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Dr. Niva Lubin-Johnson, an internal medicine physician based in Chicago, IL, has been elected as chair of the Women Physicians Section Governing Council for the 2019-20 term.
The WPS is a member interest group within the AMA for women physicians and medical students. The Section Governing Council is responsible for increasing the membership, participation and leadership of women in the AMA as well as advocating on women’s health and women in medicine policy issues.
Dr. Lubin-Johnson is an advocate of quality health care for all, especially the underserved and underrepresented. She was installed as the 119th president of the National Medical Association (NMA) on August 14, 2018. Dr. Lubin-Johnson has been an active member of the NMA for over thirty 30 years.