Robert McLean, MD named president-elect of the American College of Physicians

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Robert McLean, MD, NEMG medical director, clinical quality


Robert M. McLean, MD, Northeast Medical Group medical director, Clinical Quality, has been named president-elect of the American College of Physicians (ACP), the national organization of internists. “I have been a committed member of the American College of Physicians since my days as an internal medicine resident at Yale New Haven Hospital,” he said. “I look forward to serving in this role as a leader and spokesman for the ACP as it continues to advocate for a healthcare delivery system that better serves our patients and strives to help physicians play a central role in achieving that goal. It is an honor and privilege to be given this opportunity.”

The American College of Physicians is the largest U.S. medical specialty organization, with members in more than 145 countries worldwide. ACP membership includes 152,000 internal medicine physicians (internists), related subspecialists and medical students.