2016-2017 NBPNS Board of Directors



Michael M Rothkopf, MD, FACP, FACN
Immediate Past President
Melina B. Jampolis, MD
Vice President
Zhaoping Li, MD, PhD
Director, Center for Human Nutrition
Chief, Division of Clinical Nutrition
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Doron Kahana, MD
Center for Digestive Health &
Nutritional Excellence (CDHNE), Inc.
AGA Representative
Stephen A. McClave, MD
Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
University of Louisville School of Medicine
SCCM Representative
Jill R. Cherry-Bukowiec, MD, MS, FACS
Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Michigan Hospital
Department of Surgery
ACN Representative
Jose M. Zapatero, MD
ASPEN Representative
Ruba Abdelhadi, MD, CNSC
Assistant Professor, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Director, Nutrition Services Programs, Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
AACE Representative
Philip Rabito, MD, FACE
Director, Division of Nutrition Services and Director, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism Elmhurst Hospital Center; Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine
 CNS Representative
Donald Duerksen
Associate Professor of Medicine
Department of Internal Medicine
University of Manitoba
TOS Representative
Steve Heymsfield
Executive Director
Pennington Biomedical Research Center Louisiana State University System
ASN Representative
Lisa M. Neff, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine
Comprehensive Center on Obesity
Northwestern University
At-Large Member
Anupama Chawla, MD
At-Large Member
Ken Fujioka, MD

ASPEN Staff Contacts

Doreen Cooke
8630 Fenton St. Suite 412
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-920-9144, fax 301-587-2365, Email: [email protected]

Michelle Spangenburg MS, RD
8630 Fenton St. Suite 412
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Phone: 301-920-9127, fax 301-587-2365, Email: [email protected]