adjunct Professor in the Departments of Pathology and Medicine. After returning to Texas he has devoted most of his research efforts to patho-epidemiology, a novel discipline that uses large databases of clinical and histopathological data to detect and elucidate associations amongst gastrointestinal diseases. A major facet of his work includes the histopathology of eosinophilic diseases.