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Complete list of Committees and Councils

April 2016 - April 2017

For more information about these committees, contact the appropriate staff person.

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Overview

Executive Committees

Executive Committee of the Board of Regents

Thomas G. Tape, MD, FACP, , Omaha, NE, Chair, Board of Regents
Nitin S. Damle, MD, MS, FACP, Wakefield, RI,  President
Robert H. Lohr, MD, FACP, Rochester, MN, Treasurer
Douglas M. DeLong, MD, FACP, Cooperstown, NY, Chair, Board of Governors
Susan Thompson Hingle, MD, FACP, Springfield, IL , Chair-elect, Board of Regents
Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, FACP, Lafayette Hill, PA, President-elect
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP, Portland, OR, Chair-elect, Board of Governors
Steven E. Weinberger, MD, MACP, Philadelphia, PA, EVP and CEO

Executive Committee of the Board of Governors

Douglas M. DeLong, MD, FACP, Cooperstown, NY, Chair, Board of Governors
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP, Portland, OR,, Chair-elect, Board of Governors
Janet A. Jokela, MD, FACP, Urbana, IL, Chair, Chapters Subcommittee

Class Representatives

Robert J. Nardino, MD, FACP, Madison, CT - Class of 2017
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA - Class of 2018
Omar T. Atiq, MD, FACP, Little Rock, AR - Class of 2019
Melissa (Moe) Hagman, MD, FACP, Boise, ID - Class of 2020

Staff: Mary Bieter mbieter@acponline.org

Chapters Subcommittee

Janet A. Jokela, MD, FACP, Urbana, Il, Chair
John E. Erickson, MD, FACP, Portland, ME
Pamela J. Hiebert, MD, FACP, Bozeman, MT
Narmin Kassam, MD, FRCPC, FACP, Edmonton AB, Canada
Peter R. Lichstein, MD, FACP, Winston-Salem, NC
Patricia E. Sadler, MD, FACP, Clinton, SC
Michael J. Tan, MD, FACP, Akron, OH
Lynda D. Layer, CAE, Chapter Staff, Waltham, MA

Staff: Keirston Scott kscott@acponline.org

Board Policy Committees

Awards Committee

Jack Ende, MD, MACP, Philadelphia, PA, Chair
Louis D. Saravolatz, MD, FACP, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI, Vice Chair
Thomas A. Bledsoe, MD, FACP, Providence, RI
Thomas C. Grau, MD, FACP, Pittsburgh, PA
Paul L. Kimmel, MD, MACP, Washington, DC
Edith P. Mitchell, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Mark A. Levine, MD, FACP, Shelburne, VT
J. Fred Ralston, Jr., MD, MACP, Fayetteville, TN
Rebecca A. Andrews, MD, FACP, Canton, CT
Angela C. Johnson, MD, FACP, Baton Rouge, LA

Staff: Meghann Williams mewilliams@acponline.org

Education and Publication Committee

Mark A. Levine, MD, FACP, Shelburne, VT, Chair
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP, Portland, OR, Vice Chair
Eric B. Bass, MD, MPH, FACP, Baltimore, MD
R. Ford Bursey, MD, FACP, St. Johns, NL, Canada
Jack Ende, MD, MACP, Philadelphia. PA
Janet A. Jokela, MD, FACP, Urbana, IL
Jennifer A. Meddings, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
Eileen M. Moser, MD, FACP, Hummelstown, PA
Richard J. Simons, MD, MACP, Washington, DC
Soma Wali, MD, FACP, Porter Ranch, CA
Sabrina E.A. Dzafovic, Calgary AB, Canada - CSM
Rahul Banerjee, MD, Philadelphia, PA - CRFM
Richard M. Wardrop, MD, PhD, FAAP, FACP, Chaple Hill, NC - CECP

Staff: Patrick C. Alguire, MD, FACP palguire@acponline.org
Diane Scott –Lichter DScottlichter@acponline.org

