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AAP Foundation Committees

Members of the committees that implement the programs and projects of the AAP Foundation.

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

  • Vanchit John, Chair
  • Vincent J. Iacono

NEW CENTURY COMMITTEE

  • Hector F. Rios, Co-Chair
  • Praveen Gajendrareddy, Co-Chair
  • Julio Carrion
  • Patricia Diaz
  • Thiago Morelli
  • Luciana Shaddox

BUD & LINDA TARRSON FELLOWSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • José R. Mellado, Chair
  • Julio Carrion
  • Keith Kirkwood
  • Laurie McCauley
  • Paulo Camargo

D. WALTER COHEN AWARD COMMITTEE

  • Joseph Gian-Grasso, Chair
  • D. Walter Cohen
  • Jack Caton

PATTY & PAUL LEVI RESEARCH AWARD SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Kevin Guze, Chair
  • Fred Bonacci
  • Terence Jackson
  • Samuel Koo
  • Leena Palomo
  • Patty Levi
  • Thomas Sterio

KRAMER SCHOLARSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • William Giannobile, chair
  • David Carbonaro
  • Bryan Frantz
  • Christopher Richardson
  • Diego Velasquez

FINLEY AWARD SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • David Paquette, Chair
  • James Burke Fine
  • Purnima Kumar

LAZZARA FELLOWSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • D. Walter Cohen, Chair
  • Brian Mealey
  • Kobi Stern
  • Srinivas Rao Myneni Venkatasatya

TARRSON RESEARCH AWARD IN ORAL PLASTIC SURGERY SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • David Cochran, Chair
  • Rodrigo Neiva
  • Donald Clem

AAP EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP / TEACHING FELLOWSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Guy Huynh-Ba, Chair
  • Jennifer Bain
  • James Katancik
  • Patricia Miguez
  • Flavia Pirih
  • Mark Reynolds
  • Hector Rios

NEVINS TEACHING AND CLINICAL RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP & NEVINS BIOHORIZONS FELLOWSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Pamela McClain, Chair
  • Sharon Bannister
  • Marc Nevins
  • Paul Rosen
  • Luciana Shaddox
  • Hom-Lay Wang

VOLPE BASIC SCIENCE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Anna Dongari-Bagtzoglou
  • Thomas Oates

DR. JAMES T. MELLONIG REGENERATION RESEARCH AWARD SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Herbert Towle, Chair
  • Brian Paul
  • E. Todd Scheyer

ROBERT S. SCHOOR RESEARCH AWARD SELECTION COMMITTEE

  • Gustavo Avila-Ortiz, Chair
  • Sivaraman Prakasam
  • Thomas Sterio

 

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Past Award Winners Update

SatishKumar

Congratulations to Satish Kumar, DDS, MDSc, 2013 Educator Scholar and 2014 AAPF Fellow to the ADEA/AAL Institute for Teaching and Learning in the Health Professions, who recently accepted a full-time faculty role as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics and Preventive Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine.