EP Emerging Infectious Diseases

Expert Panel on Emerging Infectious Diseases

The Expert Panel on Emerging Infectious Diseases conducts research to identify the single most important issue on the horizon in terms of policy for emerging and infectious diseases and offer recommendations to national level programs in hopes to combat the diseases before they harm a larger population.

Inaugural Year: 2007

Lead Co-Chair:
Barbara Swanson, PhD, RN, FAAN, ACRN 
Professor and Director of PhD Program
Rush University College of Nursing

Co-Chair:
Jason E. Farley, PhD, MPH, MSN, CRNP, FAAN 
Associate Professor
Johns Hopkins University

Co-Chair Appointee:
Dorothy Wiley, PhD, RN, FAAN
Associate Professor
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Nursing

Staff Liaison: Matthew Williams, JD, MA

Board Liaison: Kaye W. Bender, PhD, RN, FAAN 

​Previous Chairs: Donna Zucker (2015-2016), Chip Bailey (2015-2016), ​Jerry D. Durham (2008), Felissa R. Lashley (2008) 

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