2014 Board Members

Board President

Robert A. Hussar
Counsel Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Vice President

Kathleen E. Dyman, EVP
Medical Societies of the Counties of Oneida, Herkimer, Madison, Chenango, Oswego, Cayuga, and St. Lawrence Four County Management CorpDirectors meet regularly to oversee and direct fiscal, programs and mission goals.


Charles P. Canole,
Gouverneur, NY


Jane Greenlaw, RN, JD
Director, Division of the Medical Humanities and Program in Biopsychosocial Studies, Co-Director, Center for Palliative Care and Clinical Ethics, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Associate Professor of Medical Humanities.

Board Members

Alex Brownstein
Senior Vice President of Edelman, Co-Chair for Committee on Medical Research and Biotechnolog (NYS Bar Association) , Board Member for Electric City Food Coop

Karen N. Christensen
Karen Christensen Design: free lance graphic design business

A. Jeffrey Cull
Cull Martin and Associates, Vestal, NY

Upinder S. Dhillon
Dean and Koffman Scholar Binghamton University

Mara B. Ginsberg, Esq.

Founder & President of TO LIFE! (www.tolife.org) nonprofit organization in the Capital District and partner in the Albany law firm of Hinman Straub, P.C.

Thomas L. Goodman, MD
Co-Head, Upstate Hematology Oncology, Private Practice in Niskayuna, NY<

Kathleen Marsch, M.S., R.N.C., N.E.A. - B.C., C.P.H.Q.
St. Peter's Health Care Services

Jennifer Meesuk Kwon, MD, FACOG, FACS
Associate Professor- Department of Neurology and Department of Pediatrics New York State Newborn Screening Follow up Treatment Center University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Medical Director

James Terzian, MD
Medical Director -Department of Pathology and Clinical Laboratories, Lourdes Hospital Board Certified in Anatomic, Clinical, and Forensic Pathology

Founder/Past Medical Director

Murray L. Nusbaum, MD

Executive Director

Luba Djurdjinovic, MS
Genetic Counselor

Associate Director

Erin E. Houghton, MS, CGC
Genetic Counselor

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