Oversight Board

C. David Adair, MD

President and Vice Chair Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Section on Maternal Fetal Medicine the University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Kelly Bennett, MD

Professor & Vice Chair, Research Director Division of Maternal Fetal Medicine Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Joel Bradley, MD, FAAP

Chief Medical Officer United Healthcare
Community Plan of Tennessee

John Buchheit, MD

Neonatology, Chairman of the Board
East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

Tara M. Burnette, MD

Neonatologist, University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville

Chris Clarke, RN, BSN

Senior Vice President, Clinical Services
Tennessee Hospital Association

W. Michael DeVoe, MD

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics Vanderbilt Pediatrics – Neonatology

Cornelia R. Graves, MD, FACOG

Medical Director, Tennessee Maternal Fetal Medicine Director of Perinatal Services, St. Thomas Health Clinical Professor, Vanderbilt University Adjunct Professor, Meharry Medical College Professor, University of Tennessee

Susan H. Guttentag, MD

Julia Carell Stadler Professor of Pediatrics Vanderbilt School of Medicine Director, Mildred Stahlman Division of Neonatology Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt PI & Oversight Committee Chair, TIPQC

Brian Hackett, MD, PhD

Professor of Pediatrics Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Jeanne James, MD, FAAP

Vice President and Chief Medical Officer,
BlueCare Blue Cross Blue Shield of TN

Melissa Davis, DNP, CNM, FNP

Vanderbilt School of Nursing

Mary Catherine Burke, Parent Representative

Director, Special Events, Regional One Health Foundation

Morgan McDonald, MD, FAAP, FACP

Assistant Commissioner Director, Division of Family Health and Wellness Tennessee Department of Health

Beverly Reed, BSN, RN

Manager of Infection Prevention Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women

Mavis N. Schorn, PhD, CNM, FACNM

Senior Associate Dean for Academics,
Professor Vanderbilt University School of Nursing

Darshan Shah, MD, MBBS, FAAP

Associate Professor Director, Division of Neonatology Department of Pediatrics Quillen College of Medicine

Ajay Talati, MD

Sheldon B. Korones Endowed Professor and Chief – Division of Neonatology Program Director, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine  University of Tennessee Health Science Center Medical Director, NICU, Lebonheur Children’s Hospital

Danielle L. Tate, MD, FACOG

Assistant Professor, Division Maternal-Fetal Medicine Associate Program Director, Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center

Craig V. Towers, MD, FACOG

Professor and Vice Chair Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Tennessee Medical Center, Knoxville

Victor Wu, MD, MPH

Chief Medical Officer Division of TennCare

Ex-Officio Nikki Zite, MD, MPH

Professor, Residency Program Director Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology University of Tennessee Graduate School of Medicine TIPQC Maternal Medical Director