UOAA’s Board Of Directors
President: Susan Burns, Missouri
Vice President: Jim Murray, Florida
Treasurer: George Salamy, New Jersey
Director: Millie Parker, Florida
Executive Director: Christine Ryan, Maine
ASG & Program Coordinator: Jennifer Polisner, Maine
Office Coordinator: Belinda Hayden, Maine
Communications & Outreach Manager: Ed Pfueller, Maine
Advocacy Manager: Jeanine Gleba, New Jersey
UOAA Co-Founder: Ken Aukett, Florida
Webmaster: Bob Baumel, Oklahoma
UOAA’s Medical Advisory Board
Margaret Goldberg, CWOCN, Past President WOCN Society
Dr. Richard P. Rood, MD, FACP, FACG, AGAF, FASGE, Chairperson
Dr. Neilanjan Nandi, MD, FACP
Dr. Kelly M. Tyler, MD, FACS, FASCRS
Linda Coulter, MS, BSN, RN, CWOCN
Paula Erwin Toth, RN, MSN, FAAN
Non-Discrimination Policy: UOAA is committed to equal employment and volunteer opportunity without regard to age, ancestry, disability, national or ethnic origin, race, religious belief, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.
This policy applies to all areas of employment and volunteer participation, including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, transfer, termination, layoff, compensation, benefits, social and recreational programs, all other conditions and privileges of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
United Ostomy Associations of America
P.O. Box 525
Kennebunk, ME 04043-0525
Call us toll-free at: 1-800-826-0826.
Our Information Line hours are Monday-Friday, 9am to 3pm (Wednesday until 2pm) EST. If you have an emergency, please dial 911 or contact your local medical professional.
UOAA does not provide Medical, Mental Health, Insurance or Legal Advice.
UOAA does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.
Would you like to share your personal patient story with us, write a blog of interest to the ostomy community, or share the trusted educational resources of UOAA on your social media channels and encourage ostomates in need to reach out to local UOAA Affiliated Support Groups? If so, consider becoming a UOAA Social Media Ambassador. For more information please contact UOAA’s Communications and Outreach Manager at email@example.com
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- Jerry Pittman’s StorySeptember 23, 2020 - 10:44 am
- Ostomy Leaks and Skin Breakdown: Video DiscussionSeptember 18, 2020 - 3:43 pm