Committee Leadership

Administration And Operations

Aministration & Operations Leaders

Chair

Ynhi Thomas, MD, MPH, MSc

Baylor College of Medicine
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Chair-Elect

Nick Cozzi, MD, MBA

Spectrum Health/Michigan State University
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Vice Chair

Phillip Tseng, MD, MBA

Ohio State University Medical Center

Vice Chair

Nicholas Stark, MD, MBA

University of California San Francisco - San Francisco General Hospital

Assistant Vice Chair

Jared Ditkowsky, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Assistant Vice Chair

Andrew Luo

Pennsylvania State University

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Immediate Past President

Hannah Hughes, MD, MBA

University of Cincinnati
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Chair

Ynhi Thomas, MD, MPH, MSc

Baylor College of Medicine
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Chair-Elect

Nick Cozzi, MD, MBA

Spectrum Health/Michigan State University
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Vice Chair

Phillip Tseng, MD, MBA

Ohio State University Medical Center

Vice Chair

Nicholas Stark, MD, MBA

University of California San Francisco - San Francisco General Hospital

Assistant Vice Chair

Jared Ditkowsky, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Assistant Vice Chair

Andrew Luo

Pennsylvania State University

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Immediate Past President

Hannah Hughes, MD, MBA

University of Cincinnati
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Critical Care Leaders

Chair

Mark Ramzy, DO

Maimonides Medical Center

Chair-Elect

Mina Ghobrial, MD

Emory University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Sean Hickey, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Ally Hynes, MD

University of Pennsylvania

Vice Chair

Timothy Montrief, MD

Jackson Memorial

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
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Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Priyanka Lauber, DO

Lehigh Valley Hospital
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Chair

Mark Ramzy, DO

Maimonides Medical Center

Chair-Elect

Mina Ghobrial, MD

Emory University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Sean Hickey, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Ally Hynes, MD

University of Pennsylvania

Vice Chair

Timothy Montrief, MD

Jackson Memorial

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
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Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Priyanka Lauber, DO

Lehigh Valley Hospital
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Diversity & Inclusion Leaders

Chair

Jessica Faiz, MD

Boston Medical Center

Chair-Elect

Tatiana Carrillo, DO

SBH Health System Bronx

Vice Chair

Sandra Coker

McGovern Medical School

Vice Chair

Jeremy Collado, MD

Denver Health Medical Center

Vice Chair

Arthur Pope, MD, PhD

University of Chicago

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Membership and Operations Coordinator
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President

RJ Sontag, MD

UT Health San Antonio
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Chair

Jessica Faiz, MD

Boston Medical Center

Chair-Elect

Tatiana Carrillo, DO

SBH Health System Bronx

Vice Chair

Sandra Coker

McGovern Medical School

Vice Chair

Jeremy Collado, MD

Denver Health Medical Center

Vice Chair

Arthur Pope, MD, PhD

University of Chicago

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Membership and Operations Coordinator
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President

RJ Sontag, MD

UT Health San Antonio
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Education Leaders

Chair

Erin Karl, MD

University of Nebraska

Chair-Elect

Sarah Ring, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Jonathan Brewer, MD

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas

Vice Chair

Shannon Burke, MD

University of Wisconsin

Vice Chair

Kathryn Fisher, MD

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Vice Chair

Frances Rusnack, DO

Mount Sinai St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center

Vice Chair

Moira Smith, MD, MPH

University of Virginia Health System

Vice Chair

Jessie Werner, MD

Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Assistant Vice Chair

Hamza Ijaz, MD

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Assistant Vice Chair

Adam Goodcoff

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Director of Education

Deena Khamees, MD

University of Michigan
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Chair

Erin Karl, MD

University of Nebraska

Chair-Elect

Sarah Ring, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Jonathan Brewer, MD

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center - Dallas

Vice Chair

Shannon Burke, MD

University of Wisconsin

Vice Chair

Kathryn Fisher, MD

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Vice Chair

Frances Rusnack, DO

Mount Sinai St. Luke's Roosevelt Hospital Center

Vice Chair

Moira Smith, MD, MPH

University of Virginia Health System

Vice Chair

Jessie Werner, MD

Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Assistant Vice Chair

Hamza Ijaz, MD

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Assistant Vice Chair

Adam Goodcoff

West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Director of Education

Deena Khamees, MD

University of Michigan
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Government Services Leaders

Chair

Katherine Lee, DO

LCDR MC USN
Naval Medical Center, San Diego
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Chair Elect

Haley Dodson, M.D.

