NCCHC is supported by the major national organizations representing the fields of health, law, and corrections.

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Each supporting organization names a liaison to the NCCHC Board of Representatives. 

* indicates member of the Governance Board

Supporting Organization

     

Board Liaison

Academy of Correctional Health Professionals       Jayne Russell, MEd, CCHP-A *
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics       Barbara A. Wakeen, MA, RDN, CCHP
American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry       Elizabeth Lowenhaupt, MD, CCHP
American Academy of Family Physicians       Jeffrey J. Alvarez, MD, CCHP-P, CCHP-A *
American Academy of PAs       Peter C. Ober, JD, PA-C, CCHP
American Academy of Pediatrics       Paula Braverman, MD
American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law       Joseph V. Penn, MD, CCHP-MH * (chair)
American Association of Nurse Practitioners       Jennifer Clifton, DNP, FNP-BC, CCHP
American Bar Association       Patricia Blair, JD, PhD, CCHP-RN, CCHP-A *
American College of Correctional Physicians       Keith Ivens, MD
American College of Emergency Physicians       Eileen Couture, DO, RN, CCHP-P
American College of Healthcare Executives       Samuel L. Soltis, PhD, MHA, CCHP * (chair-elect)
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists       Carolyn Sufrin, MD, PhD
American College of Physicians       Newton Kendig, MD
American College of Preventive Medicine       Sylvie R. Stacy, MD, MPH, CCHP
American Counseling Association       Nancy B. White, MA, LPC * (treasurer)
American Dental Association       Capt. Michael Johnson, DDS, MPH
American Health Information Management Association       Pauline Marcussen, DHA, RHIA, CCHP * (secretary)
American Jail Association       Oscar Aviles, CJM, CCE, CCHP
American Medical Association       Liaison pending
American Nurses Association       Mary Muse, MS, RN, CCHP-RN, CCHP-A
American Osteopathic Association       George J. Pramstaller, DO, CCHP
American Pharmacists Association       Liaison pending
American Psychiatric Association       Debra A. Pinals, MD
American Psychological Association       Thomas J. Fagan, PhD, CCHP-MH *
American Public Health Association       Alison O. Jordan, MSW, LCSW
American Society of Addiction Medicine       Kevin Fiscella, MD, MPH, CCHP
International Association for Correctional and Forensic Psychology       Edwin I. Megargee, PhD, CCHP
National Association of Counties       Christopher T. Rodgers, MPA, MBA
National Association of Social Workers       Melvin H. Wilson, MBA, LCSW
National Medical Association       Wendi R. Wills El-Amin, MD
National Partnership for Juvenile Services       Carol Cramer Brooks, MPA
National Sheriffs' Association       Sheriff Heath Taylor
Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine       Robert E. Morris, MD, CCHP-P *
(immediate past chair