Darilyn Moyer, MD, FACP, ACP's first female EVP/CEO, addresses her plans for the organization, the evolution of health care, and how her experience will guide her efforts.
The election of Officers and Regents has been completed. Terms become effective at the conclusion of the Annual Business Meeting at Internal Medicine 2012 in New Orleans.
Members of the American College of Physicians met with the leaders of subspecialty societies to develop ways to better coordinate care, redesign medical education and support the medical profession.
This issue covers such topics as osteoporosis, nutrition, vertigo, and opioids and medical education.
When ACP members first began traveling to Russia in the late 1990s, the weather wsa chilly, but the reception was anything but.
Organized medicine reacted with concern to a proposal to restructure graduate medical education that did not take into account the looming shortage in primary care.
ACP members lobby their congressional representatives to plead their case for saving primary care, as well as introduce the â€œPreserving Patient Access to Primary Care Act of 2009,â€ï¿½ which proposes incentives to pay for care
ACP Internist provides news and information for internal medicine physicians about the practice of medicine and reports on the policies, products, and activities of ACP.
At least two million people each year in the United States are infected with bacteria that are resistant to antibiotics, and at least 23,000 people die each year as a result of these infections.
The Governance Committee of the American College of Physicians placed in nomination candidates for leadership positions.