Chair/Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dr. Savoy sees patients at the Temple University Physicians faculty practice in north Philadelphia and is an attending physician at Temple University Hospital. She graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, in 2002 and completed her training in family medicine at the Crozer-Keystone Family Medicine Residency Program in Springfield, Pennsylvania, in 2005. In 2008, she earned a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree in policy leadership with a focus on public health practice from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM) and the Certifying Commission in Medical Management, and she is a fellow of the Advisory Board Company. In addition to working toward implementing quality improvement in vaccination delivery and counseling at her practices, Dr. Savoy has written several articles and a book chapter about immunization. She serves on the National HPV Vaccination Roundtable as Provider Task Group chair and on the Immunization Coalition of Delaware. She completed the AAFP Vaccine Science Fellowship and continues to work with the AAFP to encourage practices that are working to improve their vaccination rates. She is an adviser to the AAFP’s Adolescent Immunization Office Champions Project, the AAFP’s Adult Immunization Office Champions Project, Highlight on VACCINATIONS 4 TEENS, and the AAFP Vaccine Science Fellowship. In addition to serving as the chair of the AAFP’s Commission on Health of the Public and Science, she is a former AAFP liaison to the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) and continues to serve on ACIP work groups.