Chair
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Committee Member, Member

Stephanie Shimada, Ph.D.

Research Health Scientist - Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research

Dr. Stephanie Shimada is a Research Health Scientist at the Center for Healthcare Organization and Implementation Research (CHOIR), a Veterans Health Administration Research Center of Innovation. Read Bio

Vice Chair
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Committee Member, Member, Presenter

Matthew Castner, Dr.P.H., M.H.A.

Director - Discern Health

Dr. Matthew Castner is a Director at Discern Health, where he leads health care reform and value-based care projects with a range of clients Read Bio

Past Chair
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Committee Member, Member, Researcher

Thomas Carton, Ph.D., M.S.

Chief Data Officer - Louisiana Public Health Institute

Dr. Thomas Carton is Chief Data Officer for the Louisiana Public Health Institute, Principal Investigator of the Research Action for Health Network (REACHnet), and an Adjunct Professor in Global Health Systems and Development at Tulane University. Read Bio

Student Representative
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Committee Member, Member, Researcher

Shazia Mitha, M.S.N.

Doctoral Candidate - Columbia University School of Nursing

Shazia Mitha, MSN, AG-ACNP-BC, RN is a Robert Wood Johnson Future of Nursing Scholar. Read Bio

Member-At-Large
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Committee Member, Member

C. Lynn Chevalier, D.H.Sc., M.P.H., M.S.

Assistant Professor - Nova Southeastern University

Dr. Chevalier is a full-time assistant professor with Nova Southeastern University Dr. Pallavi Patel College of Health Care Sciences. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member, Researcher

Dori Cross, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor - University of Minnesota

Dr. Dori Cross is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Health Policy and Management at the University of Minnesota School of Public Health. Read Bio

Beverly Green
Committee Member, Member

Beverly Green, M.D., M.P.H

Associate Clinical Professor - University of Washington School of Medicine

Beverly Green, M.D., M.P.H., is a family physician and senior investigator at Kaiser Permanente Washington, and is an associate clinical professor at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Read Bio

Sylvia Hobbs
Committee Member, Member

Sylvia Hobbs

Manager of Data Strategy - Massachusetts Center for Health Information and Analysis

Sylvia Hobbs is a Manager of Data Strategy for the Massachusetts Center for Health Information and Analysis where she manages uses of the Massachusetts All Payer Claims Data and other state health information repositories. Read Bio

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Committee Member, Member

Hadi Kharrazi, M.D., Ph.D., M.S.H.I.

Associate Professor - Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Hadi Kharrazi is an associate professor of health policy and management at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health. Read Bio

Committee Member, Member

Chinyere Okoh

Health Outcomes Researcher - University of Texas

Chinyere Okoh has a burning drive to improve the health and the quality of life of individuals with chronic disease conditions. Read Bio

Robert Rosati
Committee Member, Member

Robert Rosati, Ph.D.

Vice President of Research and Quality - VNA Health Group

Robert J. Rosati, PhD is Chair of the Connected Health Institute & Vice President of Research and Quality at the Visiting Nurse Association Health Group (VNAHG) in Holmdel, New Jersey. Read Bio

Sandhya
Committee Member, Member

Sandhya Shimoga, Ph.D., MSc, M.S.

Associate Professor - Department of Healthcare Administration in the California State University Long Beach

Sandhya Shimoga is an Associate Professor in the Department of Healthcare Administration in the California State University Long Beach. Read Bio

Amrit
Committee Member, Member

Amrit Vasdev

M.D. Student - University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

Amrit Vasdev is currently a third year medical student at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Read Bio