Committees


Communication and Networking Committee:

Members of this committee have expertise in marketing, graphic design, social media, fundraising and outreach. They are responsible for upgrading the NBS website, reviewing press releases, flyers, annual reports, forming task forces and increasing social media presence and outreach to underrepresented groups, as well as the solicitation of corporate donations, philanthropic support and other fundraising efforts.

 

Members: FY22

Chair: Betsy Pilon

Co-Chair: Dr. Gabriel Variane

Dr. Mohamed El-Dib

Dr. Anna Mrelashvili

Dr. Khaled El-Atawi

Dr. Elizabeth Sewell

Dr. Jamie LaRussa

Dr. Manuel Vides-Rosales

Dr. Mihai Puia-Dumitrescu

Dr. Vinod Idicula Oommen

 

Education Committee:

Members of this committee have expertise in teaching, mentoring and collaborating with others. They are responsible for developing educational and teaching resources for members, connecting with experts in the field to collaborate with and assisting with CME accreditation.

 

Members: FY22

Chair: Dr. Khorshid Mohammad

Co-Chair: Dr. Michael Weiss

Dr. Christopher Smyser

Dr. Emily Tam

Dr. Krisa Van Meurs

Dr. Gabriel Variane

Dr. Robert White

Dr. Rani Ameena Bashir

Dr. Alexa Craig

Dr. Mark Steven Scher

Dr. Gerda Meijler

Dr. Jeffrey Russ

 

Finance Committee:

Members of this committee have expertise in financial analysis, taxes, or accounting. They are responsible for budget oversight, strategic financial planning, and yearly tax preparation.

 

Members: FY22

Chair: Dr. An Massaro

Co-Chair: Dr. Maran Ramani

 

Guidelines and Publications Committee:

Members of this committee have expertise in writing, peer-reviewing, and publishing articles and guidelines. They are responsible for authoring, or co-authoring, new guidelines and publications, peer-reviewing articles, collaborating with experts in the field to determine relevant topic areas, and developing processes for publishing on behalf of the organization.

 

Members: FY22

Chair: Dr. Sonia Bonifacio

Co-Chair: Dr. Pia Wintermark

Dr. Hany Aly

Dr. Taeun Chang

Dr. Vann Chau

Dr. Hannah Glass

Dr. Monica Lemmon

Dr. An Massaro

Dr. Courtney Wusthoff

Dr.  Gabrielle deVeber

Dr. Andrea Pardo

Dr. Melisa Carrasco McCaul

 

Membership Committee:

Members of this committee have expertise in human relations or outreach. They are responsible for developing membership policies, improving the member database, and developing a committee member nomination process for underrepresented groups of members.

 

Members: FY22

Chair: Dr. Hannah Glass

Co-Chair: Dr. Amit Mathur

Dr. Swati Karmarkar

Dr. Elizabeth Sewell

 

QI and Research Committee:

Members of this committee have expertise in quality improvement and/or research in Neonatal Neurology. They are responsible for developing infrastructure for Quality Improvement and Research for the society and its membership, facilitating specific research and QI projects, and reviewing the scientific merit of research, QI projects or proposals for the NBS website, presentations or shared resources.

 

Members: FY22

Chair: Dr. Janet Soul

Co-Chair: Dr. Lina Chalak

Dr. Alistair Gunn

Dr. Sandra Juul

Dr. Laura Ment

Dr. Renee Shellhaas

Dr. Zachary Vesoulis

Dr. Jehier Afifi

Dr. Ulrike Mietzsch

Dr. Eleanor Molloy

Dr. Bharati Sinha

Dr. Mary Dunbar

 

 



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