Ethics, Professionalism, and Human Rights Committee

Carrie A. Horwitch, MD,  FACP, Seattle, WA, Chair
Omar T. Atiq, MD, FACP, Little Rock, AZ, Vice Chair
John R. Ball, MD, MACP, Ashevillle, NC
Daniel B. Kimmel, Jr, MD, FACP, Wyomissing, PA
Lisa S. Lehmann, MD, FACP, Newton, MA
Ana Maria Lopez, MD, MPH, FACP, Salt Lake City, UT
Paul S. Mueller, MD, FACP, Rochester, MN
Julie R. Rosenbaum, MD, FACP, Fairfield, CT
Molly B. Southworth, MD, MPH, FACP, Anchorage, AK
Alexandra Norcott, MD, West Haven, CT - CRFM
Sima Suhas Pendharkar, MD, MPH, FACP, Brooklyn, NY - CECP
Pooja Jaeel, Los Angeles, CA - CSM

Staff: Lois Snyder Sulmasy lsnyder@acponline.org

Financial Policy & Audit Committee

Robert H. Lohr, MD, FACP, Rochester, MN, Chair
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP, Portland, OR, Vice Chair
Nitin S. Damle, MD, MS, FACP, Wakefield, RI
Douglas M. DeLong, MD, FACP, Cooperstown, NY
Susan Thompson Hingle, MD, FACP, Springfield, IL
Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, FACP, Lafayette Hill, PA
Thomas G. Tape, MD, FACP, Omaha, NE

Staff: Michael Weis mweis@acponline.org

Governance Committee

Tanveer P. Mir, MD, MACP, Orlando, FL, Chair
Thomas G. Tape, MD, FACP, Omaha, NE, Vice Chair
Matt N. Bien, MD, FACP, Brookings, SD
Michael S. Bronze, MD, MACP, Oklahoma City, OK
Thomas G. Cooney, MD, MACP, Portland, OR
Jacqueline W. Fincher, MD, MACP, Thomson, GA
Heather E. Gantzer, MD, FACP, Minneapolis, MN
Susan Thompson Hingle, MD, FACP, Springfield, IL
Christina M. Reimer, MD, FACP, Fort Collins, CO
Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP, Brentwood, TN
Nitin S. Damle, MD, MS, FACP, Wakefield, RI

Staff: Joanne Ey  jey@acponline.org

Health and Public Policy Committee

Andrew S. Dunn, MD, FACP, Montebello, NY, Chair
Sue S. Bornstein, MD, FACP, Dallas, TX, Vice Chair
George Abraham, MD, MPH, FACP, Shrewsbury, MA
James F. Bush, MD, FACP, Cheyenne, WY
Heather E. Gantzer, MD, FACP, Minneapolis, MN
Tracey Henry, MD, MPH, MS, Power Springs, GA
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Joshua D. Lenchus, DO, SFHM, FACP, Davie, FL
Joseph M. Li, MD, FACP, Boston, MA
Bridget M. McCandless, MD, FACP, Independence, MO
Danny Allen Newman, MD, FACP, Augusta, GA - CECP
Sarah Ahmed, Philadelphia, PA - CSM
Sarah G. Candler, MD, MPH, New Orleans, LA - CRFM
Susan W. Lane, MD, FACP, Setauket, NY (AAIM) (Guest)

Staff: Renee Butkus RButkus@acponline.org

Medical Practice and Quality Committee

Robert M. McLean, MD, FACP, New Haven, CT, Chair
Christina M. Reimer, MD, FACP, Fort Collins, CO, Vice, Chair
Eileen D. Barrett, MD, MPH, FACP, Albuquerque, NM
Thomas A. Bledsoe, MD, FACP, Providence, RI
Jacqueline W. Fincher, MD, MACP, Thomson, GA
Jason M. Goldman, MD, FACP, Boca Raton, FL
Christine S. Hunter, MD, FACP, Arlington, VA
Michael (Doug) Leahy, MD, MACP, Powell, TN
Michael D. Mignoli, MD, FACP, Lone Tree, CO
Ryan D. Mire, MD, FACP, Nashville, TN
Charles Michael Soppet, MD, FACP, Dothan, AL
LCDR Mark P. Tschanz, MC, USN, FACP, San Diego, CA - CECP
Deep Shaj, MD, MSc, Atlanta, GA - CRFM

