Dr Lauren Beswick is a specialist gastroenterologist who has interests in both inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and hepatocellular carcinoma. She runs a private practice from Geelong Gastroenterology and is a consultant in the gastroenterology department at Geelong Hospital. She also leads the Geelong Gastroenterology capsule endoscopy service, the IBD service and the liver mass service at Barwon Health. In addition, Lauren is the medical curriculum convenor and senior lecturer at Deakin Medical School. She is also involved in active gastroenterology research currently in psychological approaches to IBD care and support.