Education Committee

Juan Carlos Plana, MD, FASE – Chairman
Douglas Shook, MD, FASE – Co-Chair

Karima Addetia, MD – Member at Large
Carolyn Altman, MD, FASE – Council on Pediatric & Congenital Heart Disease Representative
Louis Bezold, MD, FASE – Member at Large
Lori Blauwet, MD, FASE – Member at Large
Merri Bremer, EdD, RN, RDCS, ACS, FASE – Member at Large
Sabe De, MD, FASE – Member at Large
John Gorcsan, III, MD, FASE – Member at Large
Judy Hung, MD, FASE – Member at Large
Chris Kramer, ACS, RDCS, FASE –Council on Cardiovascular Sonography Representative
Chris Kramer, ACS, RDCS, FASE – JRC-DMS Representative
Feroze Mahmood, MD, FASE – Council on Perioperative EchocardiographyRepresentative
Raymond Musarra, RDCS, RCS, FASE – Member at Large
Matthew Parker, MD – AMA Rep
William Perez, MD, MA, FASE – Member
Priscilla Peters, BA, RDCS, FASE – Member at Large
Gbemiga Sofowora, MD, FASE – Member at Large
Bryan Wells, MD, FASE – Council on Vascular Ultrasound Representative
Christina LaFuria  – Staff Liaison

CMS finalized increase to echo code 93306 and accepted the cardiology community’s proposal that prevents cuts to echoes with contrast