Medical Advisory Committee

The My Child Without Limits Medical Advisory Committee donated their expertise and time to the creation of the website.


Barry Russman, M.D. Chair

OSHU/Shriner’s Hospital

Mindy Aisen. M.D.
Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation

Henry Chambers, M.D.
Rady Children’s Hospital

Jill Chambers
United Cerebral Palsy of San Diego

Lora Ellenson, M.D.
Weill Cornell Medical College

Richard Ellenson
Blink Twice, INC.

Eileen Fowler, PhD.,PT
UCLA Center for Cerebral Palsy

Murray Goldstein, D.O. MPH
Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation

Beverly Hersey
Easter Seals United Cerebral Palsy North Carolina

Judy Howard, M.D.
UCLA Department of Pediatrics

Jerie Beth Karkos, M.D.
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Beth Lief
University of Pittsburgh

William L. Oppenheim, M.D.
UCLA Orthopedic Hospital Center for Cerebral Palsy

John Michnovicz, PhD.,M.D.
United Cerebral Palsy of New York City

Leon Root, M.D.
Weill Cornell Medical School

Liz Savage
The Disability Policy Collaboration

Vincent Siasoco, M.D.
United Cerebral Palsy of New York City

Allan Strongwater. M.D.
New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases

Ann Henderson-Tilton, M.D.
Children’s Hospital, LSU Health Sciences Center

Nadine Vogel
Springboard Consulting, LLC

Laura Vogtle, PhD, OTR
University of Alabama of Birmingham

Patrice Yasuda, PhD.
Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles

Sheree Chapman York, PT, MS, PCS
Birmingham Children’s Hospital

UCP thanks the medical advisory board for their assistance in the creation of My Child Without Limits. Please stay tuned for updates!