NASBS Committees

OFFICERSDIRECTORS AT LARGEBOARD OF ADVISORS

Best Practices for Coding & Task ForceConstitution & Bylaws Committee

Database Task ForceHistory Committee

Membership & Credentials Committee Nominating Committee

Research CommitteeResearch Priorities Task ForceScientific Program Committee

Surgical Education CommitteeSurgical Simulation Task Force

Value-Based Health Care CommitteeWebsite & Publications Committee

Executive Committee
President (2017-2018)
Ian Witterick, MD, MSc, FRCSC
University of Toronto
Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery
Tel: 416-586-4800
Fax: 416-586-8583
ian.witterick@sinaihealthsystem.ca
Vice President (2017-2018)
Ricardo Carrau, MD
The Ohio State University
Tel: 614-293-8073
Fax: 614-366-0584
ricardo.carrau@osumc.edu
President Elect (2017-2018)
Jim Evans, MD
Thomas Jefferson University
Tel: (215) 503-7005
Fax: (215) 503-2452
james.evans@jefferson.edu
Secretary (2017-2018)
John Golfinos, MD
New York University Medical Center
Tel: (212) 263-2950
Fax: (212) 263-1680
john.golfinos@nyumc.org
Immediate Past President (2017-2018)
Jacques Morcos, MD, FRCS, FAANS
University of Miama
Department of Neurosurgery
Tel: (305) 243-4675
Fax: (305) 243-3337
jmorcos@med.miami.edu
Treasurer (2017-2019)
Lee Zimmer, MD, PhD
University of Cincinnati
Tel: (513) 558-3564
Fax: (513) 558-4477
lee.zimmer@uc.edu
Directors at Large

Board of Advisors
Siviero Agazzi, MD, MBA
Steven Frank, MD
Thomas Roland, MD
Matthew Carlson, MD
Ivan El-Sayed, MD
Paul Gardner, MD
Madison Michael, MD, FAANS, FACS
George Wanna, MD
Gelareh Zadeh, MD, PhD, FRCS
Adam Zanation, MD
Kris Moe, MD
Dennis Kraus, MD
Carl Heilman, MD
Ehab Hanna, MD
Michael Link, MD
Carl Snyderman, MD, MBA

Best Practice for Coding & Billing Task Force Committee

Constitution & Bylaws Committee
Adam Folbe, MD, MS (CHAIR)
Marvin Bergsneider, MD
Seth Brown, MD
Roy Casiano, MD
Joe Cheng, MD
Peter Costantino, MD
Amir Dehdashti, MD
Jean Anderson Eloy, MD
James Evans, MD
Ehab Hanna, MD
Griff Harsh, MD
Cathy Hill, MD
Peter Hwang, MD
John Lee, MD
James Liu, MD
Erin McKean, MD, BS, MBA
Marc Rosen, MD
Steve Sullivan, MD
Marilene Wang, MD
Lee Zimmer, MD, PhD
Jose Gurrola, MD
Zachary, Litvack, MD
Pablo Recinos, MD
G. Michael Lemole Jr., MD (CHAIR)
Andrew Little, MD
Robert Malyapa, MD, PhD
Matthew Kircher, MD
S. Tonya Stefko, MD
Yu-Lan Mary Ying, MD

Database Task Force

History Committee
R. Mark Wiet, MD (CHAIR)
Matthew Carlson, MD
Joseph Chabot, MD
Maged Ghaly, MD
Devyani Lal, MD
Zoukaa Sargi, MD
Edward Laws, MD, FACS (CHAIR)
Krishnamurthi Sundaram , MD
Paul Donald, MD, FRCSC
Laligam Sekhar, MD
Ivo Janecka, MD
Peter Smith, MD, PhD
Hugh Curtin , MD
Derald Brackmann, MD
Ossama Al-Mefty, MD
Steven Newman, MD
John Leonetti, MD
Robert Spetzler, MD
Ian Jackson, MD
Vinod Anand, MD
Jon Robertson, MD
Jatin Shah, MD
Patrick Gullane, MD
Anil Nanda, MD
Guy Petruzzelli, MD
Franco DeMonte, MD
Daniel Nuss, MD
Peter Neligan, MD
Dennis Kraus, MD
Carl Heilman, MD
Ehab Hanna, MD, FACS
Michael Link , MD
Carl Snyderman, MD, MBA

Membership & Credentials Committee

Nominating Committee
Madison Michael, MD, FAANS, FACS (CHAIR)
Rui Fernandes, MD, FACS
K. Kelly Gallagher, MD
Shirley Su, MD
Philip Theodosopoulos, MD
Brian Thorp, MD
R. Mark Wiet, MD
Samuel Barnett, MD
Scott McLean, MD, PhD
Jeremiah Alt, MD, PhD
Jiangfeng Liu, MD
Eric Wang, MD
Gavin Britz, MD
Roukoz Chamoun, MD
William Gump, MD
Michelle Alonso-Basanta, MD, PhD
James Chelnis, MD
Carl Snyderman, MD, MBA (CHAIR)
Jacques Morcos, MD, FRCS
Mike Link, MD
Ehab Hanna, MD
Carl Heilman, MD
Dennis Kraus, MD

