Committees & Divisions

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Committees

Awards (awardsctte@emra.org)  Awards Logo
Chair
Aditi Mitra, MD
Beaumont Hospital
Vice Chair
Kathleen Yip, MD
UCLA Medical Center
Board Liaison
Immediate Past President

Ricky Dhaliwal, MD, JD
immedpastpres@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Veronica Mason
vmason@emra.org
Diversity & Inclusion (diversityinclusion@emra.org) Diversity Inclusion Logo
Chair
Vidya Eswaran, MD
McGaw Medical Center
Northwestern University
Vice Chair
Abdullah Hasan-Pratt, MD
University of Chicago
Board Liaison
Speaker

Tiffany Jackson, MD
speaker@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Cathey Wise
cwise@emra.org
 
Education (emra.education@gmail.com  Education Logo
Chair
Michael Yip, MD
Yale
Vice Chair
Sara Paradise, MD
University of California-Irvine
Board Liaison
Academic Affairs Rep
Nick Governatori, MD
academicaffairsrep@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Cathey Wise
cwise@emra.org
 
Health Policy (healthpolicyctte@emra.org)  Health Policy Logo
Chair
Nathan Vafaie, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Vice Chair
Allen Wang, MD
George Washington University
Board Liaison
Legislative Advisor
Rachel Solnick, MD
legislativeadvisor@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Cathey Wise
cwise@emra.org
 
Informatics (informatics@emra.org  Informatics Logo
Chair
Michael Hoaglin, MD
Duke University
Vice Chair
Archana Shah, MD
University of Chicago
Board Liaison
Informatics Coordinator

Christian Dameff, MD 
informaticscoord@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Todd Downing
tmdowning@emra.org
 
Medical Student Council (msc@emra.org  Informatics Logo
Chair
Erin Karl, MS-IV
University of Minnesota
Medical School
Vice Chair
Michael Sachon, MS-IV
Edward Via College of
Osteopathic Medicine
Board Liaison
Academic Affairs Rep
Nick Governatori, MD
academicaffairsrep@emra.org  
Staff Liaison
Veronica Mason
vmason@emra.org
 
Research (ResearchCtte@emra.org  Research Logo
Chairs
Olga Kovalerchik, MD
Yale
Vice Chair
Tommy Eales, DO
Indiana University
Board Liaison
Member At Large
Garth Walker, MD
memberatlarge@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Todd Downing
tmdowning@emra.org
 
Wellness (wellnessctte@emra.org)  Wellness Committee
Chair
Randy Sorge, MD
Icahn SOM at Mount Sinai
Vice Chair
Leann Mainis, MD
University of California
San Francisco - Fresno
Board Liaison
Immediate Past President
Ricky Dhaliwal, MD, JD
immedpastpres@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Veronica Mason
vmason@emra.org

Divisions

Critical Care (criticalcarectte@emra.org  Critical Care Logo
Chairs
Abdullah Bakhsh, MD
Emory University

Joshua Glick, MD

University of Pennsylvania Medical Center

Vice Chair
Clark Owyang, MD
Icahn SOM at Mount Sinai
 

Board Liaison
Informatics Coordinator
Christian Dameff, MD
informaticscoord@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Valerie Hunt
vhunt@emra.org
 
International (internationalctte@emra.org)  International Logo
Chair
Eric Lee, MD
Icahn SOM at Mount Sinai
Vice Chair
Brian Strickland, MD
University of Chicago
Board Liaison
Member At Large
Garth Walker, MD
memberatlarge@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Cathey Wise
cwise@emra.org
 
Pediatrics (pedsem@emra.org)  Pediatric EM Logo
Chair
Alexander Chang, DO
University of Illinois at Peoria
Vice Chair
JiJoe Joseph, DO
Nassau University Medical Center
Board Liaison
Secretary/Editor-in-Chief
Abby Cosgrove, MD
emresidenteditor@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Valerie Hunt
vhunt@emra.org
 
 Prehospital & Disaster Medicine (emsctte@emra.org)  Prehospital & Disaster Medicine Logo
Chair
Michael Spigner, MD
University of Cincinnati
Vice Chair
Seth Kelly,MD
University of Maryland
Board Liaison, Vice-Speaker
Scott Pasichow, MD, MPH
vicespeaker@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Valerie Hunt
vhunt@emra.org
 
Simulation (simulation@emra.org)  Simulation Logo
Chair
(Tony) Xiao Chi Zhang, MD
Brown University
Vice Chair
Nicholas Salerno, MD
Louisiana State University
Board Liaison
Vice-Speaker
Scott Pasichow, MD, MPH
vicespeaker@emra.org  
Staff Liaison
Linda Baker
lbaker@emra.org
 
Sports Medicine (sportsmedicine@emra.org)  Sports Medicine Logo
Chair
Albert Leung, MD
University of Chicago
Vice Chair
Richard Grantier, MD
University of Mississippi
Board Liaison
Membership Development Coordinator
Shehni Nadeem, MD
membershipcoord@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Summer Armstrong
sarmstrong@emra.org
 
Toxicology (toxicology@emra.org)  Toxicology Logo
Chair
Alexandra Amaducci, DO
Lehigh Valley Health Network
Vice Chair
Aaron Frey, DO
Lehigh Valley Health Network
Board Liaison
Speaker
Tiffany Jackson, MD
speaker@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Summer Armstrong
sarmstrong@emra.org
 
Ultrasound (ultrasoundctte@emra.org  Ultrasound Logo
Chair
Franklin Poff, III, DO
University of South Florida 
Vice Chair
Landon Pratt, MD
University of Arizona
Board Liaison
Membership Development Coordinator
Shehni Nadeem, MD
membershipcoord@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Summer Armstrong
sarmstrong@emra.org
 
Wilderness (wildernessctte@emra.org)  Wilderness Logo
Chair
Geoffrey Comp, DO
Ohio Health Doctors Hospital
Vice Chair
Charlie Duke, MD
Yale
Board Liaison
Legislative Advisor
Rachel Solnick, MD
legislativeadvisor@emra.org
Staff Liaison
Veronica Mason
vmason@emra.org
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