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

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

John R. Phillips, M.D., President
Traci Boyd Acklin, M.D., Vice President
Eleanor Smith, M.D., Secretary/Treasurer
Raheel Khan, M.D., Immediate Past President
Beth Emrick., At Large Board Member
Kathleen Martin, M.D., At Large Board Member
Candice Hamiltonn, 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

​Chair   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 jenniferkayse[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
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)  [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]
Sarah Frazier (Charleston)  [email protected]
Rishi Verma (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)

​Early Career Pediatricians

Chair  Eleanor Smith, M.D., (Harpers Ferry)  [email protected]
Beth Emrick (Charleston)  [email protected]
Jennifer Gerlack  [email protected]

LITERACY

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

CHAPTER CHAMPIONS 


ASTHMA          Kevin Maupin, M.D. (Charleston)

EARLY HEARING DETECTION AND INTERVENTION     Autumn Keiffer M.D.,  (Morgantown)

Social Media Liaison      Lisa  Costello M.D., (Morgantown)



 

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