FAU Lifelong Learning Society, Jupiter
Jordan J. Cohen, M.D.

Healthcare and Education

Jordan J. Cohen, M.D., is President Emeritus of the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC) and Chairman of the Board of the Arnold P. Gold Foundation for Humanism in Medicine. Prior to his leadership of the AAMC, he served as dean of the medical school at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. Before that, Dr. Cohen was Professor and Associate Chairman of Medicine at the University of Chicago-Pritzker School of Medicine, and physician-in-chief and chairman of the Department of Medicine at the Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center. From 2006 to 2012, he was Professor of Medicine and Public Health at George Washington University. Dr. Cohen currently serves on the board of the Morehouse School of Medicine, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education, and the Sidra Medical and Research Center in Doha. He also serves on the Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA). Dr. Cohen is a graduate of Yale University and Harvard Medical School and completed his postgraduate training in internal medicine on the Harvard service at the Boston City Hospital. He also completed a fellowship in nephrology at the Tufts-New England Medical Center. He has authored more than 100 publications.