Committees

Policy and Advocacy Committee

Chair

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

Members

  • Roy D. Bloom, MD (2017)
  • Vanessa Grubbs, MD, MPH (2017)
  • L. Lee Hamm, MD (2018)
  • Lawrence B. Holzman, MD (2018)
  • Michelle A. Josephson, MD (2018)
  • Eugene Lin, MD, MS (2018)
  • Carmen A. Peralta, MD (2018)
  • Suzanne Watnick, MD (2018)
  • Daniel E. Weiner, MD, FASN (2018)
  • Amy W. Williams, MD (2017)

Interns

  • Cristina Maria Arce, MD, MS (2017)
  • Brian M. Brady, MD (2017)
  • C. Blake Cameron, MD (2018)
  • Joseph Lunyera, MBChB, MS (2017)
  • Jennifer S. Scherer, MD (2017)
  • Lauren D. Stern, MD (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.