Dr. Lawrence R. Schiller Elected President of the American College of Gastroenterology

Lawrence R. Schiller, MD, FACG, was elected as the 2011-2012 President of the American College of Gastroenterology, according to an ACG news release (pdf).

Dr. Schiller currently serves as the program director for the GI Fellowship at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas and practices at Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A. He received his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia in 1972, completed his internship and residency and served as chief resident, at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia. He completed his gastroenterology fellowship training at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Dallas and served as a Major in the U.S. Army as a physician from 1976-1978.

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