You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

You are here

Education and Publication Committee


Develop plans and strategies to create and/or disseminate scientific, clinical, and professional information addressing the needs of researchers, physicians, residents, students, and other health care professionals; develop or support educational policy to improve health and the quality, safety, and affordability of patient care.

Composition (13)

Chair, who is a Regent; Vice-Chair, who is a Governor; 11 members, including at least one Regent, at least one Governor, one Medical Student, one Resident/Fellow member, and one Early Career Physician member. Strive for representatives from each of the following:

  • Subspecialty Fellows
  • Hospitalists
  • International Physicians
  • Subspecialists
  • Practicing physician
  • Academic (3 from different areas: students, resident education and department chair)
  • A representative from the Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine (AAIM) and a representative from the Association of Osteopathic Directors and Medical Educators (AODME). Each attends committee meetings as a guest.


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.

2017-18 Members

Mark A. Levine, MD, FACP, Chair
Professor of Medicine
Assoc. Dean for Graduate Medical Education and
Designated Institutional Official
UVM Medical Center
Vice Chair for Education
Dept. of Medicine
UVM College of Medicine
Burlington, VT
Specialty: IM, Hospital Medicine

Rebecca Andrews, MS, MD FACP, Vice Chair
(Governor) Connecticut
Director of Ambulatory Education
Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency
Associate Professor of Medicine
CT Institute of Primary Care Innovation
Farmington, CT
Specialties: IM, CD

R. Ford Bursey, MD, FRCPC, FACP
Health Sciences Centre
St. Johns NL A1B 3V6, CANADA
Specialties: IM, GE

Betty Chang, MDCM, FACP
(Governor) New Mexico
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and DIO
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

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
Specialty: IM

Janet A. Jokela, MD, MPH, FIDSA, FACP
Professor of Clinical Medicine
College of Medicine
Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL
Specialties: IM, ID

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

John (Jack) D. Myers, MD, FACP
(Governor) Texas Northern
Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
Vice Chair for Educational Affairs-Department of Medicine
Divison Director-General Internal Medicine
Baylor Scott and White Healthcare-Central Division
Texas A&M College of Medicine
Temple, TX
Specialty: IM

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

John D. Thornton, MD, MPH, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
Solon, OH
Specialty: Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

Matthew Solomon (CSM)
Albuquerque, NM

John Hunninghake, MD (CRFM)
Windcrest, TX

Richard M. Wardrop III, MD, PhD, FAAP, FACP (CECP)
Program Director, Internal Medicine and Pediatrics Residency
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
President, UNC School of Medicine Academy of Educators
Chapel Hill, NC
Specialty: IM/ Medicine-Pediatrics

Sara L. Wallach, MD, FACP (AAIM Rep) (Guest)
Fair Haven, NJ
Specialties: IM/Geriatrics

Daniel Lazowick, DO, FACP (AODME Rep) (Guest)
West Chester, PA
Specialty: Internal Medicine

Staff Liaison: Davoren A. Chick, MD, FACP
Diane Scott-Lichter