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

You are using an outdated browser.

To ensure optimal security, this website will soon be unavailable on this browser. Please upgrade your browser to allow continued use of ACP websites.

You are here

Member Accomplishments

Chapter Awardees

Laureate Award Recipients

2019 National Award Winners

Jane F. Desforges Distinguished Teacher Award - Jeffrey G. Wiese, MD, MACP, New Orleans, Louisiana

New Master

Congratulations to Richard Deichmann (New Orleans), Karen DeSalvo (Jefferson), and Jeffrey Wiese (New Orleans) who have been awarded a Master of the College. To be considered for Mastership, the candidate must have made a notable contribution to medicine. This includes but is not limited to teaching, outstanding work in clinical medicine (research or practice), contributions to preventive medicine, improvements in the delivery of health care, or contributions to medical literature. They will be presented with this honor at the Convocation Ceremony during Internal Medicine 2019 in Philadelphia.



The Louisiana Chapter would like to thank the following member, for recruiting a colleague as part of ACP's Recruit-a-Colleague program:

  • Richard E Deichmann, Jr MD FACP