Liaison Representatives

ABIM Foundation

Choosing Wisely Steering Committee: Norman Kahn, MD

Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education

Board Director – CMSS: Suzanne Ziemnick, MEd
Board Director: Bob Perelman
ARC Representative: Beth Wilson
ARC Representative: Stuart Abramson, MD
ARC Representative – CMSS Nominee: Ed Dellert, RN, MBA
Member Organization Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD

Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education

Director: Ted Epperly, MD
Director: Edwin Zalneraitis, MD
Director: Carol A. Bernstein, MD
Director: Henry J. Schultz, MD
CLER Evaluation Committee – CMSS Nominee: Sam Cullison, MD
Official Observer from OPDA to the CRC: Tara Uhler, MD (AUPO)
Member Organization Liaison Norman Kahn, MD
Institutional Review Committee – CMSS Nominee: Theodore Gaeta, DO, MPH, FACEP
National Collaborative to Improve the Clinical Learning Environment (NCICLE): Norman Kahn, MD

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Community of Practice Website Steering Committee: Barbara Levy MD, FACOG
Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD

Alliance for Continuing Education in the Health Professions

Representative to Alliance Research Institute: Norman Kahn, MD
Commentary Group – Quality Improvement Education Initiative (QIE): Norman Kahn, MD
SQUIRE Advisory Panel: Norman Kahn, MD

American Board of Medical Specialties

ABMS Committee on Continuous Certification: Bruce Bagley, MD
ABMS Committee on Continuous Certification: Keith Brandt, MD
ABMS – Research Education Foundation Board of Directors: Steven Durning, MD, PhD
Database and Information Technology Advisory Committee (DITAC): Richard Dutton, MD

American Medical Association

CEO Advisory Panel: David Nielsen, MD
CEO Advisory Panel: Tom Stautzenbach, CAE
Official Observer, House of Delegates: Norman Kahn, MD
AMA Council on Medical Education (COME) Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD
Scope of Practice Partnership Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD

Association of American Medical Colleges

AAMC GME Advocacy Committee: William Rayburn, MD
Workforce Planning Committee: Stanley Kozakowski, MD, FAAFP
Workforce Planning Committee: Holly Mulvey, MA

Boston University REMS Education Program

Advisory Board: Anne Grupe

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation

Partnership for Patients Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD

Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services

CMS Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network: Norman Kahn, MD

Coalition for Physician Accountability

Primary Associate Member to Sponsor Oversight Group: Norman Kahn, MD

ECRI Institute

Partnership for Health IT Patient Safety: Norman Kahn, MD

Federation of State Medical Boards

Official Observer: Norman Kahn, MD
MOL CEO’s Advisory Council: Norman Kahn, MD
MOL Task Force on Continuous Professional Development Activities: Norman Kahn, MD

Healthcare Leadership Council (HLC) of the National Dialog for Healthcare Innovation (NDHI)

Member: Norman Kahn, MD

Institute of Medicine

Clinical Effectiveness Research Innovation Collaborative (CERIC): Norman Kahn, MD
Committee on Common Disclosure: Allen Lichter, MD
Committee on Common Disclosure: Norman Kahn, MD
Roundtable on Value and Science-driven Health Care: Norman Kahn, MD


Workgroup Member on Financial Interest: Norman Kahn, MD

National Board of Medical Examiners

Representative: Rebecca Minter, MD
Representative: Rosanne Leipzig, MD

National Board of Osteopathic Medical Examiners

Committee member for Blue Ribbon Panel on Enhancing COMLEX: Lena Napolitano, MD
NBOME Liaison Committee: Deborah S Clements, MD, FAAFP

National Committee for Quality Assurance

NCQA Clinical Programs Committee: Norman Kahn, MD

National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) – Inter-Society Coordinating Committee

Subgroup on Use Cases: Norman Kahn, MD
Subgroup on Educational Products: Anne Grupe, MS Ed
Subgroup on Educational Products: Robert Roberts, MD
Practitioner Education in Genomics Co-Chair: Ann Karty, MD

National Quality Forum

Representative: Sydney Dy, MD
Alternate: Scott Friedman, MD
Member Organization Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD
National Quality Advisors: Norman Kahn, MD

National Quality Partners Action Team on Antibiotic Stewardship

Representative: Norman Kahn, MD

National Quality Registry Network

Council Representative: Norman Kahn, MD
Core Member of Privacy and Research Task Force: Norman Kahn, MD

National Resident Matching Program

Representative: Susan Guralnick, MD, FAAP
Member Organization Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD

Physician Consortium for Performance Improvement

Executive Committee Member: William Rich III, MD
Primary Representative: OPEN
Alternate Representative: John Schaeffer, MD, FACC
Member Organization Liaison: Norman Kahn, MD

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute

Board of Governors: Grayson Norquist, MD, MSPH

Stand for Quality

Liaison: Norman B. Kahn, MD


CME/CPD Project Liaison: Audrey Shively
CME/CPD Project Alternate: Debra Gist