Internal Medicine Section

Internal Medicine is the branch of medicine that diagnoses and non-surgically treats diseases affecting the internal organs of the body. The Internal Medicine Section of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (SCCM) provides a forum for discussion and action on issues of importance to internal medicine intensivists.

The Internal Medicine Section is the largest section of the Society, accounting for approximately 32% of SCCM membership.

Internal Medicine Section members contribute to both the section and SCCM at large. Many members exhibit active involvement and assertive leadership through section committees, including Bylaws, Education, Research, Membership, Communication and Public Policy Committees. In addition to a designated seat on Council, the Internal Medicine Section is represented on many of SCCM's important committees, such as Advocacy, Strategic Planning, Research and Program Development Committees.

Section Leadership
Chair - Hayley B. Gershengorn, MD, FCCM, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, USA
Chair-Elect - Leo C. Rotello, MD, FCCM, Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Secretary/Treasurer - Bram Rochwerg, MD, MSc (Epi), FCCM, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
Elliott D. Crouser, MD, Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA

Members at-Large
Jennifer A. LaRosa, BA, MD, FCCM, Morristown Medical Center, Morristown, New Jersey, USA
John P. Reilly, MD, MS, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Kenneth E. Remy, MD, MHSc, MSCI, FCCM, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
JT Tina Chen, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
Bob Hyzy, MD, MCCM, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Rachel Kohn, MD, MSCE, University of Pennsylvania -School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Council Liaison
Marie R. Baldisseri, MD, MPH, FCCM, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

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