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Stephen R. Hayes, MD, MACP

Dr. Hayes serves as the official representative of the College for the Maine Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. To learn more about Dr. Hayes, read his bio.

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Maine Chapter College Awards

2 Chapter Members awarded Masterships in 2021

As of the 2021 IM meeting in April, two members of our Chapter received ACP Masterships. Congratulations to Dr. John E. Erickson (left) and Dr. Roger A. Renfrew (right). We also want to recognize Dr. William M. Medd and Dr. Stephen R. Hayes, who received Mastership in 2020. We are delighted that your outstanding contributions to internal medicine have been recognized.

2022 Chapter Excellence Award Winner

We are pleased to announce that our chapter is in receipt of the Gold Level of the 2022 Chapter Excellence Award! The award recognizes truly extraordinary chapters that surpass excellence in chapter management. We are in the company of 47 other outstanding chapters.  In order to achieve the Gold Level of the Chapter Excellence Award, chapters must meet twenty Bronze criteria, seventeen Silver criteria and multiple Gold level activities. Criteria include such activities as having a legislative action plan or agenda, holding a volunteerism/community service activity, holding multiple stand-alone meetings, having revenue sources outside of dues and meeting registration fees, implementing a strategic plan, implementing a formal recruitment and retention plan and measuring outcomes, conducting various activities for Medical Students, Residents and Early Career Physicians. I would like to extend a special thanks to those chapter members who assisted us in all of these endeavors! For their hard work and dedication, we received this award.


Maine Chapter: Medical Student Award

Hsin (Cindy) Chu, MS III received the Medical Student of the Year Award from the Maine Chapter.  Ms. Chu attends the University of New England.  Cindy has been instrumental planning events and conversation for the Medical Students.

Maine Chapter Advocacy Award:

The Maine Chapter honored Hani Jarawan, MD FACP with the Chapter Advocacy Award.  Dr. Jarawan, a hospitalist, works at MMC.

Dr. Jarawan has testified at the Maine state legislature, been a voice for ACP policies with Maine’s congressional delegation, provided advocacy training to MMC Internal Medicine residents.

Congratulations to the Maine Chapter Award Recipients!!


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