Anesthesia Patient Safety Foundation Officers,
Directors, and Committees, 200
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Executive Committee
(Officers)

Robert K. Stoelting, MD
APSF President
Indianapolis, IN

Jeffrey B. Cooper, PhD
APSF Executive Vice President
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

George A. Schapiro
APSF Executive Vice President
Hillsborough, CA

Paul A. Baumgart
APSF Vice President
GE Healthcare
Madison, WI

David M. Gaba, MD
APSF Secretary
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA

Casey D. Blitt, MD
APSF Treasurer
Tucson, AZ

Executive Committee
(Members at Large)

Robert A. Caplan, MD
Virginia Mason Medical Center
Seattle, WA

Nassib G. Chamoun
Aspect Medical Systems
Newton, MA

Matthew B. Weinger, MD
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Executive Committee
(Committee Chairs)

Sorin J. Brull, MD
Mayo Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Robert C. Morell, MD
Niceville, FL

Michael A. Olympio
Wake Forest University
Winston-Salem, NC

Richard C. Prielipp, MD
University of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Board of Directors

James F. Arens, MD
University of Texas
Houston, TX

Paul A. Baumgart

Casey D. Blitt, MD

Sorin J. Brull, M.D

Robert A. Caplan, MD

Nassib G. Chamoun

Frederick W. Cheney, Jr., MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Joan M. Christie, MD
Tampa, FL

Robert Clark
Dräger Medical
Telford, PA

Jeffrey B. Cooper, PhD

William T. Denman, MD
Tyco Healthcare Nellcor
Boston, MA

Albert L. deRichemond
ECRI
Plymouth Meeting, PA

Burton A. Dole, Jr.
Pauma Valley, CA

Marcel E. Durieux, PhD, MD
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Jan Ehrenwerth, MD
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Norig Ellison, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Ardmore, PA

David M. Gaba, MD

David B. Goodale, PhD, DDS,
AstraZeneca
Wilmington, DE

Alexander A. Hannenberg, MD
Newton-Wellesley Hospital
Newton, MA

Elizabeth F. Holland
Abbott Laboratories
Abbott Park, IL

Walter Huehn
Philips Medical Systems
Boeblingen, Germany

R. Scott Jones, MD
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Rodney C. Lester, PhD, CRNA
Houston, TX

Edward C. Mills
Preferred Physicians Medical Risk
Mission, KS

Terri G. Monk, MD
Duke University
Durham, NC

Robert C. Morell, MD
Ervin Moss, MD
New Jersey Society of Anesthesiologists
Verona, NJ

Denise O’Brien, MSN, RN
ASPAN
Ypsilanti, MI

John M. O’Donnell, CRNA
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, PA

Richard C. Prielipp, MD, FCCM

Keith J. Ruskin, MD
Yale University
New Haven, CT

George A. Schapiro

Robert K. Stoelting, MD

Raul A. Trillo, MD
Baxter Healthcare
New Providence, NJ

Sally T. Trombly, RN, JD
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
Lebanon, NH

Rebecca S. Twersky, MD
Lawrence, NY

Robert A. Virag
Trifid Medical Group, LLC
Chesterfield, MO

Mark A. Warner, MD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Matthew B. Weinger, MD

Robert Wise
JCAHO
Oakbrook Terrace, IL

 

Consultants to Executive Committee

John H. Eichhorn, MD
University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

APSF Committees

Newsletter Editorial Board

Robert C. Morell, MD, Editor

Addie Larimore, Editorial Assistant
Winston-Salem, NC

Sorin J. Brull, M.D.

