Chapter Committees

Interested in joining or chairing a Chapter committee? The Chapter Board meets regularly via phone conference where committee members provide updates and reports on committee activities. So anyone can participate no matter where they are located. Contact the Chapter today to request more info or to present a new committee idea. Below is a list of current Chapter committees.

Childhood Obesity
Ashley Weedn, MD, MPH, FAAP

Don Wilber, MD, FAAP & Ashley Weedn, MD, FAAP

Dwight Sublett, MD, FAAP & Kanwal Obhrai, MD, FAAP

Nighat Mehdi, MD, FAAP

Senior Pediatricians
Tawfik Ramadan, MD, MPH, FAAP

Disaster Preparedness
Eve Switzer, MD, FAAP, Curtis Knoles, MD, FAAP

Reach Out & Read
Marny Dunlap, MD, FAAP


Oral Health
Edward Legako, MD, FAAP

Cease Tobacco
Curtis Knoles, MD, FAAP

Resident Relations
Elizabeth Pflug, MD; Neal Sharma, MD; Craig Kupiec, MD

Behavioral Health
Laura McGuinn, MD, FAAP

Pediatric Research in Office Settings (PROS)
Paul Darden, MD, FAAP

Early Hearing Detection & Intervention (EHDI)
Curtis Knoles, MD, FAAP; Merl Simmons, MD, FAAP