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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]


BREASTFEEDING

 Mary S. Boyd, M.D., Chair (Elkins)  [email protected]
Jamie Jeffrey, M.D. (Charleston)  [email protected]
Emily Nease, M.D. (Morgantown)  [email protected]


CATCH

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)


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]


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]


RESIDENT AND MEDICAL STUDENTS

Chair  Linda Nield, M.D.,  (Morgantown)  [email protected]
Sharon Istafan, M.D. (Charleston) 
Timothy Lefeber, M.D. (Morgantown) [email protected]
Jennifer Gerlach (Huntington) [email protected]
Susan Flesher (Huntington) [email protected] 
Beth Emrick (Charleston)  [email protected]


Communications Director      Jordan Beckett, M.D. (Parkersburg)



 

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