Private Practice Physicians Section (PPPS) leadership opportunities


The Private Practice Physicians Section (PPPS) offers its members various opportunities to be involved and advocate for patients and the profession.

The strategy and activities of the PPPS are directed by a seven-member governing council elected by section membership.

The next PPPS election will be held June 7, 2024. Open positions include:

  • Chair-elect
  • Delegate
  • Alternate delegate
  • Member at-large (2)

Nominations are due May 8, 2024. Submit your application now

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Contribute to PPPS policymaking efforts by submitting a resolution for consideration at a PPPS meeting. Visit the PPPS online member forum for more information or submit resolutions to Jason Ranville at [email protected].

Volunteer opportunities are available at PPPS meetings (June and November) and throughout the year:

  • Reference Committee: Plays integral role in PPPS policymaking process
  • Candidate Interview Committee: Interviews candidates for AMA elected offices and provides feedback to section members
  • Policy Committee: Assists in the ongoing policy development process
  • Advocacy Committee: Advocated on behalf of private practice

Contact us at [email protected] to learn more and to volunteer.