Education Committee

Publication Committee

ACP Response to Invitational Conference on USMLE Scoring (InCUS)

Reports To:

The Board of Regents


Develop plans and strategies to create and/or disseminate scientific, clinical, and professional education and training addressing the learning needs of physicians, residents, students, and other health care professionals; develop or support educational policy to improve the quality, safety, and value of health care; and support the professional fulfillment of medical learners.

Composition (14)

Chair, who is a Regent; Vice Chair, who is a Governor; 10 members-at-large, to include: at least one Regent, at least one Governor, one medical student, one Resident/Fellow Member, and one Early Career Physician. Strive for representatives from each of the following:

  • International Physicians
  • General internists: (2 from different areas: hospitalist, ambulatory medicine, or traditional)
  • Subspecialists
  • Practicing physicians (representing a variety of geographic locations and practice types)
  • Academics (3 from different areas: undergraduate medical education, graduate medical education, and dean or department chair)
  • Educational content expertise (e.g. instructional design, interprofessional education, clinical skills, quality and patient safety)

One Permanent Guest (non-voting): A representative from the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM).

The President and Chair of the Board of Regents are ex officio, voting members.

2024-25 Members

Charlene M. Dewey, MD, MACP, Chair (Regent)
Director, Center for Professional Health
Chair, Faculty Wellness Committee
Department of Medicine
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Sarah E. Hartley, MD, FACP, Vice Chair (Governor)
Clinical Associate Professor
University of Michigan
Superior Township, MI
Specialty: Hospital Medicine

Leslie F. Algase, MD, FACP (Regent)
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry
Honeoye Falls, NY
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Moises Auron, MD, FAAP, FACP, SFHM (Governor)
Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, CCLCM of CWRU
Cleveland Clinic
Beachwood, OH
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine

Sima S. Desai, MD, MACP
Professor of Medicine
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Eric P. Hsieh, MD, FACP (Governor)
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of General Internal Medicine,
Department of Medicine,
Keck School of Medicine of USC
Los Angeles, CA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Christopher L. Knight, MD, FACP (Governor)
Professor, Division of General Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, WA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Jennifer R. Olges, MD, MPH, FACP (Governor)
Associate Professor
University of Louisville
Louisville, KY
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Adrian P. Sequeira, MD, FACP
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Shreveport, LA
Specialties: Nephrology, Internal Medicine

William E. Fox, MD, MACP (Chair, Board of Regents)
(ex officio)
Fox and Brantley Internal Medicine, PLC
Charlottesville, VA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Isaac O. Opole, MBChB, PhD, MACP (President)
(ex officio)
Professor of Medicine
Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs
The University of Kansas Medical Center
Overland Park, KS
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Likitha Aradhyula (CSM)
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine Candidate
California Health Sciences University - College of Osteopathic Medicine
San Jose, CA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Kylie Nowicki, MD (CRFM)
Internal Medicine-Psychiatry Resident
ECU Health Medical Center
Greenville, NC
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Katie Jobbins, DO, MS, FACP (CECP)
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
UMass Chan-Baystate
East Longmeadow, MA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Staff Liaison: Davoren A. Chick, MD, FACP

To contact any of these individuals, please consult the Member Directory (members only) or request assistance from