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Roster/Contact Info

This Committee relates the concerns of APHA to the problems associated with the changing role of women in society, especially as those that involve women’s health, health services, and health career opportunities.

 

2014 Roster

 

Padmini Murthy, MD, MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2014

 

Elizabeth Barajas-Roman

Director of Policy

10 Dickinson Street

Northampton, MA 01060

Phone: (617) 910-6573

E-mail: e.b.roman@gmail.com

Term Expires:  2015

 

Nathan Boucher, PA -C, MS, MPA, CPHQ

Director of Graduate Education

Assistant Professor

Touro College-Manhattan

School of Health Sciences

Physician Assistant Program

27-33 West 23rd Street

NY, NY 10010

E-mail:  nathan.boucher@touro.edu

Term expires 2016

 

Valarie Conrad, OD, MPH, ARM

Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management Services
Illinois College of Optometry/Illinois Eye Institute
3241 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: (312) 949-7304
Fax: (312) 949-7349

Email: vconrad@ico.edu

Term Expires: 2014  ( Filling unexpired term of Venus Gines who resigned in January 2013).

 

Constance L Jackson, MPH President and CEO

Media Health Technologies, LLC

2626 Colt Rd. R.I.V

California, 90275

Phone: (310) 833-0474

Fax; (310) 521-9329

E-mail:  cjackson@mycaremedia.com

Term Expires:  2015

 

Marjorie R. Sable, DrPH, MSW, MPH

Professor

University of Missouri

730 Clark Hall

School of Social Work

Columbia, MO 65211-4470

Phone: 573-999-0599

Fax: (573)882-8926 

E-mail: sablem@missouri.edu

Term expires 2016

 

Staff Liaison: Karlene Baddy, MEd.

American Public Health Association

Phone: 202-777-2494

E-mail: karlene.baddy@apha.org

American Public Health Association
800 I Street, NW
Washington, DC 20001-3710
(
www.apha.org)

 

Members departing at the end of 2013

 

Venus M. Gines, MA 

CEO/Founder

Dia de la Mujer Latina Inc.

14 Sunny Vale Lane

Manvel, TYX 77578

E-mail:  VenusGines@aol.com

Term Expires:  2014

Resigned: January, 2013

 

Mildred Hunter, MSW, MPH

Regional Minority Health Coordinator

Office of Minority Health

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Region V

233 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300

Chicago , Illinois 60601

(Region V - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Phone: 312-353-1386

Fax: 312-353-7800

Toll free: 1-800-444-6472

Email: mildred.hunter@hhs.gov

Term Expires: 2013

   

2013 Roster

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2014

 

Elizabeth Barajas-Roman (new member effective Jan 1, 2013)

1901 L Street NW, Suite 300
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 621-1435 or (617) 910-6573

Fax: 202-621-1427

E-mail: e.b.roman@gmail.com

Term Expires:  2015

 

Valerie Conrad, OD, MPH, ARM

Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management Services
Illinois College of Optometry/Illinois Eye Institute
3241 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: (312) 949-7304
Fax: (312) 949-7349

Email: vconrad@ico.edu

Term Expires: 2013

   

Constance  L Jackson, MPH (new Member effective January 1, 2013)

CEO, Managing member

Media Health Technologies, LLC

904 Silver Spur Rd, Suite 510

Rolling Hills Estates

California, 90274

Phone: 310-833-0474

Email:  constancejackson@mycaremedia.com

Term Expires:  2015

 

 

Staff Liaison: Karlene Baddy, MEd.

Phone: 202-777-2494

e-mail: karlene.baddy @apha.org

American Public Health Association
800 I Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-3710
(
www.apha.org)

 

  

2012 Roster

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2014

 

Valarie Conrad, OD, MPH, ARM

Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management Services
Illinois College of Optometry/Illinois Eye Institute
3241 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: (312) 949-7304
Fax: (312) 949-7349

Email: vconrad@ico.edu

Term Expires: 2013

 

Venus M.Gines, MA 

CEO/Founder

Dia de la Mujer Latina Inc.

14 Sunny Vale Lane

Manvel, TYX 77578

Email:venusgines@gmail.com

Term Expires:  2014

 

Mildred Hunter, MSW, MPH

Regional Minority Health Coordinator

Office of Minority Health

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Region V

233 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300

Chicago , Illinois 60601

(Region V - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Phone: 312-353-1386

Fax: 312-353-7800

Toll free: 1-800-444-6472

Email: mildred.hunter@hhs.gov

Term Expires: 2013

 

   

Peter Reed, PhD, MPH

President and CEO

Center for Health Improvement

133 0 21st Street, Suite 100

S acramento , CA 95811

E -mail:  preed@chipolicy.org

Term Expires: 2012

 

Staff Liaison: Karlene Baddy, MEd.