LT, MC, USN
Naval Medical Center San Diego
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Vice Chair

Zach Hampton, D.O.

Capt, MC, USAF
Ohio Health Doctors Hospital

Navy - Assistant Vice Chair

Matthew Christensen

ENS MC USN
Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago

Air Force - Assistant Vice Chair

Whitney Briggs

2d Lt, MC, USAF
Liberty University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Army - Assistant Vice Chair

Ryan Hodgeman

2LT MC US Army
Michigan State University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Navy - Medical Student Rep

Tess Munoz

ENS MC USN
Drexel University College of Medicine

Air Force - Medical Student Rep

Mira Marchioretto

2d Lt, MC, USAF
Rush University
Rush Medical College

Army - Medical Student Rep

Molly Sturlis

2LT MC US Army
Midwestern University Arizona
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
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Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
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Chair

Katherine Lee, DO

LCDR MC USN
Naval Medical Center, San Diego
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Chair Elect

Haley Dodson, M.D.

LT, MC, USN
Naval Medical Center San Diego
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Vice Chair

Zach Hampton, D.O.

Capt, MC, USAF
Ohio Health Doctors Hospital

Navy - Assistant Vice Chair

Matthew Christensen

ENS MC USN
Rosalind Franklin University - Chicago

Air Force - Assistant Vice Chair

Whitney Briggs

2d Lt, MC, USAF
Liberty University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Army - Assistant Vice Chair

Ryan Hodgeman

2LT MC US Army
Michigan State University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Navy - Medical Student Rep

Tess Munoz

ENS MC USN
Drexel University College of Medicine

Air Force - Medical Student Rep

Mira Marchioretto

2d Lt, MC, USAF
Rush University
Rush Medical College

Army - Medical Student Rep

Molly Sturlis

2LT MC US Army
Midwestern University Arizona
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
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Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
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Health Policy Committee Leaders

Chair

Sushant Kapoor, DO

Christiana Care Health System

Chair-Elect

Kirstin Woody Scott, MPhil, PhD

Harvard Medical School

Vice Chair

Clifford Marks, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Miriam Bukhsh ,MD

Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak

Vice Chair

Logan Ramsey, MD

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Owais Durrani, DO

University of Texas Health at San Antonio

Vice Chair

Valerie Pierre, MD

Brookdale University Medical Center

Staff Liaison

Cathey Wise

EMRA Executive Director
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Director of Health Policy

Angela Cai, MD, MBA

Kings County Hospital | SUNY Downstate
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Chair

Sushant Kapoor, DO

Christiana Care Health System

Chair-Elect

Kirstin Woody Scott, MPhil, PhD

Harvard Medical School

Vice Chair

Clifford Marks, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Miriam Bukhsh ,MD

Beaumont Hospital - Royal Oak

Vice Chair

Logan Ramsey, MD

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Owais Durrani, DO

University of Texas Health at San Antonio

Vice Chair

Valerie Pierre, MD

Brookdale University Medical Center

Staff Liaison

Cathey Wise

EMRA Executive Director
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Director of Health Policy

Angela Cai, MD, MBA

Kings County Hospital | SUNY Downstate
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Informatics

Informatics Leaders

Chair

Christopher Libby, MD

North Florida Regional

Chair-Elect

Fran Riley, MD

Maimonides

Vice Chair

Morgan Carlile, MD

University of California - San Diego

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
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Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
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Chair

Christopher Libby, MD

North Florida Regional

Chair-Elect

Fran Riley, MD

Maimonides

Vice Chair

Morgan Carlile, MD

University of California - San Diego

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
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Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
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International Division

International Committee Leaders

Chair

Colleen Laurence, MD, MPH

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Chair-Elect

Travis Wassermann, MD, MPH

Loyola University Medical Center

Vice Chair

Jacqueline Tin, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Jonathan Chan, MD

St. John's Riverside Hospital

Vice Chair

Kimberly Herard

Florida Atlantic University
Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Lyubuv Nisenbaum, DO

SBH Health System Bronx

Vice Chair

Peter Mattson

Brown Medical School

Vice Chair

Walid Malki, MD

Amita Health Resurrection Medical Center

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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Resident Representative to ACEP

