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SHM Board Members

Board Nominations Now CLOSED

SHM is seeking nominations for the 2022 Board of Directors. Nominate yourself or a colleague to help shape the goals of SHM and make an impact on the rapidly growing field of hospital medicine. The three-year term will begin in April 2022.

Nominations for the upcoming April 2022 term is officially closed.

Questions? Contact us at or call 1-800-843-3360.

Current Officers

Rachel Thompson, MD, MPH, SFHM
Snoqualmie, Washington


Kris Rehm, MD, SFHM
Nashville, Tennessee


Flora Kisuule, MD, MPH, SFHM
Baltimore, Maryland


Robert P. Zipper, MD, MMM, SFHM
Bend, Oregon


Immediate Past President
Jerome C. Siy, MD, MHA, SFHM
St. Paul, Minnesota

Board of Directors


Bryce Gartland, MD, SFHM
Atlanta, Georgia


Kierstin Cates Kennedy, MD, MSHA, SFHM
Birmingham, Alabama


Efrén C. Manjarrez, MD, SFHM, FACP
Davie, Florida


D. Ruby Sahoo, DO, MBA, SFHM
Austin, Texas


Mark W. Shen, MD, SFHM
Austin, Texas


Darlene Tad-y, MD, SFHM
Aurora, Colorado


Chad T. Whelan, MD, MHSA, SFHM
Tucson, Arizona