Local Area Network (LAN) Coordinators

Regional LAN Coordinator: Boston, New York City, and Upstate New York Lisa Kooperman, Vassar College
Boston LAN

Aleshia Carlsen-Bryan, MIT
Stephanie Ripley, Tufts

New York City LAN Adjua Starks, Barnard College
Robert Schwartz, Adelphi University
Upstate New York LAN Betsy Brookins, Siena College
Upstate New York LAN Committee Allyson Backstrom, Canisius College
Joseph Ficano, Hartwick College
Joy Emilie Swanson, Cornell University

Regional LAN Coordinator: Chesapeake,
Philadelphia, and Western Pennsylvania

Ellen Snydman, Johns Hopkins University
Chesapeake LAN Wendy Loughlin, University of Maryland
Philadelphia LAN Louise Russo, Villanova
Mary Engel, University of Scranton
Western Pennsylvania LAN vacant


LAN Meetings

Philadelphia LAN
Thursday, January 8, 2015, 9:30am-3:15pm
Location: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Topics: Primary care, applicant competencies and medical school, the science of Health Systems Curriculum

Boston LAN
Friday, March 20, 2015
Location: University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine

Upstate New York LAN

New York City LAN
Friday, February 27, 2015
Location: New York College of Podiatric Medicine
Topics: The Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant: Contrasting Approaches in Training and Practice. What We Think We Know and What We Need to Know About Podiatric Medicine. The Future of Medicine: Training and Practice.

Chesapeake LAN
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Location: Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Western Pennsylvania LAN

Please send updates or contributions to Kate Fukawa-Connelly.

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Northeast Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (NEAAHP)

NEAAHP 2015 Regional Meeting: June 11-14, 2015

Hilton Albany, Albany NY
Program Chairs: Elizabeth Brookins, Siena College and Alexandra Tan, Johns Hopkins University

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National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions (NAAHP)

NAAHP 2016 National Meeting: June 15-19, 2016

Hilton Minneapolis, Minneapolis MN
Program Chairs: Judith Beniak, U of Minnesota and Francisco Castelan, Northwestern University


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