Erik Blutinger, MD, MSc

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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Chair

Colleen Laurence, MD, MPH

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Chair-Elect

Travis Wassermann, MD, MPH

Loyola University Medical Center

Vice Chair

Jacqueline Tin, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Jonathan Chan, MD

St. John's Riverside Hospital

Vice Chair

Kimberly Herard

Florida Atlantic University
Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Lyubuv Nisenbaum, DO

SBH Health System Bronx

Vice Chair

Peter Mattson

Brown Medical School

Vice Chair

Walid Malki, MD

Amita Health Resurrection Medical Center

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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Resident Representative to ACEP

Erik Blutinger, MD, MSc

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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Pediatrics Division

Pediatric EM Leaders

Chair

Jessica Chow, MD

University of California San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

Chair-elect

Gwen Hooley, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Kellan Etter

Des Moines University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Vice Chair

William White, MD

Harbor UCLA Medical Center - Peds EM

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
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EMRA Rep to the AMA

Sophia Spadafore, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York
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Chair

Jessica Chow, MD

University of California San Francisco
San Francisco General Hospital

Chair-elect

Gwen Hooley, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Vice Chair

Kellan Etter

Des Moines University
College of Osteopathic Medicine

Vice Chair

William White, MD

Harbor UCLA Medical Center - Peds EM

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
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EMRA Rep to the AMA

Sophia Spadafore, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York
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Prehospital and Disaster Medicine

Prehospital and Disaster Medicine Leaders

Chair

Kristen Kelly, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Sarayna McGuire, MD

Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education

Vice Chair

Hajirah Ishaq, DO

Doctors Hospital
Ohio Health

Vice Chair

Rebecca Mendelsohn, MD

Florida Atlantic University

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
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Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
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Chair

Kristen Kelly, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Sarayna McGuire, MD

Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education

Vice Chair

Hajirah Ishaq, DO

Doctors Hospital
Ohio Health

Vice Chair

Rebecca Mendelsohn, MD

Florida Atlantic University

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
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Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
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Research Committee

Research Leaders

Chair

Joshua Davis, MD, NASM-CPT

Penn State Health Milton S Hershey

Chair-Elect

Chris Zalesky, MD

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Immediate Past Chair

Aadil Vora, DO

Emory University

Vice Chair

Nathan Dreyfus

University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
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ACGME RC-EM Liaison

Breanne Jaqua, DO, MPH

Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center
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Chair

Joshua Davis, MD, NASM-CPT

Penn State Health Milton S Hershey

Chair-Elect

Chris Zalesky, MD

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Immediate Past Chair

Aadil Vora, DO

Emory University

Vice Chair

Nathan Dreyfus

University of Vermont Larner College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
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ACGME RC-EM Liaison

Breanne Jaqua, DO, MPH

Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center
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Simulation Division

Simulation Leaders

Chair

Alex Tran, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Evan Strobelt, MD

Yale New Haven Medical Center

Vice Chair

John Peacock, MD

University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Vice Chair

Joseph Ponce

University of Texas Med School - Houston

Assistant Vice Chair

Branden WIlson

William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
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Chair

Alex Tran, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Evan Strobelt, MD

Yale New Haven Medical Center

Vice Chair

John Peacock, MD

University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Vice Chair

Joseph Ponce

University of Texas Med School - Houston

Assistant Vice Chair

Branden WIlson

William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
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Social EM Leaders

Chair

Hannah Gordon, MD

Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami

Chair-Elect

Tehreem Rehman, MD

Advocate Christ Medical Center

Vice Chair

Alex Ulintz, MD

Indiana University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Hayley Musial

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Victor Cisneros, MD

University of California - Irvine Medical Center

Assistant Vice Chair

Caitlin Farrell, DO

Baystate Medical Center

Assistant Vice Chair

Lena Carelton

FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Cathey Wise

EMRA Executive Director
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Director of Health Policy

Angela Cai, MD, MBA

Kings County Hospital | SUNY Downstate
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Chair

Hannah Gordon, MD

Mount Sinai Medical Center - Miami

Chair-Elect

Tehreem Rehman, MD

Advocate Christ Medical Center

Vice Chair

Alex Ulintz, MD

Indiana University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Hayley Musial

Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Victor Cisneros, MD

University of California - Irvine Medical Center

Assistant Vice Chair

Caitlin Farrell, DO

Baystate Medical Center

Assistant Vice Chair

Lena Carelton

FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Cathey Wise

EMRA Executive Director
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Director of Health Policy

Angela Cai, MD, MBA

Kings County Hospital | SUNY Downstate
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Sports Medicine Division

Sports Medicine Leaders

Chair

Eric Friedman, MD

University of Maryland

Chair-Elect

Breanna Kebort, MD

University of Maryland
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Vice Chair

Danielle De Freitas, MD

University of Chicago

Vice Chair

Nico Ramsay

FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Assistant Vice Chair

Dwayne D'Souza, MD

Vanderbilt University

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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Vice Speaker of the Council

Tracy Marko, MD, PhD, MS

Health Partners Institute, Regions Hospital
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Chair

Eric Friedman, MD

University of Maryland

Chair-Elect

Breanna Kebort, MD

University of Maryland
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Vice Chair

Danielle De Freitas, MD

University of Chicago

Vice Chair

Nico Ramsay

FIU Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine

Assistant Vice Chair

Dwayne D'Souza, MD

Vanderbilt University

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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Vice Speaker of the Council

Tracy Marko, MD, PhD, MS

Health Partners Institute, Regions Hospital
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Toxicology

Toxicology Leaders

Chair

Michael Simpson, MD

Vanderbilt University

Vice Chair

Katie Baska

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Assistant Vice Chair

Nicholas Titelbaum, MD

University of Central Florida at Ocala

Assistant Vice Chair

Wes Priddy, MD

University of South Florida

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Membership and Operations Coordinator
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Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Priyanka Lauber, DO

Lehigh Valley Hospital
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Chair

Michael Simpson, MD

Vanderbilt University

Vice Chair

Katie Baska

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Assistant Vice Chair

Nicholas Titelbaum, MD

University of Central Florida at Ocala

Assistant Vice Chair

Wes Priddy, MD

University of South Florida

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Membership and Operations Coordinator
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Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Priyanka Lauber, DO

Lehigh Valley Hospital
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EMRA Ultrasound

Ultrasound Leaders

Chair

Akash Desai, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Sam Southgate, MD

HealthPartners Institute
Regions Hospital

Vice Chair

Eric Lieu, MD

Christiana Care Health Services

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas

Vice Chair

Katie VanNatta, DO

Midwestern University - CCOM

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Vice Speaker of the Council

Tracy Marko, MD, PhD, MS

Health Partners Institute, Regions Hospital
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Chair

Akash Desai, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York

Chair-Elect

Sam Southgate, MD

HealthPartners Institute
Regions Hospital

Vice Chair

Eric Lieu, MD

Christiana Care Health Services

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas

Vice Chair

Katie VanNatta, DO

Midwestern University - CCOM

Staff Liaison

Alyssa Ceniza

Marketing & Special Events Manager
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Vice Speaker of the Council

Tracy Marko, MD, PhD, MS

Health Partners Institute, Regions Hospital
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Wellness Committee

Wellness Leaders

Chair

Taryn Webb, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York

Chair-Elect

Allie Lockwood, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York

Vice Chair

Leena Owen

Nova Southeastern University

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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EMRA Rep to the AMA

Sophia Spadafore, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York
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Chair

Taryn Webb, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York

Chair-Elect

Allie Lockwood, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York

Vice Chair

Leena Owen

Nova Southeastern University

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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EMRA Rep to the AMA

Sophia Spadafore, MD

Mount Sinai School of Medicine - New York
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Wilderness

Wilderness Division Leaders

Chair

Yevgeniy Maksimenko, MD

Boston Medical Center

Chair-Elect

Elaine Yu, DO

State University of New York
Downstate/Kings County Hospital

Vice Chair

Lee Wood, DO

Baylor College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Michelle Skuba-Gray

MD Candidate Class of 2021
Tulane University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Kathryn Kammert, DO

Spectrum Health Lakeland

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
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Chair

Yevgeniy Maksimenko, MD

Boston Medical Center

Chair-Elect

Elaine Yu, DO

State University of New York
Downstate/Kings County Hospital

Vice Chair

Lee Wood, DO

Baylor College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Michelle Skuba-Gray

MD Candidate Class of 2021
Tulane University School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Kathryn Kammert, DO

Spectrum Health Lakeland

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project and Development Manager
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Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
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