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Meet our Governor

Meet our Mississippi Chapter Governor, Otis Gowdy Jr., MD, MBA, FACP. Our Governor will begin his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2021. As Governor, Dr. Gowdy will serve as the official representative of the College for the Mississippi Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. To learn more about the new GE, read his bio below.

Otis Gowdy Jr., MD, MBA, FACP Otis Gowdy Jr., MD, MBA, FACP

Medical School Education: University of South Alabama

Post-Doctoral Training: University of Mississippi Medical Center

Certification: Internal Medicine 2002, 2016; Nephrology 2009

Present Position: Private Practice, Internal Medicine Clinic, Meridian, MS

ACP Chapter and Leadership Activities:
Chair, Chapter Development Committee 2018, 2019; ACP Leadership Day 2018

ACP National Activities:
Fellowship 2017

Other Appointments/Activities:
Chief of Staff, Anderson Region Medical Center; Board, Mississippi Kidney Foundation; Mississippi Nephrology Task Force, Meridian; Mississippi Planning Commission; Mississippi Children's Museum, Meridian

Areas of Professional Interest and Expertise:
Nephrology