KCMS Board of Directors

Board of Directors2019-07-09T21:50:42+00:00

Board of Directors 2019


Mark Brady, MD, FASA – President
Midwest Anesthesia Associates PA
Joshua Mammen, MD, PhD – Past President
Surgical Oncologist
Associate Professor
University of Kansas Hospital 
Betty Drees, MD, FACP, FACE – President-Elect
Professor of Medicine, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
President, Graduate School for the Stowers Institute for Medical Research 
Carole Freiberger-O’Keefe, DO – Secretary
Critical Care Medicine
Saint Luke’s Hospital of Kansas City 
Gregory K. Unruh, MD, FASA – Treasurer
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
University of Kansas Medical Center 


Board Members

John Hagan, III, MD
Ophthalmologist, Discover Vision Centers
Editor, Missouri Medicine (Missouri State Medical Association)

Scott Kujath, MD, FACS – Chair, Patient Advocacy
Vascular Surgeon
Midwest Aortic & Vascular Institute

Jim Wetzel, MD – Chair, Strategic Planning
Senior Vice President/Chief Medical Officer
Olathe Medical Center

Chris Dixon, MD
Physician Anesthesiologist

Joseph Reuben, MD
Emergency Medicine

Michael O’Dell, MD, MSH, FAAFP
Editor, Kansas City Medicine (Ex. Officio)
Associate Chief Medical Officer, Truman Medical Center Lakewood
Chair, Department of Community and Family Medicine, UMKC School of Medicine

Sheila McGreevy, MD, FACP – At Large
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
University of Kansas Medical Center

Stephen Salanski, MD – At Large
Family Medicine Specialist
Transcend/Partners in Primary Care

Angela Bedell, CAE
Executive Director (Ex. Officio)