Obituary

Andrew Kemper Diehl, MD, MACP.


Andrew Kemper Diehl, MD, MACP

Andrew Kemper Diehl, MD, MACP, a clinician, educator and College leader, died on Dec. 24 at the age of 67.

Dr. Diehl received his undergraduate degree from Yale University before studying medicine at Harvard Medical School and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He completed his internship at Los Angeles County/Harbor General Hospital and an internal medicine residency in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Kiehl also served for two years in the Indian Health Service on the Navajo Reservation in Tuba City, Ariz.

In 1977, he became a member of the faculty of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, where he later served as a professor of medicine and chief of the division of general internal medicine before retiring in 2012. He was an active participant and officer of the Society of General Internal Medicine and a member of several test-writing committees of the National Board of Medical Examiners.

Within ACP, he served as governor for the southern Texas region from 2007 to 2011 and was a member of the Membership Committee at the time of his death.

A full obituary is online.