Advanced Practice Nursing Committees

​Nurse Practitioner Peer Review Committee/Advisory Committee

This committee oversees the practice of Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners as it pertains to the use of health insurance and medical assistance benefits, from a provider perspective and makes recommendations to the Board for appropriate action on these matters. 

The committee also reviews the content and format of nurse practitioner programs against pre-established criteria and makes recommendations to the Board for approval of these programs.

Members

Kristen Byrnes, CRNP
Thomasine Guberski, CRNP
Barbara Sanders, CRNP
Debbie Kramer, CRNP
Julie A. Stanik-Hutt, CRNP
Janet Passley-Clarke, CRNP
Susan Shafer, CRNP 

Nurse Midwife Peer Review/Advisory Committee

The purpose of the Nurse-Midwife Peer Review Committee is to oversee the practice of certified nurse-midwives as it pertains to the use of health insurance and medical assistance benefits from a provider perspective, and make recommendations to the Maryland Board of Nursing for appropriate action on these matters. 

Members

Jeri Mancini, CNM
Catherine Salam, CNM
Janet Lobatz, CNM
Cara Krulewitch, CNM
Carol Snapp, CNM 


Nurse Anesthetist Peer Review/Advisory Committee

This committee oversees the practice of Certified Registered Nurse Practitioners as it pertains to the use of health insurance and medical assistance benefits, from a provider perspective and makes recommendations to the Board for appropriate action on these matters. ​The committee continues to carry out the peer review functions under Health Occupations Article, Section 8-503, Annotated Code of Maryland.  In addition the committee functions at the Board's direction and provides it with expert advice related to the practice of nurse anesthesia. 

Members

Joseph E. Pellegrini, CRNA, DNSc
Louis Heindel
George Maex, CRNA
Mary Gascon, CRNA
Kari Murray, CRNA
Matthew D'Angelo