Committees

Clinical Affairs Committee

  • Abhijit Lele, MD, MS, FNCS - Chair - University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center
  • Michail Avramov, MD, PhD - Loyola University Medical Center
  • Alisha Bhatia, MD - Rush University
  • M. Dustin Boone, MD - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Mark Burbridge, BSc, MD - Stanford
  • Maria Bustillo, MD - Weill Cornell Medical College
  • Indranil Chakraborty, MBBS, MD, DNB, CMQ - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Tumul Chowdhury, MD, DM, FRCPC - University of Toronto
  • Jason Chui, MBChB, FANZCA - University of Western Ontario
  • Michael Chyfetz, MD, MSc - Montefiore Medical Center
  • Karen Domino, MD, MPH - University of Washington
  • Christiano dos Santos e Santos, MD - University of Mississippi
  • Lara Ferrario, MD - UT Houston
  • Ruquan Han, MD, PhD - Beijing Tiantan Hospital, Capital Medical University
  • Sprague Hazard, MD - Penn State Health
  • Michael James, MD - Duke University
  • Myungsa Kang, MD - UNC Department of Anesthesiology
  • Aaron LacKamp, MD - University of Kansas
  • Gary Latson, MD - Baylor Scott and White
  • Marc McLawhorn, MD, MS - Barrow Neurologic Institute/ Valley Anesthesiology
  • Jacob Nadler, MD, PhD - University of Rochester
  • Richard Pollard, MD, FASA - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Hemanshu Prabhakar, MD, PhD - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Deepak Sharma, MBBS, MD, DM - University of Washington
  • Susana Vacas, MD, PhD - UCLA
  • Barbara Van de Wiele, MD - University of California - Los Angeles
  • Lakshmikumar Venkat Raghavan, MBBS, FRCPC - Toronto Western Hospital University of Toronto
  • Anita Vincent, MD - George Washington Univ. Hospital
  • Lisa Wise-Faberowski, MD - Stanford University
  • David Wyler, MD - Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Communications Committee

  • Arnoley Abcejo, MD - Chair - Mayo Clinic
  • Ibukun Adedugbe, MBBS Bsc FRCA - National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Queens sq London
  • Linda Aglio, MD, MS - Harvard Medical School
  • Eugenia Ayrian, MD - USC
  • Diana Ayubcha, MS, DO - Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Christopher Fjotland, MD - Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
  • Reza Gorji, MD - Upstate Medical University
  • William Gross, MD, PhD - Medical College of Wisconsin
  • W. Andrew Kofke, MD, MBA, FNCS - University of Pennsylvania
  • Chanhung Lee, MD, PhD - University of California
  • Abhijit Lele, MD, MS, FNCS - University of Washington, Harborview Medical Center
  • Fenghua Li, MD - SUNY Upstate Medical University
  • Laurel Moore, MD - University of Michigan
  • Jacqueline Morano, MD - University of Chicago
  • Girija Rath, MD, DM - AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Kathryn Rosenblatt, MD - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
  • Vijay Tarnal, MD, FRCA - Michigan Medicine
  • Tasha Welch, MD - Mayo Clinic

Diversity and Inclusion Committee

  • Paul Garcia, MD, PhD - Chair - Columbia University Medical Center
  • Linda Aglio, MD, MS - Harvard Medical School
  • Indranil Chakraborty, MBBS, MD, DNB, CMQ - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Christiano dos Santos e Santos, MD - University of Mississippi
  • Ehab Farag, MD, FRCA - Cleveland Clinic
  • Mauricio Giraldo, MD - London health Science Centre
  • Suneeta Gollapudy, MD - Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Priya Gupta, MD - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Myungsa Kang, MD - UNC Department of Anesthesiology
  • Valpuri Luoma, MBChB, FRCA, FICM - National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UCLH NHS Foundation Trust
  • Hemanshu Prabhakar, MD, PhD - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Shobana Rajan, MD - Allegheny Health Network
  • Cristiane Tavares, MD - Hospital das Clinicas- FMUSP
  • Marie Angele Theard, MD - OHSU

