International Medical Graduate Section

Governing Council
Mukul Parikh, MD, Chair
Deepak Mehrotra, Vice Chair
Saketram Komanduri, MD, Delegate
Arvind Cavale, MD, Alternate Delegate
Bindukumar Kansupada, MD, MBA, Board Trustee
Fawzi Habboushe, MD, FACS, At-Large Representative
Dale Mandel, MD, FACS, At-Large Representative
Venkatachalam Mangeshkumar, MD, At-Large Representative
Narendra Pai, MD, At-Large Representative
Shyam Sabat, MD, At-Large Representative
Danish Saeed, MD, At-Large Representative
Ajay Singh, MD, At-Large Representative
J. Fred Stoner, MD, At-Large Representative

House of Delegates (HOD) Information

International Medical Graduates Section (IMG) Annual Business Meeting: Friday, Oct. 25, 6 p.m.

The annual meeting will also include an educational presentation:

"Immigration under Attack, Navigating a Difficult Landscape in the Health Care Sector & Beyond" presented by Lauren M. Hopwood, Carmody Sandak & Hennessey LLP

The focus of this educational presentation is:

  • Recent developments under the current Administration
  • Specific challenges for IMG physicians and strategies to overcome them
  • Planning for the future and what may be coming down the pipeline 
HOD Resources: Find all HOD-related information here, including PAMED's new HOD Help Center.  

Questions on the IMG Section or the Section's activities at the HOD? Contact Janet Thompson at
Interested in running for a position on the section's Governing Council?

Click here to fill out the form.

The deadline to complete the self-nomination form is Oct. 10.