AAES 2020-2021 Committees, Task Forces & Liaisons

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Career Development and Leadership Committee  
John Lew, MD (Co-Chair) 2018-2022
Fiemu Nwariaku, MD (Co-Chair) 2018-2022
Michael Demeure, MD 2018-2021
Rasa Zarnegar, MD 2018-2021
Marybeth Hughes, MD 2018-2021
Sonia Sugg, MD 2019-2022
Bradford Mitchell, MD 2019-2024
Melwyn Sequeira, MD 2019-2023
Mark Cohen, MD 2019-2023
Aida Taye, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Jesse Pasternak, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
James Wu, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2018-2021
Tracy Wang, MD 2018-2023
   
CESQIP Committee  
David Schneider, MD (Chair) 2018-2022
Jennifer Rosen, MD (Vice Chair) 2018-2022
Antonia Stephen, MD 2019-2023
Walter Pofahl, MD 2019-2023
Alex Shifrin, MD 2017-2021
Aarti Mathur, MD 2017-2021
Judy Jin, MD 2018-2022
Philip Smith, MD 2018-2022
Mark Sneider, MD 2018-2022
Kelly McCoy, MD 2018-2022
Bart Rose, MD 2018-2022
Reese Randle, MD 2018-2022
Annette Pascual Marrero, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Hadiza Kazaure, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
T.K. Pandian, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Clinical Practice Committee  
Julie McGill, MD (Chair) 2016-2020
Bridget Brady, MD 2019-2023
Michael Traynor, MD 2019-2023
Cara Govednik, MD 2019-2023
James Broome, MD 2017-2021
Jovenal Cherefant, MD 2019-2021
Sarah Oltmann, MD 2017-2021
Robin Cisco, MD 2018-2022
Tom Connally, MD 2018-2022
Sarah Treter, MD 2018-2022
Jessica Folek, MD 2018-2022
Yasmine Assadipour, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Jessica Buicko, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
Peter Czako, MD 2019-2021
   
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee  
Fiemu Nwariaku (Co-Chair) 2020-2023
Minerva Romero Arenas (Co-Chair) 2020-2023
Anthony Boganey 2020-2023
Amy Grover 2020-2023
Ana Islam 2020-2023
James Lim 2020-2023
Ankeeta Mehta 2020-2023
William Mendez 2020-2023
Tricia Moo Young 2020-2023
Lilah Morris-Wiseman 2020-2023
Lee Stratton 2020-2023
   
Education Committee  
Roy Phitayakorn, MD (Chair) 2017-2021
Dawn Elfenbein, MD (Vice Chair) 2019-2024
Aam Kabaker, MD 2019-2023
David Hughes, MD 2019-2023
Eren Berber, MD 2019-2023
Glenda Callender, MD 2019-2021
Randall Scheri, MD 2019-2021
Nancy Cho, MD 2019-2021
Antonia Stephen 2019-2022
Victoria Lai, MD 2019-2022
Leon Kushnir, MD 2019-2022
Babak Givi, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Jonathan Zagzag, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Joana Ochoa, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Endocrine Surgeon Identify Committee  
Jennifer Kuo, MD (Chair) 2018-2022
Menno Vriens, MD 2018-2021
Maria España-Gomez, MD 2018-2021
Kim Vanderveen, MD 2018-2022
Evandro Vasconcelos, MD 2018-2022
David Velázquez-Fernández, MD 2018-2021
Michael Stang, MD 2018-2022
Christine Landry, MD 2018-2022
Konstantinos Makris, MD 2018-2021
Peter DiPasco, MD 2018-2023
Maria Albuja-Cruz, MD 2018-2021
Nicole Zern, MD 2018-2021
Meredith Sorensen, MD 2019-2023
Feibi Zheng, MD 2020-2023
Mark Cohen, MD 2020-2024
Barbra Miller, MD 2020-2024
Brenessa Lindeman, MD 2020-2024
Lindsay Kuo, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Amin Madani, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Endocrine Surgery University Director  
Wen Shen, MD 2019-2023
   
