US Chapter Directory

State Chapter Name Location Chapter Medical Director Chapter Director (Contact)
Alabama
Kohl's ThinkFirst Alabama Birmingham, AL Dr. James Johnston MD Julie Farmer MPH, RN
ThinkFirst Mobile Mobile, AL Dr. Anthony Martino MD Mary Wilstrup RN
Arizona
ThinkFirst @ Phoenix Children's Hospital Phoenix, AZ Dr. P David Adelson MD, FACS
ThinkFirst Banner University Tucson Tucson, AZ Martin Weinand MD Susan Kinkade BSN, RN, CEN
ThinkFirst Barrow Neurological Institute Phoenix, AZ Laura Snyder MD Shelli Herseth MA, ATC
ThinkFirst Dignity Health Chandler-Gilbert Chandler, AZ Dr. Terry Happel MD V. Melissa Beauchamp RN, MSN-Ed
ThinkFirst Navajo Teec Nos Pos, AZ Robert Crowell MD Jodee Dennison MPH
Barbara Crowell Roy
California
North Valley ThinkFirst Redding, CA Dr. Kimberly Page MD, FACS Dr. Kimberly Page MD, FACS
ThinkFirst Chico Chico, CA Dr. Jeffrey Lobosky MD Judy Cline RN, BSN, CFRN
ThinkFirst Inland Empire Loma Linda, CA Miguel Lopez-Gonzalez Nilofar Irani PA
Tanya Minasian DO Nilofar Irani PA
ThinkFirst Los Angeles County Los Angeles, CA Dr. Kelly Katzberg MD Bernadette Abou-Harb MS, CPST
ThinkFirst San Diego San Diego, CA Shelly Atkinson
ThinkFirst Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA Dr. Sharon Basham MD Denise Dowd OTR/L
Colorado
Summit Medical Center and Mountain Clinics ThinkFirst Frisco, CO Dr. Greg Poulter MD Holly Adnan RN, BSN
ThinkFirst Foothills RETAC Lakewood, CO Dr. Kara Beasley DO Natalie DeBakker
ThinkFirst Vail Health Hospital Vail, CO Dr. Barry Hammaker MD Kim Greene
Connecticut
ThinkFirst Gaylord Hospital Wallingford, CT Alyse Sicklick MD Megan Palmer OT
ThinkFirst Hospital for Special Care New Britain, CT Catherine Feeney PT
Delaware
ThinkFirst Bayhealth Dover, DE Edward Alexander MD Deborah Eberly RN, BSN, CEN, CNML
ThinkFirst Delaware Newark, DE Dr. Magdy Boulos MD Kathleen Boyer MSN, RN
ThinkFirst Nemours Wilmington, DE Stephen Murphy MD Jennifer McCue RRT, BSEd
District of Columbia
HUH ThinkFirst Washington, DC Damirez Fossett MD, FACS Erika Cooksey MPH
ThinkFirst Greater Washington Area Washington, DC Rocco Armonda MD Jessica Foster MHA
Florida
Orange Park Neurosurgery ThinkFirst st john, FL mark spatola MD, FAANS mark spatola MD, FAANS
ThinkFirst Baptist Healthcare Pensacola, FL Colby Maher MD Priscilla Brewer RN, MSN
ThinkFirst Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital Jacksonville, FL Kenneth Ngo MD Jennifer Wheeler COTA/L
Yasmin Broomand Khoshbacht PT, DPT
ThinkFirst Lawnwood Regional Fort Pierce, FL Katy Maxemow
ThinkFirst of Jacksonville Jacksonville, FL Robert Levy MD Rebecca Melvin EMT-P
ThinkFirst Orlando Health Rehab Institute Orlando, FL Dr. David Portee MD Tessa Ladd OTR/L
Georgia
ThinkFirst Children's Healthcare of Atlanta Atlanta, GA Dr. Maurice Sholas MD, PhD Terri Stewart MOT, OTR/L
Idaho
ThinkFirst Kootenai Health Coeur d'Alene, ID William Ganz MD Jacquelyn Alexander DNP, FNP-C
