BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Joel Steelman, MD
President

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Cook's Children Hospital. Fort Worth, Texas

Emily L. Germain-Lee, MD
Vice President

Chief, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Catherine Metzinger, AAS.RN.CDE
Treasurer

Health First Medical Group

Melbourne, FL

Kent Reifschneider, MD

Secretary

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Children's Hospital of the Kings Daughters
Norfolk, Virginia

Amrit Bhangoo, MD

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Children's Hospital of Orange County, CA

Sasigarn A. Bowden, MD

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Marco Danon, MD

Pediatric Endocrinologist

Miami Children Hospital, FL

Oscar Escobar, MD
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

Linda Hunt

TV/Film Actress

"NCSI: Los Angeles"

Juan D. Mejia-Otero, MD
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Arkansas Children’s Hospital

Anil Piya, MD
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Children’s Endocrinology & Diabetes Center

 Savannah, GA

Natavut Punyasavatsut, MD

Associate Professor of Pediatrics

Morehouse School of Medicine

Scottish Rite Pediatric & Adolescent Consultants 

Children Healthcare of Atlanta

Angela R. Verardo, MD
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Dr. Joel Steelman
Dr. Emily Germain-Lee
Catherine Metzinger
Dr. Kent Reifschneider
Dr. Amrit Bhangoo
Dr. Sasigarn Bowden
Dr. Marco Danon
Dr. Oscar Escobar
Linda Hunt
Dr. Juan Mejia-Otero
Dr. Anil Piya
Dr. Nat Punyasavatsut
Dr. Angela Verardo
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IMMEDIATE PAST PRESIDENTS

Dr. Pisit Pitukcheewanont
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2011-2020

Pisit (Duke) Pitukcheewanont, MD

Vice President of Global Medical Ambassador

& Medical Education

Ascendis Pharma, Inc.

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics

The Keck School of University of Southern California,

Children's Hospital of Los Angeles

2006-2011

D. 2017

Past President 

Professor of Pediatrics,

 University of South Florida

Pediatric Endocrinologist,

Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital.

Dr. Frank Diamond
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2000-2006

D. 2015

Past President

Professor of Pediatrics and Medical Humanities,

 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences,

Chief of Pediatric Endocrinology 

Pediatric Endocrinologist ,

Arkansas Children's Hospital 

Dr. Stephen Kemp
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STAFF

Patricia Costa
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Executive Director

Office Manager

Amalia Mathless
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Director of Development & Communications

Daphne Plump
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