American Neuropsychiatric Association (ANPA)

Committees and Task Forces


Awards Committee
Co-Chair: Yonas E. Geda,  M.D., FANPA
Mayo Clinic
Scottsdate, AZ

Co-Chair: Bruce H. Price, M.D.
McLean Hospital
Belmont, MA 
Bylaws Committee
Chair: Jeremy D. Schmahmann, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Committee on Research
Chair: Valerie Voon, M.D.
Cambridge United Kingdom

Education Committee
Chair: Robin A. Hurley, M.D., FANPA
Hefner VA Medical Center
Salisbury, NC

Vice Chair: Deborah Black, M.D., FANPA
University of Vermont
Division of Public Psychiatry
Barre, VT

Finance and Development Committee
Chair: John W. Cassidy, M.D.
Nexis Health System
Houston, TX

Membership Committee
Chair: Margo Lauterbach, M.D.
Sheppard Pratt Health System
Baltimore, MD

Vice Chair: Jay Salpekar, M.D.
Children's National Medical Center
Washington, DC 

Member-in-Training and Early Career Committee
Chair: Katherine B. Brownlowe, M.D.
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

Program Committee
Chair: Kaloyan S. Tanev, M.D.
University of Connecticut Health Center
Boston, MA

Public Affairs Committee
Chair: David A. Silbersweig, M.D.
Brigham and Women's/Faulkner Hospitals
Boston, MA  

Standards and Ethics Committee
Chair: James Merikangas, M.D., FANPA
Bethesda, MD


Global Health Initiative Task Force
Chair: Richard Ferrell, M.D.
Dartmouth Medical School
Lebanon, NH

National Task Force on Neuropsychiatry and Health Care Reform
Chair: Jordan Eisenstock, M.D., CPE
U Mass Memorial Medical Center
Worcester, MA 01605

Training Task Force
Co-Chair: Sheldon Benjamin, M.D., FANPA
University of Massachusetts Medical School
Department of Psychiatry
Worcester, MA

Co-Chair: David B. Arciniegas, M.D., FANPA
TIRR Memorial Hermann
Houston, TX

Liaison to British Neuropsychiatric Association
Chair: Fred Ovsiew, M.D., FANPA
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL


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