Council on Education and Academic Affairs (COEAA)

Reports To Board of Directors
Leadership Chair and Vice Chair
Member Composition Chair, Vice Chair, 5 Committee Chairs, 5 Members at Large (Fellows, Active);  1 Associate Member, 1 Resident Member, 1 Residency Program Director
Committee Size Limit 10 - 15
2020-2022 Chair Leslie Israel, DO
2020-2022 Vice Chair Judith McKenzie, MD

Council Charges


Supports the College's Strategic plan, mission, vision, and budgetary plan.

Evaluates and selects ACOEM-sponsored educational activities.

Curating content and developing educational opportunities related to OEM.

Provides general direction for long-term curriculum planning for:
     a)  Annual conference
     b)  Live Courses
     c)  Distance education
     d)  Other education programs and products

Collaborates with residency program directors on appropriate content in development of educational products.

Complies with stated deadlines and requirements for compliance with ACCME criteria. 

Develops or prepares public positions for review and approval of the ACOEM Executive Committee.


​Composition and Charges last updated May 2020.