Quality, Safety and Outcomes Committee

The Quality, Safety, and Outcomes Committee was established as a committee by the EAST Board Directors on July 11, 2018.  The committee has been charged with identifying major challenges to EAST members with respect to identifying and achieving quality as it pertains to EAST's Core Strategic Goals.  The committee has been directed to develop recommendations related to how EAST might be able to assist members with effecting quality in trauma and emergency surgical critical care in organizations and for patients. 

Committee members are appointed by the President with approval by the Board of Directors.  Committee member terms are three years. All terms begin in January and conclude in January in the year specified in "term ends".


Members

Kyle  Cunningham, MD, MPH, FACSKyle Cunningham, MD, MPH, FACS, Chair
Atrium Health - Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, NC
Term ends 01/13/2024
Rachel  D. Appelbaum, MDRachel D. Appelbaum, MD, Committee Member
Wake Forest School of Medicine in ,
Term ends 01/18/2025
Patricia Ayoung-Chee, MD, MPHPatricia Ayoung-Chee, MD, MPH, Committee Member
Grady Memorial Hospital in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Nicole M. Bedros , MD Nicole M. Bedros , MD , Committee Member
Baylor University Medical Center Dallas in ,
Term ends 01/18/2025
Jonathan A Black, MDJonathan A Black, MD, Committee Member
University of Alabama Birmingham in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Melissa M. Boltz, DO, MBA, FACSMelissa M. Boltz, DO, MBA, FACS, Committee Member
Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Maxwell A. Braverman, DOMaxwell A. Braverman, DO, Committee Member
St Lukes University Health Network in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Sheree A. Bray, MDSheree A. Bray, MD, Committee Member
East Tennessee State University in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Marko  Bukur, MD, FACSMarko Bukur, MD, FACS, Committee Member
Bellevue Hospital Center in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Dale F Butler, MD, MBA, FACSDale F Butler, MD, MBA, FACS, Committee Member
The University of Pennylvania in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Anthony J. DeSantis, MDAnthony J. DeSantis, MD, Committee Member
University of South Florida in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Jon Dorfman, MDJon Dorfman, MD, Committee Member
UMassMemorial in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Heath A. Dorion, MDHeath A. Dorion, MD, Committee Member
St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital in Youngstown, OH
Term ends 01/21/2023
Ryan P. Dumas, MDRyan P. Dumas, MD, Committee Member
UTSW Medical Center / Parkland Memorial Hospital in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Dina M. Filiberto, MDDina M. Filiberto, MD, Committee Member
University of Tennessee Health Science Center in Memphis, TN
Term ends 01/18/2025
Brian L Frank, MDBrian L Frank, MD, Committee Member
Geisinger-Community Medical Center in Scranton, PA
Term ends 01/18/2025
Barbara Haas, MD, PhDBarbara Haas, MD, PhD, Committee Member
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre in Toronto, ON
Term ends 01/13/2024
Chelsea Horwood, COChelsea Horwood, CO, Committee Member
Denver Health in ,
Term ends 01/18/2025
Remealle A How, MDRemealle A How, MD, Committee Member
San Antonio Military Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Charles Kung Chao Hu, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCPCharles Kung Chao Hu, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCP, Committee Member
Dignity Health in Chandler , AZ
Term ends 01/18/2025
Haytham Kaafarani, MD, MPHHaytham Kaafarani, MD, MPH, Committee Member
Massachusetts General Hospital in ,
Term ends 01/18/2025
Michelle Kincaid, MDMichelle Kincaid, MD, Committee Member
Grant Medical Center in Columbus, OH
Term ends 01/18/2025
Ariel Knight, MDAriel Knight, MD, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/18/2025
Marta  McCrum, MD, MPHMarta McCrum, MD, MPH, Committee Member
University of Utah School of Medicine in Salt Lake City, UT
Term ends 01/21/2023
Sean Nix, DO, FACOS, FACSSean Nix, DO, FACOS, FACS, Committee Member
Saint Luke's Hospital, Kansas City in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Carlos H Palacio, MD, FACS.Carlos H Palacio, MD, FACS., Committee Member
McAllen Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Urmil Pandya, MD, FACSUrmil Pandya, MD, FACS, Committee Member
Grant Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Thaddeus J. Puzio, MDThaddeus J. Puzio, MD, Committee Member
University of Texas Health Science Center in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Jessica Reynolds, MDJessica Reynolds, MD, Committee Member
University of Kentucky College of Medicine in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Morgan Schellenberg, MD, MPHMorgan Schellenberg, MD, MPH, Committee Member
LAC+USC Medical Center in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Mark F. Scott, MD, FACSMark F. Scott, MD, FACS, Committee Member
Essentia Health - St. Mary's Medical Center in Duluth , MN
Term ends 01/21/2023
Asha Shah, MDAsha Shah, MD, Committee Member
MidMichigan Health in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Mary F. Stuever, DOMary F. Stuever, DO, Committee Member
University of Cincinnati in Cincinnati, OH
Term ends 01/18/2025
David Turay, MD, PhDDavid Turay, MD, PhD, Committee Member
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN
Term ends 01/18/2025
Michael Vella, MDMichael Vella, MD, Committee Member
University of Rochester in ,
Term ends 01/21/2023
Michael Wandling, MDMichael Wandling, MD, Committee Member
The University of Texas at Houston in Houston, TX
Term ends 01/18/2025
Melissa H. Warta, MD, FACSMelissa H. Warta, MD, FACS, Committee Member
St. Joseph's University Medical Center in Paterson, NJ
Term ends 01/21/2023
Yee Wong, MDYee Wong, MD, Committee Member
in ,
Term ends 01/13/2024
Cheryl K Zogg, PhD, MSPH, MHSCheryl K Zogg, PhD, MSPH, MHS, Committee Member
Yale Medical School in ,
Term ends 01/18/2025
D. Dante   Yeh, MD, MHPE, FACS, FCCM, FASPEND. Dante Yeh, MD, MHPE, FACS, FCCM, FASPEN, Ex Officio
Ryder Trauma Center in Miami, FL
Term ends 01/21/2023

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