Network of New York Board Members

For more information, or if you are interested in volunteering to serve as a board or committee member, please contact ESRD Program Network of New York's CEO, Susan Caponi, at 516- 209-5578 or by email at susan.caponi@ipro.us.

ESRD Divisional Board (EDB)

Bylaws state 3-year term. The chair term does not apply.
Member Terms Ending by Year: 2021 (%), 2022 (%), 2023 (%)

MemberPositionTitleStateAffiliation
Georgia Coritsidis, MDEDB ChairNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Anjali Acharya, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Naheed Ansari, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Maria Argentina, LCSW-RMemberSocial WorkerNew YorkDaVita
Barbara BreckenridgeMemberConsumer/SMENew YorkN/A
Lenore Bruno, RN, BSN, CNNMemberQuality Nurse ManagerNew YorkIndependent
Stephanie DixonMemberConsumer/SMENew YorkN/A
David Fox, MDMemberVascular SurgeonNew YorkIndependent
Salil Gupta, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Arthur Kozin, MD, FASNMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Cecile Lewis, DNP, RNC, CCRN, CNNMemberRegistered Nurse/Facility AdministratorNew YorkIndependent
Brian Murray, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Subodh Saggi, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Maria Elena Siciliano, MS, RDN, CSRMemberDietitianNew YorkIndependent
Jennifer van Bever, RN, BSN, CCTCMemberRegistered Nurse/Transplant CoordinatorNew YorkIndependent

Medical Review Board (MRB)

Bylaws state 5-year term. The chair term does not apply. No compensation provided for members.
Member Terms Ending by Year: 2021 (%), 2022 (%), 2023 (%), 2024 (%), 2025 (%)

MemberPositionTitleStateAffiliation
Subodh Saggi, MDMRB ChairNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
George Coritsidis, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Helen Danko, RN, MS, CNNMemberRegistered Nurse/Facility AdministratorNew YorkIndependent
Steven Fishbane, MDMemberNephrologist/VP DialysisNew YorkDaVita/Independent
David Fox, MDMemberVascular SurgeonNew YorkIndependent
Elliott Grodstein, MDMemberTransplant SurgeonNew YorkIndependent
Vijay Lapsia, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Ellena Linden, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Robert Lynn, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkDaVita
Matthew MerendinaMemberBio TechnicianNew YorkIndependent
Brian Murray, MDMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Ritesh Raichoudhury, MD, FACPMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
Sherillee RiveroMemberConsumer/SMENew YorkN/A
Courtney Rogers, LCSWMemberSocial WorkerNew YorkFresenius Kidney Care
Kenneth TeasleyMemberConsumer/SMENew YorkN/A
John Wagner, MD, MBAMemberNephrologistNew YorkIndependent
John Varghese, CHTMemberTechnicianNew YorkIndependent