Committee on Legislative Affairs

[Bylaws 10.038]

Composition
A chair appointed by the President, a CSA staff liaison, and at least seven other members, two of whom shall be members of the CSA Board of Directors. The President shall attempt to achieve some geographic balance within the membership of this committee.

Duties
To develop and maintain effective contact with legislators at the state and district levels to work toward the defined advocacy goals of the Society.

To educate and update CSA members on events related to legislation that affect, or may affect in the future, the practice of anesthesiology within the state.

To maintain contact with advocacy efforts within ASA, and coordinate state and national advocacy work as appropriate.

To foster grassroots advocacy on the district level within this Society.

To advocate for CSA with other professional societies.

To work with the CPPC to communicate CSA’s advocacy positions to the public.

Chair:
Narendra Trivedi, MD

Members:
Ahmed  Assif, MD 
Eugenia Ayrian, MD
Michael Bigelow, MD
Chante Buntin, MD
Keith Chamberlin, MD, MBA
Samuel Chan, MD
Harrison Chow, MD
Lynn Cintron, MD
Neal Cohen, MD, MPH, MS
Gerard Dang, MD
Christine Doyle, MD
Victoria Fahrenbach, MD
Tania Faruque, MD
Henry Gonzalez, MD
Linda Hertzberg, MD
Sachin Jha, MD
Wayne Kaufman, MD, JD
Jeffrey Lewis, MD
Joyce Lo, MD
James Moore, MD
Lawrence Ong, MD
Felipe Perez, MD
Johnathan Pregler, MD
Michele Raney, MD
Kristin Richards, MD
Gary Roach, MD
Jeffrey Rusheen, MD
Roya Saffary, MD
Thomas Schares, MD, MBA
Mark Singleton, MD
Marc Steurer, MD
Earl Strum, MD
R. Sullivan, MD
Peter Sybert, MD
Ellen Wang, MD
Paul Yost, MD
Mark Zakowski, MD