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Meet the Atlantic Provinces Chapter Governor-elect

Atlantic Provinces Chapter

Congratulations to the Atlantic Provinces Chapter Governor-Elect Designee, David R. Anderson, MD, FACP. Our new Governor-elect Designee will do a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2016. As Governor, Dr. Anderson will serve as the official representative of the College for the Atlantic Provinces Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. In the meantime, Dr. Anderson will be working closely with Dr. Bursey (the current Governor) and College staff to learn about the College and his duties as Governor. To learn more about Dr. Anderson, feel free to read his bio below.


David R. Anderson, MD, FACP

Dr. Anderson

EDUCATION: MD Dalhousie University 1983

POST DOCTORAL TRAINING: Internal Medicine - Dalhousie University 1987, Hematology - McMaster University 1989

CERTIFICATION: FRCPC Internal Medicine and Hematology

PRESENT POSITION: Head/Chief Department of Medicine Dalhousie University and Capital Health, Halifax NS. Professor of Medicine, Dalhousie University

ACP CHAPTER INVOLVEMENT AND LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES: Presenter at Atlantic Chapter Provinces ACP continuing education sessions.

OTHER APPOINTMENTS/ACTIVITIES: ACP Fellow since 2012

AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE: Venous thromboembolism, Blood Transfusion, Hematology