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MSA committees offer physicians the opportunity to be actively involved and take action on numerous scientific, legislative, administrative and other anethesia related issues. Serving on committees is also an excellent way to get to know your fellow state colleagues and become more informed on mutual issues and interests.  

Committee on Bylaws

  • Lee S. Perrin, MD, Chair
  • Nicholas M. Kiefer, MD
  • Roman Schumann, MD, FASA

Committee on Economics

  • Dennis J. McNicholl, DO
  • Jason Zhensheng Qu, MD
  • Kurt D. Gress, MD
  • Mamatha Kadiyala, MB, BS, FASA
  • Swetlana Lobachova, MD

Committee on Investments

  • David Feinstein, MD, Chair

Committee on Governmental Affairs

  • Nathan T. Jones, MD, FASA, Chair
  • Sheila Barnett, MD, BSC, FASA
  • David L. Hepner, MD, MPH, FASA
  • Maurice F. Joyce, MD, MED, FASA
  • Mamatha Kadiyala, MB, BS, FASA
  • Swetlana Lobachova, MD
  • Fred E. Shapiro, DO, FASA
  • Mary Ann Vann, MD, FASA

Judicial Committee

  • James S. Gessner, MD, Chair
  • Robert A. Peterfreund, MD, PHD
  • Jeffry B. Brand, MD, FACA
  • Lena E. Dohlman, MD, MPH
  • Michael T. Bailin, MD

Committee on Nominations

  • Nicholas M. Kiefer, MD, Chair
  • Maitriyi J. Shah, MD
  • Nathan T. Jones, MD, FASA

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee consist of the elected officers of the Society and the Director and Alternate Director from Massachusetts to the American Society of Anesthesiologists.

Committee on Programs

  • Richard D. Urman, MD, MBA, Chair
  • Lena E. Dohlman, MD, MPH
  • Kay Leissner, MD
  • Lee S. Perrin, MD
  • J. Matthias Walz, MD
  • Roman Schumann, MD, FASA
  • Marc Philip T. Pimentel, MD
  • Sundar K. Rengasamy, MD
  • Mamatha Kadiyala, MB, BS, FASA
  • Fred E. Shapiro, DO, FASA
  • Jason Zhensheng Qu, MD
  • Alexandra N. Cole, MD, Adjunct

Committee on Public Education

  • Fred E. Shapiro, DO, FASA, Chair
  • J. Aaron Scott, DO, FASA
  • Sundar K. Rengasamy, MD

Committee on Publications

  • Nikhil Thakkar, MD, Chair, Editor
  • Jason Zhensheng Qu, MD
  • Mohammed A. Issa, CHB, MB
  • Ami M. Karkar, MD
  • Ala Nozari, MD, PHD, FASA
  • Amer Tabba, MD
  • Ntesi A. Asimi, MD
  • Cathie T. Jones, MD, FASA
  • Thomas J. Lambert, MD
  • Danielle Levin, MD

Sub-Committee, Website

  • David Feinstein, MD, Chair

Committee on Resident and Fellow Affairs (CORFA)

  • Joshua Hubert, MD, Co-chair
  • David J. Oh, DO, Co-chair

Interested in MSA Committees?

To read more about the responsibilities of MSA committee members, see the MSA Bylaws.

To join an MSA committee simply  Click here to apply or email us at maanesthesiologists@mms.org.

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