Staff: Shari M. Erickson serickson@acponline.org

Subspecialty Advisory Group on Socioeconomic Affairs

American College of Physicians
American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists
American College of Cardiology
American College of Chest Physicians
American College of Gastroenterology
American College of Rheumatology
American Diabetes Association
American Gastroenterological Association
American Geriatrics Society
American Society of Clinical Oncology
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
American Society of Hematology
American Thoracic Society
Endocrine Society
Infectious Diseases Society of America
Joint Council of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology
Renal Physicians Association
Society for Adolescent Medicine
Society of General Internal Medicine
Society of Hospital Medicine

Coding and Payment Policy Subcommittee

Michael (Doug) Leahy, MD, MACP, Powell, TN, Chair
Yul D. Ejnes, MD, MACP, N. Scituate, RI
Jeannine Z. Engel, MD, FACP, Salt Lake City, UT
William E. Fox, MD, FACP, Charlottesville, VA
Tiffany Groover, MD, Laurel, MD
Scott Manaker, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Mary M. Newman, MD, FACP, Lutherville, MD
Donna E. Sweet, MD, MACP, Wichita, KS
James F. Bush, MD, FACP, Cheyenne, WY
Louis S. Snitkoff, MD, FACP, Albany, NY

Staff: Brian Outland  boutland@acponline.org

Technical Advisory Committees

Advisory Board for Patient Partnership in Healthcare

Phyllis A. Guze, MD, Los Angeles, CA, Chair
Michael J. Barry, MD, MACP, Boston, MA
Jan K. Carney, MD, FACP, South Burlington, VT
Jack Ende, MD, MACP, Philadelphia, PA
Elizabeth K. Hoy, Long Beach, CA
Sandra Myerson, RN, Yardley, PA
Mitch Rothholz, Harleysville, PA
Danny Z. Sands, MD, MPH, FACP, Newton, MA
Doron Schneider, MD, FACP, Dresher, PA
Jennifer M. Sweeney, Washington. DC

Staff: Wendy Nickel WNickel@acponline.org

Clinical Guidelines Committee

Mary A. Forciea, MD, MACP, Philadelphia, PA, Chair
Nick Fitterman, MD, FACP, Northport, NY, Vice Chair
Michael J. Barry, MD, MACP, Boston. MA
Cynthia M. Boyd, MD, MPH, FACP, Towson, MD
Carrie A. Horwitch, MD, FACP, Seattle, WA
Linda L. Humphrey, MD, MACP, Portland, OR
Devan L. Kansagara, MD, FACP, Portland, OR
Aldonso Iorio, MD, PhD, FACP, Hamilton ON, Canada
Scott Manaker, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Robert M. McLean, MD, FACP, New Haven, CT
Sandeep Vijan, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
Timothy J. Wilt, MD, MACP, Minneapolis, MN

Staff: Amir Qaseem Aqaseem@acponline.org

Credentials Committee

Robert T. (Dobbin) Chow, MD, FACP, Baltimore, MD, Chair
Kimberly C. Bates, MD, FACP, Lawrenceville, GA
Michael S. Bronze, MD, MACP, Oklahoma City, OK
LTC. Kent J. DeZee, MC, USA, MPH, FACP, Kailua, HI
Ryan D. Mire, MD, FACP, Nashville, TN
Maria E. Pinto, MD, FACP, Santiago, Chile
Adrian P. Sequeira, MD, FACP, Shreveport, LA
Michael C. Sha, MD, FACP, Carmel, IN
Molly B. Southworth, MD, MPH, FACP, Anchorage, AK

Staff: Rebecca Moore moore@mail.acponline.org

Compensation Committee

Robert A. Gluckman, MD, MACP, Beaverton, OR, Chair
Nitin S. Damle, MD, MS, FACP, Wakefield, RI
Tanveer P. Mir, MD, MACP, Orlando, FL
Wayne J. Riley, MD, MPH, MBA, MACP, Brentwood, TN
Thomas G. Tape, MD, FACP, Omaha, NE

Staff: Michael Weis  mweis@acponline.org

Immunization Committee

John H. O'Neill, Jr., DO, FACP, Middletown, DE, Chair
Phillip F. Bressoud, MD, FACP, Louisville, KY
CAPT. Carolyn B. Bridges, MD, USPH, FACP, Atlanta, GA
Maria T. Carney, MD, FACP, Locust Valley, NY
Rachel N. Caskey, MD, FACP, Chicago, IL
Carl B. Lauter, MD, MACP, Royal Oak, MI
Charles Michael Soppet, MD, FACP, Dothan, AL
Keyur S. Vyas, MD, FACP, Little Rock, AR

