Global Engagement Committee

Reports to:

Board of Regents


Recommend to the Board of Regents approaches for the College to connect, support and inspire internists as members of the global internal medicine community.

Composition (11)

Chair; Vice Chair; two Regents; three Governors of international chapters, and four at-large members.


Chair, Vice Chair, and members serve one‐year terms renewable up to three times for a total of four years, unless extended by the Chair, Board of Regents.

2023-24 Members

Mukta Panda, MD, MACP, FRCP, Chair
Professor, Department of Medicine and Medical Education
Assistant Dean for Well-Being and Medical Student Education
University of Tennessee College of Medicine Chattanooga
Chattanooga, TN
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Marianne C. Parshley, MD, FACP, Vice Chair (Regent)
General Internist in Primary Care and Palliative Care Training Center Site Faculty
Providence Medical Group- Gateway Internal Medicine
Portland, OR
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Ebrahim Barkoudah, MD, MPH, FACP, SFHM
Associate Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Boston, MA
Specialties: Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine

Montserrat Diaz-Abad, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Specialties: Pulmonary Disease, Sleep Medicine

Harumi Gomi, MD, FACP (Governor)
Professor of Medicine
Vice Dean, Office of Medical Education
Center for Infectious Diseases
International University of Health and Welfare
Narita, Japan
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Infectious Diseases

Saba A. Hasan, MD, MACP (Regent)
Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
Capital Health
Warminster, PA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Isaac O. Opole, MBChB, PhD, FACP, (Regent)
Professor of Medicine, Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs        
The University of Kansas Medical Center
Kansas City, KS
Specialty: Hospital Medicine   

A. Muruganathan, MD, MACP
Vice President
Indian Red Cross Society
Tirupur, India
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Aman Nijjar, MD, FACP (Governor)
Vancouver General Hospital
Vancouver, BC
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Josephine L. Reece, MD, FACP
Associate Professor
Associate Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Director of Global Health Track
West Virginia University
Morgantown, WV
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Eric Javier Ulloa, MD, FACP (Governor)
Health Quality Coordinator
Social Security Health System
Panama, Republic of Panama
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Staff Liaison: Wendy Rivera-Craig

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