Appendix 1: Members of the AHRQ NAC Subcommittee on Children's Healthcare Quality Measures for Medicaid and CHIP Programs

SNAC-recommended Initial Core Set, September 18, 2009

Individual Members

Rita Mangione-Smith, M.D. M.P.H. (Co-Chair)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Anne Beal, M.D. M.P.H.
Aetna Foundation
Hartford, CT

James Crall, Sc.D.
Professor and Chairman
Section of Pediatric Dentistry
National Oral Health Policy Center
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Dentistry
Los Angeles, CA

Doreen Cavanaugh, Ph.D.
Research Associate Professor
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute
Washington, DC

Glenn Flores, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Professor of Pediatrics and Public Health
Director, General Pediatrics Division
Judith and Charles Ginsburg Chair in Pediatrics
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
and Children's Medical Center, Dallas
Dallas, TX

Paul Melinkovich, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Executive Director
Denver Community Health Services
Denver Health
Denver, CO

Robert St. Peter, M.D.
President and CEO
Kansas Health Institute
Topeka, KS

Lisa Simpson, M.B., B.Ch., M.P.H., F.A.A.P.
Director, Child Policy Research Center
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH

Phyllis Sloyer, R.N., Ph.D., P.A.H.M., F.A.A.P.
Division Director
Children's Medical Services
Florida Department of Health
Tallahassee, FL

Organizational Representatives

State Medicaid Programs

Mary McIntyre, M.D. M.P.H.
Medical Director
Office of Clinical Standards and Quality
Montgomery, AL

George Oestreich, Phar.M.D., M.P.A.
Deputy Division Director
Missouri HealthNet Division
Jefferson City, MO

Ann Page, R.N., M.P.H.
Health Care Accountability Administration
Washington, DC

Jeffrey Schiff, M.D., M.B.A. (Co-Chair)
Medical Director
Health Care Services and Medical Management Division
Minnesota Department of Human Services
St. Paul, MN

State CHIP

Cathy Caldwell, M.P.H.
Alabama Children's Health Insurance Program
Montgomery, AL

AHRQ National Advisory Council on Healthcare Research and Quality (NAC)

Timothy Brei, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Riley Hospital for Children
Indianapolis, IN

Kathleen Lohr, Ph.D.
Distinguished Fellow (Health Services Research)
RTI International
Research Triangle Park, NC

American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)

Bruce Bagley, M.D.
Medical Director for Quality Improvement
American Academy of Family Physicians
Leawood, KS

American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)

Jonathan Klein, M.D., M.P.H.
Associate Executive Director and Director
Julius B. Richmond Center
American Academy of Pediatrics
Elk Grove Village, IL

Xavier Sevilla, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Chair, Steering Committee on Quality Improvement and Management
American Academy of Pediatrics
Whole Child Pediatrics
Lakewood Ranch, FL

American Board of Pediatrics

Paul Miles, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Senior Vice President for Quality and Maintenance of Certification
The American Board of Pediatrics
Chapel Hill, NC

March of Dimes

Marina Weiss, Ph.D.
March of Dimes
Washington, DC

National Academy on State Health Policy (NASHP)

Alan Weil, J.D., M.P.P.
Executive Director
National Academy for State Health Policy
Washington, DC

National Association of Children's Hospitals and Related Institutions

Marlene Miller, M.D., M.Sc.
Vice Chair
Quality and Safety Initiatives
Johns Hopkins Children's Center
Alexandria, VA

National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners (NAPNAP)

Linda Lindeke, Ph.D., R.N., C.N.P.
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners
Minneapolis, MN

National Association of State Medicaid Directors (NASMD)

Ann Clemency Kohler
Director of Health Services
American Public Human Services Association
National Association of State Medicaid Directors
Washington, DC

Medicaid Health Plan

Carroll A. Carlson, R.N.
Director of Government Programs
Group Health Cooperative, Eau Claire
Altoona, WI

Tribal Representative

Victoria Warren-Mears, Ph.D., R.D.
Director, NW Tribal Epidemiology Center
Northwest Portland Area Indian Health Board
Portland, OR

Page last reviewed January 2010
Internet Citation: Appendix 1: Members of the AHRQ NAC Subcommittee on Children's Healthcare Quality Measures for Medicaid and CHIP Programs: SNAC-recommended Initial Core Set, September 18, 2009. January 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.