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Council of Early Career Physicians

  • Read a welcome message from the CECP Chair, Moises Auron.
  • Check out a useful Resource Guide for creating and maintaining a Chapter council of Early Career Physicians.

Reports to

Board of Regents

Charge

Respond to requests from the Board of Regents, committees and staff for review of programs, products and services. Advise the Board of Regents on:

  • Enhancing professional development for early career physicians
  • Fostering their involvement in College activities
  • Increasing the value of ACP membership for early career physicians
  • Strengthening chapter level councils and activities
  • Aligning council activities with the College's Strategic Plan.

Composition (11)

Chair, who serves ex-officio on the BOR; Chair-Elect, who must be a member of the Council at time of election and who serves ex-officio on the BOG; 9 at-large members to be selected with consideration given to the College's Diversity Policy as well as specialty and years out of training. All members must be early career physicians at the time of selection to the Council (defined as within 16 years of graduation from medical school).

Terms

Chair and Chair-Elect serve one-year terms; member terms are three-years.

2016-17 Council Members

Moises Auron, MD, FAAP, SFHM, FACP, Chair
Beachwood, OH

Micah Beachy, DO, FACP, Chair-elect
Omaha, NE

Lacy Hobgood, MD, FAAP, FACP
Winterville, NC

Tiffany I. Leung, MD, MPH, FACP
Palo Alto, CA

Tammy L. Lin, MD, FACP,
Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Lianne Marks, MD, PhD, FACP
Georgetown, TX

Danny Allen Newman, MD, FACP
Augusta, GA

Sima Pendharkar, MD, MPH, FACP
New York, NY

Samuel Calvin Thigpen, MD, FACP
Jackson, MS

LCDR Mark P. Tschanz, DO, MC, USN, FACP
San Diego, CA

Richard M. Wardrop III, MD, PhD, FAAP, FACP
Chapel Hill, NC

Staff Liaison: Amy Allen-Collins aallen@acponline.org