Committee Leadership

Be Involved - Become Chair Elect or Vice Chair to an EMRA Committee

Chair-Elect and Vice-Chair applications are due January 10th.  Applicants must be resident members of EMRA.  Committee Chairs-Elect receive outstanding leadership opportunities and stipends to attend CORD Academic Assembly and ACEP Scientific Assembly.  Chairs-Elect transition to the Committee Chair position the following year.

Administration And Operations

Aministration & Operations Leaders

Chair

Joshua Gauger, MD, MBA

University of Cincinnati
Contact Joshua

Chair-Elect

Arnab Sarker, MD, MBA

NYU/Bellevue Hospital
Contact Arnab

Vice Chair

Greg Fernandez, MD, MBA

Mt Sinai School of Med - New York

Vice Chair

Nazish Malik

Texas A&M College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Sherri Lewis

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Sherri

Immediate Past President

Zach Jarou, MD

Denver Health/University of Colorado
Contact Zach

Chair

Joshua Gauger, MD, MBA

University of Cincinnati
Contact Joshua

Chair-Elect

Arnab Sarker, MD, MBA

NYU/Bellevue Hospital
Contact Arnab

Vice Chair

Greg Fernandez, MD, MBA

Mt Sinai School of Med - New York

Vice Chair

Nazish Malik

Texas A&M College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Sherri Lewis

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Sherri

Immediate Past President

Zach Jarou, MD

Denver Health/University of Colorado
Contact Zach

Critical Care Leaders

Chair

Clark Owyang, MD

@clark_owyang
Stanford University Medical Center
Contact Clark

Chair-Elect

Tanya Belle, MD

@Lianne_Belle
Henry Ford Medical Center
Contact Tanya

Vice Chair

Matt Guess, MD

@MGuessMD
Los Angeles County - Harbor UCLA Med Ctr

Vice Chair

Yanika Wolfe, MD

@ywolfe
Stanford University Medical Center

Vice Chair

Meghan Gorski, DO

Albert Einstein Medical Center

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
Contact Valerie

Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Thomas Eales, DO

Indiana University
Contact Tommy

Chair

Clark Owyang, MD

@clark_owyang
Stanford University Medical Center
Contact Clark

Chair-Elect

Tanya Belle, MD

@Lianne_Belle
Henry Ford Medical Center
Contact Tanya

Vice Chair

Matt Guess, MD

@MGuessMD
Los Angeles County - Harbor UCLA Med Ctr

Vice Chair

Yanika Wolfe, MD

@ywolfe
Stanford University Medical Center

Vice Chair

Meghan Gorski, DO

Albert Einstein Medical Center

Staff Liaison

Valerie Hunt

Managing Editor
Contact Valerie

Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Thomas Eales, DO

Indiana University
Contact Tommy

Diversity & Inclusion Leaders

Chair

Linelle Campbell, MD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore
Contact Linelle

Chair-Elect

Christopher Harris, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Christopher

Staff Liaison

Alex Nunnery

Communications Coordinator
Contact Alex

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Chair

Linelle Campbell, MD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine-Montefiore
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Chair-Elect

Christopher Harris, MD

University of Chicago
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Staff Liaison

Alex Nunnery

Communications Coordinator
Contact Alex

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Education Leaders

Chair

Deena Khamees, MD

Baylor College of Medicine - Houston
Contact Deena

Chair-Elect

Thomas Yang, MD

Adventura Hospital & Medical Center
Contact Thomas

Vice Chair

Jeff Liu, MD

Baylor College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Anthony DeVivo, DO

Mt Sinai St Lukes Roosevelt Hosp Ctr

Vice Chair

Ross Christensen, DO

Maricopa Medical Center

Vice Chair

Erin Karl, MD

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Vice Chair

Jon Brewer

Texas A&M College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Sherri Lewis

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Sherri

Director of Education

Sara Paradise, MD

University of CA - Irvine
Contact Sara

Chair

Deena Khamees, MD

Baylor College of Medicine - Houston
Contact Deena

Chair-Elect

Thomas Yang, MD

Adventura Hospital & Medical Center
Contact Thomas

Vice Chair

Jeff Liu, MD

Baylor College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Anthony DeVivo, DO

Mt Sinai St Lukes Roosevelt Hosp Ctr

Vice Chair

Ross Christensen, DO

Maricopa Medical Center

Vice Chair

Erin Karl, MD

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Vice Chair

Jon Brewer

Texas A&M College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Sherri Lewis

