Dr. Alex Moroz elected Fellow of the American College of Physicians

May 01, 2007

Dr. Alex Moroz, Assistant Professor and Director of Residency Training and Medical Education in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, has been elected as Fellow of the American College of Physicians.

The American College of Physicians (ACP) is the nation's largest medical specialty society. Its mission is to enhance the quality and effectiveness of health care by fostering excellence and professionalism in the practice of medicine.

ACP membership includes about 120,000 members. Members are physicians in general internal medicine and related subspecialties, including cardiology, gastroenterology, nephrology, endocrinology, hematology, rheumatology, neurology, pulmonary disease, oncology, infectious diseases, allergy and immunology, and geriatrics. Only 1% of the members are physicians in other medical specialties such as Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

Fellows in ACP are a special group of doctors who are dedicated to continuing education in medical practice, teaching, or research. Fellowship is an honorary designation given to recognize ongoing individual service and contributions to the practice of medicine.

Congratulations to Dr. Moroz!