Professional Development Committee


The Committee was formed to document and provide support for the various pathways of career development in PHO. Focus is on early, mid and late career as well as addressing unique needs of women and minorities in the field, The committee has developed workshops, networking programs, surveys and other resources to identify and meet member needs.
Chair Vice Chair Board Liaison

Linda Stork, MD
Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, OR

Patrick Zweidler-McKay, MD PhD
UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX  

                                             

Caroline Hastings, MD
Children's Hospital Oakland
Oakland, CA

Early Career Mid-Late Career

Diversity

Sarah Vaiselbuh
(Subcommittee Co-Chair) 
Staten Island University Hospital
Staten Island, NY 

Rima Jubran, MD
(Subcommittee Co-Chair)
Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Sherif Badawy, MD
Elmhurst Hospital
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Elmhurst, NY

Vandy Black, MD
Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Adrienne Hammill, MD PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati, OH

Emily Meier, MD
Children's National Medical Center
Washington, DC

Theodore Johnson, MD PhD
Georgia Regents University
Augusta, GA

Kasiani Myers, MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
Cincinnati, OH

Kerice Pinkney, MBBS
Columbia-Presbyterian
New York, NY

Patrick Zweidler-McKay, MD PhD 
(Subcommittee Co-Chair)

UT MD Anderson Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Kathleen Sakamoto, MD
(Subcommittee Co-Chair)
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

James L. Harper, MD
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE

Mary-Jane Staba Hogan, MD MPH
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Ernest Fruge, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Betty Pace, MD
Georgia Health Sciences University
Augusta, GA

Mona Shah, MD BS
Texas Chilldren's Cancer & Hematology Center
Houston, TX

Maria Velez
Children's Hospital New Orleans
New Orleans, LA

Paul Kent, MD FAAP
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Theodore Johnson, MD PhD
(Subcommittee Co-Chair)
Georgia Regents University
Augusta, GA

Betty Pace, MD
(Subcommittee Co-Chair)
Georgia Health Services University
August, GA

Jacqueline Casillas, MD
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

Edward Chan MD
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY

Janet Franklin, MD MPH
Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA

Suvankar Majumdar, MD
University of Mississippi Health Care
Jackson, MS

Lanelle Nakamura, MD
Texas Children's Cancer Center
Houston, TX

Cristina Tarango MD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, OH

Kerice Pinkney, MBBS
Columbia-Presbyterian
New York, NY

Eduvigis Cruz-Arrieta, PhD
Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York Presybyterian

Ernest Fruge, PhD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Paul Kent, MD FAAP
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Kathleen Sakamoto, MD
Stanford University School of Medicine
Stanford, CA

Maria Velez
Children's Hospital New Orleans
New Orleans, LA