Vincent Barba, MD, FACP, FHM of Roseland, New Jersey has been elected Fellow in Hospital Medicine (FHM) by the Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM). Becoming a Fellow in Hospital Medicine is an avenue for special recognition for society members who have distinguished themselves among their colleagues in medicine and the hospital medicine specialty. To be elected and designated as a Fellow in Hospital Medicine, the candidate must demonstrate their dedication to quality and process improvement, commitment to organizational teamwork and leadership, as well as lifelong learning and education and be a hospitalist for five years, and a member of SHM for three years, Barba is president and founding member of the Society of Hospital Medicine of New Jersey. Barba is assistant professor of medicine at New Jersey Medical School in Newark, NJ, and serves University Hospital and New Jersey Medical School as medical director for quality improvement. A 1989 graduate of Seton Hall University, Magna cum laude, he earned his MD from New Jersey Medical School in 1993. He was chief medical resident at Hackensack University Medical Ccmer, Hackensack, NJ, and formerly served as chief of the section of hospital medicine at New Jersey Medical School and University Hospital, Newark, NJ.
ACPE members advancing their careers
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|Title Annotation:||Members on the Move|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||May 1, 2009|
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