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American College of Physicians Names New EVP & CEO

The American College of Physicians (ACP) has appointed Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, FACP, to be the organization’s next Executive Vice President and Chief Executive Officer. The Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania, resident will assume the position of EVP and CEO of the largest medical specialty organization and the second-largest physician group in the United States on September 6, 2016. The selection was made after a national search and based on the recommendation from a search committee appointed by ACP’s Board of Regents.

Currently, Dr. Moyer is Professor of Medicine, Executive Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Medicine, Internal Medicine Residency Program Director and Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Her practice areas include primary care, HIV, and infectious diseases. She received the Temple University School of Medicine Women in Medicine Mentoring Award in 2012.

Dr. Moyer had been elected to serve as ACP’s President for one year with her term scheduled to begin on April 1, 2017. ACP will hold a special election for the position of President-elect within the next few weeks.

For more details on Dr. Moyer, read the full press release.

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