Health Policy Committee

The Health Policy Committee identifies, assesses and develops key opportunities to inform the policy debate at the federal and state level on issues related to the SBM mission. The Committee may develop policy positions for the society to be reviewed and approved by the Executive Committee acting for the Board of Directors. These shall highlight the contributions of behavioral medicine in advancing healthcare and public health.

The Health Policy Committee is comprised of the following members:

Joanna Buscemi, PhD (Chair)
Amanda Blok, PhD, MSN, PHCNS-BC
Akilah J. Dulin Keita, PhD
Edwin B. Fisher, PhD
Marian L. Fitzgibbon, PhD
Laura L. Hayman, RN, PhD, FAAN
Amy Janke, PhD
Lisa M. Quintiliani, PhD, RD
Sherri Sheinfeld Gorin, PhD
Kenneth Tercyak, PhD
Dawn K. Wilson, PhD

Call Schedule
The Health Policy Committee meets by teleconference the third Thursday of every month.

Activities and Policy Briefs
The Health Policy Committee has assisted with and organized many crucial activities and policy briefs. Read more about these activities and briefs in the Public Policy section.