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NPA FDA Task Force Members

Joseph A. Adams, MD, Medical Director, Hampden Health Solutions, Addiction Medicine and Internal Medicine; Baltimore, MD

Joseph Brodine, MSN, MPH, Georgetown University School of Medicine, M.D. Candidate, Class of 2017; Washington, D.C.

Richard Bruno, MD MPH, Family & Preventive Medicine Resident, MedStar Franklin Square & Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

Peter Capell, MD, ret., Endocrinologist, clinical practice 23 years, University of Washington faculty in General Endocrine, Diabetes Care, and Endocrine Neoplasias clinics 14 years; Seattle, WA

Alison Case, MD, Education and Advocacy Fellow, American Medical Student Association

Ricardo Correa, MD, Es.D., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Staff Endocrinologist, Hallett Center-Rhode Island Hospital
Co-director, QI/Research unit, Endocrinology Division

Nida F. Degesys, MD, Resident Physician, Emergency Medicine, USCF/SFGH; San Francisco, CA

Winfred Frazier, MD, MPH student in the department of Health Policy and Management and a Faculty Development Fellow at UPMC St. Margaret; Pittsburgh, Pa

Deborah V. Hall, MD, National Past-President, American Medical Student Association; Sterling, VA

Mary Carol Jennings, MD, Chief Preventive Medicine Resident & Consultant/Post-Doctoral Fellow at Jhpiego/MCSP, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, General Preventive Medicine Program; Baltimore, MD

Rosemary Johann-Liang, MD, Pediatrician; Rockville, MD

Rebecca Jones, MD, Dermatologist; Brattleboro, VT

Britani Kessler, DO, Immediate Past President, American Medical Student Association; pediatrics resident, Children’s Hospital of Michigan

Andrew Kolodny, MD,  Psychiatrist, President of Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing, NY

Ruth Lopert, MD, Deputy Director, Pharmaceutical Policy & Strategy at Management Sciences for Health; adjunct professor, Dpt. of Health Policy & Management at George Washington University; Arlington, VA

Brandon Maughan, MD, Emergency Medicine, Jordan Valley Medical Center, Former Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar; Salt Lake City, Utah

Susan Molchan, MD, Geriatric psychiatry; Bethesda, MD

Lisa Plymate, MD, Internal medicine/ geriatrics, NPA Policy Committee; co-chair, NPA FDA task force, NPA Copello Fellow; Seattle, WA

John H. Powers, MD, FACP FIDSA, Infectious disease and internal medicine, George Washington University School of Medicine; Washington, DC

Reshma Ramachandran, MD, MPP, Duke Global Health and Technology Access Program, ReAct Strategic Policy Program

James Rickert, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon, clinical faculty of the Indiana University School of Medicine, founder and president of The Society for Patient Centered Orthopedics; Bedford, IN

David Ross, MD, PhD, VA Clinical Public Health, Office of Public Health; Washington, DC

Yusef Sayeed, MD, MPH, Interventional Pain Fellow, Deuk Spine Institute; Melbourne, FL

Jennifer Seo, MD, JD, Internal medicine-pediatrics resident, University of Chicago Medical Center; Chicago, IL

Keziah Sully, MD, Associate Professor of Orthopedics at West Virginia University; Morgantown, West Virginia

Elizabeth Wiley, MD, JD, MPH, Resident, Family Medicine, University of Maryland, Former NPA Copello Fellow, American Medical Students Association Former President; Baltimore, MD

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