Governance

Councils

The Alliance empowers academic internal medicine professionals and enhances health care through professional development, research, and advocacy.

Call for Council Nominations

All current members are invited to nominate candidates or to self-nominate for positions on the association and constituent councils. Councilors and officers serve three year terms, except MPPDA President-Elect which is a four-year term.

Members who volunteered to serve on an FY 2022 AAIM task force are permitted to also submit nominations to serve on the FY 2023 councils.

Council nominations are due Wednesday, October 13, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. EDT, via online application. Emailed materials will not be accepted.

Learn more

AIM Council

President

Carol A. Cottrell
Department Administrator
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine

President-Elect

Jeffrey Becker
Director of Finance / Business Administrator Digestive Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Past President

Allen Mead
Director, Medicine Health Care Service
Department of Medicine
The Robert Larner, MD, College of Medicine at the University of Vermont

Treasurer

Nancy Masucci
Administrator and Business Officer
Department of Medicine
University of Alabama School of Medicine

Councilors

Jerra N. Brandon, MBA, MHCM
Administrative Manager
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School 

Rania Omar Burke, DrPH
Vice Chair, Finance and Administration
Department of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

Catherine E. Garzio, MBA
Vice Chair and Director of Finance and Administration
Department of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine 

Serena Loya, MS-HAIL
Department Administrator
Department of Internal Medicine
University of California (San Francisco)/Fresno 

Dawn J. Smith
Business Administrator
Department of Internal Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center 

Iliana Vera, MBA
Director of Physician Services
HCA Healthcare: East Florida Division GME: Kendall Regional Medical Center

Committee Chair
Cathy O'Neill
Division Administrator, Division of Gastroenterology
Department of Internal Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine

APM Council

President
E. Dale Abel, MD, PhD
Chair and DEO
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine

President-Elect
Alpesh N. Amin, MD, MBA, MACP, SFHM, FACC
Chair
Department of Medicine
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine

Past President
Patricia W. Finn, MD
Chair
Department of Medicine
University of Illinois College of Medicine

Treasurer
Anne B. Curtis, MD, MACP, FACC, FHRS, FAHA
Chair
Department of Medicine
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo

Councilors
John M. Carethers, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School

Kathleen A. Cooney, MD, MACP
Chair
Department of Internal Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine

Mark T. Gladwin, MD
Chair
Department of Medicine
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Anthony N. Hollenberg, MD
Department Chair
Department of Internal Medicine
Weill Cornell Medicine

Monica Kraft, MD
Chair
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Arizona College of Medicine Tucson

Committee Chair
Michael S. Parmacek, MD
Frank Wister Thomas Professor of Medicine and Chair
Department of Medicine
Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

APDIM Council

President
Susan Lane, MD, FACP
Program Director and Vice Chair for Education
Department of Internal Medicine
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University

President-Elect
Jaya M. Raj, MD, FACP
Program Director Internal Medicine Residency
Department of Internal Medicine
Creighton University School of Medicine (Phoenix)

Past President
David A. Wininger, MD, FACP
Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Ohio State University College of Medicine

Treasurer
Emily A. Stewart, MD, FACP
Program Director
Department of Medicine
Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Councilors
Todd D. Barton, MD, FACP
Program Director
Department of Medicine
Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Kimberly Bates, MD, FACP, FAAP
Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Northside Hospital Gwinnett

Alvin S. Calderon, MD, PhD, FACP
Faculty
Department of Internal Medicine
Virginia Mason Medical Center

Jillian Catalanotti, MD, MPH, FACP
Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences

John H. Choe, MD, MPH
Associate Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Washington School of Medicine

R. Dobbin Chow, MD, MBA, MACP
Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Maryland Medical Center Midtown Campus

Denise M. Dupras, MD, PhD
Associate Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine

Maria Garcia, MD
Associate Program Director
Department of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Stacy M. Higgins, MD
Associate Program Director, Primary Care
Department of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine

Claudia Aurelia Kroker-Bode, MD, PhD, FACP
Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Florida State University College of Medicine (Tallahassee)

Margaret C. Lo, MD, FACP
Associate Program Director, Director of Primary Care Track
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Florida College of Medicine

Ex Officio

Erin N. Maxwell Snow, C-TAGME
Education Administrator
Division of Education
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Nebraska College of Medicine

John M. Solomonides, MD
Program Director
Department of Medicine
University of Massachusetts Medical School

Committee Chairs

Dominique L. Cosco, MD
Program Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine

