Amanda Pressman, MD

Amanda Pressman, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

DIrector: Women's Gastroenterological Health Training

Director: Program in Pelvic Floor Disorders

Phone: 401-793-5700

Email: [email protected]

Academic Interests:

My research and clinical interests are focused on Hepatitis B in pregnancy, HCC surveillance in post-partum patients with Hepatitis B. They also include the development of curricula for standardization and teaching of functional GI disorders, including Fecal Incontinence/ Dyssynergic Defecation. There are research at the Program for Pelvic Floor Disorders, as well.

Selected Publications:

1. Bharucha AE, Dorn SD, Lembo A, Pressman A. American Gastroenterological
Association Medical Position Statement on Constipation. Gastroenterology. 2013

2. Joseph DiMase, Amanda Pressman, Seth Asser. Screening colonoscopy in the
underserved population: report of the first year of a no-cost colorectal cancer screening
program for the underserved in Rhode Island. American Journal of Gastroenterology,
July 2011;106(7):1193-5

3. Jeffrey Cloud, Laura Noddin, Amanda Pressman, Mary Hu and Ciaran Kelly.
Clostridium difficile NaP-1 Strain Is Not Associated with Severe Disease in a Non-
Epidemic Setting. Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology, August 2009; 7 (8):868-

4. Amanda Pressman and Joseph DiMase. Screening Colonoscopy in the Underserved
Population. Medicine and Health, Rhode Island, August 2009; 92(8): 283-4.