NORA Healthcare and Social Assistance Council

Council Participants

The Council has two co-chairs, one from the NIOSH Healthcare and Social Assistance Program and one from a partner organization. The NIOSH Program coordinator and assistant coordinator also help to facilitate the work of the Council. Participants attend meetings and contribute to workgroups. Contact the sector coordinator or NORA Coordinator with questions or comments or to volunteer.

Name Organization
Bonnie Rogers
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Randall Nett
David Weissman
Program Manager
Megan Casey
Program Coordinator
Jim Boiano
Assistant Coordinator
Margaret Arnold Vital Go Systems, Inc.
Elizabeth Bien University of Cincinnati
Yvonne Boudreau NIOSH
Elizabeth Bradshaw North Carolina State University
Jenise Brassell NIOSH
Barbara Braun The Joint Commission
Shelley Carry Kaiser Permanente
Claire Caruso NIOSH
Mark Catlin Service Employees International Union (SEIU)
Eve Cuny Organization for Safety, Asepsis and Prevention (OSAP); University of the Pacific School of Dentistry
Dave DeJoy University of Georgia
Patricia Delarosa Office of Policy and Planning – CBRN
Brigid Elchos Mississippi Board of Animal Health
Lynda Enos HumanFit
June Fisher San Francisco General Hospital
Ruth Francis American Nurses Association
Sabrina Freewynn SAIF Corporation
Traci Galinsky NIOSH
Robyn Gershon University of California, San Francisco
Susan Hallbeck Mayo Clinic
Robert Harrison University of California, San Francisco
Amanda Hessels Columbia University School of Nursing
Tony Hilton Veterans Health Administration
Michael Hodgson U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Safety and Health Administration
David Kuhar CDC, Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion
Angela Laramie Massachusetts Department of Health
Maria Lioce NIOSH
Jen Lipkowitz Eaton Veterans Health Administration
Kathryn Maher University of Washington Harborview Medical Center
Sara Markle-Elder American Federation of Teachers
William Marras Ohio State University
Mary Matz Patient Care Ergonomic Solutions, LLC
Melissa McDiarmid University of Maryland
Kate McPhaul Veterans Health Administration
Amber Mitchell International Safety Center
Edward Nardell Harvard Medical School
Thomas Nerad Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Mary Ogg Association of periOperative Registered Nurses (AORN)
Peter Orris University of Illinois at Chicago Medical Center
John Piacentino NIOSH
Margaret Quinn University of Massachusetts Lowell
Lew Radonvovich NIOSH
Lisa Rodriguez SAIF Corporation
Joni Scheftel Minnesota Department of Health
Ron Shaffer NIOSH
Sharon Silver NIOSH
Ron Smith American Institute of Architects, Academy of Architecture for Health
Rosemary Sokas Georgetown University
Laura Stock University of California, Berkeley
Karen Taylor NIOSH
Jane Thomason National Nurses United
Jeannette Zoeckler Syracuse University
Page last reviewed: May 19, 2017