Rid’s Board of Directors


Chairman, Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths (RID)
Former Lt. Governor of New York State


Harlan Batrus

Founder, Lee Antimicrobial Solutions


Dr. Jeffrey S. Borer

Professor of Medicine, Cell Biology, Radiology, Surgery and Public Health
Director, The Howard Gilman Institute for Heart Valve Diseases and the
Schiavone Cardiovascular Translational Research Institute
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center


Henry Buhl 

Founder and President, Soho and Tribeca Partnerships


Dr. Frank Cammisa

Chief Emeritus of the Spine Service at Hospital for Special Surgery; Professor of Clinical Orthopedic Surgery at Weill Cornell Medical College


Dr. Edward K. Chapnick

Professor of Clinical Medicine at SUNY Downstate College of Medicine


Dr. Joel Kassimir     

Dermatologist in Private Practice


Jeffrey Moses

Professor of Medicine, Director, Interventional Cardiology service for NYP/University Hospital of Columbia and Cornell


Pamela J. Newman

President and CEO, PJN Strategies LLC


Steve Schira

President & Chief Executive Officer, LiquiTech


Donald Tober

Chairman & CEO, Sugar Foods Corporation

The Committee to Reduce Infection Deaths is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization - Contributions are tax-deductible - office@hospitalinfection.org

Phone: 203-485-0093 / 917-748-0227