Aimee K. Zaas, MD, MHS
Program Director
Department of Medicine
Duke University School of Medicine

ASP Council

President
Solomon Liao, MD, FAAHPM
Director of Palliative Care Services
Division of Palliative Care
Department of Medicine
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine

President-Elect
Vera P. Luther, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine; Fellowship Program Director
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
Wake Forest School of Medicine of Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center

Past President
Patricia Vassallo, MD, FACC, FASE
Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Treasurer
Vikas I. Parekh, MD
Assistant Chair and Associate Chief Clinical Officer
Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan Medical School

Councilors
Jeffrey A. Colburn, MD
Program Director, Division of Endocrinology
Department of Medicine
San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium

Mitchell D. Feldman, MD
Professor and Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Lyle Fettig, MD
Director, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship
Department of Internal Medicine
Indiana University School of Medicine

Scott J. Gilbert, MD, FASN
Fellowship Program Director, Division of Nephrology
Department of Medicine
Tufts University School of Medicine

Tanya Gure, MD
Director of Geriatrics
Department of Internal Medicine
Ohio State University College of Medicine

Rami Manochakian, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Hematology and Oncology
Department of Internal Medicine
Mayo College of Medicine and Science (Jacksonville)

Eli M. Miloslavsky, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology
Department of Medicine
Harvard Medical School Massachusetts General Hospital

Srikanth Nagalla, MD
Chief of Benign Hematology
Miami Cancer Institute

Keith L. Obstein, MD, MPH, FASGE
Associate Professor, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
Department of Medicine
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Raymund R. Razonable, MD, FIDSA, FAST
Fellowship Program Vice Chair, Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Internal Medicine
Mayo Clinic Alix School of Medicine

Sarbjit S. Saini, MD, FAAAAI
Professor and Fellowship Program Director, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
Department of Internal Medicine
Johns Hopkins University/Bayview Medical Center

Nirav G. Shah, MD, FCCP, ATSF
Associate Chief Education & Faculty Development
Department of Medicine
University of Maryland School of Medicine

Bradley A. Sharpe, MD
Associate Program Director, Division of Hospital Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Gaby Weissman, MD
Fellowship Director, Division of Cardiology
Department of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
MedStar Health/Georgetown-Washington Hospital Center

Steven R. Barczi, MD
Member at Large
Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship
Department of Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Bhavin Dalal, MD
Member at-Large
Associate Professor, Division of Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

CDIM Council

President
Marty Muntz, MD, FACP
Professor
Department of Internal Medicine
Medical College of Wisconsin

President-Elect
Reeni A. Abraham, MD
Clerkship Director
Division of General Internal Medicine and Hospital Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Past President
Amy Shaheen, MD, MSc, FACP
Vice President, Practice Quality and Innovation
University of North Carolina School of Medicine

Treasurer
Kimberly Tartaglia, MD
Assistant Professor - Clinical
Department of Internal Medicine
Ohio State University College of Medicine

Councilors
Paul B. Aronowitz, MD, MACP
Clerkship Director
Department of Internal Medicine
University of California, Davis School of Medicine

Nadia L. Bennett, MD, MSEd
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
Raymond and Ruth Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

David Gugliotti, MD
Clerkship Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Cleveland Clinic Foundation

Nadia J. Ismail, MD, MPH, MEd
Associate Professor
Department of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine

Brian Kwan, MD
Co-Clerkship Director
Department of Medicine
University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

Cindy Lai, MD
Clerkship Director
Department of Internal Medicine
University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Jeffrey LaRochelle, MD, MPH
Professor of Medicine
Department of Medical Education
University of Central Florida College of Medicine

Diane L. Levine, MD, FACP
Professor and Clerkship Director
Department of Internal Medicine
Wayne State University School of Medicine

Amber T. Pincavage, MD, FACP
Associate Professor and Clerkship Director
Department of Medicine
University of Chicago Division of the Biological Sciences, Pritzker School of Medicine

Ex Officio
Tara L. Loushine, MS, CHES
Instructional Program Manager II
Department of Medicine
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Committee Chairs
Sonia Ananthakrishnan, MD (Program Planning)
Medicine 1 Clerkship Director
Department of Medicine
Boston University School of Medicine

Irene Alexandraki, MD, MPH (CDIM Survey and Scholarship Committee Chair)
Professor of Medicine
Department of Clinical Sciences
Paul L. Foster School of Medicine Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

