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

Douglas White, MD, PhD

Douglas White, MD, PhD ACR President

Deborah Desir

Deborah Dyett Desir, MD ACR President-Elect

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Meet the ARP Executive Committee

Kori Dewing, ARNP, DNP

Kori Dewing, ARNP, DNPARP President

Aileen Ledingham, MS, PhD, PT

Aileen Ledingham, MS, PhD, PTARP 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, ARP President, and ARP President-Elect) are not allowed to participate in.

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