SDNP Committees


The vision statement of the Fall Symposium Committee is to provide an NP-focused educational event that provides cutting-edge, timely, evidence-based updates on dermatological disease states in 2021. We hope to identify what derm NPs need and want in an educational meeting, and translate that into an exceptional meeting that provides information, continuing educational hours, and networking opportunities.

Committee Members:
Victor Czerkasiz, MSN, NP-C 

Cynthia (Cindy) Sershen, DCNP
Peggy Vernon, MA, CPNP, DCNP, FAANP


The vision statement of the Curriculum and Research Committee is to encourage and facilitate dermatology nurse practitioner education and research in order to promote professional practice standards. 

Committee Members:
Jennifer Kaus, DNP, DCNP 
Samantha Lewis, NP
Kelly Noska, MSN, DCNP
Diana Pencheva, NP
Peggy Vernon, MA, CPNP, DCNP, FAANP


The vision statement of the Professional Development Committee is to promote dermatology nurse practitioner certification. 

Committee Members: 
Paula Bermann, MSN, FNP-BC, DCNP 
Elizabeth Drumm, FNP-C, DCNP
Karen Morin Limaye, MSN, FNP-C, DCNP
Madeleine Maguire, NP, DCNP 
Teresa Manacci, NP-C 
Theodore D. Scott, MSN, FNP-C, DCNP 
Dorothy (Dede) Sullivan, NP