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April 11-13, 2019
Internal Medicine Meeting 2019
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Congratulations to the Iowa Chapter Governor-Elect Designee, MAJ William J. Yost, MC, USA, FACP. Our new Governor-elect Designee (GED) will complete a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2019. As Governor, Dr. Yost will serve as the official representative of the College for the Iowa Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. In the meantime, Dr. Yost will be working closely with Dr. Vogelgesang (the current Governors and College staff to learn about the College and his duties as Governor. To learn more about the new GED, read his bio below.
Education: BS, Biology, Iowa State University, and MD, University of Iowa
Post-Doctoral Training: Internal Medicine Residency, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
Certification: Internal Medicine
Present Position: Vice President, Medical Education and Research, Unity Point Health-Des Moines
ACP Chapter Involvement and Leadership Activities:
Fellow, American College of Physicians
Senior Mentor, Young Physicians Section, Iowa Chapter of ACP, Fall 2016 - present.
Member of Executive Committee, Iowa Chapter of ACP, past 5+ years.
ACP National Activities:
Fellowship awarded 1995.
Have regularly attended ACP meetings at both state and national level.
I am the Chair of the Clinical Evidence Committee for the UnityPoint Health System.
I also serve on the Board of Directors of the Iowa Medical Society as an At-Large Director, on the Polk County Medical Society Executive Committee, and I co-chair the CME Committee of the Iowa Medical Society.
I serve on the CME Committee for the Hospital and Chair the GME Committee at my institution.
I volunteer at Broadlawns Medical Center every week.
Areas of Professional Interest and Expertise:
General Internal Medicine, including Consultative Medicine