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Member Accomplishments

If you have any current news to share about yourself or a colleague that we can celebrate, please e-mail it to Renee Arnott.


Congratulations to Charlene M. Dewey, MD, MACP, who has been elected as a Master of the College (MACP). 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 health care, or contributions to medical literature.

Please congratulate the following  chapter member who was recognized with a national ACP award at Internal Medicine Meeting 2019:

James B. Lewis, Jr., MD, MACP
ACP Award for Outstanding Educator of Residents and Fellows


Kudos to the following chapter members who were winners in the 2019 national abstract competition:

Early Career Physicians Competition
Margaret H. Baker, MD, Collierville, for Helping our Hospital See Clearly: Expanding the Reach of CLER

Resident/Fellow Competition - Research
Trenton Keel, DO, Johnstown Hospital, for Unnecessary Telemetry Utilization - A Multidisciplinary Approach to Reducing Healthcare Spending

Medical Student Competition - Basic Research
Zara Latif, University of Tennessee, for Impaired Brain Cells Response in Obesity