Education Committee

  • Laura Hemmer, MD - Chair - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Linda Aglio, MD, MS - Harvard Medical School
  • Rafi Avitsian, MD, FASA - Cleveland Clinic
  • Smita Bapat, MB, ChB - The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • John Bebawy, MD - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Hubert Benzon, MD, MPH - Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Jack Buckley, MD - UCLA
  • Arne Budde, MD - Penn State Hershey Anesthesiology
  • Angela Builes, MD MSc - CLINICA LAS AMERICAS
  • Verghese Cherian, MBBS, MD - Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Lauren Dunn, MD, PhD - University of Virginia
  • Suneeta Gollapudy, MD - Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Shaun Gruenbaum, MD PhD - Mayo Clinic Florida
  • Benjamin Gruenbaum, MD - Yale School of Medicine
  • Amie Hoefnagel, MD - University of Florida--Jacksonville
  • Valerie Howell, DO - Henry Ford Health System
  • Amanda Knutson, MD PhD - Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Antoun Koht, MD - Northwestern University
  • Rachel Kutteruf, MD - USAP - Washington
  • Kan Ma, MD - University of Toronto, St. Michael's Hospital
  • Letha Mathews, MD - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Oana Maties, MD - University of California
  • Julia Metzner, MD - University of Washington
  • Maya Mikami, MD, PhD, MPH - Columbia University P&S
  • Basma Mohamed, MD - University of Florida
  • Laurel Moore, MD - University of Michigan
  • Jacqueline Morano, MD - University of Chicago
  • Natalie Moreland, MD - UCLA
  • Alexander Papangelou, MD - Emory University Hospital
  • Erin Plaza, MD - The University of Kansas Medical Center
  • Ryan Pong, MD - Virginia Mason Medical Center
  • Hemanshu Prabhakar, MD, PhD - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Ferenc Rabai, MD - University of Florida
  • Shobana Rajan, MD - Allegheny Health Network
  • Shilpa Rao, MD - Yale University/ Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Jia Romito, MD - University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  • Nina Schloemerkemper, MD, FRCA - UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento
  • Deepak Sharma, MBBS, MD, DM - University of Washington
  • Marie Angele Theard, MD - OHSU
  • Jamie Uejima, MD - Northwestern Memorial Hospital
  • Hui Yang, MD, PhD - Cleveland Clinic
  • Carine Zeeni, MD - American University of Beirut

Finance Committee

  • John Bebawy, MD - Chair - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Linda Aglio, MD, MS - Harvard Medical School
  • Alana Flexman, MD, FRCPC - University of British Columbia
  • Paul Garcia, MD, PhD - Columbia University Medical Center
  • Max Kelz, MD, PhD - University of Pennsylvania
  • Chanannait Paisansathan, MD, MHA - University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Jeffrey Pasternak, MD - Mayo Clinic
  • Deepak Sharma, MBBS, MD, DM - University of Washington
  • Marie Angele Theard, MD - OHSU

Membership Committee

  • Marie Angele Theard, MD - Chair - OHSU
  • Nelson Algarra, MS, MD - University of Florida
  • William Armstead, PhD - University of Pennsylvania
  • Sergio Bergese, MD - Stony Brook Univ Sch of Med
  • Lauren Berkow, MD - University of Florida College of Medicine
  • Mark Burbridge, BSc, MD - Stanford
  • Matthew Chan, MD - The Chinese University of Hong Kong
  • Masahiko Kawaguchi, MD - Department of Anesthesiology, Nara Medical University
  • Athir Morad, MD - Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
  • Alexander Papangelou, MD - Emory University Hospital
  • Hemanshu Prabhakar, MD, PhD - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Serge Thal, MD - Johannes Gutenberg-Universität
  • Carine Zeeni, MD - American University of Beirut
  • Jie Zhou, MD, MS, MBA - Brigham & Womens Hospital

Nominating Committee

Program Planning Committee

  • Alana Flexman, MD, FRCPC - Chair - University of British Columbia
  • Arnoley Abcejo, MD - Mayo Clinic
  • William Armstead, PhD - University of Pennsylvania
  • John Bebawy, MD - Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Paul Garcia, MD, PhD - Columbia University Medical Center
  • Max Kelz, MD, PhD - University of Pennsylvania
  • Ines Koerner, MD, PhD - Oregon Health & Science University
  • Chanannait Paisansathan, MD, MHA - University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Deepak Sharma, MBBS, MD, DM - University of Washington

Research Committee

  • Ines Koerner, MD, PhD - Chair - Oregon Health & Science University
  • Linda Aglio, MD, MS - Harvard Medical School
  • William Armstead, PhD - University of Pennsylvania
  • Ansgar Brambrink, MD, PhD - Columbia University / NYPH
  • Ehab Farag, MD, FRCA - Cleveland Clinic
  • Paul Garcia, MD, PhD - Columbia University Medical Center
  • Nicolai Goettel, MD - University Hospital Basel
  • Max Kelz, MD, PhD - University of Pennsylvania
  • Dinesh Pal, PhD - University of Michigan
  • Donald Penning, MD, MS - Henry Ford Health System; Wayne State University
  • Ken Solt, MD - Harvard Medical School / Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Susana Vacas, MD, PhD - UCLA
  • Phillip Vlisides, MD - University of Michigan
  • Keith Vogt, MD, PhD - University of Pittsburgh
  • Alexander Zlotnik, MD, PhD - Soroka Medical Center

