The National Academy of Medicine is pleased to welcome new members of the NAM Council, the Academy’s governing and oversight body, for 3-year terms effective July 1, 2022, through June 30, 2025:

  • Marshall H. Chin, MD, PhD, Richard Parrillo Family Professor of Healthcare Ethics, Department of Medicine, The University of Chicago (term ends in 2023)
  • José J. Escarce, MD, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine; Distinguished Professor of Health Policy and Management, Fielding School of Public Health; Executive Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, Department of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Maureen Lichtveld, MD, MPH, Dean, Graduate School of Public Health; Jonas Salk Professor of Population Health, Professor of Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh

The NAM would also like to recognize the service of three members of the Council who have completed their terms as of June 30, 2022:

  • Paula T. Hammond, PhD, David H. Koch (1962) Professor of Engineering; Department Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Jeffrey Kahn, PhD, MPH, Andreas C. Dracopoulos Director of the Johns Hopkins Berman Institute of Bioethics, Inaugural Robert Henry Levi and Ryda Hecht Levi Professor of Bioethics and Public Policy, Professor in the Dept. of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Stuart H. Orkin, MD, Investigator, Howard Hughes Medical Institute (Children’s Hospital); David G. Nathan Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School Karp Family Research Building


The 2022-2023 NAM Council roster is now available. For questions, please contact

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