Meet the New Governor-elect - U.S. Army

Congratulations to the U.S. Army Chapter Governor-elect (GE), LTC Tatjana P. Calvano, DO, FACP, MC, USA. Our new GE will complete a year of training as a Governor-elect and then will start their four-year term as Governor in the Spring of 2025. As Governor, Dr. Calvano will serve as the official representative of the College for our Chapter, providing a link between members at the local level and leadership at the national level. In the meantime, Dr. Calvano will be working closely with Dr. Hawley-Molloy (the current governor) and College staff to learn about the College and their duties as Governor. To learn more about the new GE, read their bio below.

LTC Tatjana P. Calvano, DO, FACP, MC, USA

Medical School Education: Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Kansas City, MO

Post-Doctoral Training: Residency, Internal Medicine, SAUSHEC, San Antonio, TX; Fellowship, Infectious Disease, SAUSHEC, San Antonio, TX

Board Certifications: Internal Medicine, ABIM since 2010; Infectious Disease, ABIM since 2013

Present Employment Position: Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency Program, Madigan Army Medical Center, JBLM WA

ACP Chapter and Leadership Activities: Member, Governor's Council since 2017; Member, Planning Committee, Army/Air Force ACP Annual Conference 2017-2019; Chair, Planning Committee, Army/Air Force ACP Annual Conference 2018; Member, Award Selection Committee, Army/Air Force Triservice ACP Annual Conference since 2017; Member, Governor's Council, Washington Chapter since 2021

ACP National Activities: Fellowship 2014; Membership 2007; Member, Council of Residents and Fellows 2009-2011; Member, Ethics, Professionalism, and Human Rights Policy Committee (contributed to the revision of the Ethics Manual) 2010-2011; Member, Membership Committee 2010-2011 and 2018-2021; Member, Council of Early Career Physicians 2018-2021; Mentor, Medical Student Speed Mentorship; Moderator, Work Life Integration: The Search for Wellness and Resiliency on the Go 2021; Facilitator, Meet and Greet with leaders of Chapter Councils of Early Career Physicians; Mentor, Early Career Physician Speed Mentorship; Invited Judge, National ACP Innovation Challenge

Other Appointments/Activities: Mentorship Advisory Committee, IDSA; Facilitator, Developing Competencies in Assessment Course, ACGME; Course Director, MHS Female Physician Leadership Course; Member, MHS Female Physician Recruitment and Retention Council; Member, Women in Leadership Group; Member, GME Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Working Group; DIMO Course Director: Outbreak Detection and Response; Ebola for UN Peacekeeper Course; Infection Control for Ebola and Pandemic Management Course; Medical Support for Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Response since 2019; Military Medical Ambassador; FIDSA

Areas of Professional Interest and Expertise: Graduate Medical Education; Mentorship and Coaching - professional development; Global Health Engagement