Massachusetts Child Health Quality Coalition Members as of August 1, 2014

Organization Name Member Name and Title
Affiliated Pediatric Practices

Shelly Bernstein, MD

Baystate Health

John Schreiber, MD
Chief Physician Executive and President, Baystate Medical Practices

Baystate Mason Square Neighborhood Health Center

Andrew Balder, MD
Pediatrician; Senior Medical Director, BMC HealthNet Plan

Blue Cross Blue Shield of MA

Tony Dodek, MD
Vice President, Medical Quality and Strategy; Associate Chief Medical Officer

Boston Children's Hospital

Kathy Jenkins, MD, MPH
Senior Vice-President, Chief Safety and Quality Officer

Boston Children's Hospital - Children's Hospital Integrated Care Organization (CHICO)

Barry Zallen, MD, FAAP
Chief Medical Officer

Boston Medical Center

Barry Zuckerman, MD
Professor of Pediatrics

Boston Public Health Commission

Deborah Allen, ScD
Director, Bureau of Child, Adolescent and Family Health

Cambridge Health Alliance/Windsor Street Health Center

Greg Hagan, MD
Chief of Pediatrics

Center for Health Information and Analysis (CHIA)

Kristina Philipson
Director of Quality

Community Catalyst

Amy Rosenthal
Director, External Affairs & Policy

DentaQuest Institute

Mark Doherty, DMD
Executive Director

Department of Mental Health

Marcia Fowler, MA, JD

Heather Strother (alt)
MA State Innovation Model Grant Project Manager Division of Child and Adolescent Services Massachusetts

Department of Public Health

Ron Benham
Director, Family Health and Nutrition

Jean Zotter, JD
Director, Office of Integrated Policy, Planning and Management

Family Leaders

Lisa Jennings

Jeanne Clapper
Family Leader and Family Support Coordinator, Home First Program, HMEA

Federation for Children with Special Needs

Rich Robison
Executive Director

Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center

Elisabeth Schainker, MD
Director, Division Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Franciscan Hospital for Children

Jane O'Brien, MD
Chief Medical Officer

Harvard School of Public Health

Marie McCormick, MD, ScD
Professor of Maternal and Child Health; Dept. of Society, Human Development and Health

Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates/Atrius Health

Daniel Slater, MD
Specialty Director for Pediatrics

Health Care for All

Matt Noyes
Director of Government Relations

Holyoke Health Center, Inc.

Jacqueline Spain, MD
Medical Director

MA Association of Behavioral Health Systems

Dave Matteodo
Executive Director

MA Chapter American Academy of Pediatrics

Greg Hagan, MD
Former President; Cheif, Department of Pediatrics, Cambridge Health Alliance

MA Chapter, National Association of Social Workers

Carol Trust, LICSW
Executive Director

MA Coalition of Nurse Practitioners

Colleen Kochman, RN, MSN, CPNP
Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at 1880 Beacon Street

MA Psychological Association

Michael Goldberg, PhD
Director of Professional Affairs

Kelly Champion, PhD

Massachusetts Academy of Family Physicians

Deborah Dreyfus, MD
Physician, Boston Medical Center

Massachusetts Health Quality Partners

Barbra Rabson
President and CEO

Massachusetts Hospital Association

David Smith, MHSA
Senior Director, Health Data Analysis and Research

Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers

Joan Pernice, RNC, MS
Director, Clinical Health Affairs

Patricia Edraos, MPH, JD
Health Resources/Policy Director

Massachusetts School Nurse Association

Kathleen Hassey, BSN, MEd
Director, School Health Institute; Northeastern School of Nursing

Mass Family Voices at the Federation for Children with Special Needs

Bonnie Thompson
CHIPRA Grant Family Leader

Mass General Hospital for Children

Esther Israel, MD
Director Inpatient Quality and Safety, QA Chair for Pediatrics


Carolyn Langer, MD, JD, MPH
Chief Medical Officer; Director, Office of Clinical Affairs

Dental Director

MassHealth Office of Behavioral Health

Chris Counihan

Mass NAPNAP (Pediatric Nurse Practioners)

Linda Malone, DNP, CPNP
President; Assistant Clinical Professor, Northeastern School of Nursing

National Institute for Children's Health Quality


New England Quality Care Alliance

Michael Vogler, MD

Office of Disability Policies and Programs, EOHHS

Rosalie Edes
Deputy Assistant Secretary

Cynthia Miller (alt)
Director of Interagency Disability Planning and Placement

Parent/Professional Advocacy League

Lisa Lambert
Executive Director

Partners for a Healthier Community

Frank Robinson, PhD
Executive Director

South Boston Community Health Center

Nisha Thakrar, MD
Medical Director

Tufts University

Francine Jacobs, EdD
Assoc Professor, Dept. of Child Development/ Dept. of Urban and Environmental Policy and Planning

UMass Medical School

Mary Lee, MD
Chair, Department of Pediatrics

UMass Memorial Health Care - Children's Medical Center

Angela Beeler, MD
Division Chief, General Pediatrics

Worcester Dept. of Public Health

Derek Brindisi

YMCA of Greater Boston

Joann Donnelly, MA, BCC
Executive Director of Healthy Living and Chronic Disease Programs

At Large Members

Carole Allen, MD
District Chair and Board, AAP; Commissioner, Health Policy Commission (HPC)

Beth Dworetzky
Assistant Director, Catalyst Center, Boston University School of Public Health