State Chapters

The State and Local Chapters Committee is charged with promoting the ASMBS state chapter initiative and advancing the work of the chapters. They are responsible for reviewing the applications and charter agreements, assisting chapters in the formation process and ongoing monitoring of chapter activities.

ASMBS State Chapter Meetings

Is your chapter planning a CME Meeting? Let us know and we will add your meeting to our online calendar.

State Chapter Regions

Northwest

Super STAR

Valerie Halpin, MD

Dakota Yellowstone

President: Walter Medlin, MD

Oregon

President: Valerie Halpin, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Valerie Halpin, MD

Washington

President: Ross McMahon, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Jeff Hunter, MD


Southwest

Super STAR

John Morton, MD

Arizona

President: David Podkameni, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Robert Berger, MD

California

President: Kelvin Higa, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Ajay Updadhyay, MD


Lower Midwest

Super STAR

LLoyd Stegemann, MD

Hawaii

President: Steven Fowler, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Peggy Latare, MD

New Mexico

President: David Podkameni, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Robert Berger, MD

Oklahoma

President: Hamilton Le, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Sarah Kitchen, MD

Texas

President: Richard Peterson, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Richard Peterson, MD

Louisiana

President: James Parrish, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Phil Gachassin, MD

Mississippi

President: David Carrol, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Paul Bird, MD


Upper Midwest

Super STAR

Teresa LaMasters, MD

Illinois

President: Raimi Lutfi, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Jayaraj Sallmath, MD

Indiana

President: Margaret Inman, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Brenda Cacucci, MD

Michigan

President: Jamie Foote, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Arthur Carlin, MD

Missouri

President: Steve Scott, MD
State Access to Care Representative: James Pitt, MD

Nebraska

President: Thomas White, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Gary Anthone, MD

Wisconsin

President: Kevin Wasco, MD
State Access to Care Representatives: Kevin Wasco, MD, and Shanu Kothari, MD


Southeast Central

Super STAR

Brandon Williams, MD

Alabama

President: Kenneth Todd Foreman, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Ann Couch, MD

Florida

President: Samuel Szomstein, MD State Access to Care Representative: Keith Kim, MD

Georgia

President: Titus Duncan, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Titus Duncan, MD

Ohio

President: Joe Northup, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Joe Northup, MD

Tennessee

President: Brandon Williams, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Brandon Williams, MD


Mid-Atlantic

Super STAR

John Scott, MD

Carolinas

President: Ranjan Sudan, MD
State Access to Care Representative: John Scott, MD

Pennsylvania

President: Michael Bono, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Ann Rogers, MD

Maryland

President: Kuldeep Sign, MD
State Access to Care Representative: David Von Rueden, MD

New Jersey

President: Muhammad Feteiha, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Alex Onopchenko, MD

Virginia

President: Peter Hallowell, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Peter Hallowell, MD


Northeast

Super STAR

Dominick Gadaleta, MD

Connecticut

Presidents: John Aranow, MD, and Darren Tishler, MD

Maine

President: Jaimie Loggins, MD

New Hampshire

President: John P. Gans, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Maureen T. Quigley, APRN

New York

President: Ashutosh Kaul, MD State Access to Care Representative: Mitch Roslin, MD


Canada

President: Michel Gagner, MD
State Access to Care Representative: Michel Gagner, MD