Board of Directors

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Ali F. Sonel, MD, FACC, FACP

Chairman of the Board
Chief of Staff, VAPHS

Graham

Steven Graham, MD, PhD

Secretary/Treasurer
Associate Chief of Staff for Research and Development, VAPHS

Donald Koenig

Donald E. Koenig

Medical Center Director
VAPHS

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Frank DeCarlo, Esq. Major/US Army

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Liberty Tire and Recycling

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Thomas Grau, MD

Associate Chief of Staff for Education and Innovative Learning
VAPHS

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Ronald Poropatich, MD

Colonel/Retired/U.S. Army
Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine

Executive Director, Center for Military Medicine Research, Health Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

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Alan Smith

Major/Retired/U.S. Air Force
Congressional Veteran and Military Liasion

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Marlon Ferguson

Southwest Regional Director,

U.S. Senator Bob Casey

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John Innocenti, MBA

President
UPMC Presbyterian and Shadyside Hospitals

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Patrick J. Doyle, PhD

Former Director Audiology & Speech Pathology Program, VAPHS

Associate Director of Research, GRECC

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Jim McMahon, CPA

MBA Bronder & Company

Officers

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Alanna Caffas

Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (412) 360-3866
Email: Alanna.Caffas@va.gov

Administrative Staff

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Shannon Austermann Hula, PhD

Grants and Contracts Manager
Phone: (412) 360-2456
Email: Shannon.Hula@va.gov

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Jennifer Mock

Operations Manager
Phone: (412) 360-2403
Email: Jennifer.Mock3@va.gov