Ethics Committee  
Peter Angelos, MD (Chair) 2019-2023
James Lee, MD 2019-2022
Nancy Perrier, MD 2019-2021
Insoo Suh, MD 2019-2022
Megan Applewhite, MD 2019-2023
Scott Grant, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Ki Won Kim, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Fellowship Committee  
Melanie Lyden, MD (Chair) 2018-2022
Matthew Nehs, MD 2016-2020
Antonia Stephen, MD 2019-2023
Rebecca Sippel 2011-2023
Sally Carty, MD 2011-2023
Courtney Gibson, MD 2020-2023
Randall Owen, MD 2020-2023
Melanie Lyden 2018-2023
Tracy Wang, MD 2011-2023
Wen Shen, MD 2011-2023
Peter Angelos, MD 2011-2023
Jennifer Kuo, MD 2018-2023
Richard Prinz, MD 2011-2023
Allan Siperstein, MD 2011-2023
John Lew, MD 2011-2023
Stacey Milan, MD 2018-2023
Adrian Harvey, MD 2018-2023
Aarti Mathur, MD 2017-2023
Nancy Perrier, MD 2011-2023
David Hughes, MD 2020-2023
Randall Scheri, MD 2018-2023
Masha Livhits, MD 2019-2023
Thomas J. Fahey, MD 2013-2023
Miguel F. Herrera, MD 2013-2023
Alan Dackiw, MD 2017-2023
Brenessa Lindeman, MD 2019-2021
Stacey Milan, MD 2018-2020
Ralph Tufano, MD 2019-2023
James Lee, MD 2018-2022
Allan Siperstein, MD 2019-2021
Alexandria McDow, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Irene Lou, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Danielle Treitl, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
Barbara Miller, MD 2018-2023
   
Fellowship Accreditation Committee  
Brian Saunders, MD (Chair) 2017-2021
Raymon Grogan, MD (Vice Chair) 2019-2021
Jenny Ogilvie, MD 2019-2023
Elliot Mitmaker, MD 2019-2023
Elizabeth Grubbs, MD 2019-2023
Susbhash Patel, MD 2017-2021
Gustavo Fernandez-Ranvier, MD 2018-2021
Avital Harari, MD 2018-2022
Josephine Farra, MD 2019-2022
Travis McKenzie, MD 2019-2022
James Lee, MD 2018-2022
Allan Siperstein, MD 2019-2021
Melanie Lyden, MD 2018-2021
   
Global Surgery Committee  
Kristin Long, MD (Chair) 2019-2021
Michael Starks (Vice Chair) 2019-2022
Richard Harding, MD 2019-2021
Maria Bates, MD 2019-2021
Alexandria McDow, MD 2019-2021
Fiemu Nwariaku, MD 2019-2023
   
Guidelines and Emerging Therapeutics Committee  
Linwah Yip (Chair) 2020-2023
Scott Wilhelm 2020-2023
Melissa Boltz 2020-2023
Jessica Gosnell 2020-2023
Jesse Pasternak 2020-2023
Carolyn Seib 2020-2023
Carmen Solorzano 2020-2023
Grace Lee 2020-2023
Edwina Moore 2020-2023
Rajshri Gartland 2020-2023
Salem Nourendi 2020-2023
   
IT Committee  
Geeta Lal, MD (Chair) 2019-2023
Benzon Dy, MD 2019-2023
Dhaval Patel, MD 2019-2023
Christopher Raeburn, MD 2019-2023
Lee, Cortney, MD 2017-2021
Michael Campbell, MD 2017-2021
Drew Shirley, MD 2017-2021
Vikram Krishnamurthy, MD 2018-2022
Christiana Shaw, MD 2018-2022
Paul Graham, MD 2019-2022
Yufei Chen, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Rohit Ranganath, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Liaisons & Representatives  
AACE Liason: David Bimston, MD 2017-2021
Endocrine Society Liaison: Cord Sturgeon, MD 2017-2021
ATA Liaison: Michael Yeh, MD 2017-2021
ACS Board of Governors: Carmen Solorzano, MD 2018-2025
Surgical Oncology Board (ABS): Lawrence Kim, MD 2018-2025
ACS NSQIP: Rachel Kelz, MD 2017-2021
ABS Representative: Lawrence Kim, MD 2018-2023
Commission on Cancer: Jennifer Rosen, MD 2018-2022
Focused Practice Designation: Chris McHenry, MD 2019-2021
Patient Representative: ThyCa: Gary Bloom, MD 2019-2021
Patient Representative: ParaTroupers: Angelia Sherertz, MD 2019-2021
Patient Representative: GDATF: Kimberly Dorris, MD 2019-2021
   
