IPPS Committees
2017

ByLaws Committee

Georgine Lamvu, MD, MPH, FACOG
(Committee Chair)
Sawsan As-Sanie, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Kathryn Witzeman, MD
(Committee Member)

Finance Committee

Colleen M. Fitzgerald, MD
(Committee Chair)
Georgine Lamvu, MD, MPH, FACOG
(Committee Member)
Amy Stein, DPT, BCB-PMD, IF
(Committee Member)

Fundraising Committee

Debbie Callif, OT, BCB-PMD
(Committee Chair)
Karla Wente, PT, DPT, WCS, CLT
(Vice Chair)
Esther N. Amagoh, PT, DPT
(Committee Member)
Kenneth Barron, MD
(Committee Member)
Sherese Hildenbrand, OT, BCB-PMD
(Committee Member)
Melissa Kubic, PT
(Committee Member)
Victoria LaManna, PT,DPT
(Committee Member)
Sarah Paplanus, DPT
(Committee Member)
Hina Sheth, MS, PT, OCS, MTC
(Committee Member)
Amy Stein, DPT, BCB-PMD, IF
(Committee Member)
Jessica Zager, PT, DPT
(Committee Member)

International Liaison Committee

Krisztina Bajzak, MD, MSc, FRCSC
(Chair)
Juan Diego Villegas Echeverri, MD
(Vice Chair)
Erkut Attar, MD
(Committee Member)
Maurice K. Chung, RPh, MD, FACOG, ACGE
(Committee Member)
Marilla Druitt, MBBS BMedSc FRANZCOG
(Committee Member)
Francisco Javier Garcini, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Amadea S. Kezar, MSc PT
(Committee Member)
Jessica Opoku-Anane, MD
(Committee Member)
Harkirat S. Sidhu, MD PhD CCFP FCFP
(Committee Member)
Dhiraj Uchil, MD MRCOG MSc FACOG
(Committee Member)

Medical Education Committee

Colleen M. Fitzgerald, MD
(Committee Chair)
Allyson Shrikhande, MD
(Vice Chair)
Mostafa Borahay, MD, PhD, FACOG
(Committee Member)
Deborah Coady, MD
(Committee Member)
Robert J. Echenberg, MD
(Committee Member)
Melissa Anne Farmer, PhD
(Committee Member)
Sandra Hilton, PT, DPT, MS
(Committee Member)
Katherine Holley, DO
(Committee Member)
Lisa Johnson, DPT
(Committee Member)
Richard P. Marvel, MD
(Committee Member)
Janelle Moulder, MD, MSCR
(Committee Member)
Chensi Ouyang
(Committee Member)
Meredy Parker, PT, DPT
(Committee Member)
Yolanda Scott, MD
(Committee Member)
Allyson Shrikhande, MD
(Committee Member)
Devon N. Shuchman, MD, MS
(Committee Member)
Megan Wasson, DO
(Committee Member)
Kathryn Witzeman, MD
(Committee Member)

Membership & Marketing Committee

Mario Castellanos, MD
(Committee Chair)
Diana T. Atashroo, MD
(Vice Chair)
Mark Dassel, MD
(Committee Member)
Melissa Delgado, MD, FACOG
(Committee Member)
Betsy Greenleaf, DO
(Committee Member)
Lisa Johnson, DPT
(Committee Member)
Janelle Moulder, MD, MSCR
(Committee Member)
Laura A. Payne, PhD
(Committee Member)
Frank F. Tu, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Miya Yamamoto, MD, FACOG
(Committee Member)

Past Presidents Committee

Richard P. Marvel, MD
(Chair)
Georgine Lamvu, MD, MPH, FACOG
(Vice Chair)
Charles W. Butrick, MD, FPMRS
(Committee Member)
Maurice K. Chung, RPh, MD, FACOG, ACGE
(Committee Member)
Beverly Jane Collett, MD
(Committee Member)
Sarah D. Fox, MD
(Committee Member)
Fred M. Howard, MD, MS, FACOG
(Committee Member)
Alfredo Nieves, FACOG, DAAPM
(Committee Member)
Howard T Sharp, MD, FACOG
(Committee Member)
John C Slocumb, MD, SMH
(Committee Member)
John F. Steege, MD
(Committee Member)
Frank F. Tu, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Juan Diego Villegas Echeverri, MD
(Committee Member)
Jerome M. Weiss, MD
(Committee Member)

