Dr. J Rimola is a radiologist who sub-specializes in abdominal and gastrointestinal imaging. He is a member of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease unit directed by Dr. Julian Panés in Barcelona. He has had a leading role in the application of cross-sectional imaging techniques to the study of Crohn’s disease, development and validation of activity indices, and implementation of MRE and pelvic MRI in multicentric clinical studies. He participated in the ECCO-ESGAR guidelines elaboration and in different other expert consensus and recommendations document.