American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians Conclave of Fellows Welcomes 2023 Class

The American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) Conclave of Fellows honored 19 physicians with the designation of Fellow of the ACOFP and five with the designation of Distinguished Fellow of the ACOFP during its 60th Annual Convention & Scientific Seminars.

The designation of Fellow is bestowed upon candidates who have contributed outstanding national and local service through teaching, authorship, research or professional leadership. Additionally, these individuals have demonstrated a commitment to the health and welfare of their patients and to the future of osteopathic family medicine. The 2023 class of the ACOFP Conclave of Fellows includes:

  • Jeffrey P. Cashman, DO, FACOFP
  • Jennifer Caudle, DO, FACOFP
  • Traci-lyn Eisenberg, DO, FACOFP
  • Sumeet Goel, DO, FACOFP
  • Cheryl A. Hammes, DO, FACOFP
  • Nicklaus James Hess, DO, FACOFP
  • Edward E. Hosbach, II, DO, FACOFP
  • Anne C. Jones, DO, MPH, FACOFP
  • Kristin K. Martin, DO, MS, FAAFP, FACOFP
  • Jeffrey T. Nelson, DO, FACOFP
  • Natalie A. Nevins, DO, MSHPE, FACOFP
  • Nicholas J. Pennings, DO, FOMA, FACOFP
  • Stephanie T. Reese, DO, FACOFP
  • Raymond V. Romano, DO, FACOFP
  • Shirley Sharp, DO, FACOFP
  • Richard G. Sloan, Jr., DO, FACOFP
  • Kathleen E. Sweeney, DO, FACOFP
  • Lindsay Tijattas-Saleski, DO, MBA, FACOEP, FACOFP
  • Ronald W. Torrance, II, DO, FACOFP

During the ACOFP Conclave of Fellows Ceremony, five physicians were recognized as Distinguished Fellows of the ACOFP for their exceptional service to the organization and the osteopathic family medicine profession. This year's Distinguished Fellow Award recipients include:

  • Nicole H. Bixler, DO, MBA, FACOFP dist.
  • Melinda E. Ford, DO, FACOFP dist.
  • Brian A. Kessler, DO, FACOFP dist.
  • Saroj Misra, DO, FACOFP dist.
  • Bruce R. Williams, DO, FACOFP dist.

About the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians

Founded in 1950, the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP) is a community of more than 20,000 current and future family physicians that champions osteopathic principles and supports its members by providing resources such as education, networking and advocacy, while putting patients first. ACOFP empowers its members with education and resources that allow them to adapt to new models of care and quickly changing government policy. For more information, visit


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