Phone: 202-777-2494

e-mail: karlene.baddy @apha.org

American Public Health Association
800 I Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-3710
(
www.apha.org)

 

 

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2011 Roster

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2014

 

Sarah Gareau, DrPH(c), MEd, CHES
Research Associate

So uth Carolina Educational Policy Center
University of South Carolina

Suite 010 , College of Education

820 Main St .

Columbia , SC 29208

Fax: 803-777-0220

Phone: 803-777-0424
Email: gareaus@gmail.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Section: Population, Family Planning, & Reproductive Health   

 Ellen D. Mason, MD

Cook County Hospital

1 660 North Hudson Ave. Apt#3C

C hicago , IL 60614-566

Phone: (312) 689-4654

Fax: (312) 864-9579

E-mail:  elemason@aol.com

Term Expires: 2012

 

  

Peter Reed, PhD, MPH

President and CEO

Center for Health Improvement

133 0 21st Street, Suite 100

S acramento , CA 95811

E -mail:  preed@chipolicy.org

Term Expires: 2012

 

Valarie Conrad, OD, MPH, ARM

Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management Services
Illinois College of Optometry/Illinois Eye Institute
3241 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: (312) 949-7304
Fax: (312) 949-7349

Email: vconrad@ico.edu

Term Expires: 2013

 

Mildred Hunter, MSW, MPH

Regional Minority Health Coordinator

Office of Minority Health

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Region V

233 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300

Chicago , Illinois 60601

(Region V - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Phone: 312-353-1386

Fax: 312-353-7800

Toll free: 1-800-444-6472

Email: mildred.hunter@hhs.gov

Term Expires: 2013

 

New members effective January 13, 2012

Venus M.Gines, MA 

CEO/Founder

Dia de la Mujer Latina Inc.

14 Sunny Vale Lane

Manvel, TYX 77578

 

Staff Liaison: Karlene Baddy, MEd.

Phone: 202-777-2494

e-mail: karlene.baddy @apha.org

American Public Health Association
800 I Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-3710
(
www.apha.org)

 

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2010  Roster

 

APHA Committee on Women’s Rights (COWR)

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Sarah Gareau, DrPH(c), MEd, CHES
Research Associate

South Carolina Educational Policy Center
University of South Carolina

Suite 010 , College of Education

820 Main St .

Columbia , SC 29208

Fax: 803-777-0220

Phone: 803-777-0424
Email: gareaus@gmail.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Section: Population, Family Planning, & Reproductive Health   

Ellen D. Mason, MD

Cook County Hospital

1 660 North Hudson Ave. Apt#3C

C hicago , IL 60614-566

Phone: (312) 689-4654

Fax: (312) 864-9579

E-mail:  elemason@aol.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Peter Reed, PhD, MPH

President and CEO

Center for Health Improvement

133 0 21st Street, Suite 100

S acramento , CA 95811

E -mail:  preed@chipolicy.org

Term Expires: 2012

 

   

Ex-Officio Board Members 

Stacey B. Plichta, Sc.D

Professor & Chair 

School of Community and Environmental Health
Graduate Program Director, PhD Program in Health Services Research
4608 Hampton Blvd, Room 3134A
College of Health Sciences
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA  23529
Office phone: (757) 683-4259
Telephone: (757) 683-4989 
Fax: (757) 683-6333
e-mail: splichta@odu.edu

 

 

2010  Roster

 

APHA Committee on Women’s Rights (COWR)

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Sarah Gareau, DrPH(c), MEd, CHES
Research Associate

South Carolina Educational Policy Center
University of South Carolina

Suite 010 , College of Education

820 Main St .

Columbia , SC 29208

Fax: 803-777-0220

Phone: 803-777-0424
Email: gareaus@gmail.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Section: Population, Family Planning, & Reproductive Health   

 Ellen D. Mason, MD

Cook County Hospital

1 660 North Hudson Ave. Apt#3C

C hicago , IL 60614-566

Phone: (312) 689-4654

Fax: (312) 864-9579

E-mail:  elemason@aol.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Peter Reed, PhD, MPH

President and CEO

Center for Health Improvement

133 0 21st Street, Suite 100

S acramento , CA 95811

E -mail:  preed@chipolicy.org

Term Expires: 2012

 

 _______________________

 

2010  Roster

 

APHA Committee on Women’s Rights (COWR)

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS (Chair)

Assistant Professor

New York Medical College

Pleasant Valley, NY 12569

Phone: (914) 594-3717

Fax: 845-471-7906

E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Sarah Gareau, DrPH(c), MEd, CHES
Research Associate

South Carolina Educational Policy Center
University of South Carolina

Suite 010 , College of Education

820 Main St .

Columbia , SC 29208

Fax: 803-777-0220

Phone: 803-777-0424
Email: gareaus@gmail.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Section: Population, Family Planning, & Reproductive Health   

