Voting Board Member
Dr. Mary Beth Koslap-Petraco is a Nurse Consultant on the staff of the Immunization Action Coalition, CEO and a primary care provider in her own private practice and serves on our board and executive board. She is a nationally known expert in immunization practice and has been an advisor for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and previously served on the Advisory Board of the Immunization Action Coalition and National Vaccine Advisory Committee. Dr. Koslap-Petraco is an adjunct clinical assistant professor at Stony Brook University School of Nursing in Stony Brook, NY where she teaches in the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Program. She has over 25 years of experience in public health and has advised local and state health departments on immunization public policies using her expertise as a public health nurse to influence system level changes. Dr. Koslap-Petraco is also the PKIDS on line Advice Nurse, and received ANA’s Bringing Immunity to Every Community Award. She is a Fellow of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.