GEO Steering Committee

The West Virginia University Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center Global Engagement Office (GEO) Steering Committee meets quarterly and consists of academic leaders from each of the five schools. This committee works with the Director of GEO to provide a structure to transform lives through global health programs.

Current Steering Committee Members

Christina DeBiase, MA , EdD
Melanie Fisher, MD , FACP , MSc
Dana Friend, MPH, FNP, RN
Jason Huber, PhD
David Parker, PhD
Mary Beth Mandich, PT , PhD
Christopher Martin, MD, MSC
Kevin Maupin, MD , FAAP , FCCP
Ranjita Misra, PhD, CHES, FASHA
Susan Newfield, PhD, RN
Peter Ngan, DMD
Josephine Reece, MD
Terrence Schwinghammer, PHARMD
Douglas Slain, PHARMD, BCPS, FCCP
Michael Wilhelm

Upcoming Meetings

May 13, 2015

(Taavi Rõivas, the Estonian Prime Minister (formerly Minister of Social Affairs) visited HSC in 2013 (pictured left). He was accompanied by his partner, Luisa Värk, an Estonian Pop Singer. GEO Steering Committee member, Dr. David Parker is pictured right. For more information, please visit the School of Public Health news article.)