Practice Councillor

Peter Margolis, MD, AGAF
PRACTICE COUNCILLOR, AMERICAN GASTROENTEROLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (AGA)

 

Peter MargoPeter Margolislis, MD, AGAF, received his undergraduate degree from Connecticut College, New London, and his medical degree from The Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Brown University’s Rhode Island Hospital in Providence, and a fellowship in gastroenterology at Brown University. He is board certified in gastroenterology. Dr. Margolis is a gastroenterologist at University Gastroenterology, Providence, Rhode Island, on the board of directors of University Endoscopy Group and on the Digestive Health Physicians Association (DHPA) governing board.

Dr. Margolis’ expertise covers colon cancer screening and inflammatory bowel disease, as well as the administrative aspects of practice including developing integrative medical care and value-based payment systems.

Dr. Margolis has chaired the AGA Government Affairs Committee for the past four years, among other AGA roles. Dr. Margolis joined the AGA Institute governing board as practice councillor in June 2018.