You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

You are here

Meet Our Governor-elect Designee

Hawaii Chapter

Congratulations to the Hawaii Chapter Governor-Elect Designee, Lisa A. Camara, MD, FACP. Our new Governor-elect Designee (GED) will do a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start her four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2017. As Governor, Dr. Camara will serve as the official representative of the College for the Hawaii Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. In the meantime, Dr. Camara will be working closely with Dr. Antonelli (the current Governor) and College staff to learn about the College and her duties as Governor. To learn more about the new GED, feel free to read her bio below.


Lisa A. Camara, MD, FACP

Dr. Camara

EDUCATION: Medical Degree: 1996 - John A. Burns School of Medicine

POST DOCTORAL TRAINING: Internship and Residency: 1996-99 - UH Integrated Medical Residency Program Chief Resident: 2000 - UH Integrated Medical Residency Program, Queen's Medical Center

PRESENT POSITION: Staff physician, Kaiser Permanente Honolulu, Hawaii Faculty, Kaiser Permanente Internal Medicine Residency Program Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Hawaii Department of Medicine

ACP CHAPTER INVOLVEMENT/LEADERSHIP ACTIVITIES: Chair, ACP Hawaii Chapter Annual Meeting, 2013-15 Member, Annual Meeting Planning Committee 2010-present

ACP NATIONAL ACTIVITIES: Fellowship 2011

OTHER APPOINTMENTS/ACTIVITIES: Chair, Kaiser Department of Internal Medicine CME Kaiser Annual Day of Service participant - service volunteer cleaning lo'i (taro patches) 2011-14

AREAS OF PROFESSIONAL INTEREST/EXPERTISE: Medical education (medical students and residents); CME development