Council Member Terms
Council members are elected for a four-year term-maximum of two terms-by the AMA House of Delegates, unless otherwise noted.
Terms of Council members are as follows:
|Council Member||Initial term
|Hans Arora, PhD*||2012||2013|
|Carol Berkowitz, MD||2011||2015||2019|
|Baretta R. Casey||2005||2013|
|Jeffrey P. Gold, MD||2007||2015|
|Lynne M. Kirk, MD, FACP||2011||2015||2019|
|Mahendr S. Kochar, MD, MACP||2005||2013|
|William McDade, MD, PhD||2009||2013||2017|
|Darlyne Menscer, MD||2009||2013||2017|
|Richard B. Reiling, MD, FACS||2005||2013|
|David E. Swee, MD||2006||2014|
|Krystal L. Tomei, MD, MPH**||2011||2014|
|Patricia L. Turner, MD, FACS||2011||2015||2019|
*The Council medical student member is appointed annually by the governing council of the AMA Medical Student Section with concurrence of the AMA Board of Trustees.
**The Council resident physician member is elected for a three-year term by the AMA House of Delegates.