Council on Medical Education

Medical education leadership opportunities

Are you an AMA member interested in leadership roles in medicine? We welcome your desire to become involved and make a difference in medicine.

Review the current requests for nominations listed below. If you are interested in a position and meet the qualifications stated in the position description provided, you may apply for nomination by completing and submitting the required documentation by the application deadline. 

Please note that, while the AMA Board of Trustees makes the nominations, it is the requesting organization that makes the final appointment.

For questions about the nominations process, contact Mary Grandau at [email protected].

Carefully review the AMA's Conflict of Interest policy and Principles before applying.

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) Board of Directors

Application deadline: April 9, 2019

Position description: ACGME BOD (PDF)

AMA application: ACGME BOD (DOC)

ACGME Review Committee for Internal Medicine (RC-IM)

Application deadline: April 9, 2019

Note: There are two positions, one requiring internal medicine certification and one requiring geriatric medicine certification.

Position description: RC-IM (PDF)

AMA application: RC-IM (DOC)

ACGME Review Committee for Orthopaedic Surgery (RC-OS)

Application deadline: April 9, 2019

Note: RC-OS requires that candidates have expertise or fellowship training in foot and ankle, pediatric orthopaedic surgery or orthopaedic sports medicine for this opportunity.

Position description: RC-OS (PDF)

AMA application: RC-OS (DOC)

ACGME Review Committee for Psychiatry (RC-PSYCH)

Application deadline: April 9, 2019

Position description: RC-PSYCH (PDF)

AMA application: RC-PSYCH (DOC)

The American Board of Allergy and Immunology (ABAI)

Application deadline: April 9, 2019

Note: This opportunity is for an internist allergist-immunologist position.

Position description: ABAI (PDF)

AMA application: ABAI (DOC)