KIDOS Work Group

KIDOS Work Group

The KIDOS project is overseen by a pediatrician-chaired Work Group comprised of medical, early intervention, and early childhood representatives from both the state and local level.  The Work Group is tasked with monitoring the planning, implementation, and coordination of effort to expand developmental screening across early childhood and medical systems.

Pamela Shaw, M.D. (Chair)
University of Kansas Medical Center

Kayzy Bigler
Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Special Health Care Needs

Tammy Blaich
Four County Mental Health Center

Kami Cohorst
Child Care Aware® of Kansas

Bonnie Cramer, M.D.
Family Medicine of Baldwin City

Carrie Hastings
Kansas Department for Children and Families, Children’s Services

Sarah Hoffmeier
Kansas TASN Autism & Tertiary Behavior Supports

David Lindeman
Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities, Life Span Institute

Kim Moore
United Methodist Health Ministry Fund

Janet Newton
Kansas State Department of Education, Parents as Teachers

Debbie Richardson
Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Home Visiting, Maternal and Child Health

Tamika Sellars
Kansas Children’s Service League

Fran Seymour-Hunter
Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Div. of Health Care Finance, Medicaid

Lori Steelman
Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Early Care and Youth

Vera Stroup-Rentier
Kansas State Department of Education, 619 Program

Erick Vaughn
Kansas Head Start Association

Sarah Walters
Kansas Department of Health and Environment, Infant Toddler Services