Coordinating Panel

The NKDEP Coordinating Panel (CP) consists of individuals who are actively engaged in improving CKD detection and treatment within their organizations and health care settings. CP members assist the NKDEP by providing feedback on strategy, activities, and materials development.

Coordinating Panel Members

As of May 2017

  • Amy Barton Pai, Pharm.D., B.C.P.S., F.A.S.N., F.C.C.P.
    University of Michigan
    College of Pharmacy
    Ann Arbor, MI
  • Ann Bullock, M.D.
    Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
    Cherokee, NC
  • Anne Camp, M.D.
    Fair Haven Community Health Center
    New Haven, CT
  • Jeanne Charleston, B.S.N., R.N.
    Johns Hopkins University
    Baltimore, M.D.
  • Jane Chiang, M.D.
    American Diabetes Association
    Washington, DC
  • Susan Crowley, M.D.
    Veterans Health Administration
    New Haven, CT
  • Maria de Ferris, M.D., M.P.H., Ph.D.
    University of North Carolina Kidney Center
    Chapel Hill, NC
  • Betty Garrison
    Health Resources Services Administration
    Rockville, M.D.
  • Richard Goldman, M.D.
    Forum of ESRD Networks
    Albuquerque, NM
  • William Haley, M.D.
    Mayo Clinic
    Jacksonville, FL
  • Lois Hill, M.S., R.D., L.D., C.S.R.
    Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
    American Association of Diabetes Educators
    Lexington, KY
  • Frederick Kaskel, M.D., Ph.D.
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
    Bronx, NY
  • Derrick Latos, M.D., M.A.C.P.
    American College of Physicians
    Wheeling, WV
  • Janice Lea, M.D.
    Emory University
    Atlanta, GA
  • Stephanie Mahooty, B.S.N., R.N., C.N.N.
    Renal Medical Associates
    Albuquerque, NM
  • Bennie Marshall, Ph.D.
    Norfolk State University
    Norfolk, VA
  • Connie Mere, M.D.
    Howard University
    Washington, DC
  • Priscilla Murphy, L.P.C.M.H., M.Ed., B.S.N., R.N.
    Chi Eta Phi, Incorporated
    Wilmington, DE
  • Eduardo Ortiz, M.D., M.P.H.
    Atlas Research
    Washington, DC
  • Uptal Patel, M.D.
    Duke University
    Durham, NC
  • Nilka Rios-Burrows, M.T., M.P.H.
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
    Atlanta, GA
  • Sylvia Rosas, M.D., M.S.C.E.
    Joslin Diabetes Center
    Boston, MA
  • Dori Schatell, M.S.
    Medical Education Institute, Inc.
    Madison, WI
  • Kimberly Smith, M.D., M.S.
    Food and Drug Administration
    Silver Spring, M.D.
  • Bernadette Thomas, A.P.R.N., D.N.P., M.P.H.
    Lynn Community Health Center
    Lynn, MA
  • Joel Topf, M.D.
    St. Clair Specialty Physicians
    Detroit, MI
  • Joseph Vassalotti, M.D., F.A.S.N.
    National Kidney Foundation
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine
    New York, NY
  • Monique Whitney
    Washington, DC
  • Julie Wright-Nunes, M.D., M.P.H.
    University of Michigan Health
    Ann Arbor, MI
  • Bessie Young, M.D., M.P.H.
    VA Puget Sound Health Care System
    Seattle, WA
  • Kim Zuber, P.A.-C.
    American Association of Physician Assistants
    Alexandria, VA