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Susan Abookire, MD, MPH
Chief of Quality, Mount Auburn Hospital
Mark Alberts, MD
Professor of Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Andrew F. Angelino, MD, DFAPA
Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Peter Angood, MD, FRCS(C), FACS, FCCM
CEO, American College of Physician Executives
George Bakris, MD, FASN, FASH
Professor of Medicine , University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Director, Hypertension Center, University of Chicago Medical Center
Andrew J. Barkmeier, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic
John Bartlett, MD
Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
David W. Bates, MD, MSc
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Joseph Betancourt, MD, MPH
Director of Multicultural Education, Mass General Hospital
Michael Bloch, MD, FACP, FASH, FVM
Designated Specialist in Clinical Hypertension, American Society of Hypertension
Zachary T. Bloomgarden, MD, FACE
Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Editor, Journal of Diabetes
Charles L. Bowden, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Pharmacology , University of Texas Health Science Center
Daniel Brotman, MD, FACP, FHM
Director, Hospitalist Program, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
John B. Bulger, DO, FACOI, FACP, SFHM
Chief Quality Officer, Geisinger Clinic
Charles Burger, MD
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Medicine; Chair, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Christopher Cannon, MD, FACC
Director, Education, Cardiovascular Medicine Innovation , Cardiovascular Division, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Barrie R. Cassileth, PhD
Chief, Integrative Medicine Service and Laurance S. Rockefeller Chair in Integrative Medicine, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Robert Centor, MD
Internist, UAB
Leslie Citrome, MD
Clinical Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, New York Medical College
Marianne Cloeren, MD
Associate Professor, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Calvin J. Cohen, MD, MSc
Director of Research, Community Research Initiative of New England
Pat Croskerry, MD, PhD
Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, and Division of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University
Thomas D'Amico, MD
Professor of Surgery, Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center Durham, North Carolina
Jaime Davidson, MD, FACP, MACE
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology Touchstone Diabetes Research Center
John M. Davis III, MD
Rheumatologist, Mayo Clinic
Joseph A. Dearani, MD
Chair, Cardiovascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic
“e-Patient Dave” deBronkart, Patient
Board member, Society for Participatory Medicine
Steven Deitelzweig, MD, FACP
System Department Chair of Hospital Medicine, Ochsner Medical Center
Gurpreet Dhaliwal, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of California San Francisco
Pamela Douglas, MD, MACC, FASE
Ursula Geller Professorship for Research in Cardiovascular Diseases, Duke University Medical Center
Marla Dubinsky, MD
Director, Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Program, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Carole Eldridge, DNP, RN, CNE, NEA-BC
John Ely, MD
Department of Family Medicine, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
David Erasmus, MD
Pulmonologist, Mayo Clinic
David S. Ettinger, MD
Alex Grass Professor of Oncology, The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins
Steven Feinberg, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Feinberg Medical Group
Leonard Feldman, MD
Assistant Professor, Director, General Medicine Consult Service, Johns Hopkins Hospitalist Service
Evans Fernandez, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Autoimmune and Interstitial Lung Disease Program, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO
Peter A. Fischer, MD
Clinical Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Scott M. Fishman, MD
Chief of the Division of Pain Medicine, Professor of Anesthesiology, University of California, Davis
Gregg C. Fonarow, MD, FACC, FAHA
Professor of Medicine, Director, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center
Vivian Fonseca, MD
Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Tullis Tulane Alumni Chair in Diabetes, & Chief, Section of Endocrinology, Tulane University Health Sciences Center Editor-in-Chief, Diabetes Care
Aimee Garcia, MD, CWS
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Geriatrics Department, Baylor College of Medicine
Anthony Gerber, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine; Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, Colorado
Richard Gitomer, MD, MBA, FACP
President, CQO & Director of Clinical Services, The Emory Clinic
Larry Goldstein, MD, FAAN, FAHA
Professor of Medicine (Neurology), Duke University Medical Center
Elizabeth Goldstein, PhD
Director of the Division of Consumer Assessment and Plan Performance , CMS
Douglas Gourlay, MD, FRCPC, FASAM
Director, Pain and Chemical Dependency Division, The Wasser Pain Management Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital
Mark Graber, MD
Professor Emeritus of Medicine, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Hugh Greeley
Founder, HG Healthcare Associates
Riva Greenberg
Diabetes Patient-Expert, Author, Speaker, and Health Coach
John Halamka, MD, MS
CIO, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Philip Hanna, MD
Chief of the Division of Gastroenterology , National Jewish Health
Howard Heit, MD, FACP, FASAM
Assistant Clinical Professor, Georgetown University School of Medicine
Richard Hellman, MD, FACP, FACE
Clinical Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri/Kansas City School of Medicine Private Practice, MO
Gerald Hickson, MD
Associate Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs, Assistant Dean for Faculty Affairs, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Irl B. Hirsch, MD
Professor of Metabolism, Endocrinology & Nutrition, University of Washington School of Medicine
Steven M. Horwitz, MD
Associate Attending, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Flavia Hoyte, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, National Jewish Health
Clifford Hudis, MD
Chief, Breast Cancer Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Paul Jellinger, MD
Professor of Clinical Medicine, University of Miami, Past President, American College of Endocrinology (ACE) Past President, American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE)
Margaret Johnson, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine, Chair, Division of Pulmonary Medicine , Mayo Clinic
Allen Kachalia, MD, JD
Chief Quality Officer, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Ravi Kalhan, MD, MS
Associate Professor of Medicine, Director, Asthma and COPD Program, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Linda Kenney
Founder, President, Medically Induced Trauma Support Services (MITSS)
Sajid Khan, MD
Emergency Medicine Physician, University of Missouri–Kansas City School of Medicine
Robert D. Kirkcaldy, MD, MPH
Surveillance and Special Studies Team, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Robert Klugman, MD, FACP, FACMQ
Voluntary Associate Professor of Medicine and Quantitative Health Sciences, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Sonia Kupfer, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Biological Sciences, University of Chicago
Jeffrey Kuvin, MD
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Graduate Medical Education, Tufts Medical Center
Joseph Li, MD
Director, Hospital Medicine Program, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center,
Allan Lipton, MD
Professor of Medicine and Oncology, Penn State Univ. College of Medicine, M.S. Hershey Medical Center
Cara Litvin, MD, MS
Assistant Professor Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics, Medical University of South Carolina
Noni MacDonald, MD
Professor of Paediatrics, Dalhousie University
Stephanie P. Marango, MD, RYT
Founder, Sacred Body Institute
Thomas McLellan, PhD
Professor of Psychology in Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania
Jennifer Meddings, MD, MSc
Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School
Ruben A. Mesa, MD, FACP
Chair of Hematology, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
Ferdinando Mirarchi, DO
Medical Director, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Hamot Emergency Medicine
James L Mohler, MD
Chair, NCCN Prostate Cancer Panel
Melody W Mulaik, MSHS, RCC, PCS, FCS, CPC, CPC-H
President, Coding Strategies, Inc.
