Advisory Council for Kansas Newborn Screening


Next Meeting is Scheduled For:

Date: September 19, 2019
Time: 10am – 2pm
Locale: KAAMCO


Council Charter

Charter of the Kansas Advisory Council on Newborn Screening

Voting Members

Grace Brouillette, DO
Pediatrician
KU Medical Center

Merlin Butler, MD, Phd
Medical Genetics
KU Medical Center

Jennifer Gannon, MD
Pediatric Genetics - Council Vice Chair
Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics

Selina Gierer, MD
Pediatric Allergy and Immunology
KU Medical Center

Kenneth Goertz, MD
Pediatric Cardiologist
KU Medical Center

Shobana Kubendran, MBBS, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor - Council Chair
Wesley Medical Center

Vance Lassey, MD
Family Medicine
Holton, KS

Michelle Leeker
Parent Advocate
Baldwin City, KS

Michael Lewis, MD
Cystic Fibrosis Consultant
Kansas City, KS

Karey Padding
Parent Advocate
Andover, KS

Susan Pence, MD
Pediatrician
Pittsburg, KS

William Randall Reed, MD
Neonatologist
Wesley Medical Center

Michelle Ruebke, CPM
Midwife Liason
Newton, KS

Dee Spade, DO
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Wichita, KS

Deborah Stern, RN, JD
Kansas Hospital Association
Topeka, KS

Jean Stork, MS, RD, LD
Registered Dietitian
KU Medical Center

Meghan Strenk, MS, CGC
Medical Ethics
Children's Mercy Hospitals & Clinics

Jakica Tancabelic, MD
Pediatric Hematologist
Cotton-O'Neil Clinic

Julie Wellner, RN
KU Pediatric Clinic
Wichita, KS