Laura Faye Gephart, MD, MBA, a specialist in female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery from Erie, Pennsylvania, has been elected as chair-elect of the Young Physicians Section (YPS) Governing Council for the 2020-2021 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 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. Gephart currently serves as a female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery physician, Allied Urology, Saint Vincent Hospital, Allegheny Heath Network in Erie, Pennsylvania. Dr. Gephart has been involved in organized medicine since her first year of medical school in 2005.
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