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Meet the new New Hampshire Governor-elect

Congratulations to the New Hampshire Chapter Governor-elect (GE), Kenton E. Powell, MD, FACP. Our new GE will complete a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start his four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2022. As Governor, Dr. Powell 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. Powell will be working closely with Dr. Palmer (the current governor) and College staff to learn about the College and his duties as Governor. To learn more about the new GE, read his bio below.


Kenton E. Powell, MD, FACP

Medical School Education: Dartmouth Medical School

Post-Doctoral Training: Dartmouth Hitchcock Internal Medicine Primary Care Track

Board Certifications: American Board of Internal Medicine

Present Employment Position: General Internist, Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Lyme

ACP Chapter and Leadership Activities: Member, Chapter Council since 2015; Member, Education Committee since 2015; Planning Committee, Scientific Meeting Program since 2016; Chair, Education Committee since 2018; Coordinator, Poster Competition 2017-2019

ACP National Activities: Fellowship 2016; Participant, Leadership Day 2016-2018

Other Appointments/Activities: Assistant Professor of Medicine; Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program; Program Director, Primary Care Track; Schedule Optimization Physician Committee; General Internal Medicine Section Chief Search Committee, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center; Co-Director, Advanced Ambulatory Medicine Clerkship, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth 

Areas of Professional Interest and Expertise: Medical Education; Advocacy; Primary Care