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AMSPDC Committees

Clinical Care Committee

Chair: John Barnard, MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital (2017 – 2020)

Michael Corbo, AAAP Rep, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (2017 – 2020)

Rashed Durgham, MD, Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Med Center (2017 – 2020)

Allison Eddy, MD, BC Children’s Hospital (2017 – 2020)

Morris Gessouroun, MD, University of Oklahoma College of Medicine (2017 – 2022)

Mary Leonard, MD, MSCE, Stanford University School of Medicine (2017 – 2019)

Ann Reed, MD, Duke University School of Medicine (2017 – 2020)

Judith L. Schaechter, MD, MBA, University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine (2017 – 2020)

Christopher Tiongson, MD, UND School of Medicine & Health Sciences (2017 – 2021)

Yasmin Tyler-Hill, MD, FAAP, Morehouse School of Medicine (2017 – 2022)

Nominations Committee

Michael Artman, MD Children’s Mercy Kansas City

Patrick Brophy, MD University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Stephanie Davis, MD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Advocacy Committee

Michael Artman, MD Children’s Mercy Kansas City

Tina Cheng, MD Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

PLDP Committee

Chair: Catherine Scott Manno, MD, New York University School of Medicine

Loretta Cordova de Ortega, MD, University of New Mexico School of Medicine

Stephen R. Daniels, MD, PhD, Pediatrician-in-Chief and Chair, Childrens Hospital Colorado

Gerald M. Loughlin, MD, Weill Cornell Univ. SOM, NY Presbyterian Hospital

Planning Committee

Chair: Brian Pate, MD, KU Wichita Pediatrics

Past Chair: Gabriel Haddad, MD University of California, San Diego School of Medicine

Ann Reed, MD, Duke University School of Medicine

Robert Vinci, MD Boston University School of Medicine

Mary Lee, MD, Nemours Alfred I duPont Hospital For Children

Mary Leonard, MD Stanford University School of Medicine

Max Coppes, MD University of Nevada Reno School of Medicine

Education Committee

Chair: Robert J. Vinci, MD, Boston University School of Medicine

Douglas Carlson, MD, Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Mitchell B. Cohen, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham Children’s Hospital

B. Keith English, MD, Michigan State University College of Medicine

Katherine Poehling, MD, MPH, Wake Forest University School of Medicine

Christopher Smith, MD, FAAP, OU Tulsa, School of Community Medicine

New Chairs Committee

Chair: Patricia Emmanuel, MD University of South Florida College of Medicine

Frederick (Rick) Barr, MD, Children’s Healthcare of Mississippi

Mitchell B. Cohen, MD, University of Alabama at Birmingham Children’s Hospital (

Mary Lee, MD Nemours Children’s Health System

Bruce Rubin, MD Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Lewis First, MD University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine

Research Committee

Chair: Max J Coppes, MD, PhD, MBA, University of Nevada School of Medicine

Stephanie Davis, MD University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine

Samir S. El-Dahr, MD, Tulane University School of Medicine

Raphael Hirsch, MD University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine

Jordan Orange, MD Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

Sally Radovick, MD Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Lisa Satlin, MD Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Joseph W. St. Geme, III, MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Stephen Teach, MD George Washington University School of Medicine

Ex officio: Sallie Permar, MD, PhD Duke University School of Medicine

Membership & Bylaws Committee

Chair: Pedro de Alarcon, MD, University of Illinois/Peoria College of Medicine (2017 – 2020)

Archana Chatterjee, MD, PhD, Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development (2017 – 2019)

Norman Christopher, MD, Akron Children’s Hospital (2017 – 2019)

Alan R. Cohen, MD, Emeritus Member (2017 – 2020)

Timothy J. Fete, MD, MPH, University of Missouri Health Care, Dept. of Pediatrics (2017 – 2019)

Teresa Quattrin, MD, Conventus Building (2017 – 2021)

Charles Schleien, MD, MBA, Barabara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell (2017 – 2021)

Frontiers in Science Chair

Chair: Alan L. Schwartz, PhD, MD, Washington University School of Medicine

PSDP Steering Committee

AMSPDC Member Liaisons

Pediatric Policy Council Liaisons

Valerie P. Opipari, MD, University of Michigan Medical School (2017 – 2019)

Scott Rivkees, MD, University of Florida College of Medicine (2014 – 2020)

Vacant

FOPO Liaisons

Wade Clapp, MD, Indiana University School of Medicine and Sherin Devaskar, MD, University of California, Los Angeles, David Geffen School of Medicine

Journal of Pediatrics AMSPDC Pages Editor

Mitchell Cohen, MD, University of Alabama School of Medicine

Robert W. Wilmott, MD, MB, BS, St. Louis University School of Medicine (2015 – 2018)

CoPS Representatives

John Barnard, MD, Nationwide Children’s Hospital (2017 – 2020)

Joseph Neglia, MD, MPH, Univ. of Minnesota, Masonic Children’s Hospital (2017 – 2019)

CHA

Vacant

Council of Faculty Academic Societies (CFAS) of the AAMC

Robert Vinci, MD, Boston University School of Medicine

Lewis First, MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine (2013-2018)

COMSEP Liaison

Douglas Carlson, MD, Southern Illinois University

Charles Schleien, MD (2015-2018)

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