Tariq Ahmad, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine), has been elected to represent Yale Cardiovascular Medicine on the Faculty Advisory Council (FAC). He succeeds , Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) who just completed a productive two year term.
The FAC serves as a forum for faculty to discuss concerns and academic priorities with the Dean. Representatives are elected for a renewable two-year term., the Robert I. Levy Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine) and Professor of Immunobiology, served as the inaugural FAC Chair in 2015-17, representing Internal Medicine.
Dr. Bender commented, “I am thrilled that Tariq has been elected to represent our faculty during this time of transition. I know he is committed to bring our concerns and constructive suggestions to the Dean’s office. I look forward to our future progress with the incoming Dean.”
, will begin her term as the new Dean of the Yale School of Medicine on February 1, 2019.