Officer and Regents election results announced

The election of Officers and Regents has been completed. Terms become effective at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting and Town Hall at Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 in Philadelphia.


The election of Officers and Regents has been completed. Terms become effective at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting and Town Hall at Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 in Philadelphia. If you have any questions regarding the election, please contact Lauren Cruz at acpgovernance@acponline.org.

2019-2020 Chair-elect, Board of Regents

Heather E. Gantzer, MD, FACP, Minneapolis

Dr Gantzer
Dr. Gantzer

Present positions: Physician of general internal medicine, 1989-present, Park Nicollet Clinic, Methodist Hospital Office and Hospital Practice, St. Louis Park, Minn.

ACP activities: Laureate Award Recipient, Minnesota Chapter, 2009; Governor-elect, Minnesota Chapter, 2010-2011; Governor, Minnesota Chapter, 2011-2015; Board of Governors, 2011-2015; Chapters Subcommittee, 2012-2013; Executive Committee, Board of Governors, 2013-2015; Restoring the Narrative Work Group, 2015-2016; Governance Committee, 2015-2018; Board of Regents, 2015-present; Health and Public Policy Committee, 2016-present; ACP Task Force on DynaMed Plus, 2016-2017; High Value Care Task Force, 2017-2018; Chair, Awards Committee, 2017-present; Chair, Restoring the Story Task Force, January 2019-present.

ACP Fellowship: 2000.

Medical school: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Mo., 1985.

Residency: Internal medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, 1985-1988; chief resident, 1988-1989.

Certification: Internal medicine, 1988, recertified 2008; participating in Maintenance of Certification.

New Regents elected with terms to expire in 2021

Eileen M. Moser, MD, MHPE, MACP, Hershey, Pa.

Dr Moser
Dr. Moser

Present positions: Associate dean for medical education, professor of medicine, Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State Health, Hershey, Pa.

ACP activities: Reviewer and judge, ACP National Resident Abstract Competition, 2005-present; Reference Committee, 2006-2008; Governor, New Jersey Northern Chapter, 2006-2010; Board of Governors, 2006-2010; Chapters Subcommittee, 2008-2009; Chair, Reference Committee, 2009; Chair, Chapter Subcommittee, 2009-2010; Executive Committee, Board of Governors, 2009-2010; Resolutions Task Force, 2009; Postgraduate/Chapter Education Committee, 2010-2014 and 2015-2018; Education and Publication Committee, 2013-2017; Internal Medicine Scientific Program Committee, 2015-2018; ACP Principles of Professional Accountability Task Force, 2017-2018; In-Training Examination Committee, 2017-present; Laureate Award Recipient, Pennsylvania Chapter, 2018; Team Brazil Faculty Development Program, 2018; Chair, Postgraduate/Chapter Education Committee, 2018-present.

ACP Fellowship: 2001.

ACP Mastership: 2017.

Medical school: Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School, Newark, N.J., 1987.

Residency: Internal medicine, Rutgers University New Jersey Medical School, 1988-1990.

Certification: Internal medicine, 1990, recertified 2010; geriatrics, 1994, recertified 2014.

Michael J. Tan, MD, FACP, Akron, Ohio

Dr Tan
Dr. Tan

Present positions: Professor of internal medicine, NEOMED; lead physician, Summa Health Medical Group, infectious diseases; chair, institutional review board, Summa Health; assistant medical director, SummaCare; chair, pharmacy and therapeutics committee, Summa Rehab Hospital, Akron, Ohio.

ACP activities: Membership Committee, 2010-2014; ACP LEAD Certificate Recipient, 2012; Governor-elect, Ohio Chapter, 2014-2015; Governor, Ohio Chapter, 2015-present; Board of Governors; 2015-present; Chapters Subcommittee, 2015-2017; Internal Medicine Scientific Program Committee, 2017-2018; Chair, Chapters Subcommittee, 2017-present; Executive Committee, Board of Governors, 2017-present.

ACP Fellowship: 2007.

Medical school: Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, 1999.

Residency: Internal medicine, Summa Health System, 1999-2002.

Fellowship: Infectious and tropical diseases, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 2002-2004.

Certification: Internal medicine, 2002, recertified 2012; infectious disease, 2004, recertified 2014.

Previous elections

In addition to the 2019-2020 Chair-elect of the Board of Regents and new Regents, the President-elect, Treasurer, and incumbent Regents have also been elected. The profiles of these individuals appeared previously in the November/December 2018 ACP Internist. They are as follows:

2019-2020 President-elect

Jacqueline W. Fincher, MD, MACP, Thomson, Ga.

2019-2022 Treasurer

Gregory C. Kane, MD, MACP, Philadelphia

Incumbent Regents

George M. Abraham, MD, MPH, FACP, Worcester, Mass.

Peter Basch, MD, MACP, Washington, D.C.

Sue S. Bornstein, MD, FACP, Dallas

Janet A. Jokela, MD, MPH, FACP, Urbana, Ill.

Ryan D. Mire, MD, FACP, Nashville, Tenn.