Dr. David Morgan, Provincial Lead, Colonoscopy Quality Management Program
Dr. David Morgan is Head, Service of Gastroenterology, and Deputy Chief, Department of Medicine, at St. Joseph’s Healthcare in Hamilton. He also is on faculty at McMaster University.
Dr. Morgan is a previous president of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology and is currently the Vice-President of the Ontario Association of Gastroenterology.
His research interests include dyspepsia, including effects of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs. Other research has included colon cancer prevention with COX-2 specific inhibitors, and upper gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use.
He has published on topics such as gastrointestinal bleeding, quality of life in cancer care, use of proton pump inhibitors and the prevention of bleeding from gastrointestinal vascular lesions. Dr. Morgan has participated on several Canadian Association of Gastroenterology consensus panels related to topics such as colorectal cancer screening.