 Ellen D. Mason, MD

Cook County Hospital

1 660 North Hudson Ave. Apt#3C

C hicago , IL 60614-566

Phone: (312) 689-4654

Fax: (312) 864-9579

E-mail:  elemason@aol.com

Term Expires: 2011

 

Peter Reed, PhD, MPH

President and CEO

Center for Health Improvement

133 0 21st Street, Suite 100

S acramento , CA 95811

E -mail:  preed@chipolicy.org

Term Expires: 2012

 

   

Ex-Officio Board Members 

Stacey B. Plichta, Sc.D

Professor & Chair 

School of Community and Environmental Health
Graduate Program Director, PhD Program in Health Services Research
4608 Hampton Blvd, Room 3134A
College of Health Sciences
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA  23529
Office phone: (757) 683-4259
Telephone: (757) 683-4989 
Fax: (757) 683-6333
e-mail: splichta@odu.edu

 

Departing at end of 2010

 

Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Division of Preventive Medicine

1530 3rd Ave South MT 609

Birmingham, AL 35294-4410

Phone: (205) 975-7177

Fax: (205) 934-7959

E-mail: scarinci@uab.edu
Term Expires: 2010

 

New members effective January 13, 2011

Valerie Conrad, OD, MPH, ARM

Vice President of Compliance and Risk Management Services
Illinois College of Optometry/Illinois Eye Institute
3241 S. Michigan Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616
Phone: (312) 949-7304
Fax: (312) 949-7349

Email: vconrad@ico.edu

Term Expires: 2013

 

Mildred Hunter, MSW, MPH

Regional Minority Health Coordinator

Office of Minority Health

Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Region V

233 North Michigan Avenue, Suite 1300

Chicago , Illinois 60601

(Region V - IL, IN, MI, MN, OH, WI)

Phone: 312-353-1386

Fax: 312-353-7800

Toll free: 1-800-444-6472

Email: mildred.hunter@hhs.gov

Term Expires: 2013

 

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2009

 

Sarah Gareau, MEd, CHES
Research Associate
SC Educational Policy Center
Suite 010, College of Ed., USC
820 Main Street
Columbia, SC  29208
Telephone: (803) 777-0424
e-mail:
gareaus@gmail.com

 

Diane Hatton, RN DNSc

Diane C. Hatton, RN, DNSc
Professor
Associate Director for Research
School of Nursing
San Diego State University
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182-4158
e-mail: dhatton@mail.sdsu.edu
voice mail: 619-594-5447

 

Padmini Murthy , MD , MPH, MS
Assistant Professor
New York Medical College
27 Skidmor Road
Pleasant Valley, NY 12569
Phone: (914) 594-4250
Fax: 845-454-9820
E-mail: minimurthy@aol.com
Term Expires: 2011

 

Stacey B. Plichta, Sc.D.

Professor & Chair 

School of Community and Environmental Health
Graduate Program Director, PhD Program in Health Services Research
4608 Hampton Blvd, Room 3134A
College of Health Sciences
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA  23529
Office phone: (757) 683-4259
Telephone: (757) 683-4989 
Fax: (757) 683-6333
e-mail: splichta@odu.edu

Term Expires: 2009

 

Isabel C. Scarinci, PhD, MPH

Associate Professor of Medicine

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Division of Preventive Medicine

1530 3rd Ave South

MT 609

Birmingham , AL 35294-4410

Phone: (205) 975-7177

Fax: (205) 934-7959

E-mail: scarinci@uab.edu

Term Expires: 2010

 

Polly Parks Turner, DrPH, MPH

Texas Southern University

Polly Sparks Turner, DrPH, MPH, RPh.

4015 Glen Cove Drive

Houston, Texas  77021

Tel: (713) 747-4745
Email: pollyrx@aol.com

Term Expires: 2010

 

Ex-Officio Members

 

  

Heather M. Brandt, PhD, CHES

Assistant Professor

Department of Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior

Arnold School of Public Health

University of South Carolina

800 Sumter Street HESC 312A

Columbia, South Carolina 29208

Office Phone: 803.777.4561

Department Phone: 803.777.7096

Department Fax: 803.777.6290

email: hbrandt@sc.edu

 

Ayman El-Mohandes, MD, MPH (Executive Board Liason)

Professor of Pediatrics & Obstetrics

The George Washington University Medical Center

School of Medicine & Health Services

2121 K Street, NW

Suite 700

Washington, DC 20037

Phone: (202) 416-0415

Fax: (202) 416-0433

E-mail: sphaxe@gwumc.edu

Term Expires: 2009

Marjorie Sable, DrPH, MSW
Associate Professor and Interim Director
School of Social Work
726 Clark Hall
Columbia, MO 65211
Phone: (573) 882-4447
Fax: (573) 882-8926
Email: SableM@missouri.edu
 


Staff Liaison: Karlene Baddy, MEd.

Phone: 202-777-2494

e-mail: karlene.baddy @apha.org

American Public Health Association
800 I Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20001-3710
(
www.apha.org)