Academy of Medicine

of Cincinnati

Your Local Medical Society

A professional association for physicians who practice or live in Hamilton County that, through its additional membership categories, also serves physicians and others in the health care field in surrounding geographic areas.
Academy of Medicine association presidents

From left: E. Wyman Morriss, MD, president-elect; Matthew Hardin, MD, president; and Carol Egner, MD, past president

The Voice for Quality Health Care

The Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati, founded in 1857, is a not-for-profit, professional association for physicians who practice or live in Hamilton County, Ohio. The mission of the Academy of Medicine is to advocate on issues affecting physicians’ ability to practice in an environment that fosters the highest quality medicine possible. The Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati is the voice for access to and the provision of quality health care in our community.



Academy Announcements

We frequently post important updates regarding the medical industry, webinars, and upcoming events.

Registrationgolfer swing is open for the Academy's 2nd Annual Golf Outing to be held Monday, September 28, at Maketewah Country Club.

Get your foursome together and register by August 31.


W. MorrissE. Wyman Morriss, MD, will be installed as Academy President during the installation ceremony to be held on September 16 as part of this year's 164th Annual Meeting. The entire 2020-2021 Council will be sworn in that evening. Additionally, the Academy Foundation will announce the recipient of this year's medical student scholarship. 

Along with the installation


Congratulations to the Academy’s newly elected and re-elected Council members —
Dr. LikePresident-elect Anne Like, MD, who specializes in internal medicine & occupational medicine, affiliated with The Christ Hospital, Procter & Gamble, and the University of Cincinnati Occupational Medicine Residency Program; along with Councilors
Gregory Kennebeck, MD, an internist with UC Health;
Kathleen O’Leary, MD, who specializes in obstetrics/gynecology & reproductive


ballotVoting for the 2020–2021 Academy Councli is underway. Deadline to cast your vote is Wednesday, July 29 at 4:00 p.m. Ballots have been sent to Active members in good standing via email. 

This year, members will vote for a president-elect and four councilors from from the six candidates. Here is the list of candidates:

Anne C. Like, MD (running unopposed)

Candidates for Councilor


Executive Leadership

Meet Dr. Matthew Hardin, president of the 2019-2020 Academy Council and Natalie Peterson, executive director.

Burnout is an Epidemic

M Hardin President of Academy of Medicine

The Academy was founded on the principle of being an advocacy group, speaking out for physicians and the practice of medicine.

It is with that same goal in mind, that the Academy operates today.

However, now there are numerous external influences that have steadily and efficiently worked their way into the health care system, making patients and


Making the Local Physican Community Stonger in the 21st Century

Academy of Medicine Executive DirectorThe Academy of Medicine of Cincinnati, founded in 1857, has a rich history in the Cincinnati community. The Academy exists to organize, represent, advocate for, and serve physicians of Greater Cincinnati. Over the past several years, we experienced a decline in membership but are now seeing renewed interest with more and more physicians either joining or re-joining their local


Mission Statement

The Academy of Medicine is the professional association that exists to organize, represent, advocate for, and serve physicians of Greater Cincinnati.

-- The Academy of Medicine