ACR’s member volunteers are the College's greatest asset. ACR relies upon them to accomplish its mission and support its core values. Member volunteers govern the organization, are the driving force behind the development of educational programming, publications and guidelines, and shape ACR positions on both state and federal legislation. Visit the Rheumatology Research Foundation for information on Foundation leadership.

Meet the ACR Board of Directors

Sharad Lakhanpal American College of Rheumatology president elect

Sharad Lakhanpal, MBBS, MD ACR President

David I. Daikh

David I. Daikh, MD, PhD ACR President-Elect

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Meet the ARHP Executive Committee

Afton L. Hassett ARHP President Elect

Afton L. Hassett, PsyD ARHP President

Sandra J. Mintz

Sandra J. Mintz, BSN, MSN ARHP President-Elect

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Committees and Councils

See committee descriptions and rosters. Learn more about standing committee eligibility.

Conflict of Interest for Key College Leaders Guidelines

The ACR Conflict of Interest Guidelines lists what Key College Leaders (ACR President, ACR President-Elect, Rheumatology Research Foundation President, ARHP President, and ARHP President-Elect) are not allowed to participate in.