Thank you, 2019 Examination Committee!

Posted: 2/21/2020

ABPD would like to recognize and give thanks to the 2019 Examination Committee for their time, support and dedication to the field of pediatric dentistry!

 

The Examination Committee (EC) was formed to ensure that our examinations test the Candidates' in-depth knowledge of the specialty of pediatric dentistry. Depending on the committee assignment, members develop items for the Qualifying Examination or the Renewal of Certification examination, assist in the development of vignettes for the Oral Clinical Examination, or create the Continuous Quality Improvement modules for the Renewal of Certification Process.


Examination Committee Chair:
Leila Younger, Barrington, IL

Qualifying Examination Committee:
Board Liaison: Dorothy Pang, San Francisco, CA
Chair: Anupama Tate, Washington DC
Vice Chair: Rochelle "Shelley" Lindemeyer, Philadelphia, PA

Oral Clinical Examination Committee:
Board Liaisons: E. LaRee Johnson, Raleigh, NC and Marcio Guelmann, Gainesville, FL
Chair: ​Edward Ginsberg, Baltimore, MD

Renewal of Certification Process Committee:
Board Liaison: Gregory Olson, Houston, TX
Chair: Andrea Gonzales, Flower Mound, TX
Vice Chair: Nancy Rajchel, Mechanicsburg, PA

Examination Committee (EC) Members

  • Shreekrishna Akilesh - Phoenix, AZ
  • Mira Albert, Hinsdale, IL
  • Mona Al-Sane - Kuwait
  • Alexander Alcaraz - Sierra Madre, CA
  • Homa Amini - Columbus, OH
  • Mark Boone - Virginia Beach, VA
  • Ann Bynum - Simpsonville, SC
  • Jorge Caceda - Monroe Twp, NJ
  • Erica Caffrey - Kensington, MD
  • David Ciesla - Greenwood, AR
  • Neeta Chandwani - Lexington, MA
  • Willie Chao - FPO, AP
  • Judith Chin - Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Richard Cohen - Niles, MI
  • James Coll - York, PA
  • Matthew Cooke - Pittsburgh, PA
  • Maria Cordero-Ricardo - Philadelphia, PA
  • Jennifer Criss, Nacogdoches, TX
  • Yasmi Crystal - Bound Brook, NJ
  • Jennifer Cully, Cincinnati, OH
  • Vineet Dhar - Ellicott City, MD
  • Hani Eid - Longview, WA
  • Shahrbanoo Fadavi - Chicago, IL
  • Roopa Gandhi - Aurora, CO
  • Matthew Geneser - Iowa City, IA
  • Edward Ginsberg - Baltimore, MD
  • Elizabeth Gosnell - Cincinnati, OH
  • Jennifer Hargleroad - Fort Collins, CO
  • Sharon Hill - Dallas, TX
  • Cynthia Hipp - Charleston, SC
  • Brian Hodgson - Milwaukee, WI
  • Craig Hollander - Saint Louis, MO
  • Autumn Hurd - Littleton, CO
  • Janice Jackson - Birmingham, AL
  • Bina Katechia - Glastonbury, CT
  • Kavita Kohli - Dobbs Ferry, NY
  • Reena Kuba - Irving, TX
  • Flavia Lamberghini - Chicago, IL
  • Jacob Lee - San Clemente, CA
  • Jean Lewis - Fruitland, MD
  • Sally Sue Lombardi - Issaquah, WA
  • Cheen Loo - B​oston, MA
  • Jennifer MacLellan - Halifax, NS
  • Manav Malik - Sarasota, FL
  • Lisa McGriff-Metz - Pearland, TX
  • Alton McWhorter - Dallas, TX
  • Madhu Mohan - Warren, NJ
  • Brent Moody - Oklahoma City, OK
  • Maritza Morell - Andover, MA
  • Robert Nieders - Lexington, SC
  • Scott Nieman - Westerville, OH
  • Elizabeth Palmer - Lake Oswego, OR
  • Shannon Parris - Lawrenceville, GA
  • Mitali Patel - Arlington, VA
  • Kimberly Patterson - Charleston, SC
  • Janell Plocheck - Fort Worth, TX
  • Danna Radcliff - Bastrop, TX
  • Nancy Rajchel - Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Steven Rayes - Lyme Center, NH
  • Hans Reinemer - Salt Lake City, UT
  • Michael Roseff - Wellington, FL
  • Sarita Shah John - Irving, TX
  • Shera Sims - Harrisonville, MO
  • Toddrick Smith - Germantown, TN
  • David Stanley - Murfreesboro, TN
  • Lisa Stanley - Murfreesboro, TN
  • Thomas Tanbonliong - Los Angeles, CA
  • Leslie Tanimura - Lafayette, CA
  • Adesegun Tewogbade - Stone Mountain,GA
  • Janice Townsend - Columbus, OH
  • Joseph Tylka - Long Grove, IL
  • Karen Uston - Atlanta, GA
  • Viviene Valdez - Concord, CA
  • Kaaren Vargas - North Liberty, IA
  • Elizabeth Velan - Seattle, WA
  • Whitney Wignall - Portland, ME
  • Zheng Xu - Seattle, WA
  • Karen Yee-Lo - Lakewood, WA
  • Farhad Yeroshalmi - Great Neck, NY













































The 2020 Examination Committee, along with information about applying to be on the 2021 committee, may be found here.

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