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Patient and Interprofessional Partnership Committee

Reports to: Senior Vice President, Medical Education Division

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To advise Medical Education Division staff on plans and strategies to promote high quality education that incorporates interprofessional, interdisciplinary and patient perspectives, and that promotes partnership with all members of the healthcare team.

Composition (11):

Chair; 10 – 11 members comprised of at least one Regent or former Regent (within three years of coming off of the Board of Regents), one Governor, two non-physician clinicians (e.g., nurse, nurse practitioner, physician assistant, or pharmacist); one representative appointed by each of two patient organizations, one resident/fellow member and one early career physician; two to three at-large positions for ACP members.


One-year, renewable up to three times for a total of four years, unless additional time is approved by the Chair, BOR.

2019-20 Members:

Steven E. Weinberger, MD, MACP, Chair
Executive Vice President and CEO Emeritus
American College of Physicians
Philadelphia, PA
Specialties: PUL, Critical Care

Michael J. Barry, MD, MACP
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA
Specialty:  IM

Susan Corbridge, PhD, APRN, FAANP, FAAN
Executive Associate Dean, College of Nursing
Clinical Professor, Biobehavioral Health Science
College of Nursing
Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine,
Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep & Allergy
University of Illinois at Chicago
Chicago, IL

Carrie A. Horwitch, MD, MPH, FACP
Clinical Associate Professor
Virginia Mason Medical
Seattle, WA
Specialties:  IM, HIV Care

Anna Legreid Dopp, PharmD
Madison, WI

Andrea Borondy Kitts, MS, MPH
Philadelphia, PA

Patricia E. Sadler, MD, FACP
Medical Director
Hospice of Laurens County, Inc.
Clinton, SC
Specialties: IM, Hospice and Palliative Medicine

Juliette Schlucter
New York, NY

Michael J. Tan, MD, FACP, FIDSA (Regent)
Associate Professor of Internal Medicine
Northeast Ohio Medical University
Physician Lead, Summa Health Medical Group –Infectious Disease
Akron, OH
Specialty: ID

Lawrence (Larry) Ward, MD, MPH, FACP
(Governor) Pennsylvania Southeastern
Vice Chair for Clinical Practice and Quality
Associate Professor of Medicine
Thomas Jefferson University
Bala Cynwyd, PA
Specialty: IM

CPT Carlie S. Cerne, DO (CRFM)
Silver Spring, MD

Anthony Yoder, MD, MPH, FACP (CECP)
Newington, CT
Specialty: IM

Staff Liaison: Daisy Smith
Monica Lizarraga,