Advancing the Vaccine Law Dialogue

Pre-conference: September 13 Washington, D.C.

Carl Coleman

Carl Coleman Associate Dean for Graduate Programs and Professor of Law, Seton Hall Law School Bio: Professor Carl Coleman specializes in the legal, ethical, and public policy implications of medical treatment, research, and public health. He currently serves as Academic Director of Seton Hall Law School’s Division of Online Learning. During the 2006-2007 academic year, Professor Coleman … Read more

Kenneth Williams, MD, PhD

Kenneth Williams, MD, PhD Assistant Commissioner of Clinical Services, Chief Medical Officer, Tennessee Department of Correction Bio: Dr. Kenneth Williams, Chief Medical Officer, is responsible for the provision of clinical services and manages a team of licensed medical and behavioral health care providers. They include the Directors of Pharmacy, Nursing, Clinical Quality Assurance, and Behavioral … Read more

Kristina Crane

Kristina Crane Chief Strategy Officer at STChealth Bio: Kristina Crane began her work experience in 2005 as the Owner of KL Crane Associates, Inc. In 2013, she joined Scientific Technologies Corporation as the Director of Professional Services and later became the Director of Product Strategy and PMO in 2015. Since 2020, Kristina has been serving … Read more

Rebecca Coyle, MS

Rebecca Coyle, MS Executive Director at American Immunization Registry Association Bio: Rebecca Coyle is AIRA’s Executive Director. She oversees the development and promotion of tools and best practices to support the implementation of immunization information systems as an essential tool in preventing and controlling vaccine-preventable diseases. Rebecca has a master’s degree in education with an … Read more

Brent Ewig, MSPH

Brent Ewig, MSPH Chief Policy and Government Relations Officer Bio: As the Chief Policy and Government Relations Officer, Brent monitors the immunization policy landscape and develops resources to support AIM members engaging in effective policy development. He represents AIM in policy-related coalitions and promotes AIM positions where appropriate, including adequate resources for jurisdictions. Brent previously … Read more

Mordecai Bell, MHA

Mordecai Bell, MHA Program Services Coordinator and Director of Rural Vaccine Confidence Initiative, National Rural Health Association Bio: As a program services coordinator, he assists with grant writing and monitoring, organizing educational events and initiatives, and project coordination. Prior to joining NRHA, he served as an insurance specialist in the Philadelphia Health Corps and was a … Read more

Robin Cogan, MEd, RN, NCSN

Robin Cogan, MEd, RN, NCSN Clinical Coordinator of the School Nurse Program, Rutgers School of Nursing Bio: Robin Cogan, MEd, RN, NCSN is a Nationally Certified School Nurse (NCSN), currently in her 21st year as a New Jersey school nurse in the Camden City School District. Robin is the Legislative Co-chair for the New Jersey … Read more

Jo Ellen Whitney, JD

Jo Ellen Whitney, JD Shareholder, Dentons Bio: Jo Ellen is adept at managing the everyday chaos employers and human resource managers face. She is known for her approachable demeanor and practical approach to employment law. She shares her knowledge regularly – Jo is a prolific speaker and writer – simultaneously educating and entertaining audiences on … Read more

David Nash, JD

David Nash Director, LEGAL ONE Foundation for Educational Administration Bio: Mr. Nash currently serves as Director of Legal Education and National Outreach for the Foundation for Educational Administration. His responsibilities include coordinating the efforts of FEA to promote its wide array of professional learning courses, events, programs and services nationally. Mr. Nash is also responsible … Read more