Joan M. Christie, MD

Jan Ehrenwerth, MD

John H. Eichhorn, MD

Lorri A. Lee, MD
Seattle, WA

Rodney C. Lester, PhD, CRNA

Glenn S. Murphy, MD
Chicago, IL

Denise O’Brien, MSN, RN

Karen L. Posner, PhD
Seattle, WA

Keith J. Ruskin, MD

Wilson Somerville, PhD Winston-Salem, NC

Jeffery S. Vender, MD
Evanston, IL

Committee on Education and Training

Richard C. Prielipp, MD, Chair

Kenneth J. Abrams, MD
Montville, NJ

Kevin J. Cardinal, CRNA
Minneapolis, MN

Joan M. Christie, MD

Alan M. Harvey, MD
Springfield, MA

Timothy N. Harwood, MD
Winston-Salem, NC

Jeana E. Havidich, MD
Charleston, SC

R. Scott Jones, MD

Deborah Lawson, AA
Solon, OH

Samsun (Sem) Lampotang, PhD
Gainesville, FL

Thomas J. Mancuso, MD
Atlanta, GA

Tricia A. Meyer, PharmD
Temple, TX

Susan L. Polk, MD
Chicago, IL

Keith J. Ruskin, MD

Arthur J. C. Schneider, MD
Hershey, PA

Michael Smith, MD
Cleveland, OH

N. Ty Smith, MD
San Diego, CA

Matthew B. Weinger, MD

David Wharton, RN
Ada, OK

Committee on Scientific
Evaluation

Sorin J. Brull, MD, Chair

Karen L. Posner, PhD, Vice Chair

Peter J. Davis, MD
Pittsburgh, PA

David B. Goodale, PhD, DDS

Jeana E. Havidich, MD

Barry A. Harrison, MD
Jacksonville, FL

Alfred Lupien, PhD, CRNA
Augusta, GA

Christopher O’Connor, MD
Chicago, IL

David Paulus, MD
Gainesville, FL

Ira Rampill, MD
Stony Brook, NY

Karen J. Souter, MB
Seattle, WA

Sally T. Trombly, RN, JD

Robert A. Virag

Matthew B. Weinger, MD

Committee on Technology

Michael A. Olympio, MD, Chair
Winston-Salem, NC

Abe Abramovich

Thomas W. Barford
Datascope

Nassib G. Chamoun

Robert Clark
Dräger Medical

Michael P. Dosch, CRNA
Pontiac, MI

James D. Eisenkraft, MD
New York, NY

Patrick Foster, MD
Hershey, PA

Julian M. Goldman, MD
Boston, MA

Bill Jonnalee, CertAT
Lebanon, NH

Siegfried Kastle
Philips Medical Systems

Michael Mitton, CRNA
GE Healthcare

Ervin Moss, MD

Francis R. Narbone, CRNA
Chicago, IL

John M. O’Donnell, CRNA

A. William Paulson, PhD
Savannah, GA

Kenneth C. Plitt, CRNA
Newton, MA

Patty Reilly, CRNA
Tyco Healthcare Nellcor

Bonnie Reinke
GE Healthcare

Chet I. Wyman, MD
Baltimore, MD

Corporate Advisory Council

George A. Schapiro, Chair
APSF Executive Vice President

Robert K. Stoelting, MD
APSF President

Corporate Members

Abbott Laboratories (Elizabeth F. Holland)

Anesthesia Healthcare Partners (Sean Lynch)

Arrow International (Philip Croxford)

Aspect Medical Systems (Nassib G. Chamoun)

AstraZeneca (David B. Goodale, PhD, DDS)

Bayer Pharmaceuticals (Stanley Horton, PhD)

Baxter Healthcare (Raul A. Trillo, MD)

Becton Dickinson (Michael S. Ferrara)

Cardinal Healthcare (Tim Vanderveen)

Datascope (Thomas W. Barford)

Dräger Medical (Robert Clark)

Endo Pharmaceuticals (Brian Mulnix)

FPIC (Robert White)

GE Healthcare (Paul A. Baumgart)

Hospira (Tim Hagerty)

Kimberly Clark (Judson Boothe)

LMA North American (Steven C. Mendell)

Philips (Walter Huehn)
Preferred Physicians Medical Risk Retention Group (Edward C. Mills)

ResMed (Ron Richard)

Smiths Medical (Andrew Rose)

Spacelabs Medical (Joseph Davin)

The Doctors Company (Ann S. Lofsky, MD)

Tyco Healthcare (William T. Denman, MD)

Vital Signs (Terry Wall)

Data Dictionary Task Force

Terri G. Monk, MD, Chair

Clinical Advisory Group

David L. Reich, MD

Ronald A. Gabel, MD

Dr. Martin Hurrell

Robert S. Lagasse, MD

Dr. Anthony P. Madden

Dr. Andrew C. Norton

Dr. Roger Tackley

Homer Wang, MD

David Wax, MD

Technical Group
(Corporate Participants)

Cerner

DocuSys

Dräger Medical

Eko systems

GE Healthcare

iMDsoft

Informatics

Philips Medical Systems

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