Clinical Advisory Board

Lynn Garrick

Staff Liaison

Daniel J. Driscoll, M.D., PH.D.

Chairperson
Professor of Pediatrics and Genetics
University of Florida Health Science Center
Gainesville, FL

David M. Agarwal, M.D.

Vascular and Interventional Radiologist
Indiana University School of Medicine
Indianapolis, IN

Moris Angulo, M.D.

Endocrinologist and Geneticist
Department of Pediatrics
Winthrop University Hospital
Mineola, NY

Suzanne B. Cassidy, M.D.

Medical Geneticist & Pediatrician
University of California
San Francisco, CA

Marilyn Dumont-Driscoll, M.D., PH.D.

Associate Professor, General Pediatrics
University of Florida Health Science Center
Gainesville, FL

Janice Forster, M.D.

Psychiatrist, Pittsburgh Partnership
Pittsburgh, PA

Linda Gourash, M.D.

Development Pediatrician
Pittsburgh Partnership
Pittsburgh, PA

Roxann Gross, PH.D., CCC-SLP

The Children's Institute
Assistant Professor
University of Pittsburgh

James Loker, M.D.

Pediatric Cardiologist
Bronson Methodist Children's Hospital
Kalamazoo, MI

Jennifer Miller, M.D., M.S.

Endocrinologist
University of Florida, College of Medicine
Gainesville, FL

Sue Myers, M.D.

Endocrinologist
St. Louis University
St. Louis, MO

Todd R. Porter, M.D., M.S.P.H.

Pediatrician
Children's Hospital Colorado
Aurora, CO

Ann Scheimann, M.D., M.B.A.

Gastroenterologist
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Harold J. Van Bosse, M.D.

Orthopedic Surgeon
Shriner's Hospital for Children
Philadelphia, PA

Barbara Y. Whitman, PH.D.

Development Pediatrics
St. Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Professional Providers Advisory Board

Stacy Ward

Staff Liaison

Mary K. Ziccardi

Co-Chair
REM, Ohio

Patrice Carroll, L.C.S.W.

Co-Chair
Latham Centers
Brewster, MA

Marguerite Rupnow

Prader-Willi Homes
Dousman, WI

BJ Goff, ED, D.

Professor
Westfield State University, MA

Mark Lister

ABA Associates
Gainesville, FL

PWS Adult Advisory Board

Kate Kane

Co-Chair
Maryland

Trevor Ryan

California

Abbott Philson

Co-Chair
Maine

Shawn Cooper

Emeritus Member
Georgia

Victor Penta

Arizona

Brook Fuller

Emeritus Member
Michigan

Conor Heybach

Emeritus Member
Illinois

Andy Maurer

Emeritus Member
South Carolina

Scientific Advisory Board

Suzanne B. Cassidy, M.D.

Medical Geneticist & Pediatrician
Division of Medical Genetics
Department of Pediatrics
University of California
San Francisco, CA

Mary Cataletto, M.D.

Pulmonologist
Prader-Willi Center
Winthrop University Hospital
Mineola, NY

Anastasia Dimitropoulos, PH.D.

Assistant Professor, Psychology
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH

Paige Rivard, MBA

Prader-Willi Syndrome Association | USA, CEO

Elisabeth M. Dykens, PH.D.

Professor of Psychiatry
Kennedy Center - Vanderbilt University
Nashville, TN

Andrea M. Haqq, MD, MHS, FRCP(C), FAAP

Chairperson
Associate Professor
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
University of Alberta, Edmonton
Alberta, Canada

Ann Manzardo, PH.D.

Kansas University Medical Center
Kansas City, KS

Merlin G. Butler, M.D., Ph.D., FFACMG

Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Director, Research and Genetics
Director, Genetics Clinic at The University of Kansas Health System

Robert Nicholls, D.PHIL.

Professor of Genetic Psychiatry
Director, Birth Defects Laboratories
Division of Genetics
Department of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA

Stefan Stamm, PH.D.

University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

David A. Stevenson, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Medical Genetics
Stanford University, Stanford, CA

Rachel Wevrick, PH.D.

Department of Medical Genetics
University of Alberta, Edmonton
Alberta, Canada

Jessica Duis, M.D., M.S.

Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Pediatric Genetics

Barbara Y. Whitman, PH.D.

Department of Pediatrics
St. Louis University School of Medicine
St. Louis, MO

Deepan Singh, MD, FAPA

Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY

Vice-Chair of Ambulatory Psychiatry Services

Special Education Advisory Board

Stacy Ward

Staff Liaison

Amy McTighe, PH.D.

Chair
Director of Care Coordination
The Children's Institute

BJ Goff, PH.D.

Professor of Special Education
Westfield State University

Brittni Kliment

Director of Program Marketing and Admissions
Latham Centers, MA

Mary K. Ziccardi

Regional Director
The Mentor Network