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Meet the Kansas Governor-elect

Congratulations to the Kansas Chapter Governor-elect, Ky B. Stoltzfus, MD, FACP. He will complete a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2020. As Governor, Dr. Stoltzfus will serve as the official representative of the College for the Kansas Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. In the meantime, Dr. Stoltzfus will be working closely with Dr. Opole (the current Governor) and College staff to learn about the College and his duties as Governor. To learn more about Dr. Stoltzfus, read his bio below.

Ky B. Stoltzfus, MD, FACP Ky B. Stoltzfus, MD, FACP

Medical School Education: University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Post-Doctoral Training: University of Kansas Medical Center

Certification: ABIM Internal Medicine 2009; ABIM Palliative and Hospice Medicine 2012

Present Position: Assistant Professor, University of Kansas Medical Center

ACP Chapter and Leadership Activities:
Governor’s Council since 2014; Chair, Health and Public Policy Committee since 2016; Chair, Membership Committee 2014-2016

ACP National Activities:
Fellowship 2015; Participant, Leadership Day since 2017

Other Appointments/Activities:
Co-director, Population Health in Practice (4th year Medical School Course), KUMC since 2014; Philmont Scout Ranch Health Lodge Task Force since 2015; Director, Patient Blood Management Program, KUMC 2011-2016; Chair, Blood Utilization Committee, KUMC 2012-2016

Areas of Professional Interest and Expertise:
Hospital Medicine; Palliative Care and Hospice; Medical Education