Medical Advisory Board

Classification: Emeritus

ISNA’s Medical Advisory Board included some of the nation’s leading experts in pediatric endocrinology, urology, general pediatrics, nursing, psychiatry, psychology, social work, and bioethics.

Joel Frader, M.D. Chair
Professor of Pediatrics, Children’s Memorial Hospital
Professor of Medical Humanities and Bioethics,
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Arlene Baratz, M.D.
Assistant Professor, Radiology
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Charlotte Boney, M.D.
Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism
Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, RI

David R. Brown, M.D.
Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism
Minneapolis, MN

Rebecca V. Burr
Genetic Counselor
Cook County Hospital
Chicago, IL

William Byne, M.D.
Department of Psychiatry
Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

Anita Catlin, DNSc, FNP, FAAN
Ethics Consultant
Rohnert Park, CA

Tod Chambers, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Bioethics and Medical Humanities and of Medicine
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Chicago, IL

Howard Devore, Ph.D.
Psychologist
San Francisco, CA

Ellen Feder, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Philosophy and Religion
American University
Washington, DC

Kaye Fichman, M.D.
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Kaiser Permanente Medical Group
San Rafael, CA

Sallie M. Foley, ACSW
School of Social Work
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor MI

Philip A. Gruppuso, M.D.
Professor of Pediatrics
Director, Pediatric Endocrinology
Rhode Island Hospital and Brown University
Providence, RI

Katrina A. Karkazis, PhD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Center for Biomedical Ethics
Stanford University

Arlene Istar Lev, LCSW
Social Worker and Family Therapist
SUNY Albany and Choices Counseling and Consulting
Albany, New York

Barbara Neilson, MSW, Res. Dip. S.W., RSW
Urology Social Worker
The Hospital for Sick Children
Toronto, ON CANADA

John M. Park, M.D.
Pediatric Urology
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI

Sharon Preves, Ph.D.
Medical Sociologist
Hamline University
Saint Paul, MN

Charmian A. Quigley, MBBS
Senior Clinical Research Physician
Lilly Research Laboratories
Indianapolis, IN

William G. Reiner, M.D.
Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Oklahoma City, OK

David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
School of Medicine & Biomedical Sciences
University at Buffalo, The State University of New York
Buffalo, NY

Justine Schober, M.D.
Pediatric Urologist
Erie, PA

Norman P. Spack, M.D.
Clinical Director, Endocrine Division
Children’s Hospital Boston
Boston, MA

Eric Vilain, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Urology and Human Genetics
UCLA Department of Urology
Los Angeles, CA

Nina Williams, Psy.D.
Licensed Psychologist, Psychological Consultants PC
Adjunct Associate Professor
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Highland Park, NJ

Bruce E. Wilson, M.D.
Pediatric Endocrinology
DeVos Children’s Hospital
Grand Rapids, MI