Robert Mayer Elected Chair of Accreditation Council
Robert Samuel Mayer, M.D., associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation (PM&R), has been elected chair of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education’s (ACGME) Review Committee for PM&R. The ACGME is a nonprofit organization that develops standards for U.S. graduate programs in medical education, then accredits those that meet these standards. Its PM&R review committee is responsible for accrediting all of the nation’s residencies and fellowship programs in the PM&R field. Mayer has been a board-certified PM&R specialist since 1991.