Communities of Practice

Pediatric Community of Practice (PCOP)

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2016-2017 Executive Committee

Staff Liaison: Anne Kreiss (akreiss@myAST.org)

Chair: Jens Goebel
Co-Chair: Beau Kelly
Past Chair: Simon Horslen
Board Liaison: Sharon Bartosh
Deborah Ann Andersen
Joshua Blatter
Beverly Kosmach-Park
Kyle Soltys
Priya Verghese
Trainee: Krupa Mysore


2016-2017 Initiatives

  • Complete ongoing projects with several workgroups (website and transition)
  • Proposed pediatric sessions for ATC 2016
  • Update and expand the community's (and Society's) advocacy for living donation
  • Review mission statement and continue advancement according to strategic plan
  • Continue to build online repository on hub site
  • Nominate candidates for AST Board and COP leadership roles
  • Encourage members to join other COPs and committees as pediatric liaisons
  • Enhance member access and involvement via the COP's hub site and a quarterly newsletter