Publication Committee

Education Committee

Reports to:

The Board of Regents


Develop plans and strategies to create and/or disseminate scientific, clinical, and professional information in addressing the needs of researchers, physicians, residents, students, policymakers and other health care professionals.

Composition (15-17)

Chair, who is a Regent; Vice Chair, who is a Governor; 11-13 members and nonmembers as follows:

  • Librarian (not required to be an ACP member)
  • 2 Annals Editorial Board members
  • 1 Resident/Fellow member
  • 2 Early Career Physician members
  • Strive to include 1 of each of the following: (a) Editorial Board Member of other ACP journal/magazine; (b) non ACP publisher or publishing professional (not required to be ACP member); and/or (c) non ACP journal editor (not required to be an ACP member)
  • Up to 5 additional members-at-large

Note: Will seek committee members with research and publication experience and avoid members who have current relationships with competing publication products or organizations.

The President and Chair of the Board of Regents are ex officio, voting 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. The early career physician and resident/fellow member positions are appointed according to the BOR-approved policy for council appointments.

2024-25 Members

Priya Radhakrishnan, MD, FACP, Chair (Regent)
Chief Academic Officer & VP Social Determinants of Health & Heath Equity
Scottsdale, AZ
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Colleen Christmas, MD, FACP, Vice Chair (Governor)
Director, Primary Care Leadership Track
Associate Professor of Medicine
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Ebrahim Barkoudah, MD, MPH, MBA, SFHM, FACP
System Chief, Division of Hospital Medicine
Regional Chief Medical Officer (CMO)
Regional Chief Quality Officer (CQO)
Baystate Health
Springfield, MA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Colette E. Bean, MA
Chief Publishing Officer
American Physiological Society
Rockville, MD

Roger J. Bedimo, MD, MS, FACP
Chief, Infectious Diseases, VA North Texas Health Care System
Professor of Medicine, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dallas, TX
Specialty: Infectious Disease, Internal Medicine

Joanna M. Bonsall, MD, PhD, SFHM, FACP
Chief of Hospital Medicine, Grady Memorial Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine

Ruth C. Carlos, MD, MS
Professor of Radiology, Division of Abdominal Radiology
Michigan Medicine
Ann Arbor, MI
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Radiology

Shoshana J. Herzig, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Hospital Medicine

Luci K. Leykum, MD, MBA, MSc, FACP
Affiliate Faculty, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Texas Austin
San Antonio, TX
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Holly Grossetta Nardini, MLS, AHIP
Associate Director
Cushing/Whitney Medical Library, Yale University
New Haven, CT

Ravi B. Parikh, MD, MPP, FACP
Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy and Medicine
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Sameer Kadri, MD, MS
Associate Research Physician, Clinical Center's Critical Care Medicine Department
National Institutes of Health Research Center
Bethesda, MD
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Jinoos Yazdany, MD, MPH
Professor of Rheumatology
University of San Francisco Health
San Francisco, CA
Specialties: Internal Medicine, Rheumatology

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

Gillian Naro, MD, Med (CRFM)
Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Andrew Parsons, MD, MPH, FACP (CECP)
Associate Professor of Medicine and Public Health
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, VA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Staff Liaison: Diane Scott-Lichter,
Christine Laine,

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