SCM21 Program Committee

Mitchell Rosner, MD
Program Chair
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA

Tara Chang, MD
Program Co-Chair
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA

Erin Barreto, PharmD
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN

Laurie Benton, PhD, MPAS, PA-C, RN, FNKF
Advanced Practitioner Program Chair
Baylor Scott and White Medical Center
Temple, TX

Brendan Bowman, MD
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA

Ursula Brewster, MD
Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Kevin Ceckowski, MSW, LICSW, FNKF
Social Worker Program Chair
Walter Reed National Military Medical Center
Bethesda, MD

Jordana Cohen, MD, MSCE
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Vanita Jassal, MD
University Health Network
Toronto, ON

Elizabeth Jones, MSW, LCSW, FNKF
Social Worker Program Co-Chair
DaVita Sterling
Sterling, VA

Pascale Khairallah, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX

Richard Lafayette, MD
Stanford University Medical Center
Stanford, CA

Sheron Latcha, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
New York, NY

Mary Liechty, RN, MBA, BSN
Nurses & Technicians Program Co-Chair
Southeastern Renal Dialysis, L.C.
Mount Pleasant, IA

Mary Lincoln, RN, BSN, MHA
Nurses & Technicians Program Chair
Mercy Medical Center, Dialysis Unit
Clinton, IA

Stephanie Mahooty, NP
Advanced Practitioner Program Chair
Renal Medical Associates
Albuquerque, NM

Susan Ott, MD
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Melissa Prest, DCN, MS, RDN, CSR, LDN
Dietitian Program Chair
National Kidney Foundation of IL
Chicago, IL

Helbert Rondon, MD, MS, FACP, FASN
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Jenny Shen, MD
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
Torrance, CA

Samuel Silver MD, MSc, FRCPC
Queens University
Kingston, ON, Canada

Brittany Sparks, RDN, CSR
Dietitian Program Co-Chair
Nutrition by Brittany, LLC
Westminster, CO

Karen M. Warburton, MD
University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, VA

Aisha Shaikh, MD
Mount Sinai (Bronx VA)
Bronx, NY

Bessie Young, MD
VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Seattle, WA

Ex Officio
Paul Palevsky, MD
NKF President
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Pittsburgh, PA

Joseph Vassalotti, MD, FNKF
Chief Medical Officer
National Kidney Foundation
New York, NY