Committee on Committees

Established: By the Constitution and elected by the membership.

Purpose: To nominate individuals to fill vacancies on all regular Association committees, subject to approval by the Council. The context for the Committee’s work is the Statement on Diversity in AHA Nominations and Appointments, adopted by the Council December 1990, revised in June 2001.

Membership: The Association’s president-elect is one of the five members and serves as chair. (See the list of past members.)

Assignment to Division: None. Reports its recommendations to the Council.


Thavolia Glymph, Duke Univ., chair
Leo Garofalo, Connecticut Coll.
Julie Hardwick, Univ. of Texas, Austin
Raúl Ramos, Univ. of Houston
Franziska Seraphim, Boston Coll.


Liz Townsend, Manager, Data Administration and Integrity