SCCM Texas Chapter Committees – 2017

(Chair Selected by Annual Nomination)

If you are interested in becoming more involved, join one of our committees! Please contact committee chairs through their emails below for more information.


  • Organize regularly occurring chapter meetings
    • Provide educational lectures on pertinent critical care topics
    • Promote networking opportunities
  • Coordinate member reception at the SCCM Annual Critical Care Congress
    • Inform prospective members of benefits and opportunities
    • Provide a social gathering for members to interact
  • Oversee strategic expansion into other areas of Texas
    • Build state-wide membership base
    • Increase communication among critical care practitioners in Texas







Chair, Houston Coordinator
Anne Rain Tanner, PharmD, BCPS

Dallas & Fort Worth Coordinator
Jennifer Roth, PharmD, BCPS

San Antonio Coordinator
Patrick Cullinan, DO, FACOEP, FACOI, FCCM

San Antonio Coordinator
Andro Herrera-Mendoza, MBA, RRT-NPS-RPFT

El Paso Coordinator
Susan McLean, MD



  • Facilitate communication between the SCCM Texas Chapter members and leadership using a variety of media (email, website, newsletter, social media)
  • Inform the SCCM Texas Chapter members about, as well as assist in managing:
    • Chapter meetings
    • Alan I. Fields Award
    • Membership
  • Special events
Brian Burleson, PharmD, BCPS

Coordinator - Website
Amaris Fuentes, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP

Coordinator - Social Media/Facebook
Annette Lista, PharmD

Coordinator - Social Media/Twitter
Donna Cota, DO

Coordinator - Newsletter
Lan Bui, PharmD, BCPS

Communications Coordinator - Houston
Elizabeth Dozier, BSN, RN, CCRN

Communications Coordinator- Dallas/Fort Worth


Communications Coordinator - San Antonio
Molly Curran, PharmD



  • Assist the TSCCM membership in research endeavors / expand Critical Care research within the TSCCM membership
  • Coordinate and oversee the annual Alan I. Fields scholarship award
  • Assist in manuscript and presentation editing and critique
  • Provide guidance and mentorship for the FCCM application process
  • Future endeavors:
    • Establish a TSCCM research network for multi-center initiatives
  • TSCCM professional publications: meta-analyses, white papers
Teresa Allison, PharmD, BCPS, BCCCP


  • Coordinate and promote multidisciplinary TSCCM membership expansion throughout Texas
  • Organize annual TSCCM membership drive
  • Establish and maintain the TSCCM membership database
  • Identify methods to promote and ensure retention of TSCCM members
Maggie Ma, PharmD, BCPS


  • Coordinate and oversee the annual elections for the SCCM Texas Chapter
Rebecca Attridge, PharmD, MSc, BCPS


  • Develop continuing education programming including program content, speakers, learning objectives, promotional materials, and symposium program booklets
  • Coordinate the facilities and catering for the symposium
  • Coordinate continuing education (CE) credit from the various disciplines CE boards and develop certificates of completion for each discipline
  • Seek vendor sponsorship and coordinate vendor activities throughout the symposium
  • Solicit and coordinate student volunteers to work the registration booths
Jennifer Gass, PharmD, MC, BCPS, BCCCP


  • Acknowledge chapter leaders and members for accomplishments and contributions to the chapters and to critically ill and injured patients over the past year
  • Develop online nomination process
  • Review nominations
  • Select award recipients
  • Review and revise process for the following year