Current LMSA National Leaders

Since its inception as a national organization, LMSA has used its leadership structure to ensure its programming succeeds and reflects the needs of its members across the United States.

LMSA National Board of Directors (BOD)

Executive Director

exec.director@lmsa.net

John Paul Sánchez, MD, MPH

Professor of Emergency Medicine
University of New Mexico

National President

president@lmsa.net

Karina Diaz, PhD

MD Candidate
University of Washington

Immediate Past President

ipp@lmsa.net

Donald Rodriguez

MD/PhD Candidate
University of Chicago
Pritzker School of Medicine

Vice President, External Affairs

external@lmsa.net

Kori Porosnicu Rodriguez, MPH

MD Candidate
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Vice President, Internal Affairs

internal@lmsa.net

Luke Torre-Healy

MD/PhD Candidate
Renaissance School of Medicine at Stony Brook University

NHMA Resident Liaison

councilofresidents@nhmamd.org

Nicole Doria, MD

Resident, Internal Medicine
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center


LMSA Regional Co-Directors

Midwest

Encompassing the following states/regions:

Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, Wisconsin

Jennifer Chincilla

MD Candidate

Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Jesús Acevedo Cintrón

MD/PhD Candidate

Washington University School of Medicine


Northeast

Encompassing the following states/regions:

Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington-DC

Bianca Ulloa

MD/PhD Candidate

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Juan Cerezo

MD Candidate

Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple


Southeast

Encompassing the following states/regions:

Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia, and U.S. territories in the Caribbean (Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands)

Emily Rabinovich

MD Candidate

University of Virginia School of Medicine

Roxana Lazo Gonzalez

MD Candidate

Mercer School of Medicine


Southwest

Encompassing the following states/regions:

Arkansas, Colorado, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas

Laura Garcia

DO Candidate

UNT HSC Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

Andrea Hernandez

MD Candidate

McGovern Medical School at UT Health


West

Encompassing the following states/regions:

Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, and U.S. territories in the Pacific

Alexis Velasquez

MD Candidate

UCSF School of Medicine

Wendy Silva

MD Candidate

Keck School of Medicine of USC


LMSA National Executive Committee

Internal Affairs

Chief Development Officer

cdo@lmsa.net

Gualberto Munoz

MD Candidate
Medical University of South Carolina

Chief Financial Officer

cfo@lmsa.net

Corey Gallet de Saint Aurin, MBA

MD Candidate
Oregon Health and Science University

Chief Information Officer

cio@lmsa.net

Erin Urbanowicz, MPH

MD Candidate
Oregon Health and Science University

Deputy CDO

membership@lmsa.net

Caroline Paz

DO Candidate
Rowan School of Osteopathic Medicine

Fundraising Chair

fundraising@lmsa.net

Jose Grajales

MD/PhD Candidate
Washington University School of Medicine

Scholarship Chair

scholarship@lmsa.net

Katherine Brito

MD Candidate
University of Chicago
Pritzker School of Medicine

External Affairs

Conference & Event Liaison

conf.liaison@lmsa.net

Daphne Joy Garcia Galan

MD Candidate
Texas A&M College of Medicine

Mentorship Co-Chair

mentoring@lmsa.net

Jessica Davila

MD/MPH Candidate
Loyola University
Stritch School of Medicine

Mentorship Co-Chair

mentoring@lmsa.net

Kevin Cabrera

DO Candidate
Midwestern University – AZCOM

National Conference Co-Chair

conference@lmsa.net

Mauricio Porco

MD Candidate
University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine

National Conference Co-Chair

conference@lmsa.net

David Marulanda

MD Candidate
Drexel University College of Medicine

Policy Co-Chair

policy@lmsa.net

Camila Hurtado

MD Candidate
UCSF – UC Berkeley Joint Medical Program

Policy Co-Chair

policy@lmsa.net

Yesenia Salazar

DO Candidate
A.T. Still University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Arizona

Partnerships Co-Chair

partnerships@lmsa.net

Joseph Rojo

MD Candidate
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis

Public Relations Co-Chair

public.relations@lmsa.net

Rosemary Vergara

MD Candidate
Western Michigan University Homer Stryker School of Medicine

Public Relations Co-Chair

public.relations@lmsa.net

Adriana Perez

MD Candidate
Medical College of Wisconsin

Publications Chair

publications@lmsa.net

Lizbeth Alvarez

MD Candidate
UC Davis School of Medicine

Service Chair

service@lmsa.net

Jalyce Taylor

MD Candidate
University of Houston College of Medicine

Webmaster

webmaster@lmsa.net

Steven Morrin

MD Candidate
State University of New York (SUNY)
Downstate Medical Colleges