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DSC - Board of Directors


DSC BOARD OF DIRECTORS


The Diabetes Initiative of South Carolina
Board of Directors:
- annually assesses the effects of diabetes mellitus in South Carolina, and the status of education, clinical research and translation of new diabetes treatment methods in South Carolina
- oversees all operations of the Diabetes Center of Excellence Advisory Committees, Outreach Council and Surveillance Council
- makes annual budget requests to the General Assembly to support the activities of the Diabetes Initiative of South Carolina Board

Useful Links:

SC Code of Laws for the DSC

Diabetes Initiative of South Carolina Bylaws

SC Guidelines for DM Care  (Adopted 12/03/11; Updated 2012; Updated 2013)

Scheduled DSC Board Meetings
9:30 am - 11:00 am Outreach Council
11:00 am - 12:30 pm Surveillance Council
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm Board of Directors

Date of Meeting

Location 

Directions to MUSC, Charleston
Directions to USC, Columbia

Friday, September 5, 2014
Links for meeting handouts:
                           Outreach Council
                           Surveillance Council
                           Board of Directors

 USC
15 Medical Park, Suite 300
3555 Harden Street Ext, Columbia, SC 29203


Friday, June 6, 2014

MEETING CANCELLED

Friday, March 7, 2014
Links for meeting handouts:
                           Outreach Council
                           Surveillance Council
                           Board of Directors
                           VocRehab Reports

Presentations from meeting:
Death Certificates presentation - Daniela Niteheva, PhD
Diabetes Mortality presentation - Patsy Myers, DrPH

 

NOTE - NEW LOCATION
Sheraton Myrtle Beach Hotel and Convention Center
2101 North Oak Street
Myrtle Beach, SC  29577

 

Friday, December 6, 2013
Links for meeting handouts:
                           Outreach Council
                           Surveillance Council
                           Board of Directors

     - CMS Measures under Consideration (MUC) for 12/1/13
       -
Robert A. Vigersky, Md, Karen Fitzner, Phd, Jenifer Levinson, Ab. Barriers and Potential Solutions to Providing Optimal Guideline-Driven Care to Patients with Diabetes in the U.S.,  Diabetes Care. 2013;36(11):3843-3849.
      -
ERP Draft

NOTE - NEW LOCATION
3209 Colonial Drive, Columbia, SC
(Family Practice Center, 2nd Floor Resident's Conference Room)

 

 

DSC Board Members

Member

Representing

Kathie L. Hermayer, MD

Board Chair, Diabetes Initiative of SC
Director, Diabetes Management Service
Medical University of South Carolina

Pamela C. Arnold, MSN, APRN, BC-ADM, CDE

Chair, Diabetes Center of Excellence Council
Clinical Director, MUSC Diabetes Center

John Bruch, MD

Greenville Hospital System

Brent Egan, MD

Hypertension Initiative of SC
Medical University of South Carolina

Leonard Egede, MD, MS

Endowed Chair, Allen Johnson for General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Medical University of South Carolina

Melanie Giese, RN

SC DHHS, Finance Commission

K. Sue Haddock, RN, PhD

Chair, IMDH Steering Committee
WJB Dorn VA Medical Center

Elizabeth Todd Heckel, MSW, CDE

Chair, Outreach Council

Shauna P. Hicks

Director, Office of Minority Health
SC Dept. of DHEC

Rhonda Hill, PhD, CHES

SC DHEC - Diabetes Prevention & Control Program

Carolyn Jenkins, DrPH, APRN, RD, CDE, FAAN

MUSC College of Nursing

Usah Lilavivat, MD

Internal Medicine
Carolina Diabetes & Kidney Center
Sumter Medical Specialists

Louis M. Luttrell, MD, PhD

Chair, Division of Endocrinology
Medical University of South Carolina

Ronald Mayfield, MD

Endocrinology - Spartanburg

Edi McNinch, RN, CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator - Laurens, SC

Al Pakalnis, MD

Ophthalmology (retired), Columbia, SC

Karen Reeves, BSN, MHHA, FACHE

Vice President, Quality & Patient Safety
SC Hospital Association

Ali Rizvi, MD

SC Medical Association

Hobart Trotter, Jr.

ADA - Southeastern Division

Lisa Waddell, MD, MPH

SC DHEC - Diabetes Prevention & Control Program



 

Advisory Members
MemberRepresenting

Yaw Boateng, MS, MPH, RD, LD, CDE

Carolina Diabetes & Kidney Center
Sumter Medical Specialists

David Garr, MD

SC AHEC

Mark Massing, MD, PhD, MPH

Director of Research
The Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence

Stephen P. Williams

Attorney at Law

 

 

Ex-Officio Members
Member Representing

Edwin Bransome, MD

Internal Medicine/ Endocrinology

John A. Colwell, MD, PhD             

Past President, Diabetes Initiative of South Carolina
Professor Emeritus

James Edwards, DMD

Past President
Medical University of South Carolina

David Keisler, MD

Past DSC Board Vice Chair

Daniel Lackland, DrPH

Past Chair, DSC Board of Directors
Past Chair, Surveillance Council
MUSC Dept. of Neurosciences

Ed Owens

Southeastern Division
American Diabetes Association

Stephen H.Smith

Past Board Chair
American Diabetes Association

Mark S. Sothmann, PhDInterim President, Academic Affairs & Provost
Medical University of South Carolina

 

 

 

 

 

 

 





 

 


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