ESRD Divisional Board (EDB)

Bylaws state 3 year term. Chair term does not apply.
Percent of Member Terms Ending by Year:  2019 (1%), 2020 (47%), 2021 (40%)

MemberTitle/CommitteeLocationAppointedTerm EndsAffiliatePosition
Jasvinder Bhatia, MD Boston, MA12/1/1711/30/20Boston University Medical CenterNephrologist
Helen Brickel, RN, CNN, RSCMMiddlebury, CT 12/1/1711/30/20DaVita Clinical ResearchRenal Nurse
Sandeep Ghai, MDBoston, MA12/1/1811/30/21Boston Medical CenterTransplant Nephrologist
David Henner, DOESRD Divisional Board Chair/Forum Medical Advisory Committee ChairPittsfield, MA12/1/1711/30/20Berkshire Medical CenterNephrologist
Lesley Levitt, RD, LDN Boston, MA12/1/1711/30/20Boston Medical CenterRenal Dietitian
Karen Lofty, LICSWAmesbury, MA12/1/1611/30/19
Fresenius Kidney CareSocial Worker
Michael Molinario Pittsfield, MA 12/1/1811/30/21Brockton Dialysis CenterPatient Representative
Patricia Murray, RN, CNNRutland, VT12/1/1811/30/21University of Vermont Medical Center – RutlandRenal Nurse
Clarissa Ogley, RNCharlestown, RI12/1/1811/30/21ARA Dialysis Center of WakefieldRenal Nurse
Lauren SchutzPittsfield, MA 12/1/1711/30/20Berkshire Medical Center Administrative Coordinator
Mawya Shocair, MDWaltham, MA 12/1/1811/30/21The Dialysis Center in WalthamNephrologist
Jaimi Tudor-Champagne, MS, RDNorth Adams, MA 12/1/1711/30/20North County Dialysis CenterRenal Dietitian
John VisonePatient Advisory Committee ChairGlastonbury, CT12/1/1711/30/20UCONN DialysisPatient Representative
Mark E. Williams, MD, FACP, FASNBoston, MA12/1/1811/30/21DaVita Brookline DialysisNephrologist

Medical Review Board (MRB)

Bylaws state 5 year term. Chair term does not apply. No compensation provided for members.
Percent of Member Terms Ending by Year: 2019 (35%), 2020 (29%), 2021 (0%), 2022 (0%), 2023 (35%)

MemberTitle/CommitteeLocationAppointedTerm EndsAffiliatePosition
TBDMedical Review Board Chair/ESRD Divisional Board Member
Kristin Brickel, RN, MSN, MHA, CNNMA, ME, NH12/1/1611/30/19DaVita RegionalClinical Service Specialist
Kristin Corapi, MDWorcester, MA12/1/1811/30/23St. Vincent’s HospitalNephrologist
Neera Dahl, MD New Haven, CT12/1/1711/30/20DaVita New HavenNephrologist
Phoebe Fuentes, RNBoston, MA12/1/1611/30/19Massachusetts General HospitalHome Therapies Nurse
Amitabh Gautam, MS, BS, MS, FRCS.Ed.Boston, MA12/1/1611/30/19Boston Medical CenterTransplant Surgeon
Adam Goldstein Subject Matter ExpertNorth Haven, CT12/1/1611/30/19N/APatient Representative
Dana Grady, RN, CNN MA, ME, NH12/1/1811/30/23Fresenius Kidney Care Director of Education
Roy GrahamIPRO Board of DirectorsMeriden, CT12/1/1711/30/20N/APatient Representative
Janet Hakanson-Stacy, LICSWSpringfield, MA 12/1/1811/30/23Fresenius Kidney CareRenal Social Worker
Susie Hu, MD Providence, RI12/1/1711/30/20Rhode Island HospitalNephrologist
Daniel Landry, DOSpringfield, MA12/1/1711/30/20Kidney Care & Transplant Services of New England P.C.Nephrologist
Victoria Malara, RN Stamford, CT 12/1/1811/30/23DaVita Health Care PartnersGroup Facility Administrator
Caroline Rochon, MD, FACSHartford, CT12/1/1611/30/19Hartford Hospital Transplant ProgramTransplant Surgeon
Ruth Rudnick, RN, CNNBennington, VT12/1/1811/30/23Southwestern Vermont Medical CenterRenal Nurse
Ankur Shah, MDProvidence, RI12/1/1811/30/23Rhode Island HospitalNephrologist
Jie Tang, MD, M.Sc, MPH, FASNProvidence, RI 12/1/1611/30/19University Medicine, Brown School of MedicineNephrologist
Andrea Tosi, MBA, RDPittsfield, MA12/1/1711/30/20Renal Dietitian

Grievance Committee

Bylaws state 5 year term. Chair term does not apply. No compensation provided for members.
Percent of Member Terms Ending by Year: 2018 (34%), 2019 (22%), 2020 (11%),  2021 (33%)

MemberTitle/CommitteeLocationAppointedTerm EndsAffiliatePosition
Steve Bogatz, MBA, MSW, LCSW, NSW-CGrievance Committee Chair/ESRD Divisional Board MemberConnecticut01/1/1311/30/18Fresenius Kidney CareSocial Worker
Gilbert W. BlissESRD Divisional Board MemberNew Hampshire01/1/1311/30/18N/APatient Representative
Megan Gervais, LCSWConnecticut12/1/1511/30/19DaVitaSocial Worker
Heather C. Johnston Nichols, RNConnecticut01/1/1311/30/18
DaVitaPD Renal Nurse
Heekyeong Ma, MPH, CNN, RNMassachusetts12/1/1711/30/21American Renal AssociatesRenal Nurse
Ben Mahoney, LICSWMassachusetts12/1/1511/30/19Fresenius Kidney CareSocial Worker
James Reid, RN, CNNConnecticut12/1/1711/30/21Dialysis Clinics, Inc.Facility Administrator
Evan Smith, LCSW, MBAMedical Review Board MemberMassachusetts12/1/1611/30/20Fresenius Kidney CareFacility Administrator
Avram Traum, MDMassachusetts12/1/1711/30/21IndependentNephrologist