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Sherri

Director of Education

Sara Paradise, MD

University of CA - Irvine
Contact Sara

Health Policy Committee Leaders

Chair

Allen Wang, MD

George Washington University
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Chair-Elect

RJ Sontag, MD

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Contact RJ

Vice Chair

Kyle Ragins, MD

UCLA Olive View Medical Center

Vice Chair

Neil Dubey, MD

Mt Sinai School of Med - New York

Vice Chair

Sushant Kapoor, DO

Christiana Care Health Services

Vice Chair

Hannah Gordon

FIU Herber Wertheim College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Petrina Craine, MD

Alameda Health System - Highland Hospital

Vice Chair

Ynhi Thomas, MD

Baylor College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Cathey Wise

EMRA Executive Director
Contact Cathey

Director of Health Policy

Angela Cai, MD, MBA

Kings County Hospital | SUNY Downstate
Contact Angela

Chair

Allen Wang, MD

George Washington University
Contact Allen

Chair-Elect

RJ Sontag, MD

University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
Contact RJ

Vice Chair

Kyle Ragins, MD

UCLA Olive View Medical Center

Vice Chair

Neil Dubey, MD

Mt Sinai School of Med - New York

Vice Chair

Sushant Kapoor, DO

Christiana Care Health Services

Vice Chair

Hannah Gordon

FIU Herber Wertheim College of Medicine

Vice Chair

Petrina Craine, MD

Alameda Health System - Highland Hospital

Vice Chair

Ynhi Thomas, MD

Baylor College of Medicine

Staff Liaison

Cathey Wise

EMRA Executive Director
Contact Cathey

Director of Health Policy

Angela Cai, MD, MBA

Kings County Hospital | SUNY Downstate
Contact Angela

Informatics

Informatics Leaders

Chair

Archana Shah, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Archana

Chair-Elect

DJ Apakama, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York
Contact DJ

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
Contact Todd

Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
Contact Nick

Chair

Archana Shah, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Archana

Chair-Elect

DJ Apakama, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York
Contact DJ

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
Contact Todd

Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
Contact Nick

International Division

International Committee Leaders

Chair

Brian Strickland, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Brian

Chair-Elect

Jon Dyal, MD

Baylor College of Medicine
Contact Jon

Vice Chair

Nehal Naik, MD

George Washington University

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Chair

Brian Strickland, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Brian

Chair-Elect

Jon Dyal, MD

Baylor College of Medicine
Contact Jon

Vice Chair

Nehal Naik, MD

George Washington University

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Pediatrics Division

Pediatric EM Leaders

Chair

Jijoe Joseph, DO

Nassau University Medical Center
Contact JiJoe

Chair-elect

Cindy Chang, MD

Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Contact Cindy

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Project Coordinator
Contact April

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Chair

Jijoe Joseph, DO

Nassau University Medical Center
Contact JiJoe

Chair-elect

Cindy Chang, MD

Harbor UCLA Medical Center
Contact Cindy

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Project Coordinator
Contact April

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Prehospital and Disaster Medicine