Wendy Ferguson RN, BSN, CEN
ThinkFirst of Idaho Boise, ID Dr. Christian G Zimmerman MD Jeff Sparks
Illinois
Brain Injury Association of Illinois ThinkFirst Chapter Chicago, IL Nelson Escobar MD Philicia Deckard LSW CBIST
SCIA of Illinois ThinkFirst Chapter Palos Heights, IL Dr. David Chen MD Mercedes Rauen
ThinkFirst Brain Trauma Awareness Group Quincy, IL Dr. Anthony Biggs DO Margaret Williams RN, PhD
ThinkFirst Kishwaukee Hospital DeKalb, IL Marci Millburg RN, BSN
ThinkFirst Northwestern Medicine Winfield, IL Andrew Chenelle MD Jill Braselton RN, BSN
ThinkFirst Peoria Peoria, IL Anthony Avellino MD, MBA Lisa Maynard
ThinkFirst SIU School of Medicine Springfield, IL Nancy Kyrouac MPH
ThinkFirst Southern Illinois Carbondale, IL Cori Maynor, OTR/L, CBIST
Indiana
ThinkFirst Deaconess Evansville, IN W. Matthew Vassy MD Lu Weil EMT, PI, LI
ThinkFirst Indiana University Health Indianapolis, IN Richard Rodgers Michaela Graham
ThinkFirst IU Health Bloomington Hospital Bloomington, IN Dr. Marshall Poor, Jr. MD Lesley Lopossa RN
ThinkFirst of Memorial Hospital South Bend, IN Dr. Roger Klauer MD Stacie Bobeck
ThinkFirst Parkview Hospital Fort Wayne, IN Dr. Madhav Bhat MD Shelvy Lewis
ThinkFirst Peyton Manning Children's Hospital at St. Vincent Indianapolis, IN Dr. Ronald Young, II MD Kia Humphrey
ThinkFirst Reid Health Richmond, IN Jacob Cox RN, Paramedic
ThinkFirst Riley Hospital Indianapolis, IN Jodi Smith MD, PhD Tiffany Egan-Rojas MPH
Dawn Daniels PhD
ThinkFirst Union Hospital Terre Haute, IN Anita Toussi MD Kelly Mills RN, BSN, CEN
Kansas
ThinkFirst Topeka Topeka, KS William Sachs MD, FACS Teresa Taylor BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN
ThinkFirst Wichita Wichita, KS Dr. Kimberly Molik MD, FACS
Kentucky
ThinkFirst HealthPark Owensboro, KY David Eggers MD, FACS
ThinkFirst Kentucky Lexington, KY Dr. Andrew Bernard MD Amanda Rist RN, BSN
Louisiana
ThinkFirst of the Ark-La-Tex Shreveport, LA David Cavanaugh MD Donna Cavanaugh BA
Maryland
ThinkFirst Montgomery County Silver Spring, MD Zachary Levine MD Heidi Armonda RN, BSN
University of Maryland Rehabilitation ThinkFirst Chapter Baltimore, MD Dr. Peter Gorman MD Courtney Heavner PTA
Massachusetts
ThinkFirst Boston Boston, MA Mark Proctor MD Barbara DiGirolamo M.Ed, CPSTI
Michigan
ThinkFirst at Bronson Kalamazoo, MI Scott Davidson MD, FACS
Cheryl Stevenson MSN, RN, TCRN
Rita Cox RN, BSN
Patricia Benoit
ThinkFirst Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak, MI Daniel Michael MD, PhD Lori Sheridan BA
Dr. Holly Gilmer-Hill MD Lori Sheridan BA
ThinkFirst Detroit Receiving Hospital Detroit, MI Joe Gomez RN
ThinkFirst Downriver Trenton, MI Kenneth Casey MD Gaylina Trocha
Kathy Franzen RN, BSN
ThinkFirst for Kids - Huron Medical Center Bad Axe, MI Dr. E. Malcolm Field MD
ThinkFirst Genesee County Grand Blanc, MI Dr. Avery Jackson III, MD Zachary Landers RN, BSN, TNCC-I