Staff: Laura Lee Hall, PhD lhall@acponline.org

Medical Informatics Committee

Peter Basch, MD, MACP, Washington, DC, Chair
Elmer V. Bernstam, MD, FACP, Houston, TX
John V. Cox, DO, FACP, Dallas, TX
William E. Davis, MD, FACP, New Orleans, LA
Lisa L. Ellis,  MD, FACP, Manakin Sabot, VA
Peter J. Embi, MD, FACP, Columbus, OH
Scott Manaker, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Priya Radhakrishnan, MD, FACP, Scottsdale, AZ
Zeshan A. Rajput, MD, MS, Silver Spring, MD
Mark G. Weiner, MD, FACP, Wynnewood, PA
CAPT. Michael S. Weiner, MD, USN, Tomball, TX

Staff: Thom Kuhn tkuhn@acponline.org

Performance Measurement Committee

Eve A. Kerr, MD, FACP, Ann Arbor, MI, Chair
Catherine H. Maclean, MD, PhD, Westlake Village, CA, Vice Chair
Eileen D. Barrett, MD, MPH, FACP, Gallup, NM
Robert M. Centor, MD, MACP, Huntsville, AL
Jacob T. Cross, Jr., MD, FACP, Colorado Spring, CO
Andrew S. Dunn, MD, SFHM, FACP, Montebello, NY
Nick Fitterman, MD, FACP, Northport, NY
Bruce A. Leff, M, FACP, Baltimore, MD
Ana Maria Lopez, MD, FACP, Salt Lake City, UT
Mark L. Metersky, MD, Avon, CT
Stephen D. Persell, MD, MPH, Chicago, IL
Paul G. Shekelle, MD, FACP, Los Angeles, CA

Staff: Amir Qaseem: aqaseem@acponline.org

Management Advisory Committees

Clinical Skills Committee

Joshua D. Lenchus, DO, SFHM, FACP, Davie, FL, Chair
Stephanie A. Call, MD, FACP, Richmond, VA
Jocelyn A. Carter, MD, Boston, MA
Renee K. Dversdal, MD, Fairview, OR
Paul F. Howard, MD, MACP, Scottsdale, AZ
William Schweickert, MD, Merion Station, PA
Carlin H. Senter, MD, San Francisco, CA
Ola Al-Sous, MD, Ann Arbor, MI
Jason Williams, MD, Los Angeles, CA

Staff: Margaret Wells mwells@acponline.org

Membership Committee

David Sgrignoli, SVP, MDM, Philadelphia, PA, Chair
Ebrahim Barkoudah, MD, MPH, FACP, Boston, MA
Mark K. Belknap, MD, FACP, Ashland, WI
Jeffrey B. Cole, MD, MACP, Chesapeake, VA
Gordon L. Fung, MD, FACP, San Francisco, CA
Sara E. Hartley, MD, FACP, Ypsilanti, MI
Byron J. Hoffman, Jr., MD, FACP, Chapel Hill, NC
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Louis D. Saravolatz, MD, FACP, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
Donna P. Seminara, MD, FACP, Staten Island, NY
Stephen D. Sisson, MD, FACP, Baltimore, MD
Samuel Calvin Thigpen, MD, FACP, Jackson, MS - CECP
L. Austin Fredrickson, MD, Akron, OH - CRFM
Donna Seawards, CAE, Anthem, AZ - Chapter Staff

Staff: David Sgrignoli DSgrignoli@acponline.org

Member Insurance Committee

Walter H. Maloney, MD, FACP, Hayden, ID, Chair
Terence M. Brady, MD, MACP, Brooklyn, NY
Karen Clark, MD, FACP, Morgantown, WV
Byron J. Hoffman, Jr., MD, FACP, Chapel Hill, NC
Gregory A. Hood, MD, MACP, Lexington, KY
Robert E. Jackson, MD, MACP, Houston, TX

