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Meet Our New Governor-elect Designee, William S. Palmer, MD, FACP

Meet Our New Governor-elect Designee

Congratulations to the New Hampshire Chapter Governor-elect Designee, William S. Palmer, MD, FACP. Our new Governor-elect Designee (GED) will do a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2018. As Governor, Dr. Palmer will serve as the official representative of the College for the New Hampshire Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. In the meantime, Dr. Palmer will be working closely with Dr. Walkley (the current Governor) and College staff to learn about the College and his duties as Governor. To learn more about the new GED, feel free to read his bio below.

William S. Palmer, MD, FACP

Education: MD Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons 1987

Post Doctoral Training: Mount Sinai Medical Center

Certification: Internal Medicine

Present Position: Hospitalist/Hospice Medical Director, Mt. Ascutney Hospital and Health Center

ACP Chapter Activities/Leadership Activities: New Hampshire ACP Council 2003- Present, Treasurer New Hampshire ACP Council 2008-Present

ACP National Activities: Attended Annual Scientific Session from 2011 to 2016, Leadership Day 2015

Other Appointments/Activities: Hospice Medical Director Connecticut Valley Homecare 1992-2016, Bayada Hospice Assistant Medical Director 2014-Present

Areas of Professional Interest/Expertise: Hospice Medicine, Hospice and Palliative Care, Medical Student and Resident Teaching