Leadership

2020-2021

Officers

President

Colleen McLemore, MD 
Athens

Treasurer

Dilipkumar Patel, MD
Lilburn

President-Elect

Brian Miller, MD, PhD, MPH
Augusta

Secretary

Jennifer Holton, MD
Atlanta

Vice President

Sarah Vinson, MD, 
Atlanta

Immediate Past President

Sultan Simms, MD
Atlanta

APA Assembly Representatives

Howard Maziar, MD 
Atlanta

Joe Morgan, MD 
Valdosta

Sultan Simms, MD
Atlanta

 

 

Trustees

2023 Trustees

Alana Cox, MD
Savannah

Matthew Norman, MD
Atlanta

Elizabeth Furbish, MD
Milledgeville

Justin Palanci, MD
Atlanta 

Steven Hines, MD
Athens

 

2022 Trustees

Joel Axler, MD
Atlanta

Deepti Bhasin, MD
Warner Robins

LaShondra Gadson, MD
Atlanta

Ben Hunter, MD
Atlanta 

Kalpana Prasad, MD
Decatur 

 

 

2021 Trustees

Michael Banov, MD
Marietta

Oksana Kershteyn, MD
Atlanta

Ebony Gaffney, MD
Pooler

Kristine Hsu-McDaniel, MD
Decatur 

 

RFM Trustees

Daniel Phan, MD
Medical College of Georgia/Augusta Univ.
Rashad Smith, MD
Morehouse School of Medicine
Justin Palanci, MD
Emory University School of Medicine
Ivania Irby, MD
Coliseum Health System


Committee Chairs

Advocacy & Legislative
Joe Morgan, MD
Howard Maziar, MD
Investment
Joseph Bona, MD, MBA
Awards
Ray Kotwicki, MD, MPH
Sultan Simms, MD
International Psychiatry
Dilip Patel, MD
Community Psychiatry
Sarah Vinson, MD
Membership
Brian Miller, MD
Constitution & Bylaws
Frank Brown, MD
Newsletter Editor
Gary Weichbrodt, MD
Continuing Medical Education (CME)
Brian Miller, MD
Nominating
Sultan Simms, MD

Early Career Psychiatrists (ECP)
Ben Hunter, MD
Sarah Vinson, MD

Georgia Psychiatry PAC
Co-Chair: Howard Maziar, MD
Co-Chair: Joe Morgan, MD
Ethics
Peter Ash, MD

GaFPER
Ray Kotwicki, MD
Howard Maziar, MD

Private Practice
Jeffrey Winston, MD 
Women's
Jennifer Holton, MD

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

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