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Mastership Committee

Reports to:

Board of Regents


To nominate to the Board of Regents candidates for Mastership and recommend Mastership policy.

Composition (10)

Chair, who is a Regent; Vice-Chair, who is a Governor; eight members, including one Regent, three Governors, and four other members who have received Mastership or Fellowship.


Chair, Vice Chair, and members-at-large serve one year terms renewable up to three times for a total of four years, unless extended by the Chair, BOR.

2021-22 Members

Michael J. Tan, MD, FACP, Chair (Regent)
Professor of Internal Medicine
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Akron, OH
Specialties: Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine

Tammy L. Lin, MD, MPH, FACP, Vice Chair (Governor)
Private Practice
Voluntary Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine
University of California, San Diego, Health Sciences
Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Eileen D. Barrett, MD, MPH, SFHM, MACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Michael S. Bronze, MD, MACP
DRB Professor and Chair, Department of Medicine
OU Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties: Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine

Maria T. Carney, MD, FACP
Medical Director, Post Acute Services
Chief, Division of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine
Northwell Health
New Hyde Park, NY
Specialty: Geriatric Medicine

Daniel M. Goodenberger, MD, MACP (Governor)
Professor of Medicine
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care Medicine

Otis Gowdy, Jr., MD, MBA, FACP (Governor)
Medical Director
Internal Medicine Clinic
Meridian, MS
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Marianne C. Parshley, MD, FACP (Regent)
Providence Medical Group Gateway Internal Medicine
Portland, Oregon
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Geriatrics

Thomas G. Tape, MD, MACP
Professor, Internal Medicine Division of General Medicine-Academic
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Catherine R. Womack, MD, FACP (Governor)
Associate Professor of Medicine and Associate Dean of Student Affairs and Admissions
UT Health Science Center
Memphis, TN
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Staff Liaison: Meghann Williams,