AAOMP is governed by an Executive Council that
consists of the following officers and councilors.

2022-2023 AAOMP Council Roster

President
Paul C. Edwards, MSc, DDS, FRCD(C), MBA
Indiana University, School of Dentistry
1121 West Michigan St. DS S104
Indianapolis, IN 46202-5186
Tel:  317-274-5136
Fax: 317-278-3018

Secretary/Treasurer
Darren P. Cox, DDS, MBA
University of the Pacific
Dept. of Diagnostic Sciences
155 5th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
Tel: 415-351-7129
(exp. 2024)

Immediate Past President
Donald M. Cohen, DMD, MS, MBA
University of Florida, College of Dentistry
Dept. of Oral & Maxillofacial Diag. Sci.
1395 Center Drive, PO Box 100414
Gainesville, FL 32610-0414
Tel: 352-273-6695
Fax: 352-294-5310

See a list of all past presidents

President Elect
Rajaram Gopalakrishnan, BDS, PhD
University of Minnesota
Room 16 – 108A Moos Tower
515 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Tel: 612-624-0918
Fax: 612-626-3076

Editor
Faizan Alawi, DDS
University of Pennsylvania
Dept. of Pathology
School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street, 328B
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Tel: 215-573-7638
Fax: 215-573-2050
(exp. 2024)

Vice President
Kurt F. Summersgill DDS, PhD
University of Pittsburgh
Dept. of Diagnostic Sciences
G134 Salk Hall
3501 Terrace St.
Pittsburgh PA 15261
Tel: 412-648-8635
Fax: 412-383-9142

Director of Education
Elizabeth Ann Bilodeau, DMD, MD, MSEd
University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine
G-135 Salk Hall
3501 Terrace St.
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Tel: 412-383-7949
Fax: 412-383-9142
(exp. 2024)

COUNCILORS
Hardeep K. Chehal, DDS
Creighton University, School of Dentistry
2109 Cuming Street
Omaha, NE 68102
Tel: 402-280-5645
(exp. 2023)

Mark Lerman, DMD
Professor and Chair, Department of Diagnostic Sciences
Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
1 Kneeland Street
Boston, MA 02111
Phone: 617-636-3723
Fax: 617-636-6780
(exp. 2025)


Nisha J. D’Silva, BDS, MSD, PhD
Professor, Periodontics and Oral Medicine
University of Michigan
1011 N. University Ave
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1078
Tel: 734-764-1543
Fax: 734-764-2469
(exp. 2025)

Easwar Natajaran, BDS, DMSc
Associate Professor, Oral Pathology
UConn
263 Farmington Avenue, MC-0925
Farmington, CT 06030
Tel: 860-679-3333
Fax: 860-679-3765
(exp. 2024)

Theodora Danciu, DMD, MCSc
Clinical Professor, Periodontics & Oral Medicine
University of Michigan, School of Dentistry
1011 N. University Ave.
Room G018
Ann Arbor, MI 48109
Tel: 734-763-1543
Fax: 734-764-2469
(exp. 2024)

Denise A. Trochesset, DDS
New York University College of Dentistry
828 S. 345 East 24th Street.
New York, New York 10010
Tel: 212-998-9758
(exp. 2023)

ABOMP BOARD LIAISON
Alfredo Aguirre, DDS, MS
University of Buffalo,
The State University of New York
355 Squire Hall
3435 Main Street
Buffalo, NY 14214
Tel: 716-829-3553
Fax: 716-829-3554
(exp. Oct 2022)

AAOMP STAFF
Lisa J. Mikita, CAE, CMP
Executive Director

Karen Benton
Administrative Director

P.O. Box 539
Winfield, IL 60190
Toll free tele: 888-552-2667
Tel: 630-510-4552
Email: info@aaomp.org

EDUCATION COMMITTEE
Elizabeth Bilodeau, Chair (2024)
Stephanie Wetzel (2023)
Molly Housley Smith (2024)
Paras Patel (2025)
Saja Alramadhan (2026)
Kevin Ko (2027)
Brandon Veremis, IT Subcommittee Chair

IT SUBCOMMITTEE – Scientific Program

Brandon Veremis, Chair (2025)
Austin Belknap (2023)
Aziz Banasser (2024)
Easwar Natarajan (2025)

FELLOWSHIP COMMITTEE
Kristin K. McNamara, Chair (2023)
Nadim Islam (2024)
Vicky Woo (2024)
Riya Kuklani (2025)
Tina R. Woods (2026)

LABORATORY SERVICE
Sarah Glass, Chair (2023)
Robert Kelsch (2024)
Juliana Robledo (2025)
Mark Mintline (2026)
Valerie Murrah, IPC Rep, ex-officio

NOMINATION
Ellen Eisenberg, Chair
Donald M. Cohen
Nasser Said-Al-Naief (2023)
Yeshwant Rawal (2024)
Leticia Ferreira Cabido (2025)

PROFESSIONAL AND PUBLIC RELATIONS
Scott Peters, Chair (2023)
Kathleen Higgins (2024)
Laurel Henderson (2025)
Donald M. Cohen – ex-officio

RESEARCH & SCIENTIFIC AFFAIRS
John Basile, Chair (2023)
Marco Magalhaes, Secretary (2024)
Patricia DeVilliers (2025)
Angela Yoon (2026)
Susan R. Mallery (2027)

CONSTITUTION AND BYLAWS
Anupama Grandhi, Chair (2023)
Steven Whitaker (2024)
Parth Mewar (2025)
Dwight Weathers, Parliamentarian
Michael Kahn, Alternate Parliamentarian

CERP Representative
Jasbir Upadhyaya

CODA
John Hellstein

OOOO Additional Positions
Mark Lingen, DDS, PhD (EIC)
Sarah Fitzpatrick, DDS (CPC)

Editorial Board Members: Oral Pathology Section
Grace Bradley, FFD, MSc, FRCD(c)
Angela Chi , DMD
Maria Cuevas-Nunez, DMD, DMSc
Mark Darling, MSc
Rajaram Gopalakrishnan, BDS, PhD
Bruno Jham, DDS, MS, PhD
Richard C.K. Jordan, DDS, MSc, Phd, FRCPath
Michael Kahn, DDS
John Kalmar, DMD, PhD
Eugene Ko, DDS
Jill Kramer, DDS, PhD
Zoya Kurago, DDS, PhD
Yu Lei, DDS, PhD
Marco Magalhaes, DDS, MSc, PhD, FRCD(c)
Nikolaos Nikitakis, MD, DDS, PhD
Catherine Poh, DDS, PhD
Nasser Said Al-Naief, DDS, MS
Nadarajah Vigneswaran, BDS, DMD
Victoria Woo, DDS

Non-AAOMP Members:
Irit Allon, DMD, PhD
D. Keith Hunter, BSc, BDS, FDS, RCSEd, PhD, FRCPath, FHEA
Manoela Domingues Martins, PhD
Alan Roger Santos Silva, DDS, MSc, PhD
Ricardo Santiago-Gomez, DDS, PhD
Dr. Takashi Takata
Wanninayake Tilakaratne , BDS, MS, FDSRCS, PhD, FRCPath
Pablo Vargas, DDS, MS, PhD, FRCPath