Scientific Affairs Committee

  • Max Kelz, MD, PhD - Chair - University of Pennsylvania
  • Arnoley Abcejo, MD - Mayo Clinic
  • Michail Avramov, MD, PhD - Loyola University Medical Center
  • Sergio Bergese, MD - Stony Brook Univ Sch of Med
  • Jerry Chao, MD, MSc - Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Alana Flexman, MD, FRCPC - University of British Columbia
  • Paul Garcia, MD, PhD - Columbia University Medical Center
  • David Highton, MBChB, FRCA, FFICM, FANZCA, PhD - Princess Alexandra Hospital
  • Amie Hoefnagel, MD - University of Florida--Jacksonville
  • James Ibinson, MD, PhD - University of Pittsburgh
  • Kazuyoshi Ishida, MD - Japan Community Healthcare Organization Tokuyama Central Hospital
  • Michael James, MD - Duke University
  • Ines Koerner, MD, PhD - Oregon Health & Science University
  • Sabine Kreilinger, MD, PhD - Univ of Illinois, Chicago
  • Aaron LacKamp, MD - University of Kansas
  • Valpuri Luoma, MBChB, FRCA, FICM - National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UCLH NHS Foundation Trust
  • Andrew McKinstry-Wu, MD -
  • Bhiken Naik, MB, BCh - University of Virginia
  • Mehmet Ozcan, MD - OUHSC
  • Chanannait Paisansathan, MD, MHA - University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Dinesh Pal, PhD - University of Michigan
  • Jeffrey Pasternak, MD - Mayo Clinic
  • Girija Rath, MD, DM - AIIMS, New Delhi
  • Raymond Roginski, MD, PhD - CMC VAMC - Philadelphia + Penn Anesthesia
  • Susana Vacas, MD, PhD - UCLA
  • Kenji Yoshitani, MD - National Cerebral and Cardiovascular Center

Trainee Engagement Committee
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  • Shobana Rajan, MD - Chair - Allegheny Health Network
  • Arnoley Abcejo, MD - Mayo Clinic
  • Eugenia Ayrian, MD - USC
  • Jack Buckley, MD - UCLA
  • Adele Budiansky, MD FRCPC - Cleveland Clinic
  • Lauren Buhl, MD, PhD - BIDMC
  • Indranil Chakraborty, MBBS, MD, DNB, CMQ - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Verghese Cherian, MBBS, MD - Penn State Hershey Medical Center
  • Tumul Chowdhury, MD, DM, FRCPC - University of Toronto
  • Deborah Douglas, MBBS, DM - National Hospital For Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Lauren Dunn, MD, PhD - University of Virginia
  • Jane Easdown, MD, MHPE - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Kamilla Esfahani, MD - University of Virginia
  • Deepali Garg, MD - Rush University Medical center
  • Arun George, MD - Allegheny General Hospital
  • Suneeta Gollapudy, MD - Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Keshav Goyal, MBBS, MD, DM - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • William Gross, MD, PhD - Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Priya Gupta, MD - University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
  • Lakshmi Kurnutala, MD - University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Luis Llamas, MD -
  • Valpuri Luoma, MBChB, FRCA, FICM - National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, UCLH NHS Foundation Trust
  • Letha Mathews, MD - Vanderbilt University Medical Center
  • Seyed Amir Mohajerani, MD, MSC - Cleveland Clinic
  • Laurel Moore, MD - University of Michigan
  • Jacqueline Morano, MD - University of Chicago
  • Eman Nada, MD, PhD - University of Massachusetts - Department of Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine
  • Rakhi Pal, MBBS - UH Hospitals and Case Western Reserve Medical Center
  • Alexander Papangelou, MD - Emory University Hospital
  • Hemanshu Prabhakar, MD, PhD - All India Institute of Medical Sciences
  • Shilpa Rao, MD - Yale University/ Yale New Haven Hospital
  • Nathaniel Sugiyama, MD - Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Marie Angele Theard, MD - OHSU
  • Rashmi Vandse, MD - Loma linda medical center
  • Matthew Whalin, MD, PhD - Emory University School of Medicine