2017- 2019 NCASM Contacts
Officers and Committees

NCASM Officers

 

Officer

Contact Information

Professional Pursuits

Hamida

Hamida Nusrat, PhD, PHM

Faculty Lecturer
CLS Program
SF State University,
Science Building, Room 202
1600 Holloway Ave
San Francisco, CA 94132

hnusrat@sfsu.edu

Additionally, works as PHM at Solano County Public Health Lab

Teaches, trains, and mentors CLS and PHM interns and works as a PHM at Solano County Public Health Lab. Interests include development of new methods for diagnosis of infectious diseases, disease prevention, and vaccine design. Enjoys outdoors, traveling, scouting, and community service.

PRESIDENT

IN PROGRESS

Paul Foxall


 

PRESIDENT-ELECT/VICE PRESIDENT

Ito

Jessica Ito

Send NCASM correspondence to:
543 18th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121

jessicaito.ncasm@gmail.com

Jessica works in a molecular biology and genetic diagnostics laboratory and is interested in all things microbiology, especially as it relates to public health and healthcare. She also enjoys crafting, traveling, running and trying new foods and activities.

SECRETARY

Barbara

Barbara Haller, MD, PhD

Chief of Microbiology
SF General Hospital
2M35 Clinical Lab
1001 Potrero Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110

(415) 206-3595

Barbara.Haller@ucsf.edu

Microbiology Lab director at SF General and teaching residents and medical students. Interested in evaluation of new microbiology test methodologies

TREASURER

Barbara

Jennifer Kyle, PhD, CLS

Research Scientist III
Microbial Disease Lab
California Dept Public Health
Richmond, CA

kylejennifer@yahoo.com

Pathogen discovery by combining traditional microbial culture techniques and metagenomic analysis of high throughput next generation sequencing. Interested in basic research with applications to vaccine development and international health.

COUNCILOR

IN PROGRESS

Elizabeth Antaki

 

 

ALTERNATE COUNCILOR

Kenny

Kenny Vo

Kenny.Vo@NCASM.org

In Progress

EXHIBIT CHAIR

dierdre pierry

Dierdre Pierry, MT (ASCP)

Monogram Biosciences
dkpierry@yahoo.com

In Progress

LEGISLATIVE REPRESENTATIVE

wendy

Wendy Wilson

wendy_wilson_fujino@yahoo.com

Research and development scientist specializing in molecular diagnostic assay development. I love learning new technologies. Have served on the NCASM executive board for 13 years. For fun I am an avid road cyclist, hiker, and toastmaster.

PROGRAM MANAGER

Larry

Larry Hanne, PhD

Dept of Biological Sciences
California State University Chico, CA 95929-0515
(530) 898-6298

lhanne@csuchico.edu

I'm a medical bacteriologist, but my research addresses evolutionary questions about bacterial degradation of pesticides, jet fuels, and plastics.

WEBMASTER

NCASM COMMITTEES & CHAIRS

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Committee

Chair

Chair & Contact Information

Committee Members

Program Planning Committee

Hamida Nusrat

Hamida Nusrat

hnusrat@sfsu.edu

Manju Mudambi
Wendy Wilson, (Project Manager)
Rick Danielson, (CEU Coordinator)
Fred Deneau, (AV Wizard)
Kenny Vo, (Exhibit Chair)
Deidre Pierry, (Brochure Wizard)
Jennifer Kyle
Mark Stanley
Janice Hamer
Paul Foxall
Joseph Chen
Maria Brandl
Suzanne Lindgren
Carole Toebe
Paula Krauter
Susan Munro
Bill Murray
Lynn Suer
Mark Pandori
Michele Jay-Russell
Peter Agron
Tracy Ruscetti
Mir Noorbash
Barbara Haller
Katya Polovina
Dennis Mangan
Xiao Hui Lau
Daniel Mills
Elizabeth Joyce
Elizabeth Antaki
Jessica Ito
Nan Ho
Lisa Critchett
Jashwin Sagoo
Amy Kingsley


Continuing Education

 

drred@comcast.net

Rick Danielson

K-12 Education

 

TBA

 

Poster Chair

 

TBA