Scientific & Medical Advisory Committee

* indicates New Members

Nurse Practitioner
Director, Inpatient Wound Care
Wound Healing and Limb Preservation Center
George Washington University Hospital

Associate Research Professor of Surgery
School of Medicine and Health Sciences
George Washington University

Colleen Coulter, PT, DPT, PhD
Pediatric Physical Therapist – Congenital and Acquired Limb Deficiency
Physical Therapist IV; Team Lead Limb Deficiency Program
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Atlanta, GA

Don Cummings, CPO, LPO, FAAOP
Board Liaison, Amputee Coalition
Directory of Proshetics
Texas Scottish Rite Hospital
Dallas, TX

Nancy Dudek, MD, MEd, FRCPC
Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Liaison, Amputee Coalition of Canada; Professor
University of Ottawa; Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Ottowa, Canada

*Prateek Grover, MD, PhD, MHA, FAAPMR
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Assistant Professor, Neurology – Neurorehabilitation, Washington University in St. Louis
Program Director, Amputation Rehabilitation and Medical Director, The Rehabilitation Institute of St. Louis
St Louis, MO

David Hewlett, PharmD, BCPS
Clinical Pharmacist, Internal Medicine, University Medical Center of Southern Nevada
Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Roseman University of Health Sciences, College of Pharmacy
Las Vegas, NV

Denise Hoffmann, RN
Community Programs
Patient Advocate
Freedom Innovations
St. Louis, MO

Bruce “Mac” McClellan, CPO, LPO, FISPO, FAAOP
Orthotics and Prosthetics
Residency Director
Prosthetic-Orthotic Associates of East Texas, Inc.
Tyler, TX

Danielle Melton, MD – Immediate Past Chair
Orthopedic Surgery
Immediate Past Chair; Director of the Amputee Program
McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Houston, TX

Carol A. Miller, PT, PhD, GCS
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatrics
Professor & Director of Curriculum and Instruction
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – Georgia Campus
Suwanee, GA

*Laura Pickoff, MSW, LCSW-C
Social Work and Case Management
Manager of Case Management; Co-lead of Amputee Program
Adventist Healthcare – Rehabilitation Hospital
Rockville, MD

*Benjamin “Kyle” Potter, MD, FACS
Surgical Advancements, Orthopaedic Surgery
Professor, Director for Surgery, and Chief Surgeon for Amputee Program
Walter Reed NMMC
Bethesda, MD

*Billie Jane Randolph, Ph.D., PT
Physical Therapy
Deputy Director, Extremity Trauma and Amputation Center of Excellence (VA-DoD)
Department of Veterans Affairs
Washington, DC

*Laura Shin, PhD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Surgery
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA

*Lisa Strube
American Association of Sex Educators, Counselors, and Therapists (AASECT); Licensed Professional Counselors of Georgia
Atlanta, GA

Shawn Swanson Johnson, OTR/L
Occupational Therapy
Occupational Therapist
SSJ Rehab Services, PLLC
Houston, TX

Erik Wolf, PhD
Prosthetic Research
NMS Program Area Manager
Frederick, MD

Amputee Coalition Staff

Dan Ignazewski
Chief Programs & Policy Officer

Melanie Miller
Senior Research Assistant

Janet Panoch
Resource Development Manager

Mary Richards
Chief Executive Officer

Terry Sheehan, MD
Medical Director