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AAMC Learning Center

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AAMC Elected Leaders

Past Presidents

1876-79 J. B. Biddle
1879-81 Samuel D. Gross
1881-82 J. M. Bodine
1882-83 W. W. Seely
1890 Aaron Friedenwald
1890-94 Nathan S. Davis
1894-95 E. Fletcher Ingals
1895-96 William Osler
1896-97 J. M. Bodine
1897-98 James W. Holland
1898-99 Henry O. Walker
1899-00 Parks Ritchie
1900-01 Albert R. Baker
1901-02 Victor C. Vaughan
1902-03 William L. Rodman
1903-04 James R. Guthrie
1904-06 Samuel C. James
1906-07 George M. Kober
1907-08 Henry B. Ward
1908-09 Eli H. Long
1909-10 George H. Hoxie
1910-11 John A. Witherspoon
1911-12 William P. Harlow
1912-13 Egbert LeFevre
1913-14 E. P. Lyon
1914-15 Isadore Dyer
1915-16 Charles R. Bardeen
1916-17 John L. Heffron
1917-18 W. S. Carter
1918-19 William J. Means
1919-20 George Blumer
1920-21 William Pepper
1921-22 Theodore Hough
1922-23 Charles P. Emerson
1923-24 Irving S. Cutter
1924-25 Ray Lyman Wilbur
1925-26 Hugh Cabot
1926-27 Charles F. Martin
1927-28 Walter L. Niles
1928-29 Burton D. Myers
1929-30 William Darrach
1930-31 Maurice H. Rees
1931-33 Louis B. Wilson
1933-35 Ross V. Patterson
1935-36 John Wyckoff
1936-37 E. Stanley Ryerson
1937-38 Alan M. Chesney
1938-39 Willard C. Rappleye
1939-40 Russell H. Oppenheimer
1940-41 C. W. M. Poynter
1941-42 Loren R. Chandler
1942-43 Waller S. Leathers
1943-44 E. M. MacEwen
1944-45 Albert C. Furstenberg
1945-46 John Walker Moore
1946-47 William S. McEllroy
1947-48 Waller A. Bloedom
1948-49 J. Roscoe Miller
1949-50 Joseph C. Hinsey
1950-51 Arthur C. Bachmeyer
1951-52 George Packer Berry
1952-53 Ward Darley
1953-54 Stanley E. Dorst
1954-55 Vernon W. Lippard
1955-56 Robert A. Moore
1956-57 John B. Youmans
1957-58 Lowell T. Coggeshall
1958-59 John McK. Mitchell
1959-60 Thomas H. Hunter
1960-61 George N. Aagaard
1961-62 Donald G. Anderson
1962-63 John E. Deitrick
1963-64 Robert C. Berson
1964-65 George A. Wolf, Jr.
1965-66 Thomas B. Turner
1966-67 William N. Hubbard, Jr.
1967-68 John Parks

Past Chairs

1968-69 Robert J. Glaser
1969-70 Robert B. Howard
1970-71 William G. Anlyan
1971-72 Russell A. Nelson
1972-73 Charles C. Sprague
1973-74 Daniel C. Tosteson
1974-75 Sherman M. Mellinkoff
1975-76 Leonard W. Cronkhite, Jr.
1976-77 Ivan L. Bennett, Jr.
1977-78 Robert G. Petersdorf
1978-79 John A. Gronvall
1979-80 Charles B. Womer
1980-81 Julius R. Krevans
1981-82 Thomas K. Oliver, Jr.
1982-83 Steven C. Beering
1983-84 Robert M. Heyssel
1984-85 Richard Janeway
1985-86 Virginia V. Weldon
1986-87 Edward J. Stemmler
1987-88 John W. Colloton
1988-89 D. Kay Clawson
1989-90 David H. Cohen
1990-91 William T. Butler
1991-92 J. Robert Buchanan
1992-93 Spencer Foreman
1993-94 Stuart Bondurant
1994-95 Kenneth I. Berns
1995-96 Herbert Pardes
1996-97 Mitchell T. Rabkin
1997-98 Robert O. Kelley
1998-99 William A. Peck
1999-00 Ralph W. Muller
2000-01 George F. Sheldon
2001-02 Ralph Snyderman
2002-03 Theresa Bischoff
2003-04 Donald E. Wilson
2004-05 N. Lynn Eckhert
2005-06 Thomas M. Priselac
2006-07 Richard D. Krugman
2007-08 Robert J. Desnick
2008-09 Elliot J. Sussman
2009-10 Deborah E. Powell
2010-11 Thomas J. Lawley
2011-12 Mark R. Laret
2012-13 Valerie N. Williams
2013-14 Lorris Betz
2014-15 Peter L. Slavin
2015-16 Robert J. Laskowski
2016-17 Marsha D. Rappley