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WEST VIRGINIA CHAPTER
AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS
CHAPTER BOARD, EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AND STANDING COMMITTEES

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Traci Acklin, MD, President
Lisa Costello, MD, Vice President
Beth Emrick, MD, Secretary/Treasurer
John R. Phillips, MD, Immediate Past President
Jennifer Gerlach, MD, At Large Board Member
Jamie Jeffrey, MD, At Large Board Member
Timothy Lefeber, MD, At Large Board Member
Kathleen Martin, M.D., At Large Board Member
Candice Hamilton, MPH Executive Director 

Executive Committee

Chapter Officers
Chairs of Standing Committees

ABUSE AND NEGLECT

Chair   Sharon L. Istfan, M.D. (Charleston)  
Joan Phillips, M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Jay Lakhani MD, l(Huntington) [email protected]

ADOLESCENT

 Chair Patricia J. Kelly, M.D., (Chair-Huntington)  [email protected]
Pamela Murray, M.D. (Morgantown)  [email protected]

ASTHMA/RESPIRATORY

Chair Kevin Maupin, M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Youmna Moussatatt (Charleston)   [email protected]

AWARDS

Chair   John R. Phillips, M.D.(Morgantown)  [email protected]
Traci B. Acklin, M.D. (Montgomery) [email protected]
Eleanor Smith, M.D. (Harpers Ferry)  [email protected] 
Raheel Khan, M.D  (Charleston) [email protected]

BREASTFEEDING

 Mary S. Boyd, M.D., Chair (Elkins)  [email protected]
Jamie Jeffrey, M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Emily Nease, M.D. (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Pamela Quarantillo, M.D. (Berkeley Springs)  [email protected]
Jennifer Gerlach [email protected]

CATCH

Norman Cottrill, D.O., Co-Chair (Hurricane)  [email protected]
Kim Cross, M.D., Co-Chair (Charleston)


CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS/FOSTER CARE/ADOPTION

  Chair  James Lewis, M.D., (Huntington)  [email protected]
Mark Ayoubi, M.D. (Charleston)
Beth Emrick, M.D. (Charleston)
Ann Lambernedis, M.D. (Scott Depot)
Christy Robinson, M.D. (Charleston)
Ellen Kitts, M.D. (Wheeling)

Developmental &Behavioral Health (includes Mental Health, Autism & ADHD)

Chair  Beth Emrick, M.D.  (Charleston)  [email protected]
Traci Acklin, M.D.  (Montgomery)  [email protected]
Eli Smith (Harpers Ferry)  [email protected]
Jennifer Gerlach  [email protected]
Sarah Moerschel [email protected]

EARLY CHILDHOOD AND DEPENDENT CARE

Chair  Taylor Troischt, M.D. (Morgantown-Chair)  [email protected]
Christina MacRosty, D.O. (Resident-Charleston) 
Beth Emrick, M.D. (Charleston)   [email protected]
Patricia Lally (Rainelle)  [email protected]

ENVIRONMENTAL

Carlos Lucero, M.D., Chair (Beckley)  [email protected]
Patricia Lally, D.O. (Lewisburg)

FETUS AND NEWBORN

Chair   Bob Miller, M.D., (Huntington)  [email protected]
Stefan Maxwell, M.D., (Charleston)
Autumn Keifer(Morgantown) [email protected]
Youmna Mousattat  (Charleston)  [email protected]

INFECTIOUS DISEASES/IMMUNIZATIONS

Chair Kathryn Moffett, M.D.,  (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Raheel Khan M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Janani Narumanchi M.D. (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Melissa Bacchus  [email protected]
Heather Jones
Audrey Miller (Morgantown)  [email protected]

INJURY PREVENTION

Chair   James E. McJunkin, M.D.,(Charleston)  [email protected]
Bonnie Beaver, M.D. (Huntington)
Charles Mullett, M.D. (Morgantown)
Ed Pino, M.D., (Huntington)

LEGISLATIVE

Chair Lisa Costello (Morgantown)  [email protected]

OBESITY PREVENTION/DIABETES

Chair  Jamie Jeffrey, M.D.,  (Charleston)  [email protected]
Heather Clawges, M.D. (Lewisburg)
Brian Ely, M.D. (Morgantown)
Sachin Bendre, M.D. (Charleston)
Melissa Bacchus  [email protected]
Lee Pyles, MD (Morgantown)
Collin John M.D. (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Pamela Murray

Oral Health
Chair   Vinod Miriyala, DDS (Huntington)
Traci Acklin M.D. (Montgomery)  [email protected]

QUALITY IMPROVEMENT

 Chair  Janani Narumanchi M.D., (Morgantown) [email protected]
Youmna Mousattat, M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Kathryn Sherlock, M.D. (Fairmont)  ksherloc[email protected]

RESIDENT AND MEDICAL STUDENTS

Chair  Linda Nield, M.D.,  (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Raheel Khan, M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Beth Emrick (Charleston)  [email protected]

SCHOOL HEALTH

Chair  Stephen Sondike, M.D., (Charleston)  [email protected]
Patricia Kelly, M.D. (Huntington)  [email protected]
Renee Saggio, M.D. (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Ted Solari, M. D. (Beckley)  [email protected]
Ann Lambernedis (Teays Valley)  [email protected]

SENIOR SECTION

Gilbert Ratcliff, Jr., M.D. (Huntington)
Clark Hansbarger, M.D. (Charleston)
William Neal, M.D. (Morgantown)


LITERACY

Chair Tim Lefeber, M.D. (Morgantown) t[email protected]
Mary Boyd, M.D.  (Elkins)  [email protected]
Audrey Miller  (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Brian Dunlap (Huntington)  [email protected]



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