home > About ISMS > Officials

Name:  Mitchell S. King, MD

Medical Specialty / Area of Practice:  Family Medicine

Hometown:  Rockford

Office Held:  Trustee, District 10

Term:  2018-2021

Biographical Information:

Dr. King is Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Chair of the Department of Health Sciences Education at the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Rockford. He is also a practicing family medicine specialist at SwedishAmerican Hospital and Mercyhealth Hospital in Rockford.

A graduate of Ohio State University College of Medicine, Dr. King completed his residency training in family medicine at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. He has extensive experience in residency education and has been a residency program director; he uses this knowledge and experience as part of a team training the next generation of physicians.

Professional Involvement:

Dr. King has served ISMS as a member of the Council on Medical Service and the Council on Education and Health Workforce. He has also served on numerous committees related to medical education at the University of Illinois, the Association of American Medical Colleges, and other institutions, and has long experience as a liaison between academic and organized medicine.


Dr. King has been active in the Winnebago County Medical Society for the past 13 years, having served as President (2011-2012), Vice-President (2010-2011), Secretary (2006-2010), and as a Delegate and Alternate Delegate to the ISMS House of Delegates; he currently serves as Treasurer.



Mitchell S. King, MD


District 10

View Full Site View Mobile Site