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Krishna Patel MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Director of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC

Steven Maturo MD, LT Colonel, USAF, MC, FS

  • Director, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington D.C.
  • Director of Residency, Department of Otolaryngology, Walter Reed Army Medical Center
  • Associate Professor, Uniformed Services University

Carolyn Rogers-Vizena MD

  • Attending in Plastic and Oral Surgery, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Associate Clinical Director for Plastic and Oral Surgery Services and Special Effects and Materials Science, Boston Children’s Hospital Simulator Program
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Matthew Brigger MD, MPH

  • Chief of the Division of Otolaryngology at Rady Children’s Hospita,San Diego
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery at UC San Diego School of Medicine

Adam Johnson MD, PhD

Director of Research, Global Smile Foundation

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Universtity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
  • Director of Velopharyngeal Dysfunction

Lauren Kilpatrick MD, FACS

  • Assistant Professor
  • Fellowship Program Director
  • Pediatric Otolaryngology–Head & Neck Surgery
  • University of North Carolina–Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC

Rami Kantar MD, MPH

Research & Outcomes Committee Coordinator, CCCW Curriculum Committee Coordinator

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, New York University
  • Surgery Resident, The University of Maryland Medical System

Anesthesia Committee

Navil Sethna MD, FAAP

  • Professor of Anesthesia, Harvard Medical School
  • Clinical Director, Mayo Family Pediatric Pain Rehabilitation Center, Department of Anesthesia, Children’s Hospital Boston

Jane Seviour MD

  • Locum Staff Anesthesiologist, Health Sciences Center, St. John’s NL

Thomas Sung MD

  • Assistant Professor in Anesthesiology, Tufts Medical Center
  • Director of Day Surgery Unit, Tufts Medical Center – Boston, Massachusetts

Sarena Teng MD

  • Staff Physician, Anesthesiology and Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Ochsner Clinic Foundation, New Orleans, LA

Cole Dooley, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology, University of Florida

Dental Committee

Christopher V. Hughes D.M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor & Chair, Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health, University of Mississippi Medical Center

Serena Kassam DMD

Director of Presurgical & Dental Division, Global Smile Foundation

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, New York University College of Dental Medicine, New York, NY

M. Mansoor Ahmed DDS, MS

Yinayra Victoria Peralta DMD, MMSc

  • Assistant Clinical Professor, Post-Doctoral Program in Pediatric Dentistry
  • Assistant Clinical Professor, General Practice Residency Program
  • Dentist, Dental Dreams
  • Dentist, Ryder Memorial Hospital

Bieke L. Kreps DDS, MSc

  • Pediatric Dentist and Special Care Dentist, referral hospital-based practice, Dept. of Maxillofacial Surgery, AZ Delta Roeselare, Belgium
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Dept. of Pediatric Dentistry, NYU College of Dentistry (USA)
  • Scientific Researcher, Unit Population Studies, Dept. of Oral Health Sciences, University Leuven (Belgium)
  • Dental specialist/Pediatric Dentist, Craniofacial Center, University Hospitals Ghent (Belgium)
  • Director of Global Development, Positive Exposure (a 501 (c) 3 charitable organization)
  • Co-Founder and Director of Positive Exposure Belgium vzw (non-profit organization)

Sofia Perez DDS

  • Orthodontist

Nursing & QA Committee

Rosemarie Cruz, RN

Alyssa Singer, RN

Corey McManus, RN

Jeanne Paolilli, RN

Pediatrics Committee

Jennifer C. Munoz Pareja MD, FAAP

  • Assistant Professor & Program Director, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Director of Pediatric Simulation, University of Florida

Robert Karch MD, MPH, FAAP

  • Deputy Secretary for Children’s Medical Services, Florida Department of Health
  • President of the Medical Staff, Nemours Children’s Hospital
  • Chairman of the Medical Executive Committee, Nemours Children’s Hospital
  • Director, Medical Nutrition Longitudinal Curricular Theme, University of Central Florida College of Medicine
  • Pediatric Clinical Clerkship Site Director, UCF College of Medicine/Nemours Children’s Hospital Inpatient Teaching Service
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Univ. of Central Florida College of Medicine, Orlando, FL

Marie Nader MD

  • Pediatric Residency Program, University of Florida

Patient Safety & Simulation Committee

Jennifer C. Munoz Pareja MD, FAAP

  • Assistant Professor & Program Director, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
  • Director of Pediatric Simulation, University of Florida

Marie Nader MD

  • Pediatric Residency Program, University of Florida

IT Committee

Talal Ali Ahmad

Board Treasurer, Director of Information Technology, Global Smile Foundation

  • Former Co-Founder and CEO, Proximie, Bedford, MA
  • Former President, Estrada Communications, Bedford, MA

RG Conlee

  • President and CEO, Tylark Corporation
  • Former Chief Innovation Officer, Xerox Services

Research Committee

Adam Johnson MD, PhD

Director of Research, Global Smile Foundation

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Universtity of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
  • Director of Velopharyngeal Dysfunction

Elie Ramly MD

Research Coordinator

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, New York University Langone Medical Center (NYULMC)
  • Surgery Resident, Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU)

Rami Kantar MD, MPH

Research & Outcomes Committee Coordinator, CCCW Curriculum Committee Coordinator

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Hansjörg Wyss Department of Plastic Surgery, New York University
  • Surgery Resident, The University of Maryland Medical System

Ray Vyas MD

  • Vice Chair, Department of Plastic Surgery, UC Irvine School of Medicine

Alex Marston

  • Assistant Professor, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Tufts University School of Medicine