Practice Committee

The Practice Committee gathers and disseminates information regarding practice challenges and trends including compensation, productivity, workforce, quality improvement, and technology. The committee also organizes an annual workshop at the annual meeting.


Jeffrey Hord, MD, Chair
Akron Children's Hospital
Akron, OH

Denise Adams, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

Amy Billet, MD
Dana Farber Cancer Institute
Boston, MA

Christopher E. Dandoy, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati, OH

Marla Daves, MD MSHI
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Terrie Flatt, DO MA
Children's Mercy Hospital 
Kansas City, MO

Cecilia Fu, MD
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA 

Vinod Gidvani-Diaz, MD
Wilford Hall Medical Center
Fort Sam Houston, TX

Neil Grossman, MD
UMass Memorial Children's Medical Center
Worcester, MA 

Stephan Grupp, MD PhD
Board Liaison
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Caroline A. Hastings, MD
Board Liaison
Children's Hospital of Oakland
Oakland, CA

Randy Hock, MD PhD CPE MMM
Blume Pediatric HemOnc
Novant Presbyterian Medical Group
Charlotte, NC

Scott Howard, MD MSc
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN

Ionela Iacobas, MD
Saint Peter's College of Medicine
New Brunswick, NJ

Robert Irwin, MD
Mary Bridge Children's Hospital
Tacoma, WA

Michael Jeng, MD
Stanford University Medical Center
Palo Alto, CA

Ziad Khatib, MD
Miami Children's Hospital
Miami, FL

Michelle Manalang
Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

Ashraf Mohamed, MD
Saint Francis Children's Hospital
Tulsa, OK

Diane Nugent, MD
ASH Liaison
Children's Hospital of Orange County
Orange, CA

Janice Olson, MD MHA
The Children's Hospital at Legacy Emanuel
Portland, OR

Anne Warwick, MD MPH
Uniformed Services University
Bethesda, MD 

Eric Werner, MD
Children's Hospital of King's Daughters
Norfolk, VA