The College notes the passing of Charles (Charlie) K. Francis, MD, MACP.

Charles (Charlie) K. Francis, MD, MACP

Charles (Charlie) K. Francis, MD, MACP, died on Oct. 21, 2020.

He was President of ACP from 2004 to 2005 and served on several committees throughout his tenure with the College, including the Awards, Finance, Health and Public Policy, and Strategic Planning committees.

Dr. Francis graduated from Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., and Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He held professorships at the University of Connecticut and Yale University Medical Schools, was the director of medicine at Harlem Hospital in New York City from 1987 to 1998, and was president of Charles R. Drew University of Medicine in Los Angeles from 1999 to 2004.

A full obituary is online.