International Relations Advisory Committee

Wael Jaber, MD, FASE – Co-Chair
Cynthia Taub, MD, FASE – Co-Chair
Bonita Anderson, MAPPLSC, DMU, AMS, FASE, ACS – International Board Member
Vitor Guerra, MD – Brazil/Pediatric Representative
Vadim Kuznetsov, MD – Russia Consultant
Roberto Lang, MD, FASE – Ex-Officio
Sunil Mankad, MD, FCCP, FASE – India Consultant
Kofo Ogunyankin, MD, FASE – Africa Consultant
Ricardo Pignatelli,  – S. American Consultant
Anita Sadeghpour, MD, FACC, FASE – Middle East Consultant
Ahmad Salehi Omran, MD, FASE – Middle East Consultant
Gregory Scalia, MD, MBBS, FASE – Australian Consultant
James Thomas, MD, FASE – Ex-Officio
Wendy Tsang, MD – Canadian Consultant
Rhonda Price, CSO – Staff Liaison

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