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Executive Committee

CPQCC Executive Committee consists of a network of stakeholders consisting of public and private, obstetric and neonatal providers, health care purchasers, public health professionals and private sector health industry specialists. The Executive Commitee meets regularly to debate, review, prioritize and plan the direction of the Collaborative.

The preliminary planning group includes: CDPH-MCAH, California Children's Services (CCS), California Office of Vital Records (OVR), California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD), Regional Perinatal Programs of California (RPPC), Health Insurance Plans of California, American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), California Association of Neonatologists (CAN), Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH), David and Lucile Packard Foundation and the Vermont Oxford Network (VON). 

Dilip R. Bhatt, MDNeonatologist, Kaiser Permanente, Fontana
David Braun, MDRegional Physician Coordinator, Kaiser Permanente
Steven Goldman, MDChief, Newborn Services, CPMC
Jeffrey Gould, MD, MPHPrincipal Investigator, CPQCC
Balaji Govindaswani, MDChief, Santa Clara Valley Medical Center
Andrew Hopper, MDNeonatologist, LLUMC
Jeffrey Horbar, MDChief Executive and Scientific Officer, VON
Leslie KowalewskiAssociate State Director March of Dimes
Sudeep Kukreja, MDNeonatologist, Children’s Hospital of Orange County
Michael Kuzniewicz, MD, MPHDirector, Perinatal Research Unit KP
Elliott Main, MDPI CMQCC, Chairman, OB & GYN at CPMC
Joseph P. Parker, PhD

Manager, Healthcare Outcomes Center, OSHPD

Richard Powers, MD

Regional Director of QI, Pacific Region;  Practice Medical Director of San Jose Mednax Neonatology Group

Joseph Schulman, MD MS Director, NICU QMI CCS CDPH
Paul Sharek, MD, MPH, FAAPDirector of Quality, CPQCC, Medical Director LPCH
Terri Slagle, MDAAP District IX, N. CA Rep Neonatology CPMC
David K. Stevenson, MDCo-PI, CPQCC; Vice Dean, Stanford University SOM