Fellow Designation
ACMQ Fellow

Members of ACMQ who meet the necessary criteria may be eligible for the designation of Fellow of the American College of Medical Quality after three years of membership, or Distinguished Fellow after eight years of membership.

Requirements for Fellow of ACMQ

Apply here with the ACMQ Fellow online application.

  • Active, continuous Member level membership for a minimum of three years;
  • Attendance at one or more ACMQ national conferences;
  • 40 continuing education credits earned for sessions related to quality;
  • Certification from the American Board of Medical Quality (CMQ); Members who joined before March 1, 2008, are exempt from this requirement and may submit a 250-word essay of expertise, knowledge and/or experience in quality; OR reference authorship of one quality-related article, peer reviewed and published;
  • Maintain CMQ Certification by recertifying every 10 years.
  • All criteria submitted for eligibility must be dated and must fall within any three-year period;
  • Review and approval by the Board of Trustees.

Requirements for Distinguished Fellow of ACMQ

Apply here with the ACMQ Distinguished Fellow online application.

  • Approved as a Fellow of ACMQ, see criteria above;
  • Active, continuous Member level membership for a minimum of eight years;
  • Attendance at two or more ACMQ national conferences;
  • 120 continuing education credits earned for sessions related to quality;
  • Certification in Quality Management awarded by the American Board of Medical Quality; OR Fellowship or training in quality management; OR employment/teaching in quality management for at least one year; OR authorship of two quality-related articles, peer reviewed and published; OR authorship of one book chapter, quality related;
  • All criteria submitted for eligibility must be dated and may fall within any five-year period after successfully completing and submitting the criteria for Fellowship, see above;
  • Review and recommendation by the Membership Committee;
  • Review and approval by the Board of Trustees.
  • Certificates are presented to successful applicants at the annual awards luncheon.

ACMQ Distinguished Fellows

William Bell, MD JD
Harold Bowersox, DO
Donald Casey, MD, MPH
Beverly A. Collins, MD, MBA, MS, FACPM, DFACMQ, CMQ
Robert Digby, MD, MPH
Donald Fetterolf, MD, MBA
Angelo Giardino, MD, PhD
Elder Granger, MD
Mark Granoff, MD, MPH
Vance Jackson, MSM
Frank Lumia, MD
Charles McCannon, MPH, MBA, MMM
John Mitcherling, DDS
William Mitcherling, DDS
Miguel Montalvo, MD, MPH
David Ng, MD, MBA, CMQ
John Vigorita, MD, MHA

ACMQ Fellows

Walter Baigelman, MD
Frederick Aldrich, MD, FAAP, CMQ
Carlo Annese, MD, FACP
Michael Beams, DO
Geni Bennetts, MD
Vinay Bhooma, MD, MBA
Vinil Bhuma, MD, MBA
Martin Blume, DO
Fred Bromberg, MD, FACP, CMQ
Gregory Bronner, DO
Robert Brustowicz, MD
James Busby, MD
Julia Caldwell, MD
Angelo Caprio, MD, MMM, CMQ
Richard Chung, MD
Kenneth Corre, MD
Raymond Crawford, MD
James Cross, MD
Michelle Downing, MD
Samer Ellahham, MD
K. Gabrielle Gaspar, MD, MPH, CMQ
Charles Gill, MD, MPH
Jason Golbin, DO
Carmen Gonzalez, MD, MSHQS, FACP, CMQ
John Houck, MD
John Kelly, MD, PhD
Waseem Khawaja, MD, FACEP, CMQ
Robert Klugman, MD
Adam Lake, MD
Cindy Lee, MD
Joel Levin, MD, CHCQM, FACP
Roberta Locko, MD
Gwenn McLaughlin, MD, MPH
Claire Meehan, MD
Mark Monane, MD
David Nash, MD, MBA
Michael Perkins, MD, MPH
James Perkins, MD, MSDS, FACS
Luis Prado, MBBS, FRAC
Xiujiang Rong, MS, PhD
Michael Shannon, MD
Jacque Sokolov, MD
Dennis Watson, DO, MMM
Dan Westphal, MD, MBA
John Whitecar, Jr. MD
Tito Yao, MD S.C.

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