Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Ofili on being elected to
the National Academy of Medicine
The National Academy of Medicine (NAM) recently announced the election of new members including Elizabeth Odilile Ofili, MD, MPH, FACC.
Please join the ABC in our wholehearted congratulations to Dr. Ofili on receiving this special honor. Election to the Academy is considered one of the highest honors in the fields of health and medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service.
“Our newly elected members represent the brightest, most influential, and passionate people in health, science, and medicine in our nation and internationally,” said NAM President Victor J. Dzau, MD. “They are at the top of their fields and are committed to service. The expertise they bring to the organization will help us respond to today’s most pressing health-related challenges and inform the future of health, science, and medicine. It is my privilege to welcome these distinguished individuals to the National Academy of Medicine.”
Dr. Ofili is senior associate dean for clinical and translational research, professor of medicine, and director, Clinical Research Center, Morehouse School of Medicine; senior co-principal investigator, Atlanta Clinical and Translational Science Institute; and principal investigator, RCMI (Research Centers in Minority Institutions) Translational Research Network, Atlanta, Georgia. She is a past president of the Association of Black Cardiologists and currently is co-chair of the ABC's Strategic Planning Committee.
View the National Academy of Medicine Press Release here