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.

2022-23 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

Ankush K. Bansal, MD, FACP, FACPM, SFHM (Governor)
Voluntary Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
Delray Beach, FL
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine

Eileen D. Barrett, MD, MPH, MACP, SFHM, FAMWA (Chair-elect, Board of Regents)
Eileen Barrett Physician Services, LLC
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

George D. Everett, MD, MS, MACP (Governor)
Program Director and Academic Chair, Internal Medicine Residency
Advent Health Orlando
Orlando, FL
Specialty: Internal Medicine

William E. Fox, MD, FACP (Regent)
Fox and Brantley Internal Medicine, PLC
Charlottesville, VA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Thomas G. Tape, MD, MACP, FRCP
Emeritus Professor, Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska Medical Center
St. Louis Park, MN

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,