State Surgeon General Announces Five Advisory Appointments
March 01, 2016
March 1, 2016
STATE SURGEON GENERAL ANNOUNCES FIVE ADVISORY APPOINTMENTS
Tallahassee, Fla.—Today, State Surgeon General and Secretary of Health Dr. John Armstrong announced five appointments to the following advisory board, committee and councils:
Alzheimer’s Disease Research Grant Advisory Board:
Niharika Suchak, MBBS, MHS, FACP, Florida State University College of Medicine, is appointed as a geriatrician for a four year term through Feb. 28, 2020.
Emergency Medical Services for Children Advisory Committee:
Richard Nettles, Florida Hospital, is appointed as the emergency medical technician for a two year term through Feb. 28, 2018.
Emergency Medical Services Advisory Council:
Ann Brown, RN, MSN, CEN, EMT-P, Florida Gateway College, is appointed as the emergency nurse for a four year term through Feb. 28, 2020.
Physician Workforce Advisory Council:
Sergio Seoane, MD, private practice, is appointed as the member representing a primary care specialty and recommended by the Florida Medical Association for a four year term through Feb. 28, 2020.
Tobacco Education and Use Prevention Advisory Council:
Jennifer Johnson, MPH, Florida Department of Health for Jefferson and Madison Counties, is appointed as the county health department director for a three year term through Feb. 28, 2019.
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