Christie Morgan, MD, an ENT-otolaryngologist affiliated with Henry Ford Hospital in Michigan, will serve as the immediate past chair of the Young Physicians Section Governing Council for the 2019-20 term.
The YPS is a member interest group within the AMA for physicians under 40 years of age or within the first eight years of professional practice after residency and fellowship training. The Section Governing Council is responsible for enhancing young physician practice of medicine, including the transition into practice and facilitating the participation of young physicians in policy development.
Dr. Morgan is currently an alternate delegate from the Michigan State Medical Society to the AMA House of Delegates (HOD). She has held a variety of leadership positions within the AMA including: MSS region delegate; MSS region VII chair; RFS sectional delegate, and alternate delegate to the HOD for Massachusetts.