The officers of the Connecticut Academy of Family Physicians would like to hear from members about issues of concern. Please feel free to contact officers, staff members, or AAFP Delegates.

Yadira Acevedo, MD

Khuram Ghumman, MD

Sachin Parekh, MD

Mellisa Pensa, MD

Executive Vice President
Mark Schuman
P.O. Box 30, Bloomfield, CT 06002
Office: (860)243-3977; (800)600-CAFP; Fax: (860)286-0787

Deputy Vice President
Mary Yokose
P.O. Box 30, Bloomfield, CT 06002
Office (860)243-3977; (800)600-CAFP; Fax: (860)286-0787


Kathleen Mueller, MD
(Immediate Past President)

Emmanuel Kenta-Bibi, MD
(Past President at Large)

Edmund Kim, MD
(Past President at Large)

Ayaz Madraswalla, MD
(Past President at Large)



Rebecca Eleck, MD

Matthew Desir, MD

Paul Sullivan, MD

Onyinyechukwu Kanu, MD

Nicole Jackson, MD

Heidi Tucker, DO

Andy Parad, MD

Judy Chiu, DO

Christina Shenko, MD



Core Content Review
Ross Winakor, MD

Endowment Committee
Craig Czarsty, M.D., Chair

Family Medicine Development Task Force
Fonda Gravino, M.D.
Sachin Parekh, M.D.

Legislative and Public Affairs Committee
Andrea Needleman, M.D., Co-Chair
Stacy Taylor, MD., Co-Chair

Program Committee
Sandra Hughes, M.D., Chair

Scope of Practice
David Howlett, M.D., Chair

Delegates to the AAFP Congress of Delegates

Domenic Casablanca, M.D.

Kathleen Mueller, M.D.

Alternate Delegates to the AAFP Congress of Delegates

Robert Carr, M.D.

Fonda Gravino, M.D.

Residency Directors & Chairs of Family Medicine

Henry Yoon, MD
Family Practice Residency, Stamford Hospital

Kenia Mansilla-Rivera, MD, Director
Department of Family Medicine, UConn/St. Francis Hospital

Kimberly Legere-Sharples, M.D., Director
Family Practice Residency Program, Middlesex Hospital

Remi Mathews, MD, Program Director
Eastern Connecticut Family Medicine Residency Program @ Manchester Memorial Hospital

David Henderson, MD
UConn School of Medicine

H. Andrew Selinger, MD
Frank H. Netter School of Medicine

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