Guidelines Operational - GRADE Education Task Force

The Guidelines Committee is comprised of a core committee and four content task forces and five operational task forces.  Each task force is chaired by a member of the Guidelines Committee.  The President of EAST, in consultation with the Board, Division Chairs and Committee Chairs, reviews and makes appointments to the EAST Committees, and task forces annually.


George Kasotakis, MD, MPHGeorge Kasotakis, MD, MPH, Chair
Duke University Hospital in Durham, NC
Term ends 01/16/2021
Vicki J Bennett, RN, MSNVicki J Bennett, RN, MSN, Task Force Member
Banner Health in ,
Term ends 01/18/2020
Marie L. Crandall, MD, MPHMarie L. Crandall, MD, MPH, Task Force Member
University of Florida Jacksonville in Jacksonville, FL
Term ends 01/16/2021
Douglas R. Fraser, MD, FACSDouglas R. Fraser, MD, FACS, Task Force Member
UNLV - School of Medicine in Las Vegas, NV
Term ends 01/18/2020
Nimitt J. Patel, MDNimitt J. Patel, MD, Task Force Member
MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland, OH
Term ends 01/16/2021
Rishi Rattan, MDRishi Rattan, MD, Task Force Member
University of Miami/Ryder Trauma Center in Miami, FL
Term ends 01/16/2021

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