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NCSP National Program Board

NCSP National Program Board

John Z. Ayanian, MD, MPP

Standing Member
Alice Hamilton Professor of Medicine
Director, Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation 
University of Michigan

Jemma Ayvazian, DNP, ANP-BC, AOCNP

Standing Member (Non-Voting)
National Director of Nursing Education
US Department of Veterans Affairs

L. Ebony Boulware, MD, MPH

Standing Member
Professor of Medicine
Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine 
Vice Dean for Translational Sciences
Associate Vice Chancellor for Translational Research
Duke School of Medicine

Marjorie A. Bowman, MD, MPA

Standing Member (Non-Voting)
Chief Academic Affiliations Officer
Veterans Health Administration

Marion E. Broome, PhD, RN, FAAN

Standing Member
Dean of the School of Nursing and Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs
Duke University


Catherine Alicia Georges, EdD, RN, FAAN

Rotating Member
National Volunteer President, AARP Board of Directors
Professor & Chair of the Department of Nursing, Lehman College, CUNY

Catherine Gilliss, PhD, RN, FAAN

Standing Member
Dean and Styles Professor of Nursing
Associate Vice Chancellor, Nursing Affairs


Stuart C. Gilman, MD, MPH

Standing Member (Non-Voting)
Director of Advanced Fellowships
Office of Academic Affiliations
US Department of Veterans Affairs

Kate Goodrich, MD, MHS

Rotating Member
Senior Vice President for Trend and Analytics, Humana

Eve J. Higginbotham SM, MD

Standing Member
Vice Dean for Penn Medicine Office of Inclusion and Diversity
Professor of Ophthalmology
University of Pennsylvania

Mitchell H. Katz, MD

Rotating Member
President & Chief Executive Officer, New York City Health + Hospitals

Talmadge King, MD

Standing Member
Dean, School of Medicine
Vice Chancellor - Medical Affairs

Ann E. Kurth, PhD, RN, CNM, MPH, FAAN

Standing Member
Dean and the Linda Koch Lorimer Professor of Nursing
Yale School of Nursing

Nicole Lurie, MD, MSPH

Rotating Member
Former Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response
US Department of Health and Human Services

Kelsey C. Martin, MD, PhD

Standing Member
Dean, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Gerald S. Levey, M.D., Endowed Chair
Professor, Biological Chemistry
Professor, Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences

Shirley M. Moore, RN, PhD, FAAN

Rotating Member
Edward J. and Louise Mellen Professor of Nursing and Associate Dean for Research
Director, SMART Center
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University


Patrick G. O'Connor, MD, MPH

Dan Adams and Amanda Adams Professor of Medicine
Chief, Section of General Internal Medicine
Yale School of Medicine

Nilda (Nena) Peragallo Montano, DRPH, RN, FAAN

Rotating Member
Dean and Professor
UNC-Chapel Hill School of Nursing

Kathleen Potempa, PhD, RN, FAAN

Standing Member​
Professor and Dean Emeritus
University of Michigan School of Nursing

Linda Sarna, PhD, RN, FAAN

Standing Member & Inaugural Chair (2016-2018)
Professor and Lulu Wolf-Hassenplug Endowed Chair in Nursing
UCLA School of Nursing

Antonia M. Villarruel PhD, RN, FAAN

Standing Member
Professor and Margaret Bond Simon Dean of Nursing
University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Mary K. Wakefield PhD, RN, FAAN

Rotating Member
Visiting Distinguished Professor in the Practice of Health Care, Georgetown University
Visiting Professor, University of Texas at Austin