About ECFMG

Board of Trustees

Cheryll Albold, Ph.D., M.S.Ed.
Designated Institutional Administrator
Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
Rochester, Minnesota

Barbara Barzansky, Ph.D., M.H.P.E.
Director, Undergraduate Medical Education and LCME Co-secretary
American Medical Association
Chicago, Illinois

Ronald R. Blanck, D.O.
Chairman and Partner
Martin, Blanck & Associates
Falls Church, Virginia

Pamela Blizzard, M.B.A.
Education Entrepreneur & Board Member
Research Triangle, North Carolina

Donald Craig Brater, M.D.
President and CEO
Alliance for Academic Internal Medicine
Alexandria, Virginia

Peter F. Buckley, M.D.
Dean, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and
Executive Vice President for Medical Affairs

Virginia Commonwealth University Health System
Richmond, Virginia

Francis L. Counselman, M.D., C.P.E.
Eastern Virginia Medical School Distinguished Professor of Emergency Medicine
Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Norfolk, Virginia

Steven Robert Craig, M.D.
Executive Director, Des Moines Area Medical Education Consortium and
Assistant Dean for Curriculum and Student Affairs (Des Moines Branch Campus)
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Des Moines, Iowa

Andrew T. Filak, Jr., M.D.
Chair, ECFMG Board of Trustees
Senior Vice President for Health Affairs and Dean
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Cincinnati, Ohio

Asqual Getaneh, M.D., M.P.H.
Medical Director
International Community Health Services (ICHS)
Seattle, Washington

Maryellen E. Gusic, M.D.
Vice Chair, ECFMG Board of Trustees
Senior Advisor for Educational Affairs
Professor of Medical Education
University of Virginia School of Medicine
Charlottesville, Virginia

Anne Marie Irani, M.D.
Professor Emerita of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU
Richmond, Virginia

Prerna Mona Khanna, M.D., M.P.H.
Medical Director, Occupational and Preventive Medicine
Staff Physician
Desert Regional Medical Center
Palm Springs, California

William H. Kurtz, B.A.
Executive Management (Retired)
Audubon Nature Institute
New Orleans, Louisiana

Thomas E. Norris, M.D.
Physician Coach and Speaker
Studer Group®
Professor and Chair of Family Medicine Emeritus
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, Washington

John Ogunkeye, M.S.
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President of Global Services
Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education
Chicago, Illinois

James F. Pelegano, M.D., M.S.
Senior Director Global Initiatives
Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, New York

Jason Z. Qu, M.D.
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Nyapati R. Rao, M.D., M.S.
The Von Tauber Chair, Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Services
Nassau University Medical Center
East Meadow, New York

Beatriz Wills, M.D. (IMG Resident/Fellow Trustee)
Fellow, Hematology Oncology
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, New York

Board Management Trustees

William W. Pinsky, M.D.
President and Chief Executive Officer
ECFMG
Board Chair
FAIMER
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jeanette Mladenovic, M.D., M.B.A.
President
FAIMER
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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