Patient Education Committee

Andrea Rapkin, MD
(Committee Chair)
Esther N. Amagoh, PT, DPT
(Committee Member)
Bryan Baisinger, DC
(Committee Member)
Kenneth Barron, MD
(Committee Member)
Amy Benjamin, MD
(Committee Member)
Jenna Benyounes Ulrich, CNM, MS
(Committee Member)
Stacey Berger, PT
(Committee Member)
Nicole Cookson, PT, DPT
(Committee Member)
Aline Flores, BS, PT
(Committee Member)
Sarah D. Fox, MD
(Committee Member)
Josephine Gonzales-Chua, PT, PRPC
(Committee Member)
Christopher Reece, MPAS, PA-C
(Committee Member)
Stacey Scheib, MD
(Committee Member)
Harkirat S. Sidhu, MD PhD CCFP FCFP
(Committee Member)
Dawn Underwood, PT, DPT, OCS
(Committee Member)
Karen Weeks, PT
(Committee Member)
Tina Yoxtheimer, MD
(Committee Member)

Program Committee

Colleen M. Fitzgerald, MD
(Ad Hoc Member)
Stephanie Prendergast, MPT
(Committee Chair)
Amy Stein, DPT, BCB-PMD, IF
(Committee Chair)
Erin Teeter Carey, MD, MSCR
(Program Director)
Sandra Hilton, PT, DPT, MS
(Post Conference Chair)
Devon N. Shuchman, MD, MS
(Roundtable Session Chair)
Sawsan As-Sanie, MD, MPH
(Committee Member)
Jason James Kutch, PhD
(Committee Member)
Qasim Aziz, MBBS, FRCP, PhD
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
Melissa Farmer, PhD
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
John Hughes, MD
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
Bert Messelink, MD, PhD
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
Jérôme Rigaud, MD
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
Frank F. Tu, MD, MPH
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
M. Jean Uy-Kroh, MD
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
Katy Vincent, MD, MRCOG DPhil
(Program Committee Advisory Board Member)
Kathryn Witzeman, MD
(Basic Science Committee Chair)

Research Committee

Georgine Lamvu, MD, MPH, FACOG
(Committee Chair)
Diana T. Atashroo, MD
(Committee Member)
Erkut Attar, MD
(Committee Member)
Rukset Attar, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Karen Brandon, DSc, PT, WCS
(Committee Member)
Mario Castellanos, MD
(Committee Member)
Dawn Chimento, PT, MA, CAMT
(Committee Member)
Suzanne Silverman Fenske, MD
(Committee Member)
Bradford Fenton, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Irwin Goldstein, MD, IF
(Committee Member)
Hannah Graetz
(Committee Member)
Sandra Lopez, MD
(Committee Member)
Pamela Morrison, MS DPT BCB-PMD
(Committee Member)
Laura A. Payne, PhD
(Committee Member)
Douglas J. Sherlock, MD
(Committee Member)
M. Jean Uy-Kroh, MD
(Committee Member)

Website & Social Media

Stephanie Prendergast, MPT
(Committee Chair)
Megan Andelloux, BS, CSE, IF
(Committee Member)
Diana T. Atashroo, MD
(Committee Member)
Mario Castellanos, MD
(Committee Member)
Bradford Fenton, MD, PhD
(Committee Member)
Jennifer Gunter, MD
(Committee Member)
Niva Herzig, PT, MS
(Committee Member)
Lynnea Kraft, DPT
(Committee Member)
Jason James Kutch, PhD
(Committee Member)
Michelle Lyons
(Committee Member)
Pamela Morrison, MS DPT BCB-PMD
(Committee Member)
Susan C. Parker, PT
(Committee Member)
Tracy Sher, MPT, CSC, CSCS
(Committee Member)
Harkirat S. Sidhu, MD PhD CCFP FCFP
(Committee Member)
Amy Stein, DPT, BCB-PMD, IF
(Committee Member)
Bethany A. Tabieros
(Committee Member)
Karla Wente, PT, DPT, WCS, CLT
(Committee Member)