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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, and other healthcare professionals.

Composition (13-15)

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; 1 Early Career Physician member; Strive to include 1 of each of the following:

  • Editorial Board Member of other ACP journal/magazine
  • Non ACP publisher or publishing professional (not required to be ACP member)
  • and/or non ACP journal editor (not required to be an ACP member)
  • Up to 5 additional members-at-large.


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

2019-20 Members

Richard J. Simons, MD, MACP, Chair
Senior Associate Dean for MD Programs
Professor of Medicine
The George Washington University
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Washington, DC
Specialty: IM, GER

Rebecca P. Hemphill, MD, FACP, Vice Chair
(Governor) Maine
Internist and Medical Director for Clinical Informatics
Maine Medical Partners
Falmouth, ME
Specialty: IM

David Atkins, MD, MPH
Director of Health Services Research and Development (HSR&D) Services
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
Rockville, MD

Otis W. Brawley, MD, MACP, FASCO, FACE
Department of Oncology, School of Medicine
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD
Specialty: IM

Philip J. Devereaux, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Medicine
McMaster University
Ottawa, Ontario

Gustavo R. Heudebert, MD, MACP
(Governor) Alabama
Professor of Medicine
Public Health and Medical Education
Designated Institutional Officer
Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education
University of Alabama School of Medicine
Birmingham, AL

Juergen (Jay) Kloo, MD (CRFM)
Cardiology Fellow
Jefferson Heart Institute
Philadelphia, PA

Joshua M. Liao, MD, MSc, FACP (CECP)
Associate Medical Director of Contracting and Value-Based Care
University of Washington Medical Center
Seattle, WA
Specialty: Hospital Medicine

Jennifer A. Meddings, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Specialty: Medicine-Pediatrics

Michael P. Pignone, MD, MPH, FACP
Durham, NC
Specialty: IM

Christopher Sankey, MD, FACP
Associate Program Director, Traditional Internal Medicine Residency Program
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT
Specialty: Hospital Medicine

Fatima Cody Stanford, MD, MPH, FACP
Boston, MA
Specialty: PEDS

Staff Liaison: Diane Scott-Lichter,
Christine Laine,