Public Health and Health Planning Council Membership

  • Jeffrey A. Kraut
    Chair
    Executive Vice President, Strategy and Analytics
    Associate Dean, Strategic Planning
    Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
  • Jo Ivey Boufford, M.D.
    Vice Chair
    President
    New York Academy of Medicine
  • Judy L. Baumgartner
    President
    Visiting Nursing Association of Western New York, Inc.
  • John D. Bennett Jr., M.D., F.A.C.C., F.A.C.P.
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    Capital District Physician’s Health Plan
  • Howard S. Berliner, SC.D.
    Adjunct Professor of Health Policy
    Milano Graduate School, New School University
  • Lawrence S. Brown, Jr., M.D., M.P.H., FASAM
    START Treatment & Recovery Center, Inc.
  • Kathleen Carver Cheney, Esq.
    Partner
    Novack Burnbaum Crystal, LLP
  • Angel Alfonso Gutierrez, M.D.
  • Thomas Holt
    President and CEO
    Lutheran Social Service Group, Inc.
  • Gary Kalkut, M.D.
    Senior Vice President, Network Integration and Associate Chief Clinical Officer
    NYU Langone Medical Center
  • Scott P. La Rue, MBA, RD
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    ArchCare
  • Harvey Lawrence
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    BMS Family Health and Wellness Centers
  • Glenn Martin, M.D., DLFAPA CIP
    Senior Associate Dean for Human Subjects Research
    Executive Director Program for the Protection of Human Subjects
    Associate Professor of Psychiatry
    Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
  • Ann F. Monroe
  • Mario R. Ortiz, R.N. Ph.D., F.A.A.N.
    Dean and Professor
    Binghamton University, Decker College of Nursing and Health Sciences
  • Ellen L. Rautenberg, M.H.S.
  • Peter G. Robinson, M.P.H.
    University of Rochester
    Vice President Government and Community Relations
    University of Rochester Medical Center
  • John Rugge, M.D.
    Chief Executive Officer
    Hudson Headwaters Health Network
  • Nilda I. Soto, MS Ed
    Assistant Dean, Office of Diversity Enhancement
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Theodore Strange, M.D., F.A.C.P.
    Northwell Health Physician Partners
  • Hugh Thomas, Esq.
    Executive Vice President, Chief Administrator Officer, General Counsel
    Rochester Regional Health
  • Anderson Torres, Ph.D., LCSW-R
    CEO
    R.A.I.N. TOTAL CARE, Inc.
  • Kevin Watkins, M.D., M.P.H.
    Public Health Director
    Cattaraugus County Health Department
  • Patsy Yang, Dr.P.H
    Senior Vice President
    New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation
    Correctional Health Services
  • Dr. Howard Zucker, Commissioner of Health
    Ex-Officio