Leadership

Dr. James Sharkoff

Dr. James Sharkoff

Founder and
President

Bio of Dr. Sharkoff

James Sharkoff founded the Academy for the Advancement of Medical Education as a result of the limited affordable medical knowledge resources for physicians across the country. As a result, Dr. Sharkoff started Physician.Academy to create a free, online medical resource library for physicians made by physicians.

Dr. Sharkoff studied Internal Medicine at Case Western Reserve University Medical School and held his residency in the same field at the CWRU Metro Health Medical Center from 1995 to 1998. He is currently practicing Internal Medicine and Family Practice Medicine at the Pueblo Family Medical Center in Stanton, California.

David Tran

David Tran

Founder and
Development Coordinator

Bio of David Tran

Working with Dr. James Sharkoff as a medical intern, David became aware of the problematic nature that doctors face with the certification process. David would continue to assist in developing the organization together with Dr. Sharkoff so that physicians from across the U.S could have a community where they can share their wealth of knowledge in the various medical fields.

David received his Masters of Arts in International Relations at the University of Sheffield.

Dr. Hans Geho

Dr. Hans Geho

Founder and
Chief Legal Advisor

Bio of Hans Geho

Hans Geho is a physician with fellowship training in geriatrics as well as an attorney in corporate law specializing in biotechnology ventures. Dr. Geho lends both his legal and medical expertise to assist the team in finding alternative solutions to provide efficient, educational lectures that can help build our growing community. He also assists in providing legal consultation for our organization and its website.

Dr. Geho studied Internal Medicine at Case Western Reserve University Medical School and held his residency in the same field at the CWRU Metro Health Medical Center. He is currently practicing Internal Medicine in the greater Cleveland area.