Published on September 27, 2008
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Milwaukee Pathologist Re-Elected Governor of College of American Pathologists
National pathologists’ association re-elects Jay F. Schamberg, MD
NORTHFIELD, ILL. — Jay F. Schamberg, MD, FCAP, of Milwaukee, Wis. was recently re-elected as a governor of the College of American Pathologists (CAP). He was sworn in at a ceremony held at CAP ’08 – the annual meeting of the College of American Pathologists – in San Diego at the CAP business meeting on Sept. 27, 2008.
“I am honored to be re-elected as a governor of the College of American Pathologists,” said Dr. Schamberg. “I look forward continuing to provide leadership to the College in an effort to build its recognition as the preeminent organization for laboratory accreditation and proficiency testing, both of which lead to higher quality patient care and laboratory services.”
Currently, Dr. Schamberg is Vice President of Medical Operations for the Metro Region of Aurora Health Care. Aurora is an integrated health delivery system serving eastern Wisconsin.
In addition to his responsibilities as a governor, Dr. Schamberg is chair of the CAP’s Council on Accreditation, the National Human Specimen Biorepository Steering Committee and the Compensation Committee; and a member of the Strategic Planning and Finance Committees.
After graduating from Haverford College in Haverford, Penn. with a bachelor of arts degree in political science, Dr. Schamberg attended Hahnemann Medical College in Philadelphia where he received his MD.
The College of American Pathologists is a medical society serving more than 17,000 physician members and the laboratory community throughout the world. It is the world’s largest association composed exclusively of pathologists and is widely considered the leader in laboratory quality assurance. The College is an advocate for high-quality and cost-effective medical care.