COMMITTEES

Audit

This committee shall review the Board’s financial records and its management of assets and recommend changes it believes necessary to protect and increase the Board’s assets.

Catherine P. Winslow, M.D., Chairman
Ira D. Papel, M.D., Immediate Past President
Harrison C. Putman, III, M.D., Senior Financial Adviser
Peter Allan Adamson, M.D., At-Large
Paul J. Carniol, M.D., At-Large
Robert L. Simons, M.D., Senior Adviser
Howard W. Smith, M.D. DMD., Senior Adviser

Bylaws and Publications

This committee shall consider revisions to the organization’s bylaws, policies, and informational publications and shall, if deemed desirable, recommend amendments to the Board of Directors.

Lee E. Smith, M.D., Chariman
Peter Allan Adamson, M.D.
Patrick Joseph Byrne, M.D.
Mark V. Connelly, M.D.
Shepherd Pryor, M.D.
Robert L. Simons, M.D.
Gregory J. Vipond, M.D.

Credentials

This committee shall review applications for examination and certification and recommend eligible candidates to the Board.

William H. Truswell, M.D., Chairman
Harrison C. Putman, III, M.D., Senior Adviser
Gregory H. Branham, M.D., Midwest Representative
John F. Hoffmann, M.D., At-Large Representative
James Randall Jordan, M.D., At-Large Representative
Brian P. Maloney, M.D. F.A.C.S., Southern Region
Mary Lynn Moran, M.D., Western Region
David A. Sherris, M.D., Eastern Region
William W. Shockley, M.D., At-Large Representative
David W. Stepnick, M.D., At-Large Representative
Ritchie A. L. Younger, M.D., Canadian Region

Examination

This committee shall select specific items and protocols for each examination, shall oversee the administration of the examination, and shall, if deemed necessary, recommend to the Board procedural changes that assure the integrity of the examination. 

Oral Examination Review Group 
Catherine P. Winslow, M.D., Oral Exam Co-Chair
Cynthia M. Gregg, M.D., Oral Exam Co-Chair
Robert M. Kellman, M.D., Oral Adviser Reconstructive
Keith A. LaFerriere, M.D., Oral Adviser Cosmetic
Daniel S. Alam, M.D., Oral Exam Reviewer
Lisa Ishii, M.D., Oral Exam Reviewer
Jonathan M. Sykes, M.D., Oral Exam Reviewer
Tom D. Wang, M.D., Oral Exam Reviewer


Written Examination Review Group 

David B. Hom, M.D., Written Exam Co-Chair
Keith A. LaFerriere, M.D., Written Exam Senior Adviser
Anurag Agarwal, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
Terry L. Donat, M.D., FACS, Written Exam Reviewer
Michael Anthony Fritz, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
Stephen Andrew Goldstein, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
John Y. Kim, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
Shervin Naderi, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
Philip S. Schoenfeld, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
Scott J. Trimas, M.D., Written Exam Reviewer
Deborah Watson, M.D. Written Exam Reviewer

Graduate Medical Education

This committee shall assist in maintaining and elevating standards of graduate medical education and facilities for specialty training in medicine in collaboration with other concerned organizations and agencies. This committee shall establish and administer a mechanism for assisting accrediting agencies in the evaluation of training programs. A further charge to this committee is to develop the process and mechanism for maintenance of certification.

Edward Dean Buckingham, M.D., Chairman
John S. Rhee, M.D., MPH, Senior Adviser
Oneida A. Arosarena, M.D.
Andrew C. Campbell, M.D.
Mark V. Connelly, M.D.
Minas S. Constantinides, M.D.
Robert M. Kellman, M.D.
Mark Mofid, M.D.
Stephen Alexis Prendiville, M.D.
Vito C. Quatela, M.D.
Navin Singh, M.D.
Lee E. Smith, M.D.
Paul Stanislaw, Jr., M.D.
Tom D. Wang, M.D.

New Generation

Shervin Naderi, M.D., Chairman
Anurag Agarwal, M.D., Advisory member
Bryan Thomas Ambro, M.D., Advisory member
Grant S. Hamilton, III, M.D., Advisory member
Lisa Ishii, M.D., Advisory member
Mark Mofid, M.D., Advisory member
Douglas M. Sidle, M.D., Advisory member

Resource Development

This committee shall maintain the bank of written items and oral protocols for the examination and shall develop such new items and protocols, as it deems necessary, to assure the currency and comprehensiveness of the examination.

Oral Examination Development Group 
Mimi S. Kokoska, M.D., Oral Exam Co-Chair
Bryan Thomas Ambro, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Edward Dean Buckingham, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Houtan Chaboki, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Edward W. Chang, M.D. DDS, Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Harley Seth Dresner, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Neal D. Goldman, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Mark M. Hamilton, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Todd C. Hobgood, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Manuel Antonio Lopez, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Vishad Nabili, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer
Douglas M. Sidle, M.D., Oral Exam Development Reviewer


Written Examination Development Group 

Theda C. Kontis, M.D., Written Exam Co-Chair
Ashlin Alexander, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Kenneth W. Anderson, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Mark M. Beaty, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Edward Dean Buckingham, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Jaimie DeRosa, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Timothy David Doerr, M.D., FACS, Written Exam Development Reviewer
Yadranko Ducic, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Henri Paul Gaboriau, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Edward J. Gross, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Jenifer Lee Henderson, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Carlo P. Honrado, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Paula J. Jackson, M.D. Written Exam Development Reviewer
Ramtin R. Kassir, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Matthew Allen Kienstra, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Jennifer C. Kim, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Christopher D. Lansford, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Deirdre S. Leake, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Robin Lindsay, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Robert Mounsey, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Scott B. Roofe, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Douglas M. Sidle, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Dana Sainsbury Smith, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Ifeolumipo O. Sofola, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Scott (Sherard) A. Tatum, III, M., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Travis T. Tollefson, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer
Elizabeth Grimes Whitaker, M.D., Written Exam Development Reviewer

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