ThinkFirst Gratiot/Isabella RESD Ithaca, MI Dr. E. Malcolm Field MD Pamela Brown
ThinkFirst Henry Ford Hospital Detroit, MI Jeffrey Johnson MD Dwana Bass MSN, RN
ThinkFirst Jackson Jackson, MI Lawrence Narkiewicz Jr, MD Jessica Bammer MSA
ThinkFirst McLaren Macomb Mt. Clemens, MI Mark Goldberger DO Jennifer Dixon RN, BSN
ThinkFirst MidMichigan Health Midland, MI Thomas Veverka MD Kelli Jankens BA, MBA
ThinkFirst of Greater Lansing East Lansing, MI Dr. Timothy M Heilman MD Patricia Filko
ThinkFirst of Kalamazoo at Borgess Kalamazoo, MI Mark Krinock MD Gillian Jones MBA, BS
ThinkFirst of Scheurer Hospital Pigeon, MI Dr. Paul Scaddan MD Kelli Braun
ThinkFirst Saginaw Saginaw, MI Dr. E. Malcolm Field MD Mary Kunz
ThinkFirst St. Joe's Ann Arbor Ann Arbor, MI David Steinberg MD Matthew Budd MSN, RN
Jennifer Brown MA, CCC-SLP
ThinkFirst St. Joe's Oakland Pontiac, MI David Hall MD Sarah Gothard RN, BSN
ThinkFirst St. John Hospital Detroit, MI Richard Fessler MD Sheryl Hurst RN
ThinkFirst St. Mary Mercy Livonia Livonia, MI Pannu Tejpaul MD Maurice Cox RN
ThinkFirst University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI Hugh Garton MD Marie Snodgrass
Bethany Folsom
ThinkFirst West Michigan Grand Rapids, MI Gaby Iskander MD, MS Laura Maclam RN
Minnesota
ThinkFirst Collaborative of Duluth Duluth, MN Carolyn Forsman MD Allison Nicolson CTRS
ThinkFirst of Hennepin County Minneapolis, MN Dr. Thomas A Bergman MD Julie Philbrook RN, DNP
ThinkFirst of St. Paul, MN St. Paul, MN Dr. Rebecca Koerner MD Lisabeth Mackall
Mississippi
ThinkFirst Memorial Hospital at Gulfport Gulfport, MS Dr. Eric Wolfson MD Haley Moon BA, RN
Missouri
Joplin ThinkFirst Chapter Joplin, MO Dr. Brian Curtis MD Donna Hughes RN
ThinkFirst - Ozarks Springfield, MO Timothy Woods MD Michael Dawson EMT-P
ThinkFirst Missouri Columbia, MO Dr. Gregory Worsowicz MD, MBA Michelle Gibler PhD
ThinkFirst of Greater Kansas City Kansas City, MO Dr. Robert A Morantz MD Cynthia Randazzo
Rose Simone
ThinkFirst St. Louis St. Louis, MO Douglas Schuerer MD, FACS Heather Heil
Montana
ThinkFirst Yellowstone County Billings, MT Dr. Michael Morone MD, PhD Susan Gail Maier
Andrew Goss
Nebraska
ThinkFirst Children's Hospital and Medical Center Omaha, NE La'Risa McLennon CPH, CPST
ThinkFirst Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital Lincoln, NE Dr. Paul Krabbenhoft MD Kipp Ransom MS, LMHP, LPC
Nevada
ThinkFirst Northern Nevada Reno, NV Dr. Lali Sekhon MD, PhD, FACS, FAANS Kathy O'Sullivan MS, PT
New Hampshire
Northeast Rehabilitation Health Network ThinkFirst Chapter Portsmouth, NH Zoe McLean MSOTR/L
New Jersey
ThinkFirst New Jersey West Orange, NJ Steven Kirshblum MD Jeanine Valenti
New York
Oneida/Herkimer ThinkFirst Chapter Utica, NY Dr. Clifford Soults MD Tracey Barone RN, BSN
ThinkFirst Brookdale Hospital Brooklyn, NY Judith Lussier PAC
ThinkFirst Helen Hayes Hospital West Haverstraw, NY Ferne Pomerantz MD John Ficucello PT
