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The American Medical Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Saul M. Levin, M.D., M.P.A., to the position of Vice President, Science, Medicine and Public Health. Levin received his medical degree from the University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa; trained in psychiatry at the University of California, Davis; and holds a master's degree in Public Administration from Harvard University, Kennedy School of Government. Levin was president and CEO of the international organization, Medical Education for South African Blacks, which accomplished its mission and dissolved in 2007. Before that, he was president and CEO of a health and human service policy, program and research consulting firm he founded. He also was a special expert appointee in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C. Levin has been active in AMA governance from 1986 to the present, serving in a number of capacities, among them as a member of the Council on Long Range Planning and Development.
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