Board and Trustees


Chairman of the Board

Carl E. Hunt, MD
Research Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences
Bethesda, MD


Eric Eichenwald, MD
Chief of Neonatology
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Univ. of PA
Philadelphia, PA

Chief Executive Officer

Betty McEntire, PhD
American SIDS Institute
Naples, FL


Elie Abu Jawdeh, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Neonatal – Perinatal Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Kentucky Children’s Hospital, University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY

John Cahill, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Neonatology
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Robert Darnall, MD
Emeritus Professor of Pediatrics and of Physiology and Neurobiology
Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Lebanon, NH

Nicole Dobson, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Univ. of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Rick Goldstein, MD
Program Director
Robert’s Program on Sudden Unexpected Death in Pediatrics
Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA

Christine Ikponmwonba, MPH, CPH
Projects Director
American SIDS Institute
Naples, FL

Dorothy Kelly, MD
Retired Pediatrician
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Sherri McMullen, PhD, NNP-BC
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner
St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center
Syracuse, NY

Larry Rhein, MD
Chief of Neonatology
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA

Henning Wulbrand, MD
The Eppendorf Center for Child Neurology
Hamburg, Germany

Trustee List

Aurore Côté, MD
Associate Professor of Paediatrics
Montreal Children’s Hospital
Montreal, Canada

Cynthia Carter, RRT
Infascan Diagnostic Services
Raleigh, NC

Laurie Gray, RN
Apnea Program
Childrens Hospitals and Clinics of Minnesota
Minneapolis, MN

Allison Greenleaf, CPNP
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Pediatrics & Neonatology
MedStar Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Joseph Hageman, MD
Section of Neonatology
Director of Quality Improvement
Senior Clinician Educator
Pritzker School of Medicine
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Deborah Hoy, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Neonatology & Pediatrics
MedStar Georgetown Univ. Med. Center
Washington, DC

Andre Muelenaer, MD, MS
President and Chief Medical Officer
Pediatric Medical Device Institute
Roanoke, VA