Staff: Rebecca Moore  rmoore@acponline.org
Michael Weis  mweis@acponline.org

Internal Medicine Scientific Program Committee - IM 2018

Marc J. Kahn, MD, FACP, New Orleans, LA, Chair
George L. Bakris, MD, FACP, Chicago, IL
John B. Bulger, DO, FACP, Danville, PA
William E. Davis, MD, FACP, New Orleans, LA
Alan W. Dow, MD, FACP, Richmond, VA
Rita R. Kalyani, MD, Baltimore, MD
Ann R. Garment, MD, FACP, New York, NY
Ned W. Holland, MD, FACP, Decatur, GA
Sandra Abadie Kemmerly, MD, MACP, New Orleans, LA
Christopher L. Knight, MD, FACP, Seattle, WA
Jordan Messler, MD, Clearwater, FL
David Midthun, MD, FACP, Rochester, MN
Joel E. Richter, MD, FACP, Tampa, FL
Nicholas J. Ruggiero II, MD, FACP, Philadelphia, PA
Iris Tong, MD, FACP, Pawtucket, RI

Staff: Barbara Licht blicht@acponline.org

Postgraduate/Chapter Education Committee

Todd L. Simon, MD, FACP, Brooklyn, NY, Chair
George M. Abraham, MD, MPH, FACP, Shrewsbury, MA
Lynn M. Cleary, MD, FACP, Syracuse, NY
Capt. Mark Dick, MC, USN, FACP, Groton, CT
Mitchell D. Forman, DO, MACP, Henderson, NV
Eileen M. Moser, MD, FACP, Hummelstown, PA
Robert J. Nardino, MD, FACP, Madison, CT
John H. O'Neill Jr., DO, FACP, Middletown, DE
Sharon S. Rubin, MD, FACP, Durham, NC
Joyce E. Wipf, MD, FACP, Edmonds, WA

Staff: Elizabeth Nettleton enettleton@acponline.org

Volunteerism Committee

Eileen D. Barrett, MD, MPH, FACP, Albuquerque, NM Chair
Julie A. Blehm, MD, FACP, Fargo, ND
Elisa I. Choi, MD, FACP, Boston, MA
Peter G. Curran, MD, FACP, Ketchum, ID
Claudia S. Leonard, MD, FACP, Portland, OR
Robert H. Lohr, MD, FACP, Rochester, MN
Joan B. Ritter, MD, FACP, Arlington, VA
Ted L. Sussman, MD, MACP, Houlton, ME
Sara L. Wallach, MD, FACP, Fair Haven, NJ

Staff: Monica Lizarraga MLizarraga@acponline.org

Councils

International Council

Wendy S. Levinson, MD, OC, FACP, Toronto, ON, Canada, Chair
Roberto Esguerra, MD, FACP, Bogota DC, Colombia, Vice Chair
Maha Mishari Abdulaziz Al Saud, MD, FACP, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Omar T. Atiq, MD, FACP, Little Rock, AR
Henrique Grunspun, MD, FACP, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Gustavo Heudebert, MD, MACP, Burlington, AL
Narmin Kassam, MD, FRCPC, FACP, Edmonton AB, Canada
Cynthia X Pan, MD, FACP, Great Neck, NY
Kelley M. Skeff, MD, PhD, MACP, Palo Alto, CA
Nestor Sosa, MD, FACP, Panama, Panama
Soma Wali, MD, FACP, Porter Ranch, CA

Staff: Wendy Rivera-Craig wrivera@acponline.org

Council of Resident/Fellow Members
Lavanya Viswanathan, MD, MS, Augusta, GA, Chair
Staff: Amy Allen Collins aallen@acponline.org

Council of Student Members
Craig L. Washington, Nashville, TN, Chair
Staff: Amy Allen Collins  aallen@acponline.org

Council of Subspecialty Societies
Mary Carol Greenlee, MD, FACP, Grand Junction, CO, Chair
Staff: Renee Butkus RButkus@acponline.org

Council of Early Career Physicians
Moises Auron, MD, FAAP, SFHM, FACP, Beachwood, OH, Chair
Staff: Amy Allen Collins aallen@acponline.org

NOTE: To obtain a list of council members please contact respective staff.