Connecting education to exceptional patient care.

Leadership

ADMINISTRATION

Kimberly Pierce

Kimberly Pierce Burke
Executive Director
Alliance of Independent
Academic Medical Centers

Mindi Apicella

Mindi Apicella
Administrative Coordinator
Alliance of Independent
Academic Medical Centers

PRESIDENT

Heather Sankey

Heather Sankey, MD, MEd, FACOG, CPE
Chair, Baystate Medical Center Department of Ob/Gyn
Baystate Medical Center
Springfield, MA

VICE PRESIDENT

Joseph Portoghese

Joseph Portoghese, MD
Chief Academic Officer and DIO
AdventHealth Orlando
Orlando, FL

SECRETARY & TREASURER

James Orlando

James Orlando, EdD
Chief Graduate Medical Education Officer
ACGME Designated Institutional Official
St. Luke's University Health Network
Bethlehem, PA

DIRECTORS

Hania Janek

Hania Janek, PhD, MSMEL
Vice President, Education
Baylor Scott & White Health
Temple, TX

Victor Kolade

Victor Kolade, MD
Clerkship Director, Internal Medecine
Guthrie Robert Packer Hostpital
Sayre, PA

Shelly Monks

Shelly Monks, FACHE
System Vice President, Academic Affairs
Ochsner Health System
New Orleans, LA

Reham Shaaban

Reham Shaaban, DO
Program Director, Internal Medicine
Baystate Medical Center
Springfield, MA

Steven Svoboda

Steven Svoboda, MBA
Vice President of Medical Education and DIO
Ascension Illinois
Chicago, IL

Jack Ziffer

Jack Ziffer, PhD, MD
Executive VP, Chief Clinical Officer, Chief Physician Executive
Baptist Health South Florida
Miami, FL

Kathleen Zoppi

Kathleen Zoppi, PhD, MPG
Senior VP, Academic Affairs and DIO
Community Health Network