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Meet Our Governor

Delaware Chapter

Congratulations to the Delaware Chapter Governor, Tabassum Salam, MD, FACP.  To learn more about Dr. Salam, feel free to read her bio below.


Tabassum Salam, MD, FACP

Dr. Salam

EDUCATION: Bryn Mawr College, A.B. summa cum laude in Chemistry and Biology, 1993; University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, M.D., 1997

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 - present

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