Loyola University Health System physician Suzanne Kavic, MD, FACOG, ASRM, has been elected an alternate delegate for the Illinois delegation to the American Medical Association. In this role, Dr. Kavic will serve as a link between the AMA and members of the Illinois State Medical Society (ISMS) on activities, communications, policies and membership matters. Her term will run through 2016.
AMA is a professional organization dedicated to ensuring sustainable physician
practices that result in better health outcomes for patients. ISMS represents the interests of member physicians and patient
advocates and promotes the doctor/patient relationship, the ethical practice of
medicine and better public health.
Dr. Kavic, who lives
in Downers Grove, is president-elect of the DuPage County Medical Society,
which is a chapter of the ISMS. She is a Trustee of ISMS for Dupage County and
serves on the ISMS Finance and Medical Benevolence Committee. Dr. Kavic is board consultant to the ISMS
Council on Education and Health Workforce and the ISMS Committee on CME
Accreditation. Dr. Kavic also served on the ISMS Committee on CME
Accreditation from 2011 to 2012.
In addition, she is
an oral board examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr.
Kavic also is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and
Gynecologists and the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. She has been
a longtime volunteer with HealthRight International, a global health and human
Dr. Kavic is board
certified in Obstetrics/Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and
Infertility. At Loyola, she is the division director of Reproductive Endocrinology
and Infertility. Dr. Kavic is an associate professor in the Department of
Obstetrics & Gynecology and in the Division of Endocrinology of the
Department of Medicine at Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine.
She also is the clerkship director of Obstetrics/Gynecology for third-year
medical students at Stritch School of Medicine.
Dr. Kavic received
her medical degree from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tenn., and
completed her residency at Saginaw Cooperative Hospitals in Saginaw, Mich. She
did a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Columbia
University in New York.
Dr. Kavic sees
patients in Loyola’s Oakbrook Terrace and Maywood offices. To make an appointment with her, call (888)