quality focused

Medical Review Board

The Medical Review Board serves as the primary advisory panel for all Network quality improvement activities, including Fistula First/Catheter Last, quality improvement projects, patient grievances, special studies and surveys regarding the health care delivery to ESRD patients.

MRB members are limited to serving 3 consecutive terms of three years each; years served as appointees do not count toward the three-term limit. Members serve in a voluntary capacity and are not compensated for their services.



Rakhi Kanna, DO, FASN

Kalyani Perumal, MD

Suresh Samson, MD

Andres Serrano, MD* Board Chair

Nicole Stankus, MD, MSc

Anuradha Wadhwa, MD

Jonathan Levine, MD



Catherine Colombo, RN

Kara Thomas, RN, BSN

Social Worker

Thomas McDowell, LCSW



Connie Cranford, RD


Patient Care Technician

Tomisa Jackson, CCHT


Patient Representatives

Della Major

Monica Jemison