Robert W. (“Charlie”) Monteiro, MD, was installed as President of the NC Medical Society during the 2011 Annual Meeting last weekend in Raleigh. Dr. Monteiro has been actively involved with the NCMS since he joined in 1995, the same year he began practicing internal medicine in New Bern with CarolinaEast Internal Medicine. He succeeds John R. Mangum, MD, who will continue to serve on the NCMS Board of Directors as Immediate Past President.
Dr. Monteiro received his medical degree from The George Washington University School of Medicine, where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega honor medical society. He completed his residency training at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. He has served on several NCMS committees, including Ethical and Judicial Affairs, Finance, Legislative Cabinet, Nominating and Leadership Development, and Sports Medicine. In 2005, he was elected as the Region I Representative to the Board. He has served as Chair of the Legislative Cabinet for five consecutive years. In 1998, he was presented the NCMS Tobacco Control Physician Award for his work on educating teenagers on the dangers of tobacco use.
The House of Delegates (HOD) elected Michael P. Moulton, MD, of Wilmington, as President-Elect. He will be installed as the 159th NCMS President at the 2012 Annual Meeting in Raleigh. Dr. Moulton is the Immediate Past Speaker of the HOD.
Your 2012 NCMS Board of Directors:
President (2012)* Robert W. “Charlie” Monteiro, MD, New Bern
President-Elect (2012) Michael P. Moulton, MD, Wilmington
Secretary-Treasurer (2014) Devdutta G. Sangvai, MD, Durham
Speaker, House of Delegates (2014) Docia E. Hickey, MD, Charlotte
Vice-Speaker, House of Delegates (2014) Palmer Edwards, MD, Winston-Salem
Immediate Past-President (2012) John R. Mangum, MD, Sanford
Executive Vice President, CEO Robert W. Seligson, MBA, MA
Board of Directors – Region 1 (2012) Paul R.G. Cunningham, MD, Greenville
Board of Directors – Region 2 (2013) Robert E. Schaaf, MD, Raleigh
Board of Directors – Region 3 (2014) John L. Reynolds, MD, Charlotte
Board of Directors – Region 4 (2014) Robert A. Yapundich, MD, Hickory
Board of Directors – At-Large (2014) Mary Ann Contogiannis, MD, Greensboro
Board of Directors – At-Large (2013) Stephen M. Herring, MD, Fayetteville
Board of Directors – At-Large (2012) Michelle F. Jones, MD, Hampstead
*Number in parenthesis indicates last year of term.