The American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) announces that Mark Reiter, MD MBA FAAEM, was elected as president; Kevin Rodgers, MD FAAEM, was elected as vice president; Joel Schofer, MD RDMS FAAEM, was elected as secretary-treasurer. They will serve for two-year terms on the board.
John B. Christensen, MD FAAEM; David Lawhorn, MD FAAEM; and Andrew P. Mayer, MD FAAEM, were elected to two-year terms as at-large board members, and Michael Ybarra, MD FAAEM, was elected to serve as the Young Physicians Section (YPS) director. The YPS director position is a one-year term.
Dr. Reiter is a Residency Director at Middle Tennessee Emergency Physicians and the University of Tennessee in Nashville, TN. Dr. Rodgers is the Co-Program Director of the Emergency Medicine Residency Program (Categorical and Combined Emergency Medicine-Pediatrics)
The AAEM board of directors also includes:
Immediate Past President
William T. Durkin, Jr., MD MBA FAAEM — 2016
At-Large Board Members:
Kevin Beier, MD FAAEM — 2015
Mark Foppe, DO FAAEM — 2015
Robert Suter, DO MHA FAAEM — 2015
Andy Walker, MD FAAEM — 2015
Leslie Zun, MD MBA FAAEM — 2015
Meaghan Mercer, DO
Editor, JEM — Ex-Officio Board Member
Stephen R. Hayden, MD
The American Academy of Emergency Medicine (AAEM) is the specialty society in emergency medicine today. As an organization, AAEM believes achievement of board certification represents the only acceptable method of attaining recognition as a specialist in emergency medicine. For more information about AAEM, our mission and programs, please visit please visit www.aaem.org or call 800-884-2236. Connect with AAEM, www.aaem.org/