Leadership

EAST Board of Directors

Jeffrey A. Claridge, MD, MS, FACS, President
MetroHealth Medical Center Cleveland, OH
Deborah M. Stein, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCM, President-Elect
UCSF, Department of Surgery San Francisco, CA
Jason W. Smith, MD, PhD, MBA, FACS, Treasurer
University of Louisville Louisville, KY
Nicole Fox, MD, MPH, FACS, CPE, Secretary
Cooper University Hospital Camden, NJ
A. Britton Christmas, MD, MBA, FACS, Immediate Past President
Atrium Health - Carolinas Medical Center Charlotte, NC
Jamie J. Coleman, MD, FACS, Director-at-Large/Division of Professional Development
Denver Health Denver, CO
Thomas K. Duncan, DO, FACS, Senior Director-at-Large
Ventura County Medical Center Ventura, CA
Paula Ferrada, MD, FACS, FCCM, Director-at-Large/Division of Member Services
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA
David S. Morris, MD, FACS, Director-at-Large/Division of Publications
Intermountain Medical Center Murray, UT
Cynthia Talley, MD, FACS, Director-at-Large/Division of Education
Medical University of South Carolina Charleston, SC
D. Dante Yeh, MD, MHPE, FACS, FCCM, FASPEN, Director-at-Large/Division of Patient Care and Resources
Ryder Trauma Center Miami, FL
Ben L. Zarzaur, MD, MPH, FACS, Director-at-Large/Division of Research
University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison, WI
Alexandra Briggs, MD, Ad Hoc Task Force Chair
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Lebanon, NH
Rachael A. Callcut, MD, MSPH, FACS, Committee Chair
UC Davis Sacramento, CA
Joshua Carson, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
University of Florida Gainesville, FL
John Cull, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
Prisma Health-Upstate Greenville, SC
Kyle Cunningham, MD, MPH, FACS, Committee Chair
Carolinas Medical Center Charlotte, NC
Molly Flannagan, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA
Rondi Gelbard, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
University of Alabama at Birmingham ,
Oscar D. Guillamondegui, MD, MPH, Committee Chair
Vanderbilt Univ Medical Ctr Nashville, TN
Bellal Joseph, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
University of Arizona Tucson, AZ
Hee Soo Jung, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
University of Wisconsin Madison, WI
George Kasotakis, MD, MPH, Committee Chair
Duke University Hospital Durham, NC
Lisa M. Kodadek, MD, FACS, Committee Vice Chair
Yale New Haven Health/Yale School of Medicine New Haven, CT
Jeffry Nahmias, MD, MHPE, FACS, Committee Chair
University of California, Irvine ,
Andrea Pakula, MD, MPH, FACS, Committee Chair
Adventist Health Simi Valley ,
Travis M. Polk, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
Combat Casualty Research Program Ft Detrick, MD
Stephanie Streit, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
United States Air Force ,
Callie Thompson, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
University of Utah Health Salt Lake City, UT
Esther S. Tseng, MD FACS, Committee Chair
MetroHealth Medical Center Cleveland, OH
Carrie Valdez, MD, Committee Chair
Spectrum Health West Michigan ,
Salina M. Wydo, MD, FACS, Committee Chair
Cooper University Hospital Camden, NJ