Welcome to the State of California 

 Healthcare Associated Infections-Advisory Committee (HAI-AC) and HAI-Liaison Members



 HAI-Advisory Committee


Subcommittee Participation

Karen Anderson, CLS, MPH

California Pacific Medical Center

Public Reporting and Education,
Antibiotic Stewardship and Infection Preventionist Assessment

Marsha Barnden, RNC MSN, CIC

Adventist Health

 California State Plan and
Infection Preventionist Assessment

Paige Batson, MA, BSN, RN

Santa Barbara County Public Health


Elizabeth Clark, MPH, RN 

Torrance Memorial Medical Center

Antibiotic Stewardship and California State Plan and
Chair, Infection Preventionist Assessment

Alicia Cole

Alliance for Safety Awareness for Patients

Public Reporting and Education

Stanley Deresinski, M.D.

Stanford University

Antibiotic Stewardship

Amie Dubois, MSN 

 San Francisco Department of Public Health

 California State Plan

Enid Eck, MPH, RN

Kaiser Permanente Pasadena

Chair, Public Reporting and Education and
Infection Preventionist Assessment

Salah Fouad, MS, CIC

Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
Laguna Hills CA

Public Reporting and Education

Rae Greulich

Member of the Public

Public Reporting and Education

Michael Langberg, M.D.

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center


Brian Lee, M.D. 

Children's Hospital & Research Center Oakland

Chair, Antibiotic Stewardship

 Carole Moss 

 Nile's Project


Catherine Liu, M.D.

University of California, San Francisco

Antibiotic Stewardship

 Zachary Rubin, M.D.

University of California, Los Angeles

Chair, California State Plan 

Jeffrey Silvers, M.D.

Sutter Health San Leandro

Antibiotic Stewardship

Samantha Tweeten, Ph.D. MPH

San Diego County


 Deborah Wiechman, RN

Northern California Rehabilitation Hospital

 Infection Preventionist Assessment

David Witt, M.D.

Kaiser Permanente San Rafael

Chair, Healthcare Associated Infections-Advisory Committee


HAI-Liaison Representative

Subcommittee Participation

Suzanne Anders, MHI

Health Services Advisory Group (HSAG) of California

California State Plan and
Infection Preventionist Assessment

Michael Butera, M.D.

California Medical Association 

Antibiotic Stewardship

Susan Gilroy, PA-C

 California Academy of Physician Assistants

Kathy Dennis, RN

 California Nurses Association

David Perrott, M.D.

(Interim Representative)

California Hospital Association 

Cheryl Richardson, RN

California Association for Professionals in
Infection Control and Epidemiology 

Public Reporting and Education and California State Plan and
Infection Preventionist Assessment

Dawn Terashita, M.D., MPH

 California Conference of Local Health Officers

Matthew Zahn, M.D., MPH

California Association of Communicable Disease Controllers

California State Plan





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