Chairs

Gary LernerChair
Mini MichaelCo-Chair
Jillian WarejkoCo-Chair

Members

Tammy Brady
Madhura Pradhan
Sarah Twichell
May Salem
Rachana Srivastava
Chryso Katsoufis
Abhijeet Pal
Roberto Gordillo
Roberto Gordillo
Shoba Narayan
Christian Hanna
Fatai Bamgbola
Arwa Nada
Nancy Rodig

Charge

  • Identifies issues relevant to contemporary clinical care of children with kidney disease to share with both the ASPN membership and the medical community at large.
  • Serves as a task force for the Council to evaluate clinical issues deemed of particular importance to ASPN and its membership.
  • Makes recommendations based on expert opinion and membership consensus to maintain and improve standards of quality clinical care for children with kidney disease.
  • Serves as liaison to other professional groups and organizations developing clinical guidelines or consensus statements impacting care of children with kidney disease.
  • Serves as liaison to organizations developing educational materials about pediatric kidney disease for both medical professionals and the public.
  • Works in collaboration with the Public Policy committee to educate ASPN membership about clinical practice issues, especially issues related to quality care, expected standards of care, and reimbursement.
  • Works in collaboration with the Program Committee to develop symposia focused on issues relevant to the clinical practice of pediatric nephrology.

Membership

The Clinical Affairs Committee shall consist of 3 Council appointed Chairs (1 Chair & 2 Co-Chairs) not on Council, a Council Liaison and volunteer members. Chairs will serve 3 year staggered terms. Terms may be renewable at the discretion of the Council. Selection of the Chair positions should consider expertise in practice management and/or membership in the AAP SoN (Executive Committee) as applicable.

Term

2 Years Renewable

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