Charge: To obtain diversity among the identified topic experts to facilitate a thorough review of the available evidence. Guidelines produced through the efforts of this committee will be based on the best current medical evidence and expert opinions.
Monisha Kumar MD, Co-Chair
Molly McNett RN, PhD, Co-Chair
Charge: Recruitment of society members and ensuring the retention of these members through the offering of services that meet their needs. The committee advises the President and the board on membership policies and oversees programs for the recruitment of new members and retention of existing members. The committee assists in interpreting, informing and implementing board policy as it relates to membership. The committee provides advice and recommendations relating to the development of each year’s operating plan and budget on matters related to the committee’s jurisdiction.
Wade Smith, MD, PhD, FNCS, Chair
Charge: Responsible for ensuring the NCS Board of Directors has multidisciplinary representation
Edward Manno, Md, FNCS, Chair
Charge: To grow, strengthen, and diversify the nursing voice within NCS.
Briana Witherspoon, NP, Chair
Karen March, RN, MN, CCRN, CNRN, Chair-elect
Charge: To grow, strengthen, and diversify the pharmacy voice within NCS.
Eljim Tesoro, PharmD, BCPS, Chair
Jason Makii, MBA, PharmD, Chair-elect
Navaz Karanjia, MD, Chair
Asma Moheet, MD, Chair-elect
Charge: To create, maintain, and execute the Neurocritical Care Clinical Trials Network (or Consortium). This is in line with the NIH roadmap effort to reengineer the clinical research enterprise (Zerhouni E. Medicine. The NIH Roadmap.Science 2003; 302:63-72).
Susanne Muehlschlegel, MD, MPH, FNCS, FCCM, Chair
Chethan Venkatasubba Rao, MD, Chair
Research Training Fellowship Taskforce
Jonathan Rosand, MD, MSC, FNCS, Chair
Charge: To plan and conduct advocacy endeavors to promote the work of neurocritical care professionals, and to improve the general public’s knowledge and recognition of neurocritical care in fulfillment of the Neurocritical Care Society’s mission and vision.
Anand Venkatraman, MD, Chair
Alexis Steinberg, MD, Chair-elect
Charge: To develop the scientific sessions of the Annual Meeting.
Wendy Ziai, MD, Chair
Kevin Sheth MD, FNCS, Co-Chair
WINCC (Women in Neurocritical Care)
Charge: To discuss how women can succeed in this emerging medical subspecialty.
Susana Bowling, MD, Chair
iana Greene-Chandos, MD, Chair-elect