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Community Preventive Services Task Force Members

The fifteen Community Preventive Services Task Force (CPSTF) members are appointed by the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). CPSTF members serve five year terms, with possible extensions to maintain a full scope of expertise, complete specific work, and ensure consistency of CPSTF recommendations.

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CPSTF Members

  • Bruce Nedrow (Ned) Calonge, MD, MPH (Chair)
    President and CEO, The Colorado Trust
  • Doug Campos-Outcalt, MD, MPA
    Clinical Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Phoenix; Senior Lecturer, University of Arizona College of Public Health
  • Marshall H. Chin, MD, MPH, FACP
    Richard Parillo Family Professor, Healthcare Ethics, Department of Medicine, University of Chicago; Director, Chicago Center for Diabetes Translation Research; Director, RWJF Finding Answers: Disparities Research for Change; General Internist
  • Jamie F. Chriqui, PhD, MHS
    Professor of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago
  • John M. Clymer
    Executive Director, National Forum for Heart Disease & Stroke Prevention; Adjunct Assistant Professor, Loma Linda University School of Public Health
  • Alison Evans Cuellar, PhD
    Professor, Health Administration and Policy, George Mason University
  • Ana V. Diez Roux, MD, PhD, MPH
    Dean and Distinguished University Professor of Epidemiology, Dornsife School of Public Health, Drexel University
  • Karen Emmons, PhD
    Professor of Social and Behavioral Science, Harvard University T.H. Chan School of Public Health
  • Tista S. Ghosh, MD, MPH
    Director of Public Health Programs and Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
  • Stephen Hargarten, MD, MPH
    Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Associate Dean for Global Health, Director, Comprehensive Injury Center, Medical College of Wisconsin
  • Katrina Hedberg, MD, MPH
    Health Officer and State Epidemiologist, Public Health Division, Oregon Health Authority
  • Shiriki K. Kumanyika, PhD, MPH
    Research Professor, Department of Community Health and Prevention, Drexel University Dornsife School of Public Health
  • Gilbert S. Omenn, MD, PhD
    Professor of Computational Medicine & Bioinformatics, Internal Medicine, Human Genetics, and Public Health, University of Michigan
  • Patrick L. Remington, MD, MPH
    Professor and Associate Dean for Public Health, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison
  • Susan Swider, PhD, APHN-BC, FAAN
    Professor, Department of Community, Systems and Mental Health Nursing, Rush University

Previous CPSTF Members