NIPDD is presented by the Academic Council, a group of seasoned program directors, many of whom hold or have held leadership positions within the RC-FM, AFMRD, AAFP, ABFM and other family medicine organizations.
The Academic Council is responsible for the coordination, supervision, and evaluation of the NIPDD's educational programs. Sponsored by the AFMRD, it reports to the AFMRD Board. Click on each name to read a biographical sketch.
Clark Denniston, MD
Academic Council Chair
Designated Institution Official for Graduate Medical Education
University of North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
William R. Gillanders, MD
Providence Milwaukie Family Medicine Residency Program
Harold Johnston, MD
Alaska Family Medicine Residency Program
Steve Ratcliffe, MD, MSPH
Lancaster General Family Medicine Residency
Penelope K. Tippy, MD
SIU Family & Community Medicine
Stan Kozakowski, MD