Leaders in Medical Education: Ms. Mona Signer, President and CEO of the National Resident Matching Program

Mona M. Signer is President and Chief Executive Officer of the National Resident Matching Program, an organization that since 1952 has matched medical students to United States graduate medical education programs. Ms. Signer joined the NRMP in 2002, became Executive Director in 2005, and in 2015 was named President and CEO. During Ms. Signer’s tenure, … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Ms. Mona Signer, President and CEO of the National Resident Matching Program”

Leaders in Medical Education – Dr. Graham McMahon, President of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)

Graham McMahon, MD, MMSc, is the President and Chief Executive Officer of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME®), which leverages the power of education to drive quality in the medical profession and in healthcare. The ACCME accredits continuing medical education (CME) providers in the US and internationally, creating a framework that supports, inspires, … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education – Dr. Graham McMahon, President of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Stephen C. Shannon, President and CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)

Dr. Stephen C. Shannon serves as the President and CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM), which represents the 33 accredited colleges of osteopathic medicine (COMs) in the United States. He has previously served as Dean of University of New England’s College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Shannon received his BA and … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Stephen C. Shannon, President and CEO of the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM)”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. David Blumenthal, President of The Commonwealth Fund

David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P., is president of The Commonwealth Fund, a national philanthropy engaged in independent research on health and social policy issues. Dr. Blumenthal is formerly the Samuel O. Thier Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and Chief Health Information and Innovation Officer at Partners Healthcare System in Boston. From 2009 to 2011, … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. David Blumenthal, President of The Commonwealth Fund”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Pamela Davis, Dean at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

A renowned physician and medical researcher, Pamela B. Davis, MD, PhD, became dean of the School of Medicine in 2007 after serving as interim dean during the previous year. In addition, she is senior vice president for medical affairs at Case Western Reserve University and holds the Arline H. and Curtis F. Garvin Research Professorship. A … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Pamela Davis, Dean at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Larry Kaiser, Dean of the Temple University School of Medicine

An internationally renowned thoracic surgeon, researcher, author and academician, Larry R. Kaiser, MD, is the leading health sciences executive at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. He serves as  CEO of the Temple University Health System, Senior Executive Vice President for the Health Sciences, and Dean of Temple University School of Medicine. Prior to joining Temple … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Larry Kaiser, Dean of the Temple University School of Medicine”

Leaders in Medical Education: Martin Schlichte, CEO and Founder of Lecturio

Martin Schlichte is the CEO and Founder of Lecturio, a leading e-learning platform—mainly for medical video education serving students as well as universities and medical institutions. Founded in Germany’s historic publishing center Leipzig in 2008, Lecturio advanced to one of the major players in the e-learning market in Europe. Martin studied Business Informatics and Business … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Martin Schlichte, CEO and Founder of Lecturio”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Ray Mitchell, Dean of the Georgetown University School of Medicine

A Dreyfus National Merit Scholar at the University of North Carolina, Stephen Ray Mitchell completed his undergraduate medical education as well as training and certification in internal medicine and pediatrics at the North Carolina Memorial Hospital in Chapel Hill. He currently serves as the Joseph Butenas Professor and Dean of Medical Education at Georgetown. He … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Ray Mitchell, Dean of the Georgetown University School of Medicine”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Kelly Thibert, National President of American Medical Student Association

Dr. Thibert is honored and excited to serve as National President of the American Medical Student Association (AMSA). She spends the year spearheading the organization ensuring that the mission and goals are upheld. Her goals include continuing to advance AMSA’s work on healthcare access, the opioid epidemic and understanding of osteopathic medicine. She will also continue … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Kelly Thibert, National President of American Medical Student Association”

Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Peter F. Buckley, Dean of the Georgia Regents University Medical College

Dr. Peter F. Buckley became the 26th Dean of the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University in 2011. A psychiatrist and expert in schizophrenia, Buckley is also a Professor of Psychiatry, Pharmacology and Radiology. He is currently serving as Interim Executive Vice President for Health Affairs for Augusta University and Interim Chief Executive Officer for AU Medical Center … Continue reading “Leaders in Medical Education: Dr. Peter F. Buckley, Dean of the Georgia Regents University Medical College”