Committees

Policy and Advocacy Committee

Chair

  • Crystal A. Gadegbeku, MD, FASN (2018)

Members

  • O. N. Ray Bignall, II, MD (2019)
  • L. Lee Hamm, MD (2018)
  • Lawrence B. Holzman, MD (2018)
  • Michelle A. Josephson, MD, FASN (2018)
  • Eugene Lin, MD, MS (2018)
  • Roslyn B. Mannon, MD, FASN (2019)
  • Barbara T. Murphy, MB BCh (2018)
  • Carmen A. Peralta, MD, FASN (2018)
  • Jesse D. Schold, PhD (2019)
  • Suzanne Watnick, MD (2018)
  • Daniel E. Weiner, MD, MS, FASN (2018)

Interns

  • Mukta Baweja, MD (2018)
  • C. Blake Cameron, MD (2018)
  • Alejandro Diez, MD, FASN (2018)
  • Andrew F. Malone, MBChB (2018)
  • Lauren D. Stern, MD (2018)
  • Sri Lekha Tummalapalli, MD, MBA (2018)

Staff Liaison

Charge

Identify, prioritize, and advocate for policies that promote the highest quality patient care, increased funding for research, and a commitment to medical education funding for kidney diseases on the federal legislative, regulatory, and profession-sanctioned levels.