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High Value Care Committee

Reports to:

Board of Regents


Develop and disseminate advice to improve the health of individuals and populations; and promote high value care based on the best available evidence on the determinants of health, including but not limited to genetic variability, environment, and lifestyle.

Composition (12)

Chair, who is an ACP member physician; Vice Chair, and 10 members, one of which is a public member.


One-year, renewable up to three times for a total of four years, unless additional time is approved by the Chair, BOR.

2018-19 Members

Linda L. Humphrey, MD, FACP, Chair
Medical Service P3MED
Portland, OR
Specialty: IM

Robert M. Centor, MD, MACP, Vice Chair
UAB Huntsville Reg Med Campus
Huntsville, AL
Specialty: Hospital Medicine

Mark A. Levine, MD, FACP (Regent)
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

Adam J. Obley, MD
Portland, OR
Specialty: IM

Devan L. Kansagara, MD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine at the VA Portland Health Care System
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

Elie A. Akl, MD, FACP
Riad-el-Solh, Beirut
Specialty: IM

Russell P. Harris, MD, FACP
Chapel Hill, NC
Specialty: IM

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

Maura Marcucci, MD
Hamilton, Canada
Specialty: IM

James R. Mason, MD
La Jolla, CA
Specialties: IM, ONC

Stephanie Chang, MD, MPH (Guest)
Washington, DC

Ray Haeme, Public Member
Granite Falls, NC

Staff Liaison: Amir Qaseem,