NFID Announces 2019-2020 Board of Directors
The NFID Executive Committee includes Joseph A. Bocchini, Jr., MD, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, President; Walter A. Orenstein, MD, Emory Vaccine Center, Immediate Past-President; Kevin Rooney, Beacon Consulting Group, Treasurer; Patricia A. Stinchfield, RN, MS, CPNP, CIC, Children’s Minnesota, Vice President; H.Keipp B.Talbot, MD, MPH, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Secretary; and Patricia N. Whitley-Williams, MD, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, President-Elect.
Additional members of the 2019-2020 NFID Board of Directors are listed below. As the governing body, the Board of Directors establishes the strategic direction for NFID, ensures that annual goals are met, and provides financial oversight.
Beth P. Bell, MD, MPH, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (Retired)
Cristina Cassetti, PhD, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health, NFID Federal Liaison
Sara E. Cosgrove, MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
RichardJ.Duma, MD, PhD, NFID Director Emeritus
Jeffery A. Goad, PharmD, MPH, Chapman University School of Pharmacy
Ruth Lynfield, MD, Minnesota Department of Health
Kathleen M. Neuzil, MD, MPH, Center for Vaccine Development, University of Maryland School of Medicine
Cynthia Pellegrini, March of Dimes
William Schaffner, MD (Ex-Officio), NFID Medical Director
Marla Dalton, PE, CAE (Ex-Officio), NFID Executive Director and CEO
About the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases
Founded in 1973, the National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to educating the public and healthcare professionals about the burden, causes, prevention, diagnosis, and treatmentof infectious diseases across the lifespan. Visit www.nfid.org for more information.