The West Virginia Chapter-ACC was founded in 1991 to address health issues that originate at the state and local levels. Please support the West Virginia Chapter by becoming a member when you receive your National ACC membership dues invoice. For more information, please contact us at 304.925-0342.


  • Randolph Modlin, MD, FACC, WV ACC Governor
  • Elie Gharib, M.D., F.A.C.C., Immediate Past-Governor

The Chapter

  • The Chapter works with the National ACC staff to help advise local and state government and professional organizations concerning issues related to cardiovascular disease.
  • The Chapter also assists in the continuing education of cardiovascular specialists.
  • The Chapter provides a forum to inform the ACC of the opinion of Chapter members in cardiovascular health-related issues.
  • Benefits include: CME Programs and Educational Seminars, Newsletters, Third Party Representation, State Legislative Information, and Local Medicare Carrier Information Specific to Cardiology.
  • Review our bylaws.

Tradition of Continuity


ACC survives on the volunteer spirit and the West Virginia-ACC has formalized a committee of past governors. Our past leaders are an invaluable resource for us!

  • A. C. Jain, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Robert J. Marshall, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Harold Selinger, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • William H. Carter, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Robert C. Touchon, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • N. Andrew Vaughan, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • M. David Avington, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • George W. Shehl, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Ganpat G. Thakker, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Steven L. McCormick, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Paulette S. Wehner, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • George J. Linsenmeyer, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Elie Gharib, M.D., F.A.C.C.
  • Aravinda Nanjundappa, M.D., F.A.C.C.

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