Leadership

2019 – 2020 ASE Foundation Annual Appeal Committee

Committee Members

David Rubenson, MD, FASE – Committee Chair
Scripps Clinic Medical Group, San Diego, CA

Bharatbhushan Patel, RDCS, RVS, RDMS, FASE – Co-Chair
Hoboken University Medical Center, Hoboken, NJ

Ahmed Sami Abuzaid, MD, FASE
University of California, San Francisco, CA

Nausheen Akhter, MD, FASE
Northwestern Medicine, Chicago, IL

Jose Banchs, MD, FASE – Ex-Officio
The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Kristen Billick, BS, ACS, RDCS, FASE
Scripps Clinic Medical Group, San Diego, CA

Frederick Cobey, MD, FASE
Tufts University Medical Center, Boston, MA

Yvonne Gilliland, MD, FASE
Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, LA

Allan Klein, MD, FASE
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Eric Kruse, BS, ACS, RDCS, RVT, FASE
University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL

Elizabeth McIlwain, MHS, ACS, RCS, FASE
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA

Navin Nanda, MD, FASE
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL

Joan Olson, BS, RDCS, RVT, FASE
The Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE

Margaret Park, BS, ACS, RDCS, RVT, FSDMS, FASE
Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

Thomas Ryan, MD, FASE – Ex-Officio
The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

Douglas Shook, MD, FASE
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Jessica Spellman, MD, FASE
Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY

Raymond Stainback, MD, FASE
Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX

Katie Jo Stauffer, BS, RDCS, FASE
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford, Palo Alto, CA

Lissa Sugeng, MD, MPH, FASE
Yale University, Hartford, CT

Gregory Tatum, MD, FASE
Duke University Medical Center, Greensboro, NC

Ritu Thamman, MD, FASE
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA

2019 – 2020 Board of Directors