AAHC Congratulates Skorton as New President and CEO of AAMC
WASHINGTON, December 20 – The Association of Academic Health Centers (AAHC) and its members
congratulate David J. Skorton, MD , secretary of the Smithsonian Institution, upon his selection as the
next president and CEO of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC).
“It has been my privilege to work with Dr. Darrell Kirch and the outstanding team at AAMC over many
years,” said AAHC President and CEO, Dr. Steven L. Kanter. “Dr. Skorton is a visionary leader and a
wonderful choice as the next AAMC President. I look forward to working together on key issues to
advance health and science.”
The AAHC is a non-profit association dedicated to advancing health and well-being through the
principled leadership of academic health centers.