Monday, October 17, 2022

APA Announces Candidates for 2023 Election

The APA Nominating Committee, chaired by Vivian Pender, M.D., reports the following slate of candidates for APA’s 2023 Election. This slate has been approved by the Board of Trustees and is considered official.

Robert L. Trestman, Ph.D., M.D.
Ramaswamy Viswanathan, M.D., Dr.Med.Sc.

Jenny L. Boyer, M.D., Ph.D., J.D.
C. Freeman, M.D., M.B.A.
Gabrielle L. Shapiro, M.D.

Minority/Underrepresented Representative Trustee
Kamalika Roy, M.D.
Dora-Linda Wang, M.D.

Area 2 Trustee
Kenneth B. Ashley, M.D.
Glenn A. Martin, M.D.

Area 5 Trustee
Heather Hauck, M.D.
Sudhakar Madakasira, M.D.

Resident-Fellow Member Trustee-Elect
Sarah El Halabi, M.D., M.S.
Sarah A. Friedrich, D.O., M.B.A., M.S.
Sarin Pakhdikian, D.O.

The deadline for petition candidates is Thursday, November 10. All candidates and supporters should review the Election Guidelines, which were updated as part of a pilot test for the 2022 and 2023 elections. APA voting members may cast their ballots from January 3 to January 31, 2023. For more election information, please visit the election section on the APA website.

If you have any questions about the election, please contact Monique E.M. Morman, C.M.P., director of Association Governance, at or Chiharu Tobita, also of Association Governance, at

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