Board of Directors

2013-2014 Board of Directors

ASE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

President (term expires June 2014)
Benjamin F. Byrd III, MD, FASE
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Nashville, TN
Email: president@asecho.org

President-Elect (term expires June 2014)
Neil J. Weissman, MD, FASE
MedStar Research Institute, Washington Hospital Center
Washington, DC

Vice President (term expires June 2014)
Susan E. Wiegers, MD, FASE
Temple University School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 

Treasurer (term expires June 2015)
Sherif F. Nagueh MD, FASE
Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
Houston, TX

Secretary (term expires June 2015)
Kenneth D. Horton, RCS, RDCS, FASE
Intermountain Healthcare
Riverton, UT

Member-at-Large (term expires June 2015)

Joe Kreeger, RCCS, RDCS, FASE
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Duluth, GA  

Immediate Past President (term expires June 2014)
Patricia A. Pellikka, MD, FASE
Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 

DIRECTORS

(Terms expire June 2014)

Wyman W. Lai, MD, MPH, FASE
New York-Presbyterian/Columbia
New York, NY

Margaret M. Park, BS, RDCS, RVT, FASE 
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, Ohio

Lawrence G. Rudski, MD, FASE
Jewish General Hospital
Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Marielle Scherrer-Crosbie, MD, PhD, FASE
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Gabriella Monet Strachan, RDCS, FASE
UCSD Medical Center
San Diego, CA

(Terms expire June 2015)

David H. Forst, MD, FASE
Beaumont Health System
Birmingham, MI

Kathryn E. Glas, MD, FASE
Emory University Hospital
Atlanta, GA

Richard A. Palma, BS, RDCS, RCS, APS, FASE
St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Hartford, Connecticut

Partho P. Sengupta, MBBS, MD, DM, FASE
The Mount Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

Matt M. Umland, RDCS, FASE
Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, WI

(Terms expire June 2016)
Meryl S. Cohen, MD, FASE
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Sunil Mankad, MD, FASE
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
Rochester, MN

Sue D. Phillip, RCS, FASE
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD

Juan Carlos Plana, MD, FASE
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

Brad J. Roberts, BS, RCS, RDCS, FASE
Baylor Research Institute
Dallas, TX

PAST PRESIDENTS – EX-OFFICIO

Harvey Feigenbaum, MD, FASE
Krannert Institute of Cardiology
Indianapolis, IN

Richard L. Popp, MD, FASE
Palo Alto, CA

Walter L. Henry, MD, FASE
Innovative Health Solutions
Newport Beach, CA

Joseph A. Kisslo, MD, FASE
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Anthony N. DeMaria, MD, FASE  
University of California at San Diego Medical Center
San Diego, CA

David J. Sahn, MD, FASE
Oregon Health Sciences University
Portland, OR

Alfred F. Parisi, MD, FASE
Osterville, MA

Arthur E. Weyman, MD, FASE
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Julius M. Gardin, MD, FASE
Hackensack University Medical Center
Hackensack, NJ

Alan S. Pearlman, MD, FASE
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Richard E. Kerber, MD, FASE
University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA

Harry Rakowski, MD, FASE
The Toronto Hospital
Toronto, ON, Canada

Pamela S. Douglas, MD, FASE
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC

Randolph P Martin MD, FASE
Piedmont Heart Institute
Atlanta, GA

Linda D. Gillam, MD, FASE
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, NY

Bijoy K. Khandheria, MBBS, FASE
Aurora Health Care
Milwaukee, WI

Michael H. Picard, MD, FASE
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Thomas Ryan, MD, FASE
Director, Ohio State University Heart Center
Columbus, Ohio

William Zoghbi, MD, FASE
Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
Houston, TX

Roberto Lang, MD, FASE
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Sanjiv Kaul, MD, FASE
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, OR

James D. Thomas, MD, FASE
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

COUNCIL CHAIRS

Council on Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease
Term expires June 2015:  Leo Lopez, MD, FASE

Council on Perioperative Echocardiography
Term expires June 2015:  Madhav Swaminathan MD, FASE

Council on Cardiovascular Sonography
Term expires June 2015:  Elizabeth F. McIlwain, MHS, RDCS, RCS, FASE

Council on Vascular Ultrasound
Term expires June 2015:  Naomi Hamburg MD, FASE
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Robin Wiegerink, MNPL
American Society of Echocardiography
2100 Gateway Centre Blvd., Suite 310
Morrisville, NC  27560
Tel: 919.297.7164; Fax: 919.882.9900
Email:  rwiegerink@asecho.org