Richard Nesto, MD
Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Lahey Clinic Medical Center
Larry Norton, MD
Deputy Physician-in-Chief for Breast Cancer Programs; Medical Director, Evelyn H. Lauder Breast Center; Norna S. Sarofim Chair in Clinical Oncology, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Kayhan Parsi, JD, PhD
Associate Professor of Bioethics & Health Policy, Neiswanger Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine
Jason Persoff, MD, SFHM
Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine, University of Colorado
Mark H. Pollack, MD
Grainger Professor and Chairman, Department of Psychiatry, Rush University Medical Center
Russell K. Portenoy, MD
Chairman, Department of Pain Medicine and Palliative Care, Beth Israel Medical Center
Michael Radzienda, MD, SFHM
Regional Chief Medical Officer, Sound Physicians
Ronald Rapoport, MD, FACR
The Truesdale Clinic, Fall River, MA
Sharon Reifler Rosenberg, MD
Assistant Professor in Medicine-Pulmonary, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Paul M Ridker, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA
Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Richard G. Roberts, MD, JD, FAAFP, FCLM
Professor of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health
LisaRae Roper, MHA, MS, PCS, CCS-P, CPC-I
Vice Chair, American College of Medical Coding Specialists
Ralph L. Sacco, MD
Professor and Chairman, Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami
Todd Sagin, MD, JD
Principal and National Medical Director, Sagin Healthcare Consulting
Kenneth Sands, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Mona Sarfaty, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Family & Community Medicine , Thomas Jefferson University
Paul Sax, MD
Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases and the HIV Program , Brigham and Women’s Hospital
William Schaffner, MD
President, National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Michael Schatman, PhD, CPE
Executive Director, Foundation for Ethics in Pain Care
Danielle Scheurer, MD, MSCR
Hospitalist and Chief Quality Officer, Medical University of South Carolina
Gordon Schiff, MD
Associate Director of the Brigham Center for Patient Safety Research and Practice, Brigham and Women’s Hospital Division of General Medicine
Lee H. Schwamm, MD
Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School, Vice Chairman of Neurology, Massachusetts General Hospital Director of TeleStroke & Acute Stroke Services, MGH
Daniel Sexton, MD
Professor of Medicine, Duke University School of Medicine
Simon Sikorski, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon, Healthcare Marketing Agency & Center of Excellence
Thomas G. Slama, MD, FACP
Past-President, IDSA, Clinical Professor of Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine
Gary W. Small, MD
Professor of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Leon Smith Sr., MD
Chairman of Medicine, Seton Hall P.G. School of Medicine
Joel Stein, MD
Simon Baruch Professor and Chair, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Donna E. Sweet, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of Kansas School of Medicine
Eytan Szmuilowicz, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Jonathan L. Temte, MD, PhD
Professor of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health
David Thomas, MD
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Center for Global Health
Megha Tollefson, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic
Glenn Treisman, MD, PhD
Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Kenneth Tyler, MD
Professor of Neurology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
Susan Urba, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center
Nora D. Volkow, MD
Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Robert Wachter, MD
Professor and Associate Chairman, Dept. of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
John W. Ward, MD
Director, Division of Viral Hepatitis, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Michael E Wechsler, MD, MMSc
Director, Asthma Program, National Jewish Health
Kathleen Wesa, MD
Integrative Medicine Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Winthrop Whitcomb, MD
Hospitalist, Baystate Health
Mark Williams, MD
Professor & Chief, Division of Hospital Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Glenn Wilson, PhD, FBPS, C. Psychol
Consultant Psychologist
Stephen Wisniewski, MD
Assistant Professor, Mayo Clinic, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Janet Wright, MD
Executive Director, Million Hearts(TM)
Clyde W. Yancy, MD, MSc. FACC, FAHA, MACP
Magerstadt Professor of Medicine, Chief, Division of Cardiology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine
Andrew D. Zelenetz, MD, PhD
Chief of Lymphoma Service, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

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