Committees

 

2019 Award Committee

 Committee provides development, oversight and selection of the six IAPHS awards offered at each annual meeting.

Lorna Thorpe (Chair), NYUMC
Allison Aiello (Board Liaison), University North Carolina, Chapel Hill

2019 Blog Editorial Board

Members advise on themes and strategies for the blog, author posts, and recruit other authors to participate in the blog. 

Danya Keene (Blog Editor), Yale University
JoAnne Dyer (Blog Manager)

2019 Communications Committee

Responsible for developing and implementing an overall communications strategy for IAPHS as well as for the content and timeliness of the IAPHS website, blog, social media, and newsletter.

Fred Zimmerman (Co-Chair), University of California, Los Angeles
Dustin Duncan (Co-Chair), NYU School of Medicine

2019 Finance Committee

A subcommittee of the Board responsible for overseeing IAPHS financial activities; recommending an annual budget; recommending levels of membership, conference, and other fees.

Sarah Stoddard, University of Michigan

2020 Meeting Program Committee

Develops the themes and program for annual conferences.

Jennifer Karas Montez, Syracuse University
Shannon Monnat,
Syracuse University

2019 Membership Committee

Responsible for developing and overseeing IAPHS activities to expand and maintain membership and to promote diversity in its membership and leadership.

Anjum Hajat (Co-Chair), University of Washington
Hedwig (Hedy) Lee (Co-Chair), University of Washington

2019 Mentoring Committee

Oversees the IAPHS Mentoring Program established in 2019 to meets the needs of members – at any career stage – who could use advice on professional development issues.

Christine Bachrach (Co-Chair), University of Maryland

2019 Nominations Committee

Coordinates the process of developing diversity goals for nominations for leadership positions in IAPHS, preparing nominations for elected officers and Board members, and supervising IAPHS elections.

Bruce Link (Chair), University of California, Riverside

2020 Professional Development Committee

Oversees and guides the professional development activities for the organization.  Activities could include webinars, annual meeting sessions, workshops, and membership surveys.

Coming Soon – 2020

2019 Publications Committee

An ad hoc committee charged with considering the costs, benefits and viability of an IAPHS journal and other related options.

Rich Carpiano (Chair), University of California, Riverside

2019 Student Working Group

Working group represents student members of IAPHS. The groups focus is to generate opportunities, at the annual conference and throughout the year, which provide professional development resources for student members.

Allen Mallory (Chair), University of Texas