APSA Committees

APSA Committees carry out a number of different critical functions for the association. To learn more about a specific committee, click on the name below. APSA members who are logged onto the site will also see committee chair contact information.

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The mission of the Workforce Committee is to provide APSA members with information regarding pediatric patients and the surgeons who care for them.


Peter W. Dillon - Liaison
Penn State Health, Milton S. Hershey Med. Ctr., Penn State College of Medicine
Stephen P. Dunn - Chair
AI DuPont Hospital for Children
Samuel M. Alaish - Vice Chair
Johns Hopkins University
Adela Casas-Melley - Member
Nemours Children's Hospital
Graham H. Cosper - Member
Pediatric Surgical Associates, P.A.
Anthony DeRoss - Member
Cleveland Clinic Children's
Claudia N. Emami - Member
Beverly Hills Pediatric Surgery
Brian W. Gray - Member
Riley Hospital for Children
Patrick Healey - Member
Seattle Children's Hospital
Richard J. Hendrickson - Member
Children's Mercy Hospital
Sarah A. Jones Sapienza - Member
Lehigh Valley Physician's Group- Pediatric Surgical Specialties
Kimberly M. Lumpkins - Member
Univ of Maryland
Abigail E. Martin - Member
A.I. DuPont Hospital for Children
Michael Phillips - Member
The University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Faisal G. Qureshi - Member
UT Southwestern
Shawn D. Safford - Member
Carilion Clinic Children's Hospital
Stefan Scholz - Member
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Manuel B. Torres - Member
Children's National Medical Center