The Perfusionists Examining Council is created in
Wis. Stat. § 15.407(2m), and shares authority with the Medical Examining Board as outlined in Wis. Stat. § 448.40.
Executive Director: Thomas Ryan
The professional members of the Perfusionists Examining Council are appointed by the Medical Board and serve at its pleasure; the public member is appointed by the Governor to a 4-year term. The Board consists of 3 licensed perfusionist members, 1 physician who is a cardiothoracic surgeon or a cardiovascular anesthesiologist and who is appointed by the medical examining board, and 1 public member appointed by the Governor.
|Member||Officer||Member Type||Term Expiration|
|Mergen, Shawn E.||Chairperson||Perfusionist Member||7/1/2014*|
|Edwards, Jeffery P.||Vice Chairperson||Perfusionist Member||7/1/2014*|
|Tsarovsky, Gary||Secretary||Perfusionist Member||7/1/2016*|
|Cobb, David F.||Public Member||7/1/2013**|
*The Perfusionist members are appointed by the Medical Examining Board; these members may continue to serve until the Board takes formal action to appoint a successor regardless of term expiration.
**The public member of the Council is subject to gubernatorial appointment; a public member whose term has expired may continue to serve until their successor is confirmed by the Senate.
None at this time.
Last updated: 4/13/2018