Local Arrangements Committee Chair  
John Porterfield, MD 2019-2021
Brenessa Lindeman, MD 2020-2021
   
Membership Committee  
Wen T. Shen, MD (Chair) 2018-2021
Toni Beninato, MD 2019-2023
Terry Lairmore, MD 2018-2021
Shaghayegh Aliabadi, MD 2018-2022
Todd Chennell, MD (Affiliate Provider member) 2018-2022
Rosebel Monteiro, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Sophie Dream, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Mission Birmingham  
Geeta Lal, MD (Co-Chair) 2019-2023
Roy Phitayakorn, MD (Co-Chair) 2018-2021
Melanie Goldfarb, MD 2018-2022
Adrian Harvey, MD 2018-2022
Paul Park, MD 2018-2021
Mauricio Sierra-Salazar, MD 2019-2021
Dana Lin, MD 2019-2023
Sally Carty, MD 2019-2023
Danielle Press, MD 2019-2023
Sara Pai, MD (Allied Specialist member) 2018-2022
James Lim, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Patricia Cronin, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Mashaal Dhir, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Courtney Edwards, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Jennifer Cannon, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Mustapha El Lakis, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Jason Glenn, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Iuliana Bobanga, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Emily Murphy, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Eden Amdemichael, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Anthony Boganey, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Farah Karipineni, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Salman Alsafran, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
Jessica Shank, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Nominating Committee  
Peter Angelos, MD (Chair) 2016-2020
Martha Zeiger, MD 2017-2021
Herbert Chen, MD 2018-2022
Allan Siperstein, MD 2019-2023
   
Patient Advocacy Committee  
Kepal Patel, MD (Chair) 2018-2022
Sarah Schaefer, MD (Affiliate Provider member) 2018-2021
Kelly Lovell, MD (Affiliate Provider member) 2018-2022
Masha Livhits, MD 2018-2022
Lilah Morris-Wiseman, MD 2019-2022
Rosemarie Metzger, MD 2018-2021
Amy Quillo, MD 2018-2021
Justin Yozawitz, MD 2019-2021
Stacey Woodruff, MD 2019-2023
Courtney Gibson, MD 2019-2023
Gary Bloom, MD 2018-2021
Tricia Tidwell, MD 2018-2021
Kate Chomsky-Higgins, MD (Candidate member) 2018-2021
Sarah Pearlstein, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Program Committee  
Carrie Lubitz, MD (Chair) 2019-2021
Peter Mazzaglia, MD (Vice Chair) 2019-2021
Rachel Kelz, MD 2017-2021
Anthony Yang, MD 2019-2023
Denise Carneiro-Pla, MD 2019-2023
Abbey Fingeret, MD 2019-2023
Haggi Mazeh, MD 2017-2021
John Phay, MD 2017-2021
Adrienne Melck, MD 2018-2022
Thomas Wang, MD 2018-2022
Brenessa Lindeman, MD 2018-2022
Amanda Laird, MD 2018-2022
Susan Pitt, MD 2018-2022
Allan Siperstein, MD 2019-2021
Paul G. Gauger, MD 2017-2021
James Lee, MD 2018-2022
Joyce Shin, MD (Poster Chair) 2019-2021
   
Research Committee  
Carrie Lubitz, MD (Chair) 2019-2023
Heather Wachtel, MD 2019-2023
Matthew Nehs, MD 2019-2022
Muthusamy Kunnimalaiyaan, MD 2019-2022
Naira Baregamian, MD 2019-2023
Benjamin James, MD 2019-2023
Tina Yen, MD 2017-2021
Phil Haigh, MD 2017-2021
Naris Nilubol, MD 2017-2021
Emad Kandil, MD 2018-2022
Xavier Keutgen, MD 2018-2020
Mahsa Javid, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Courtney Balentine, MD (Candidate member) 2019-2021
Catherine McManus, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
Alaa Sada, MD (Resident/Fellow member) 2019-2021
   
Adrenalectomy Guidelines Task Force Chair  
Nancy Perrier, MD 2020-2022
Quan-Yang Duh, MD 2020-2022
Linwah Yip, MD 2020-2022