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Members of the Council on Medical Education

View the members serving on the Council on Medical Education.
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The AMA House of Delegates elects 10 Council on Medical Education members to a 4-year term, with a 2-term limit. One resident/fellow physician member is elected by the House of Delegates separately for a term of 3 years. One medical student member is appointed to a 1-year term by the Governing Council of the Medical Student Section with the concurrence of the Board of Trustees. AMA members please sign in to view each council member’s conflict of interest disclosure statement.

Title:
Specialty:
Patricia L. Turner, MD, FACS

Chicago, Illinois

Term Expires: 2019

Chair
General Surgery
Lynne M. Kirk, MD, FACP

Dallas, Texas

Term Expires: 2019

Chair-elect
Internal Medicine
Darlyne Menscer, MD

Charlotte, North Carolina

Term Expires: 2017

Immediate Past Chair
Family Medicine
Carol D. Berkowitz, MD

Torrance, California

Term Expires: 2019

Member-at-large
Pediatrics
Jacqueline A. Bello, MD

Bronx, New York

Term Expires: 2017

Member
Neuroradiology
Cynthia A. Jumper, MD, MPH

Lubbock, Texas

Term Expires: 2020

Member
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Disease
Trishna Narula, MPH

Stanford, California

Term Expires: 2017

Medical Student Member
Richard S. Pieters, MD

Worcester, Massachusetts

Term Expires: 2017

Member
Radiation Oncology
Liana Puscas, MD, MHS

Durham, North Carolina

Term Expires: 2017

Member
Otolaryngology
Niranjan V. Rao, MD

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Term Expires: 2018

Member
Vascular and General Surgery
Luke Selby, MD

Denver, Colorado

Term Expires: 2017

Resident Physician Member
General Surgery
John P. Williams, MD

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Term Expires: 2019

Member
Anesthesiology