Public Affairs & Advocacy Committee

The Public Affairs & Advocacy Committee works with NASPGHAN leaders, our Washington advocate and other NASPGHAN members to identify and advocate for policy issues of importance to pediatric gastroenterologists and their patients and to mobilize NASPGHAN mebers, patients and allied organizations to influence legislation and regulation.

Amethyst Kurbegov, MD, Chair
Denver, CO

  • Amer Al-Nimr MD, Lebanon, NH
  • Alan Baldridge MD, Minneapolis, MN
  • Camille Bonta, Washington, DC - Staff
  • Gisela Chelimsky MD, Milwaukee, WI 
  • Laurie Conklin MD, Washington, DC
  • Mark Gilger MD, San Antonio, TX
  • Benjamin Gold MD, Atlanta, GA
  • Kerri Gosselin MD, Worcester, MA
  • Sanjiv Harpavat MD, PhD, Bellaire, TX
  • Bridget Hron MD, Milton, MA
  • Alexander Koral MD, Bronx, NY
  • Danielle Orsagh-Yentis MD, Columbus, OH
  • Bonney Reed-Knight PhD, Atlanta, GA
  • Bryan Rudolph MD, Englewood, NJ
  • Maryam Shambayati DO, Oklahoma, OK
  • Arunjot Singh MD, MPH, New York, NY
  • Michael Stephens MD, Rochester, MN
  • Rajitha Venkatesh MD ,Boston, MA
  • Carmyn Zoller RD, LDN, CSP,CNSC, Chicago IL