AIM Former Presidents

2020–2021 Allen Mead

2019–2020 Sylk Sotto

2018–2019 Monica Fawthrop

2017-2018 Craig DeGarmo

2016-2017  Masada (Musty) Habhab

2015-2016  Steve Vinciguerra

2014-2015  Timothy J. Heffer

2013-2014  Brian L. David

2012-2013  Lisa Runco

2011-2012  Joe Doty

2010-2011  Donna R. Devine

2008-2009  Catherine G. Wood

2007  Martha A. Hooven

2006  Don C. Glazier

2005  Dale W. Davenport

2004  Charles B. Reuland, ScD

2003  Gary E. Engel

2002  Jane Oppenheim

2001  David O. Nichols

2000  Kathryn A. Mahaffey

1999  Karen L. Campbell, PhD

1998  John C. Girtman, III

1997  John Hallinan

1996  Martin A. Friedman

1995  Frederick A. Creighton

1994  Kathleen F. Siker

1993  Larry W. Turner

1992  Jane T. Schumaker

1991  James E. Lewis, PhD

1990  Patrick W. Breault

1989  Susan W. Adam

1988  Paul A. Thacker

1987  Wilbur Pittinger

1986  Lilly Marks

1985  Riordan L. Timmons

1984  Robert R. Simms

1983  Sandra Broder

1982  J. Terry Holloway

1981  J. Terry Holloway

1980  J. Terry Holloway

1979  J. Terry Holloway

APM Former Presidents

2020–2021 Patricia Finn, MD

2019–2020 Mark E. Anderson, MD, PhD

2018–2019 Nancy J. Brown, MD

2017-2018 David Coleman, MD

2016-2017  Mary E. Klotman, MD

2015-2016  James D. Marsh, MD

2014-2015  Robert F. Todd, III, MD, PhD

2013-2014  Wendy S. Levinson, MD

2012-2013  Michael S. Bronze, MD

2011-2012  Richard A. Walsh, MD

2010-2011  Andrew I. Schafer, MD

2009-2010  Mark L. Zeidel, MD

2008-2009  David E. Steward, MD

2007-2008  William J. Bremner, MD, PhD

2006-2007  Barbara L. Schuster, MD

2005-2006  Lee Goldman, MD

2004-2005  Jeffrey Glassroth, MD

2003-2004  Laurence B. Gardner, MD

2002-2003  John B. O’Connell, MD

2001-2002  Richard D. deShazo, MD

2000-2001  D. Craig Brater, MD

1998-1999  Sidney Cohen, MD

1997-1998  Daniel W. Foster, MD

1996-1997  Maurice A. Mufson, MD

1995-1996  Arthur H. Rubenstein, MD

1994-1995  John D. Stobo, MD

1993-1994  James P. Nolan, MD

1992-1993  Robert Glickman, MD

1991-1992  J. Claude Bennett, MD

1990-1991  Gerald Levey, MD

1989-1990  Thomas Ferris, MD

1988-1989  Norman Levinsky, MD

1987-1988  Harold J. Fallon, MD

1986-1987  Norton J. Greenberger, MD

1985-1986  Jay H. Stein, MD

1984-1985  J. Willis Hurst, MD

1983-1984  Laurence Earley, MD

1982-1983  Joseph Johnson, MD

1981-1982  Edward Hook, MD

1980-1981  David Solomon, MD

1979-1980  Alvin Tarlov, MD

1978-1979  Lloyd Smith, Jr., MD

1977-1978  Grant Liddle, MD

1976-1977  Sol Sherry, MD

1975-1976  Gene H. Stollerman, MD

1974-1975  Eugene Braunwald, MD

1973-1974  Saul Farber, MD

1972-1973  Louis G. Welt, MD

1971-1972  Donald W. Seldin, MD

1970-1971  Robert Petersdorf, MD

1969-1970  Ludwig Eichna, MD

1968-1969  John B. Hickam, MD

1967-1968  James V. Warren, MD

1966-1967  Lawrence E. Young, MD

1965-1966  Maxwell Wintrobe, MD

APDIM Former Presidents

2020—2021 David A. Wininger, MD

2019–2020 Lisa L. Willett, MD, MACM, FACP

2018–2019 Donna J. Astiz, MD

2017-2018 Melvin Blanchard, MD

2016-2017  Brian M. Aboff, MD

2015-2016  Lia S. Logio, MD

