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: FY21

Chair: Betsy Pilon

Co-Chair: Dr. Gabriel Variane

Dr. Mohamed El-Dib

 

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: FY21

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

 

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: FY21

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: FY21

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

 

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: FY21

Chair: Dr. Hannah Glass

Co-Chair: Dr. Amit Mathur

 

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: FY21

Chair: Dr. Janet Soul

Co-Chair: Dr. Lina Chalak

Dr. Jehier Afifi

Dr. Michael Cotten

Dr. Donna Ferriero

Dr. Alistair Gunn

Dr. Munish Gupta

Dr. Sandra Juul

Dr. Laura Ment

Dr. Renee Shellhaas

Dr. Zachary Vesoulis

 

 



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