WFPI Council

Officers (Executive Committee)


President: Veronica Donoghue (ESPR) 

Children’s University Hospital, Temple Street, and The National Maternity Hospital, Dublin.





Past & Founding President: Ines Boechat (SPR)

DG School of Medicine at UCLA and UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital, USA



 


Treasurer: Gloria Soto (SLARP)

Clinica Alemana de Santiago, Chile




Secretary: Dorothy Bulas (SPR)

Children's National Medical Center, Washington D.C., USA



 


Vice Secretary: Jaishree Naidoo (AfSPI)

Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, South Africa





Treasurer: Timothy Cain (AOSPR)

Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Austria






Vice Treasurer Rutger Jan Nievelstein (ESPR)

University Medical Center, Utrecht, Netherlands 


 

 

 


Representative Directors
(here's their role)

AfSPI: Omolola Atalabi,Gladys Mwanga
AOSPR: Bernard Laya, Abrah Hayat
ESPR: Erich Sorantin, Eva Kis
SLARP: Celia Ferrari, Alexandra Monterio
SPR: James Donaldson, Rebecca Stein-Wexler

Webmaster


Sanjay Prabhu
Children's Hospital, Boston, USA

 

 

 

General Manager

 


 

Amanda Dehaye
wfpi.office@gmail.com

Committees

Bylaws

Members of WFPI's ExCom, being

Ines Boechat (SPR) 
Veronica Donoghue (ESPR)
Wendy Lam (AOSPR)
Dorothy Bulas  (SPR)
Gloria Soto (SLARP)
Rutger Jan Nievelstein (ESPR)
Jaishree Naidoo (AfSPI)
Tim Cain (AOSPR)


  • Version I: approved by all Founding Society boards and adopted in June 2012
  • Version 2: approved at WFPI's Annual General Meeting, June 2014
  • Version 3: e-ballot passage, June 2015

Outreach

Leader: Cicero Silva

Overview and steering of WFPI outreach work is currently provided by WFPI's Executive Committee (key Council members).

Project leaders:

  • Childhood TB group: Bernard Laya
  • Ultrasound in lower resource settings: Savvas Andronikou
  • Indira Ghandi Institute of Child Health, Bangalore, India: Cicero Silva
  • Khayelitsha Hospital, Western Cape, South Africa: Savvas Andronikou/Stanford University (Richard Barth)
  • Latin America: network development, tele-reading installation with health facilities in Peru, Colombia, Guatemala: Ramon Sanchez
  • Malawi: teaching and tele-reading support (focus: PoC US), development of future partnership with Imaging the World: Tracy Kilborn, Julie Hurteau, Sabine Béllard
  • Médecins Sans Frontières/Doctors without Borders: Savvas Andronikou
  • Laos: Cicero Silva/Michael Reiter - RAD AID
  • Bustamante Children's Hospital, Jamaica: Cicero Silva [Pamela Deaver]
  • Ethiopia: Kassa Darge
  • Mozambique: Ines Boechat and Ricardo Faingold
  • Haiti: Dorothy Bulas, Jennifer Nicholas, Rebecca Stein-Wexler


Partnerships


  • Joint Statement was issued by RAD-AID, WHO-PAHO and WFPI in September 2014 for future outreach and education work. Dr. Hansel Otero acts as WFPI's liaison physician for the WFPI-RAD AID interface.
  • Imaging the World and WFPI are moving forward together on PoC ultrasound research and pilot projects - see here.
  • For other organizations involved in lower resource settings and imaging, please click here and here


Workforce Training/ Education:

THE FOLLOWING PEOPLE PLAY A MAJOR ROLE IN WFPI'S EDUCATIONAL OUTPUT 


Dorothy Bulas, lead, (SPR)
Sanjay Prabhu (SPR) - webmaster, online video library, Case of the Week
George Taylor (SPR) - chair, online video library steering committee
Cicero Silva (SPR) - outreach leader
Savvas Andronikou (AfSPIR/SFIPP) - outreach leader 2012-2015
Bernard Laya (AOSPR) - TB Corner, Childhood TB
Quentin Moore (associated with IG) - webpages
Kassa Darge (SPR) - Ethiopia, curriculum
And all our many volunteers involved in outreach projects (including telereading)
that overlap with education and workplace training.


Telecommunications

Erich Sorantin  (ESPR)

Sanjay Prabhu (Webmaster)


Online meetings - technical support: 

Tim Cain (AOSPR), Sanjay Prabhu (SPR), Cicero Silva (SPR), Erich Sorantin (ESPR), Amanda Dehaye (WFPI), Jennifer Boylan (SPR) 

Fundraising Advisor


Stuart Royal (SPR)

Website

 

Webmaster
Sanjay Prabhu (SPR)
Webteam
Amanda Dehaye (WFPI)

 

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