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The ballots for the current Governors-elect election have been
mailed. The voting membership (Masters, Fellows, Members, and
Resident/Fellow Members with an electdate of 8/1/2012 or earlier)
can vote via online (www.directvote.net/ACP/) or
mail-in ballot. You will need your mailed ballot with your
ACP Member Number and Election Passcode in order to make a
vote. Below are the bios and vision statements of the
candidates that are running in this election. Online voting began
on September 3, 2014 and ends on November 5, 2014 at 11:59 PM
Eastern. Please be sure to vote!
For replacement ballots and election customer service, e-mail
or call toll-free 1 866 909 3549, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00
p.m. Central. For general election information, you may email
Evelyn James, Governor
Election Coordinator, or call her at 215 351 2699.
EDUCATION: BSc 1966 Bombay University, Bombay, India MBBS 1971
LTM Medical College, Bombay University
POST DOCTORAL TRAINING: Internships: 1971-1972 LTM Medical
College, 1972-1973 Lower Bucks Hospital, Bristol, Pennsylvania,
Residency Internal Medicine: Episcopal Hospital/Temple University
Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 1974-1977, Chief Resident Episcopal
Hospital/Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 1976-1977
PRESENT POSITION: Internal Medicine - Beebe Medical Group,
ACP CHAPTER INVOLVEMENT AND LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES: 2014 Delaware
Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting, Governor's Advisory Council, ACP
Executive Committee, Delaware Chapter Education Committee, Program
Committee, Awards Committee Co-Chair (with Dr. Saberi), Lower Shore
Symposium Instructor, Downstate Summer Rotation Medical Student
OTHER APPOINTMENTS/ACTIVITIES: Elected Fellow in 2000, Chapter
Laureate 2008, Leadership Day, Washington DC Legislators 2004, 2006
AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE: Education and
CANDIDATE STATEMENT: Advised and encouraged by my peers and past
Governors, I submit my candidacy for ACP Governor, confident in my
ability to provide exemplary leadership. Working closely with
previous Governors and extensive participation on committees at
local and state levels has prepared me well. The first physician
elected Chairman of the Beebe Medical Center Board, I enjoyed
notable success leading fund raising efforts in critical
situations, a skill I will apply to bringing ACP's level of
education to the highest standard. As liaison with Emory University
School of Medicine's co-educational program, for ten years I served
as a driving force in "The Symposium by the Sea," and with Dr.
Saberi, conducted the Lower Shores Symposium for the past 16 years.
I pledge to enhance membership and fellowship with younger
physicians and infuse our Chapter with new ideas. I will also
increase collaboration among Delaware's three counties for greater
cohesion and diversity.
EDUCATION: Bryn Mawr College, A.B. summa cum laude in Chemistry
and Biology, 1993; University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine,
POST DOCTORAL TRAINING: Residency and Chief Residency in
Internal Medicine, Medical College of Pennsylvania-Hahnemann
University Hospitals, 1997 - 2001
CERTIFICATION: Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine,
initial certification 2000, recertification 2010
PRESENT POSITION: Transitioning from the role of Associate
Residency Program Director in the Department of Medicine of
Christiana Care Health System to Senior Physician Advisor for
Population Health in the Department of Quality and Safety at
Christiana Care Health System
ACP CHAPTER INVOLVEMENT AND LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES: Annual
Scientific Meeting of Delaware Chapter, Program Planning Committee
Chair, 2006 Annual Scientific Meeting of Delaware Chapter, Program
Planning Committee Chair, 2007 Annual Scientific Meeting of
Delaware Chapter, Program Planning Committee Member 2008, 2009
Judging of Associates' Abstract and Poster competitions, 2008 -
OTHER APPOINTMENTS/ACTIVITIES: Fellowship 2007, Attendance at
Annual Meeting (2006-2009, 2013)
AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST AND EXPERTISE: Population health,
Continuing Medical Education, Interprofessional Education
CANDIDATE STATEMENT: It is a tremendous honor to be nominated as
a candidate for the Governor of the Delaware ACP Chapter. I joined
the chapter soon after coming to Delaware 13 years ago, and have
been consistently impressed by the clinical excellence,
collegiality and scholarly activity of our members and associates.
As Governor, I aim to support our members in the changing world of
maintenance of certification in Internal Medicine, by delivering
medical knowledge and practice improvement content in novel
settings and convenient, high-yield formats. I look forward to
bringing pragmatic clinical resources to our internists to enhance
their everyday practice. Attracting new members is essential to
growing the depth and diversity of our chapter, and I would like to
establish a mentorship program that matches our members with
resident physicians and students. I want to advocate for our
members, positioning the ACP to serve as the unified voice of
internists in Delaware, and ultimately aim to raise the recognition
for the dedicated care that we provide.