PEOPLE - American Medical Association makes appointment:
This article was originally published in Clinica
The American Medical Association (Chicago, Illinois) has appointed Donald Palmisano as its 158th president. Dr Palmisano, who was elected to the association's board of trustees in 1996 and has served on the executive committee since 1999, is the first AMA president to be licensed to practice law. Dr Palmisano will dedicate his year-long presidency to advancing the medical liability reform bill.