APM Osteopathic Department of Internal Medicine Chair Application

Review membership criteria


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AAIM staff will submit all completed applications to the APM Council for review. After APM Council has completed their review, AAIM staff will notify applicants of their membership application status.

Membership Criteria

Chairs of departments of (internal) medicine at Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) accredited medical schools may apply for membership if they meet the following criteria.

  • Supervise one or more ACGME approved internal medicine residency training programs (including programs with initial accreditation)
  • Training programs have both inpatient and outpatient experiences
  • The department of internal medicine is a discreet department and not an amalgam of other primary care departments or a primary care department per se
  • The department has an internal medicine clerkship
  • The chair supervises at a minimum all educational and research programs in the department of internal medicine and ideally also supervises clinical programs within the institution
  • The department comprises at least five full-time internal medicine faculty in addition to the chair, all of whom are employed/appointed by the school
  • The department is involved in research which includes quality improvement for patient care and/or education
  • Shall not be a faculty member at an LCME- or CACMS-accredited medical school (see Institutional Affiliate)


By submitting this application I attest that I do in fact meet all of the criteria noted in the section Membership Criteria.
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Curriculum Vitae

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