Preeclampsia Task Force

The third CMQCC quality improvement task force charged with developing a set of tools which define the scope of the problem of preeclampsia, recommend best practices for the prevention of and response to preeclampsia, and outline the most effective strategies for supporting California health providers in implementing those practices.

Committee Members

Thomas Archer
MD
UC San Diego Medical Center
Director, OB Anesthesia
Ocean Berg
RN, MSN, CNS
MCH - Nurse Family Partnership Program
Public Health Nurse
Claire Brindis
DrPH
University of California, San Francisco
Director, Professor of Pediatrics and Health Policy
Brenda Chagolla
RNC, MSN, CNS
UC Davis
Holly Champagne
MSN, RNC, CNS
Kaiser Roseville
Meredith Drews Preeclampsia Foundation
Maurice Druzin
MD
Stanford University/Lucile Packard Children's Hospital
Vice Chair, Dept of OB/GYN
Racine Edwards-Silva
MD, FACOG
Olive View-UCLA Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Kristi Gabel
RNC, MN, CNS
Sutter Roseville Medical Center
Perinatal CNS
Dana Hughes
DrPH
University of California, San Francisco
Professor of Health Policy
Thomas Kelly
MD
UCSD School of Medicine
Director, Clinical Professor of Reproductive Medicine
Sarah Kilpatrick
MD, PhD
Cedars Sinai
Chair Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Visiting Professor of OB/GYN, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA
Richard H. Lee
MD
University of Southern California
Assistant Professor
Audrey Lyndon
PhD, RNC, CNS-BC, FAAN
UCSF School of Nursing
Associate Professor
Elliott Main
MD
CMQCC
Medical Director and Executive Committee Chair
Mark Meyer
MD, FAAEM
Kaiser San Diego Medical Center
Michael Orosco
MD
Kaiser San Diego Medical Center
Nancy Peterson  
MSN, RNC-OB, PNNP, IBCLC
CMQCC
Director of Perinatal Outreach, Clinical Program Manager
Larry Shields
MD
Stanford University/ Dignity Health Marian Regional Medical Center
Adjunct Clinical Professor, Department of OB/GYN
Eleni Tsigas Preeclampsia Foundation
Executive Director
Linda V. Walsh
PhD, CNM, FACNM
University of San Francisco
Associate Professor
Mark Zakowski
MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Chief, Obstetric Anesthesiology; Associate Adjunct Professor of Anesthesiology