Working Together for GME

Conversations with GME/DIO/DME

2019 GME/DIO/DME Summit

February 24-26, 2019

UW Tacoma
Williams Philips Hall
1918 Pacific Avenue
Tacoma, Washington 98402

Speaker Biographies

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Thomas J Nasca

Thomas J. Nasca, MD, MACP, is president and chief executive officer of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and ACGME International and Professor of Medicine and Molecular Physiology at Thomas Jefferson University, and senior scholar in the department of medical education at the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. He is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology, and previously served as vice president of academic affairs at Thomas Jefferson University, the president of Jefferson University Physicians, and the Anthony and Gertrude DePalma Dean of Jefferson Medical College.

Dr. Nasca has served as president of the Council of the Association of Program Directors in Internal Medicine and associate editor of the Nephrology Medical Knowledge Self-Assessment Program for the American College of Physicians. He is also the former chair of Residency Review Committee for Internal Medicine, member of the Internal Medicine In-Training Examination Steering and Writing Committees, the Alliance for Internal Academic Medicine, and the Federated Council for Internal Medicine, the National Board of Medical Examiners, and the Liaison Committee on Medical Education. He has served as a member of the Council on Graduate Medical Education of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services of the U.S. Congress. He was elected a Master of the American College of Physicians in 2006. He is the Co-Chair of the National Academy of Medicine Action Collaborative on Clinician Well-Being. He is the recipient of numerous awards and honorary degrees, and the author of more than 150 articles and chapters.

photo of Dr. Thomas J. Nasca ​