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
|Jacqueline Bello, MD||2013||2017||2021|
|Carol Berkowitz, MD||2011||2015||2019|
|Jeffrey P. Gold, MD||2007||2015|
|Elizabeth Griffiths *||2014||2015|
|Lynne M. Kirk, MD, FACP||2011||2015||2019|
|William McDade, MD, PhD||2009||2013||2017|
|Darlyne Menscer, MD||2009||2013||2017|
|Richard Pieters, MD||2013||2017||2021|
|Liana Puscas, MD||2013||2017||2021|
|Niranjan Rao, MD||2014||2018||2022|
|Luke Selby, MD **||2014||2017|
|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.