Committee & Task Force Chairs

Advocacy Committee
Advocacy@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Omega Silva
Dr. Norma Jo Waxman
Parin Patel
Rachel Ruderman
American Women’s Hospitals Service
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Dyani Loo
Dr. Laura Helfman
Dr. Connie Newman
Dr. Ana Viamonte Ros
Kimberly Faldetta
Archives Committee AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Elinor Christiansen
Mary Ellen Morrow
Awards Committee
awards@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Janet Osuch
Dr. Julie Welch
Dr. Diana Galindo (Tousimis Nominee)
(Templeton Nominee)
Dr. Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Samia Osman
Breast Cancer Task Force
BreastCancerTF@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Nicole Sandhu
Benefsha Mohammad
Cervical Cancer Task Force
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Shilpa Darivemula
Lauren Matsumo
Confidential Interview Task
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Dr. Robin Kaloty
Dr. Vivien Brown
Ampreet Brar
Aya Abdou
Kizmae James
Culture of Integrity Task Force
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Roberta Gebhard
Dr. Nicole Sandhu
Dr. Heather Leisy
Florence Doo
Depression and Suicidality Task Force
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Dr. Joanne Chambers
Dr. Geena Lynne Mooneyham
Jennie Mei
Diversity and Inclusion
DiversityChief@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Neelum Aggarwal
Gabriella Reyes
Dr. Niharika Suchak
Dr. Vanessa al Rashida
Dr. Laurel Waters
Dr. Heidi Schaffer
Dr. Paulette Cazares
Kaitlyn Mayer
Documentary Task Force
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Clarita Herrera
Dr. Eliza Chin
Dr. Linda Brodsky Fund Advisory Board
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Roberta Gebhard
Faces of AMWA
FacesofAMWA@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Ashley Styczynski
Dr. Eliza Chin
Fellowship Program Task Force
Fellowship@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla
Dr. Connie Newman
Finance Committee
Treasurer@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Sharon Batista
Fund-raising Committee
fundraising@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Eliza Chin
Lexi Shepherd
Slavica Gjorgjevska
Gender Equity Task Force
GETF@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Roberta Gebhard
Dr. Stacey Watt
Florence Doo
Global Health Task Force
GlobalHealth@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Padmini Murthy
Dr. Satty Keswani
Dr. Verity Ramirez
Eman Sahloul
Ginger Holton
Governance Committee
Governance@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Dr. Laura McCann
Dr. Nancy Church
Dr. Nicole Sandhu
Dr. Norma Jo Waxman
Dr. Suzanne Harrison
Gun Violence Prevention Task Force
amwagunviolencetaskforce@gmail.com
Dr. Stephanie Bonne
Dr. Ilana Rosman
Genevieve Tuveson
JAMWA
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Suzanne Harrison
Dr. Connie Newman
Legacy Quilt Task Force
Sneha Michaela snehamichaela@gmail.com
Literary Arts and Medicine Task Force
LiteraryArts@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Clarita Herrera
Dr. Anju Goel
Denise Go
Maternity Leave Task Force
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Larissa Coombs
Jillian Menegotto
Susan Ellsperman
Dr. Elmira Basaly
Urania Dagalakis
Regina Addo
Dr. Deborah L. Benzil
Membership Committee
Membership@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Nicole Sandhu
Dr. Connie Newman
Kristin Totoraitis
Mentoring Task Force
Mentoring@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Chemen Tate
Dr. Manveen Saluja
Nichole McCaffrey
Alexandra Brown
Past President’s Council
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Sharyn A. Lenhart
Physicians Against the Trafficking of Humans (PATH)
doc-PATH@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Suzanne Harrison
Dr. Holly Atkinson
Dr. Kanani Titchen
Yaowaree Leavell (Noona)
Michelle Lyman
Alyssa Davis
Kathleen Thill
Carmen Hans
Melanie Cheng
Dr. Douglas Chin
Preventive Medicine
PreventiveMedicine@amwa-doc.org
Victoria Silverman
Sneha Chaturvedi
Dr. Farzanna Haffizulla
Dr. Connie Newman
Dr Parin Patel
Victoria Silverman
Program Committee
program@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Norma Jo Waxman
Dr. Diana Galindo
Dr. Laurel Waters
Dr. Eliza Chin
Dr. Amanda Xi
Kim Seidel
Laura Gardner
Swathi Prasad
Public Relations
PublicRelations@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Rose Berkun
Dr. Lanalee Araba Sam
Publications Committee
Publications@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Aleena Paul
Kia O’Neal
Dr. Dyani Loo
Dr. Eliza Chin
Dr. Sarah Cutrona
Social Media
SocialMedia@amwa-doc.org
Laura Gardner
Dr. Karen Poirier-Brode
Studio AMWA
StudioAMWA@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Karen Poirier-Brode
Dr. Fatima Fahs
Shilpa Darivemula
Dr. Kathryn Ko
Traveling Exhibit
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Eliza Chin
Underage Drinking
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Mica Esquenazi
Jenny Chen
Apoorva Dharmadhikari
Dr. Eliza Chin
Website Committee
Webmaster@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Florence Haseltine
Denise Lu
Women’s Health Working Group
WomensHealth@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Kimberly Templeton
Amanda Tashjian
Alyssa Herrmann
Women Physicians in War Project
AssociateDirector@amwa-doc.org
Marni Siegel
Zayn Holt
Regional Governors
HQ Staff Region1Governor@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Dana Shani Region2Governor@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Robin Faye Region3Governor@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Ann Font Region4Governor@amwa-doc.org
HQ Staff Region5Governor@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Anne Marie Hake Region6Governor@amwa-doc.org
HQ Staff Region7Governor@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Kelli Cohen Fein Region8Governor@amwa-doc.org
Dr. Gloria Wu Region9Governor@amwa-doc.org

Physician Branch Presidents – Active

Dr. Laura Walter UAB/Birmingham (AL)
Dr. Helane Fronek San Diego/Irvine (CA) – Branch 108
Dr. Laurel Waters San Francisco (CA) – Branch 30
Dr. Gloria Wu SF/South Bay (CA)
Dr. Dalia McCoy South Florida (FL) – Branch 106
Dr. Susan Kindig Indianapolis City (IN) – Branch 107
Dr. Laura McCann Massachusetts (MA) – Branch 39
Dr. Susan Seago Baylor Scott & White/Temple (TX)

Standing & Special Committees (Appointed)

Finance/Audit
Dr. Sharon Batista
Dr. Laurel Waters
Dr. Kimberly Templeton
Samia Osman
Lexi Shepard
Governance
Dr. Theresa Rohr-Kirchgraber
Dr. Laura McCann
Dr. Nicole Sandhu
Dr. Norma Jo Waxman
Dr. Nancy Church
Dr. Suzanne Harrison