2014-2015  Alwin F. Steinmann, MD

2013-2014  Gregory C. Kane, MD

2012-2013  Paul B. Aronowitz, MD

2011-2012  Lisa M. Bellini, MD

2010-2011  Ethan D. Fried, MD

2009-2010  David Gary Smith, MD

2008-2009  Donald R. Bordley, MD

2007-2008  Keith B. Armitage, MD

2006-2007  Deborah M. DeMarco, MD

2005-2006  Lee R. Berkowitz, MD

2004-2005  John P. Fitzgibbons, MD

2003-2004  Phyllis A. Guze, MD

2002-2003  Lawrence G. Smith, MD

2001-2002  David L. Battinelli, MD

2000-2001  Lisa B. Wallenstein, MD

1999-2000  Thomas J. Nasca, MD

1998-1999  Henry J. Schultz, MD

1997-1998  Thomas G. Cooney, MD

1996-1997  Martin I. Broder, MD

1995-1996  Holly J. Humphrey, MD

1994-1995  Jack Ende, MD

1993-1994  Herbert S. Waxman, MD

1992-1993  Barbara L. Schuster, MD

1991-1992  Ronald A. Arky, MD

1990-1991  Donald E. Girard, MD

1989-1990  Marvin Forland, MD

1988-1989  Jordan J. Cohen, MD

1987-1988  Eleanor Z. Wallace, MD

1986-1987  Richard E. Rieselbach, MD

1985-1986  James Leonard, MD

1984-1985  James R. Klinenberg, MD

1983-1984  Louis M. Sherwood, MD

1982-1983  John R. Gamble, MD

1981-1982  William Denney, MD

1980-1981  Pervis Milnor, MD

1979-1980  David Grob, MD

1977-1979  Richard G. Farmer, MD

ASP Former Presidents

2020–2021 Patricia Vassallo, MD

2019–2020 Debra L. Simmons, MD, MS, FACE, FACP

2018–2019 Kevin M. McKown, MD

2017-2018 Abraham Thomas, MD

2016-2017  Patty W. Wright, MD

2015-2016  Joshua D. Safer, MD

2014-2015  Mark W. Geraci, MD

2013-2014  John P. Flaherty, MD

2012-2013  Scott D. Gitlin, MD

2011-2012  Don C. Rockey, MD

2010-2011  Lawrence J. Kerzner, MD

2009-2010  Thomas G. Mason, II, MD

2008-2009  Linda J. Burns, MD

2007-2008  Walter G. Barr, MD

2006-2007  Stuart L. Linas, MD

2005-2006  Kevin P. High, MD

2004-2005  Jonathan C. Weissler, MD

2003-2004  Paul W. Ladenson, MD

2002-2003  Dennis W. Boulware, MD

2001-2002  Robert A. Rizza, MD

2000-2001  K. Randall Young, Jr., MD

1999-2000  Russel E. Kaufman, MD

1998-1999  Mark S. Klempner, MD

1997-1998  Robert J. Myerburg, MD

1996-1997  Robert J. Mayer, MD

1995-1996  Eric G. Neilson, MD

CDIM Former Presidents

2020–2021 Amy Shaheen, MD, MSc, FACP

2019–2020 Katherine C. Chretien, MD

2018–2019 Shobhina G. Chheda, MD, MPH

2017-2018 Andrew R. Hoellein, MD

2016-2017  L. James Nixon, MD

2015-2016  G. Dodd Denton, II, MD

2014-2015  Valerie J. Lang, MD

2013-2014  Sara B. Fazio, MD

2012-2013  Heather E. Harrell, MD

2011-2012  Jennifer R. Kogan, MD

2010-2011  Thomas M. De Fer, MD

2009-2010  Karen E. Hauer, MD

2008-2009  Philip A. Masters, MD

2007  Tayloe H. Loftus, MD

2006  Paul A. Hemmer, MD

2005  D. Michael Elnicki, MD

2004  Walter N. Kernan, MD

2003  Mark J. Fagan, MD

2002  Charles H. Griffith, III, MD

2001  Regina A. Kovach, MD

2000  Gary S. Ferenchick, MD

1999  David J. Theige, MD

1998  Maxine Papadakis, MD

1997  Louis N. Pangaro, MD

1996  Richard J. Simons, MD

1995  Gail Morrison, MD

1994  James O. Woolliscroft, MD

1993  H. Kenneth Walker, MD

1992  Ruth-Marie E. Fincher, MD

1991  Gregory J. Magarian, MD