AAP named Jay C Butler, MD., C.P.E., FAAP of Anchorage Alaska to the National Vaccine Committee. Committee members provide peer review, consultation, advice and recommendations to the Assistant Secretary for Health, who serves as the director of the National Vaccine Program. Dr. Butler is the chief medical officer for the Alaska Department of Health and Social Sciences and director of the Division of Public Health. He is an affiliate professor of medicine at the University of Alaska Anchorage and President of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials.
Congratulations Dr. Butler!