Prehospital and Disaster Medicine Leaders

Chair

Seth Kelly, MD

University of Maryland
Contact Seth

Chair-Elect

Mike Sachon, DO

Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia
Contact Mike

Vice Chair

Jared Ross, DO

St John Hospital and Medical Center

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
Contact Todd

Chair

Seth Kelly, MD

University of Maryland
Contact Seth

Chair-Elect

Mike Sachon, DO

Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine - Virginia
Contact Mike

Vice Chair

Jared Ross, DO

St John Hospital and Medical Center

Vice Speaker of the Council

Karina Sanchez, MD

Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center
Contact Karina

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
Contact Todd

Research Committee

Research Leaders

Chair

William Bianchi, DO, MSc; LT, MC, USN

Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
Contact William

Chair-Elect

Alex Janke, MD

Yale New Haven Medical Center
Contact Alex

Vice Chair

Aadil Vora, DO

Emory University

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
Contact Todd

Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Thomas Eales, DO

Indiana University
Contact Tommy

Chair

William Bianchi, DO, MSc; LT, MC, USN

Naval Medical Center Portsmouth
Contact William

Chair-Elect

Alex Janke, MD

Yale New Haven Medical Center
Contact Alex

Vice Chair

Aadil Vora, DO

Emory University

Staff Liaison

Todd Downing

Web Product Manager
Contact Todd

Secretary/Editor, EM Resident

Thomas Eales, DO

Indiana University
Contact Tommy

Simulation Division

Simulation Leaders

Chair

Aga De Castro, MD, MPH

UCONN Health/Hartford Hospital
Contact Aga

Chair-Elect

Shyam Murali, MD

Texas A&M College of Medicine
Contact Shyam

Vice Chair

Alex Tran

Brown Medical School

Vice Chair

John Peacock

University of Texas Med School - Houston

Staff Liaison

Sherri Lewis

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Sherri

Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
Contact Nick

Chair

Aga De Castro, MD, MPH

UCONN Health/Hartford Hospital
Contact Aga

Chair-Elect

Shyam Murali, MD

Texas A&M College of Medicine
Contact Shyam

Vice Chair

Alex Tran

Brown Medical School

Vice Chair

John Peacock

University of Texas Med School - Houston

Staff Liaison

Sherri Lewis

Marketing & Special Events Manager
Contact Sherri

Director of Technology

Nick Salerno, MD

Louisiana State University
Contact Nick

Sports Medicine Division

Sports Medicine Leaders

Chair

Richard Grantier III, MD

University of Mississippi
Contact Richard

Chair-Elect

Dustin Harris, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Dustin

Vice Chair

Stewart Lee, MD

Albany Medical Center

Vice Chair

Jonathan Pickos

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Chair

Richard Grantier III, MD

University of Mississippi
Contact Richard

Chair-Elect

Dustin Harris, MD

University of Chicago
Contact Dustin

Vice Chair

Stewart Lee, MD

Albany Medical Center

Vice Chair

Jonathan Pickos

Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Toxicology

Toxicology Leaders

Chair

Aaron Frey, DO

Lehigh Valley Health Network
Contact Aaron

Chair-Elect

Daniel Bral, DO

University of Rochester
Contact Daniel

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Project Coordinator
Contact April

Ex-Officio Board Member

Geoffrey Comp, DO

Ohio Health Doctors Hospital
Contact Geoff

Chair

Aaron Frey, DO

Lehigh Valley Health Network
Contact Aaron

Chair-Elect

Daniel Bral, DO

University of Rochester
Contact Daniel

Staff Liaison

April Applewhite

Project Coordinator
Contact April

Ex-Officio Board Member

Geoffrey Comp, DO

Ohio Health Doctors Hospital
Contact Geoff

EMRA Ultrasound

Ultrasound Leaders

Chair

Landon Pratt, MD

University of Arizona
Contact Landon

Chair-Elect

Ben Karfunkle, MD

Baylor College of Medicine
Contact Ben

Vice Chair

Kevin Hu, MD

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Staff Liaison

Alex Nunnery

Communications Coordinator
Contact Alex

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Chair

Landon Pratt, MD

University of Arizona
Contact Landon

Chair-Elect

Ben Karfunkle, MD

Baylor College of Medicine
Contact Ben

Vice Chair

Kevin Hu, MD

Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

Vice Chair

Jacob Freudenberger

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Staff Liaison

Alex Nunnery

Communications Coordinator
Contact Alex

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Wellness Committee

Wellness Leaders

Chair

Leann Mainis, MD

University of California
San Francisco Fresno
Contact Leann

Chair-Elect

Jayram Pai, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York
Contact Jayram

Vice Chair

Taryn Webb, MD

Mt Sinai School of Med - New York

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Chair

Leann Mainis, MD

University of California
San Francisco Fresno
Contact Leann

Chair-Elect

Jayram Pai, MD

Mt Sinai School of Medicine
New York
Contact Jayram

Vice Chair

Taryn Webb, MD

Mt Sinai School of Med - New York

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Director Of Membership

Greg Tanquary, DO, MBA

Doctors Hospital | Ohio Health
Contact Greg

Wilderness

Wilderness Division Leaders

Chair

Charlie Duke, MD

Yale
Contact Charlie

Chair-Elect

Lauren Altschuh, MD

Wellspan York Hospital
Contact Lauren

Vice Chair

Marc Cassone, DO

Geisinger Medical Center

Vice Chair

Yevgeniy Maksimenko, MD

Boston Medical Center

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Ex-Officio Board Member

Geoffrey Comp, DO

Ohio Health Doctors Hospital
Contact Geoff

Chair

Charlie Duke, MD

Yale
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Chair-Elect

Lauren Altschuh, MD

Wellspan York Hospital
Contact Lauren

Vice Chair

Marc Cassone, DO

Geisinger Medical Center

Vice Chair

Yevgeniy Maksimenko, MD

Boston Medical Center

Staff Liaison

James Bryant

Project Manager
Contact James

Ex-Officio Board Member

Geoffrey Comp, DO

Ohio Health Doctors Hospital
Contact Geoff