Samuel M. Silver, MD, PhD, has been elected as a Master of the American College of Physicians (ACP). Mastership is conferred upon a select number of candidates following election by ACP’s Awards Committee and Board of Regents.
Dr. Silver is Assistant Dean for Research and Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Additionally he holds several leadership roles within the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN), including Vice Chair of the NCCN Board of Directors, Chair of the NCCN Governance Committee, Member of the NCCN Executive Committee, and Member of the NCCN Guidelines Steering Committee.
Mastership of ACP (MACP) is presented to physicians who are considered distinguished in the practice of internal medicine. The Mastership will be presented on April 11, 2013 at the ACP’s Convocation ceremony, in San Francisco, California. ■