Research Committee

Research Priorities Task Force
Shaan Raza, MD (Co-Chair)
Anand Devaiah, MD, FACS (Co-Chair)
Michael Gluth, MD
Stephen Haines, MD
Sandeep Samant, MD
Hemn Hasan Abdulrahim, MBChB, MD, FIBMS
Mohammad Al-Bar, MD
Fahad Alkherayf, MD
Rony Aouad, MD
D. Jay McCracken, MD
Jan Hemza, MD, PhD
Jiangfeng Liu, MD, PhD
Phil Pirgousis, MD, DMD, FRCS, FACS, FRACS
Felipe Santos, MD
Pankaj Agarwalla, MD
Roukoz Chamoun, MD
Emiro Caicedo-Granados, MD
Ziv Gil, MD
Maria Koutourousiou, MD
Jeremiah Alt, MD, PhD
Carlos Pinheiro-Neto, MD, PhD
Rohan Ramakrishna, MD
Ravi Samy, MD
Maged Ghaly, MD
Quynh-Nhu Nguyen, MD
Devyani Lal, MD (CHAIR)
Dan Fliss, MD
Corinna Levine, MD
Shaan Raza, MD
Zoukaa Sargi, MD
Jamie VanGompel, MD

Scientific Program Committee

Surgical Education Committee
Mustafa Baskaya, MD (Co-Chair)
Zoukaa Sargi, MD, MPH (Co-Chair)
Jacques Morcos, MD, FRCS (President)
Carlos David, MD (Pre-Course Co-Chair)
Daniel Nuss, MD (Pre-Course Co-Chair)
Rony Aouad, MD
George Wanna, MD
Ian Dunn, MD
Paul Gardner, MD
Jeffrey Sorenson, MD
Samy Youssef, MD, PhD
Nagy Elsayyad, MD
Adam Folbe, MD, MS
Kris Moe, MD
Tonya Stefko, MD
James Evans, MD (CHAIR)
Ian Witterick, MSc, FRCSC
Dan Nuss, MD
Mohammad Al-Bar, MD
Anand Deviah, MD
Dan Fliss, MD
Phil Pirgousis, MD
Ravi Samy, MD
Krishnamurthi Sundaram, MD
Eric Wang, MD
Siviero Agazzi, MD, MBA
Garni Barkhoudarian, MD
Joseph Chabot, MD
Maria Koutourousiou, MD
James Liu, MD
Pablo Recinos, MD
Jefferson Webster, MD
Rony Aouad, MD
Rui Fernandes, MD
Rahul Mehta, MD
Christopher Rassekh, MD
Shirley Su, MD
Brian Thorp, MD
R. Mark Wiet, MD
Fahad Alkherayf, MD
Samuel Barnett, MD
Kadir Erkmen, MD
Zachary Litvack, MD
D. Jay McCracken, MD
Philip Theodosopoulos, MD

Surgical Simulation Task Force

Value-Based Health Care Committee
Gerald Lemole, MD (CHAIR)
Norberto Andaluz, MD
Seilesh Babu, MD
J. Kenneth Byrd, MD
Emiro Caicedo-Granados, MD
Huy Duong, MD
Jose Gurrola, MD
Murali Guthikonda, MD
Varun Kshettry, MD
Carlos Pinheiro-Neto, MD, PhD
Daniel Prevedello, MD
Keshava Reddy, MD, MB, FRCSC
Deanna Sasaki-Adams, MD
Kia Shahlaie, MD
Cedric Shorter, MD
Daryoush Tavanaiepour, MD
Erin McKean, MD (CHAIR)
Marvin Bergsneider, MD
J. Kenneth Byrd, MD
Matthew Carlson, MD
John de Almeida, MD, MSc, FRCSC
K. Kelly Gallagher, MD
Ziv Gil, MD
William Gump, MD
Jan Hemza MD, PhD
Varun Kshettry, MD
Gregory Lekovic, MD
Corinna Levine, MD
Lawrence Marentette, MD
Quynh-Nhu Nguyen, MD
Rohan Ramakrishna, MD
Christopher Rassekh, MD
Felipe Santos, MD
Kia Shahlaie MD, PhD
Stephen Sullivan, MD
Jefferson Webster, MD

Website & Publications Committee
Carlos David, MD (CHAIR)
Dennis Kraus, MD (Co-Editor)
Michael Gleeson, MD (Co-Editor)
Daniel Kelly, MD
Erin McKean, MD, BS, MBA
Pankaj Agarwalla, MD
Garni Barkhoudarian, MD
Gavin Britz, MD
Kadir Erkmen, MD
Rahul Mehta, MD
Keshava Reddy, MD
Jamie Van Gompel, MD
Lee Zimmer MD, PhD