Mark Okusa, M.D., inducted as member of American Clinical and Climatological Association

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Mark Okusa, M.D., inducted as member of American Clinical and Climatological Association

Mark Okusa, M.D., John C. Buchanan Distinguished Professor of Medicine, was inducted as  a member of the American Clinical and Climatological Association (ACCA) during the organization's 124th meeting Oct. 20-23 in Sarasota, FL.

ACCA is one of the oldest and most prestigious associations in academic medicine and research, established in 1884 by a group of physicians and scientists who set about to improve medical education, research and practice in the United States. Its membership is composed of medical leaders among physicians engaged in academic pursuits, teaching and clinical practice.

ACCA provides a forum for the presentation and critical discussion of discoveries in basic research applied to disease, clinical research and medical education. ACCA members are selected on the basis of leadership and excellence in their chosen field. The organization's active membership is restricted to 175 physicians.