Council on Health Professions and Quality of Care

CMA's Council on Health Professions and Quality of Care studies and recommends policy concerning licensing, discipline, scope of practice, physician workforce, medical education, health facility, organized medical staffs and quality of care.

The Council serves as a reference committee for the House of Delegates (HOD) if and when an issue of business has been assigned by the Speaker and the Committee of Delegation Chairs. These responsibilities include studying, soliciting testimony and making recommendations to the Board of Trustees on submitted resolutions in its issue areas.

The Council also provides oversight of the Subcommittee on Continuing Medical EducationSubcommittee on Medical Board of California and Subcommittee on Physician Wellness.


Steven Una, M.D.
Castro Valley
Sherry Han, M.D.
John Lam, M.D.
Woodland Hills
Jessica Mahoney, M.D.
San Francisco
Atashi Mandal, M.D.
Huntington Beach
Shahid Manzoor, M.D.
Aisha Simjee, M.D.
Satinder Swaroop, M.D.
Fountain Valley
Roxana H. Yoonessi-Martin, M.D.
Donna Odryna
Santa Cruz

Year-Round Resolutions

Shape the next generation of CMA policy by submitting and voting on resolutions year-round.

Staff Coordinator

Yvonne Choong
(916) 444-5532

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