ThinkFirst Marist Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Poughkeepsie, NY Julie Fineman PT, EdM
ThinkFirst NYC/Long Island New Hyde Park, NY Jillian Savino
White Plains ThinkFirst White Plains, NY Dr. Barry Jordan MD Elizabeth Dominick
Dr. Alan David MD Elizabeth Dominick
North Carolina
Carolinas Medical Center ThinkFirst Chapter Charlotte, NC Dr. Hunter Dyer MD Tracie Campbell MS
Ohio
Aultman Hospital ThinkFirst Chapter Canton, OH Mark Weiner MD Sheree Nuske RN
ThinkFirst Central Ohio Columbus, OH W. Jerry Mysiw MD Ann Smith
ThinkFirst Cleveland VA Cleveland, OH Aubrey Lash CTRS
ThinkFirst Genesis Zanesville, OH Dr. Stuart Chow DO Rebecca Geyer RN, MSN
TriHealth ThinkFirst Program Cincinnati, OH Juan Peschiera MD, FACS Stephanie Lambers OTR/L, MEd
Krista Jones BS, CPSTI
Oklahoma
ThinkFirst INTEGRIS Jim Thorpe Oklahoma City, OK Dr. Amal Moorad MD Dana DuRoy OTR/L, MBA
Oregon
ThinkFirst Oregon Portland, OR Edward Neuwelt MD Kayt Zundel
Pennsylvania
Einstein's ThinkFirst Philadelphia, PA Cathy Markey RN, MSN, CCRN, CEN
Magee Rehabilitation/ThinkFirst Philadelphia, PA Keith Newerla MSW, LSW, CAC
ThinkFirst of Northeast PA Wilkes-Barre, PA Dr. Michael Raymond PhD Matthew Banford OTR/L, CBIS
ThinkFirst Penn State Health Hummelstown, PA David Gater, Jr. MD, PhD, MS Nancy Lokey RN, CRRN, CBIS
ThinkFirst St. Luke's University Health Network Bethlehem, PA Peter Thomas DO Andrea Nesfeder MPH
ThinkFirst Central PA Darren Jacobs DO Amanda Chapin RN
Julianne Gay LPN
South Carolina
Greenville ThinkFirst Greenville, SC Dr. Kevin Kopera MD Danielle Fitzmorris MSM, CTRS
Horry County ThinkFirst Chapter Conway, SC Ellen Leftwich
Midlands ThinkFirst Columbia, SC Angela Rodriguez MSW
ThinkFirst Aiken County Aiken, SC BonnieAnne Fulghum
ThinkFirst Columbia West Columbia, SC Dr. Jeremy Hertza PsyD Jennifer Brooks MSW
ThinkFirst Florence County Florence, SC Carla Ammons
Beth W Townsend
ThinkFirst Palmetto Health Trauma Columbia, SC Mark Jones MD Nichole Spivey MBA
ThinkFirst South Carolina-Lowcountry Program Charleston, SC Bonnie Muntz-Pope
ThinkFirst Spartanburg Spartanburg, SC Brian Thurston Thomas Mack RN
Tennessee
ThinkFirst Tennessee Knoxville, TN Mary Dillon MD Carrie Bowman CTRS
Texas
ThinkFirst BIR Rehab Frisco, TX Seema Sikka MD Nagel Melody PT
ThinkFirst Greater Houston Foundation The Woodlands, TX Dr. Peter Shedden MD Robin Lillegard
ThinkFirst South Texas Harlingen, TX Dr. Hillary Chollet MD Yolanda Padilla CSTR
West Virginia
ThinkFirst Charleston Charleston, WV Dr. John Schmidt MD Deborah Toney RN, CNRN
Wisconsin
St. Vincent ThinkFirst Green Bay, WI Dr. Gerald Bannasch MD Sarah Badalamenti RN
ThinkFirst Aurora Summit Summit, WI Shana Lebanowski RN, BSN
ThinkFirst Holy Family Memorial Manitowoc, WI Amy John RN, BSN, MBA
ThinkFirst Madison Madison, WI Aimee Lemrise CPC
Steve Amaefuna
ThinkFirst Mercy Health System Janesville, WI Dr. Merle Rust MD Terry Michel