Staff Liaison: Jason Polinsky
Chair: Lisa Coscia, RN, BSN (2014)
Co-Chair: Zeshan Butt, PhD (2014)
Past Chair: Patricia Harren, DNP (2014)
Board Liaison: Rita Alloway, Pharm D (2013)
Tracy Giacoma, RN, MBA, MSN (2014)
Debra Boswell, MSN, BSN, RN (2013)
Deonna Moore, MSN, ACNP-BC (2014)
Erica Hammes, MMS, PA-C (2013)
Marian O'Rourke, RN, CCTC (2014)
Initiative: Initiate the process in the development of a white paper addressing various allied health professional positions roles (nurse, transplant pharmacists, etc.). This will involve collaborative efforts within the AST CoPs.
Timeline: To be completed by the end of 2012.
Initiative: Initiate collaborative efforts with AST COPs, other allied health groups and societies.
Initiative: Continue “mentorship program” to provide expert feedback on dissertations, abstracts, publications, etc.
Timeline: Heavy promotion in the Fall of 2012.
Initiative: Submit Program Proposals to the 2013 ATC Planning Committee
Timeline: Submit proposals by July 1, 2012.
Initiative: Nominate fellow colleagues for AST Achievement Awards
Timeline: December 2012.
Initiative: Develop and distribute a needs assessment survey.
Timeline: To be distributed by August 2012.
Initiative: Increase COP membership by twenty percent.
Timeline: By the 2013 ATC.
Initiative: Develop new website content.
Timeline: Ongoing with goal of new content by November 2012.
The American Society of Transplantation is an international organization of professionals dedicated to advancing the field of transplantation and improving patient care by promoting research, education, advocacy, and organ donation.