PDC Expert Panelists and Task Forces – Pediatric

PEDIATRIC PDC

2007 PDC Steering Committee

  • Sanford Baim, MD, CCD – (ISCD), Rheumatic Disease Center, Glendale, WI, USA – Co-chair
  • Mary B. Leonard, MD, MSCE — (ICCBH), Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA – Co-chair
  • Didier B. Hans, PhD, PD, CCD – (ISCD), Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
  • Maria-Luisa Bianchi, MD – (ISCD), Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy
  • Heidi Kalkwarf, PhD – (ICCBH), Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
  • Frank Rauch, MD – (ICCBH), Shriners Hospital for Children, Montreal, QC, Canada

2007 PDC Moderators

  • Sanford Baim, MD, CCD – (ISCD), Rheumatic Disease Center, Glendale, WI, USA
  • Craig B. Langman, MD – (ICCBH), Children’s Memorial Hospital, USA

2007 Pediatric PDC Expert Panelists

  • Shona L. Bass, PhD, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC, Australia
  • Thomas O. Carpenter, MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
  • Emma Clark, MD, Bristol Royal Infirmary, Bristol, UK
  • Barbara A. Cromer, MD, Metro Health Medical Center, Cleveland, OH, USA
  • Tim Cundy, MD, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
  • Francis H. Glorieux, MD, PhD – (IBMS), Shriners Hospital for Children, Montreal, QC, Canada
  • Ghada El-Hajj Fuleihan, MD, MPH, CCD, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Sue C. Kaste, DO, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, USA
  • Gordon L. Klein, MD, MPH, University of Texas Medical Branch Child Health Center, Galveston, TX, USA
  • Roman S. Lorenc, MD, PhD, CCD, Specjalistyczny Osrodek Medycyny Wieku, Warsaw, Poland
  • M. Zulf Mughal, MBChB, FRCP, FRCPCH, St. Mary’s Hospital, Manchester, UK
  • Isidro B. Salusky, MD, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Aenor J. Sawyer, MD – (ASBMR), San Ramon, CA, USA
  • Francisco A. Sylvester, MD, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center, Hartford, CT, USA
  • Hiroyuki Tanaka, MD, PhD, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan


Meaning of Measurement in Children Task Force

  • Horacio Plotkin, MD, Children’s Hospital & University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA – Chair
  • Craig F. J. Munns, MBBS, PhD, FRACP, The Children’s Hospital at Westmead, Westmead, NSW, Australia
  • Hamilton Casinelli, Argentina
  • Raoul Engelbert, Netherlands
  • Deborah Wenkert. MD, Shriners Hospital for Children, St. Louis, MO, USA
  • Linda A. DiMeglio, MD, MPH, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Richard C. Henderson, MD, PhD, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
  • Philip Zeitler, The Children’s Hospital of Denver, Denver, CO, USA

Reporting of Bone Densitometry in Children Task Force

  • Catherine M. Gordon, MD, MSc , Children’s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA – Chair
  • Laura K. Bachrach, MD, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
  • Nicola J. Crabtree, BSc, MSc, Queen Elizabeth Hospital Bone Density, Birmingham, UK
  • Kate A. Ward, PhD, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
  • Leanne M. Ward, MD, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, ON, Canada
  • Laura Tosi, MD, Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC, USA
  • Ghada El-Hajj Fuleihan, MD, MPH, American University of Beirut, Beirut, Lebanon
  • Stepan Kutilek, MD, PhD, CCBR Czech, Pardubice, Czech Republic
  • Thomas O. Carpenter, MD, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

Extent of Disease Task Force

  • Nicholas J. Bishop, Sheffield Childrens NHS Foundation Trust, Western Bank, Sheffield, UK – Chair
  • Maria Luisa Bianchi, Istituto Auxologico Italiano IRCCS, Milano, Italy
  • Pierre Braillon, Hospital Debrousse, Lyon, France
  • Jon Burnham, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Rolando Cimaz, Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria Meyer, Firenze, Italy
  • Justin Davies, Southampton University Hospital Trust, Southampton, UK
  • Mary Fewtrell, Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
  • Wolfgang Högler, Diana, Princess of Wales Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  • Kathy Kennedy, Childhood Nutrition Research Centre, Institute of Child Health, London, UK
  • Outi Mäkitie, Helsinki University Hospital,Helsinki, Finland
  • Zulf Mughal, St. Mary’s Hospital for Women & Children, Manchester, UK
  • Nick Shaw, Birmingham Children’s Hospital, Birmingham, UK
  • Maria Vogiatzi, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, USA
  • Kate Ward, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

pQCT Measurement in Children Task Force

  • Babette S. Zemel, PhD, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA – Chair
  • Heather A. McKay, PhD, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Laurie J. Moyer-Mileur, PhD, University of Utah/Pediatrics, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
  • Eckhard Schonau, Universitats Kinderklinik, Koln, Germany
  • Bonny L. Specker, PhD, South Dakota State University, Brookings, SD, USA
  • Kate A. Ward, PhD, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK
  • Shona L. Bass, PhD, Deakin University, Burwood, VIC, Australia
  • John A. Shepherd, PhD, CCD, CDT, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA

Last modified: January 4, 2013