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Member Accomplishments

If you have any current news to share about yourself or a colleague that we can celebrate, please e-mail it to John Derrickson.

Congratulations to the following chapter members who received their awards at Internal Medicine Meeting 2015 in Boston.

American College of Physicians Award for Outstanding Work in Science as Related to Medicine
This award is bestowed for outstanding work in science as related to medicine. Scientists of any country and in any field, whether non-clinical or clinical, biochemical, biological, physical, or social, shall be eligible for this award. A major consideration in selecting the awardee will be an outstanding contribution which has been nationally or internationally recognized made by the nominee.

Beatrice H. Hahn, MD, Wallingford, PA

Joseph E. Johnson Leadership Award
The award recognizes a Resident/Fellow member of the College who has demonstrated qualities that exemplify the College’s mission “to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine. Nominees may have outstanding achievements in any of a wide variety of areas, including leadership, medical practice, research, teaching, publications, advocacy, and/or volunteerism.

Mohan Ashok Kumar, MBBS, Danville, PA

New Masters
Masters shall be Fellows who have been selected because of “integrity, positions of honor, eminence in practice or in medical research, or other attainments in science or in the art of medicine.” Masters must be highly accomplished persons demonstrating eminence in practice, leadership, or in medical research. Evidence of their achievements can come from many types of endeavors such as notoriety within their field and/or ACP chapter, research, education, health care initiatives, volunteerism, and administrative positions. The Master must be distinguished by the excellence and significance of his or her contributions to the field of medicine.

Richard S. Eisenstaedt, MD, MACP, Abington
Melissa A. McNeil, MD, MACP, Pittsburgh
Ronald N. Rubin, MD, MACP, Philadelphia

Congratulations to Beth A. Foreman, DO from Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center who was a winner in the Resident/Fellow Clinical Vignette Poster category at the Internal Medicine 2015 Abstract Competition. Her poster title was Novel Use of Total Artificial Heart: Terminating Refractory Arrhythmias in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy.

Congratulations to Abdul Razaq Adeniyi from Jefferson Medical College, who was a winner in the Medical Student Clinical Vignette Poster category at the Internal Medicine 2015 Abstract Competition. His poster title was Diffuse Lymphadenopathy and Weight Loss of Unkown Etiology: A Case of HLH in the Outpatient Setting.

Congratulations to Joy Siting Trybula from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, who was a winner in the Medical Student Clinical Vignette Poster category at the Internal Medicine 2015 Abstract Competition. Her poster title was Autotaxin is an Independent Predictor of Insulin Resistance in Overweight and Obese Females.

The Pennsylvania Chapter recognizes and congratulates physicians who have been elected to Fellowship in the College in the past six months as well as welcomes their new Members. Please view the list[PDF] and join us in celebrating with them!

Recruit a Colleague

The Pennsylvania Chapter would like to thank the following member for recruiting his colleagues as part of ACP's Recruit-a-Colleague program:

Adam J. Albert, MD
Elmer J. Holzinger, MD, MACP
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP
Leo J. Motter, MD
Nina Mingioni, MD, FACP
Seth M. Quartey, MD, FACP
Sunjeet Kaur, MBBS

Page updated: 06/12/15

Contact Information

Eastern Region
David L. George, MD, FACP, Governor

Southeastern Region
Gregory C. Kane, MD, FACP, Governor

Western Region
G. Alan Yeasted, MD, FACP

John Derrickson
Executive Director
Phone: 610-543-6880 or Toll-free: 800-846-7746
Fax: 610-543-6806
E-mail: jd@pa-acp.org

General chapter information/questions:
John Derrickson

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Jackie Franco


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