Wendy Armstrong, MD, FIDSA, chair of IDSA’s ID Training Program
Directors Committee and chair of the ID Recruitment Task Force, has been named
a Healthcare Hero by the Atlanta Business Chronicle. Dr. Armstrong is medical
director of Grady Health System’s Ponce de Leon
Infectious Disease Center in Atlanta.
H. Ebright, PhD, FIDSA, Board of Governors professor of chemistry and
chemical biology at Rutgers University and laboratory director at the Waksman Institute of Microbiology, has been
elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. He will be inducted into
the academy in October 2016.
Jones, DO, FIDSA, has been re-elected to serve on the Board of
Trustees of the Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association. Dr. Jones is medical director of
Reading Health Partners and medical director of process improvement/clinical
integration for Reading Health System. He is also director of osteopathic
medical education at Reading Hospital and medical co-director for Horizon
Darilyn V. Moyer, MD, has been selected as the next
executive vice president and chief executive officer of the American College of
Physicians. She will begin her term in September 2016. Dr. Moyer is professor
of medicine, executive vice chair for education in the Department of Medicine,
Internal Medicine Residency program director, and assistant dean for Graduate
Medical Education at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University.
Carlos del Rio, MD, FIDSA, chair of HIVMA, has been selected as the 2016 recipient of
the Ohtli Award, one of the highest awards given by the Government of Mexico.
Dr. del Rio is professor of medicine in Emory University School of Medicine and
Hubert Professor and chair of the Hubert Department of Global Health in Emory’s
Rollins School of Public Health.
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