, MD, professor and chair of neurosurgery, and Pamela Peterson
, MD, associate professor of medicine in the cardiology division, will become charter members of the AAMC’s Council of Faculty and Academic Societies
. This council is charged with identifying critical issues facing medical school faculty and providing a strong voice for faculty within the AAMC leadership structure.
, director of faculty affairs, was recently appointed to the Research Project Development Subcommittee of the AAMC’s Group on Faculty Affairs
. This subcommittee will engage in strategic planning and will oversee collaborative and scholarly projects pertaining to faculty evaluation, faculty development, promotion and tenure and other faculty matters.