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2014 - 2015 Roster

The following roster is valid as of November 2014. If there are any updates to this information, please send to Jim Couto.

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Renate D Savich, MD, FAAP
University of Mississippi Medical Center
2500 N. State St.
Jackson, MS 39216-4500
Phone: 601/815-7158
Term: 11/1/2014 – 10/31/2016

David J Burchfield, MD, FAAP
Immediate Past Chairperson
University of Florida College of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics/Neonatology, Box 100296 - JHMHC Gainesville, FL 32610-0296
Phone: 352/273-8985
Term: 11/01/2012 - 10/31/2014

Susan Aucott, MD, FAAP (District III)
Johns Hopkins University
600 N Wolfe St., Nelson 2-133
Baltimore, MD 21287
Phone: 410/955-5259
Term 11/01/2012 - 10/31/2015

Cherrie D Welch, MD, MPH, FAAP (District IV)
Wake Forest University School of Medicine
Medical Center Blvd.
Winston Salem, NC 27157-0001
Phone 336-716-4663

Mary Nock, MD, FAAP (District V)
Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital
11000 Euclid Avenue
Cleveland, OH  44106
Phone: 216/844-3387
Term:  11/01/2014 – 10/31/2016


Thomas N George, MD, FAAP (District VI)
University of Minnesota Amplatz Children's Hospital Division of Neonatology, East Building Mb632
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454-1450
Phone: 612/624-6595
Term: 11/10/2012 - 10/31.2015

James E. Moore, MD, FAAP (District VII)
University of Texas, Southwestern
4065 Bryn Mawr Dr.
Dallas, TX 75225-7032
Phone: 214/648-3923

Lily J Lou, MD, FAAP (District VIII)
Alaska Neonatology Associates
3340 Providence Dr Ste 366
Anchorage, AK 99508-2627
Phone: 907/212-6810
Term: 11/01/2012 - 10/31/2015

Andrew O. Hopper, MD, FAAP (District IX)
2812 Ivy St.
Riverside, CA 92506-1414
Phone: 909/558-7448

Mark Hudak, MD, FAAP (District X)
University of Florida College of Medicine
653-1 West 8th Street
Jacksonville, FL 32209
Phone: 904/244-3508
Term: 11/10/2011 - 10/31/2014


Carl L Bose, MD, FAAP (Of Counsel)
University of North Carolina Hospitals
CB #7596
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7596
Phone: 919/966-5063




Thomas Parker
TECaN Mentor
Colorado Children's
13121 E. 17th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045-2535
Phone: 303/724-1607

Ann R Stark, MD, FAAP
Education Committee
Vanderbilt Children's Hospital
11111 Doctor's Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232-0005
Phone: 615/343-7660

Jörn-Hendrik Weitkamp, MD, FAAP
Chair, Research Committee,
Division of Neonatology
Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt
11111 Doctor's Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232-0005
Phone: (615) 322-3476

Linda J Van Marter, MD, MPH, FAAP
Chair, Website Committee
TECaN Mentor
Children's Hosp, Newborn Medicine/ Hunnewell 4
300 Longwood Ave
Boston, MA 02115-5274
Phone: 617/355-6027

Edward E Lawson, MD, FAAP
Editor, Journal of Perinatology
Johns Hopkins University, Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Sutland/Pakula Newborn Critical Care Center
Charlotte R. Bloomberg Children's Center
MS 08004, 1800 Orleans St. / Rm 8513 - 8 South
Baltimore, MD 21287
Phone: 410/955-5259

Howard Kilbride
Chair, Perinatal Workshop Planning Group
614 W 57th St
Kansas City, MO 64113-1126
South Bend, IN 46601-1033
Phone: 574/647-7351

Gilbert I Martin, MD, FAAP
TAG Representative
415 S Mannington Pl
West Covina, CA 91791-2254
Phone: 626/813-3716

Lynne D Willett, MD, FAAP
Newsletter Editor
Children's Hospital and Medical Center
8200 Dodge St
Omaha, NE 68114-4113
Phone: 402/955-6140

Stephen A Pearlman, MD, FAAP
Chair, Coding Committee
462 Baneswood Circle
Kennett Square, PA 19348
Phone: 302/733/2410

Krithika Lingappan, MD, FAAP
Liaison, TECaN
Texas Children Hospital
6621 Fannin Street Suite W6104
Houston, TX 77030-2303



CAPT Wanda D Barfield, MD, MPH, FAAP
Liaison, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
4770 Buford Highway NE, MS K-22
Atlanta, GA 30341
Phone: 770/488-6231
Term: Present

Garrett K Lam, MD
Liaison, Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
UT-Chattanooga & Regional Obstetrical Consultants
902 McCallie Ave
Chattanooga, TN 37403
Phone: 423/664-4460

Scott D Berns, MD, MPH, FAAP
Liaison, March of Dimes
1275 Mamaroneck Ave
White Plaines, NY 10605
Phone: 914/997-4290
Term: 05/04/2006 - Present

Tonse N K Raju, MD, DCH, FAAP
Liaison, National Institutes of Health
281 Shadow Glen Ct
Gaithersburg, MD 20878-7417
Phone: 301/402-1872

MaryAnne Laffin, MS, FNP, CNM, FACNM
Liaison, National Perinatal Association
8836 242 Street
Bellerose, NY 11426
Phone: 917/376-3081

Christiane E. L. Dammann, MD, FAAP
Tufts Medical Center
800 Washington St
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: 617/636-8738

Kevin Coughlin MD
Liaison, Canadian Pediatric Society
Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario
Office (519)646-6000 x65925

Erin L Keels, APRN, MS, NNP-BC
Liaison, National Association of Neonatal Nurses
700 Childrens Dr
Columbus, OH 43205-2664
Phone: 614/506-5097
Term: 3/16/2013 -2016

William E Benitz, MD, FAAP
Liaisan, AAP Committee on Fetus and Newborn
896 La Para Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94306-2647
Phone: 650/725-8351


Jim Couto, MA
American Academy of Pediatrics
Director, Division of Hospital and Surgical Services
141 Northwest Point Blvd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-1019
Phone: 847/434-7656

Vivian Thorne
American Academy of Pediatrics
Division of Hospital and Surgical Services
141 Northwest Point Blvd
Elk Grove Village, IL 60007-1019
Phone: 847/434-7669

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