About AAPL

Standing Committees with Chairs

Budget Stuart Anfang, M.D.
Annette L. Hanson, M.D. & Kaustubh G. Joshi, M.D.
Ethics Patricia Westmoreland, M.D.
Membership Britta Ostermeyer, M.D. & Trent Holmberg, M.D.
Nominating Susan Hatters-Friedman, M.D.
International Relations Program Bethany Hughes, M.D.

Administrative, Member Services and Other Committees

Assoc. of Directors of Forensic Psychiatry Fellowships Richard Martinez, M.D.
Awards Charles Scott, M.D.
Journal Editorial Board Michael A. Norko, M.D.
Bylaws Richard L. Frierson, M.D.
Peer Review of Psychiatric Testimony Ariana E. Nesbit, M.D.
Rappeport Fellowship
Renee Sorrentino, M.D. & Britta Ostermeyer, M.D.

Special Committees with Chairs

Addiction Psychiatry Abhishek Jain M.D. & Ryan Wagoner, M.D.
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Law Anne McBride, M.D. & Eileen P. Ryan, M.D.
Community Forensics Li-Wen Lee, M.D.
Correctional Forensic Psychiatry Elizabeth Ferguson, M.D. & Dr. Joseph V. Penn
Criminal Behavior Melissa K. Spanggaard, M.D.
Cross-Cultural Issues Maya Prabhu, M.D.
Developmental Disability Paul A. Bryant, M.D.
Diversity Charles Dike, M.D., FRCPsy
Early Career Development Ariana E. Nesbit, M.D. & Amanda I. Wachtel, M.D.
Forensic Hospital Services Kayla Fisher, M.D., J.D.
Forensic Neuropsychiatry Jacob Hoolzer, M.D. & Dale Panzer, M.D.
Forensic Training of Psychiatry Residents Katherine Michaelsen, M.D. & Tobias Wasser, M.D.
Gender Issues Susan Hatters Friedman, M.D.
Geriatric Psychiatry and the Law Sherif Soliman, M.D.
Government Affairs Neil Kayd, M.D.
Human Rights and National Security Danielle B. Kushner, M.D.
Judicial Action
Christopher R. Thompson, M.D. & William C. Darby, M.D.
Law Enforcement Liaison William Enochs, M.D.
Liaison with Forensic Sciences
Dean De Crisce, M.D.
Maintenance of Certification
Aimee Kaempf, M.D.
Media and Public Relations Praveen Kambam, M.D.
Private Practice Natasha Cerventes, M.D. & Celestine DeTrana, M.D.
Program Committee Karen Rosenbaum, M.D. & Ryan Hall, M.D.
Psychopharmacology Brian Cooke, M.D.
Recovery Alexander Simpson, M.D & Eugene Lee, M.D
Research Nathan Kolla, M.D.
Sexual Offenders Bradley Booth, M.D.
Suicidology Patricia Westmoreland, M.D.
Technology David Burrow, M.D.
Trauma & Stress Jeffrey Guina, M.D.
Virtual AAPL Committee Charles Scott, M.D.
Women's Committee Jackie Landess, M.D. & Sarah Baker, M.D.