Our Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Nathan J. Ranalli, M.D.Nathan Ranalli, MD
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery and Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Department of Neurosurgery
University of Florida College of Medicine – Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida


Hanadys Ale, MD | Joe DiMaggio Children's HospitalHanadys Ale, MD
Pediatric Immunologist and Allergist
Division of Immunology and Allergy
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital

James M. Coticchia, MDJames Coticchia, MD
Pediatric Otolaryngology – Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)
Sacred Heart Hospital

DanelzAni Danelz, MA, CCC-SLP
Lead Cleft and Craniofacial Speech Language Pathologist
Nemours Children’s Hospital

Kristen E. DeLuca - Craniofacial Speech Pathologist of Speech Language Pathology in Hollywood, Florida, United States of America | eMedEventsKristen Deluca, MS, CCC-SLP
Lead Craniofacial Speech Therapist
Craniofacial-Rehab Department
Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital

Christina Forrest, MS
Social Worker (Maxillofacial/Otolaryngology/Gastroenterology)
Ascension Sacred Heart Pediatric Subspecialty Clinics

Alyssa Fritz, PhD
Counselor, Social Work/Psychology
Johns Hopkins Medicine

Photo of Tyler J HolleyTyler Holley, DDS, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
UF Health

Ragan Jones Sumner, MS, CCC-SLP
Pediatric Speech-Language Pathologist
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

Dr. Brian C. Kellogg MD - Plastic Surgeon - Orlando, FLBrian Kellogg, MD
Chief, Division of Plastic and Craniofacial Surgery
Director, Cleft Lip and Palate Program
Nemours Children’s Hospital
Orlando, Florida

Lakshmi Kollara Sunil - UCF College of Health Professions and SciencesLakshmi Kollara Sunil, PhD, CCC-SLP
Assistant Professor
School of Communication Sciences and Disorders
University of Central Florida

Claire Letendre, AuDClaire Letendre, AuD
Pediatric Audiologist
Ascension Sacred Heart Pediatric Subspecialties Audiology

Shannon O’Shea, CPOShannon O’Shea, CPO
Pediatric Subject Matter Expert
Area Clinic Manager
Hanger Clinic

Adrianne Parker, CPO

Adrianne Parker, LPO, MPH
Clinician & Clinic Manager
Hanger Clinic

Gus Perez, MD

Augustus Perez, MD
Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery
Ascension Sacred Heart
Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Medical Education and Clinical Sciences
Elyson S. Floyd College of Medicine at Washington State University

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Pediatric Plastic Surgery APRN
Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital


female silhouette iconJessie Reynoso, MD
Clinical Geneticist
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia/University of Pennsylvania

Photo of Dr. S. Alex Rottgers, M.D.S. Alex Rottgers, MD
Associate Professor of Plastic Surgery and Reconstructive Surgery
John Hopkins University

John Joseph Sarandria, MD practices Inpatient Peds/Hospitalist in OrlandoJohn Sarandria, MD, MS
Director, Pediatric Division
GenCare Resources Home Healthcare Organization


Craniofacial Clinic Team Member
Nemours Children’s Health

Heather Stalker, M.Sc.Heather Stalker, MSc, LCGC
Senior Genetic Counselor
Assistant Program Director
Division of Pediatric Genetics & Metabolism
University of Florida

Jessica R. Tate, MDJessica Tate, MD
General Pediatrician
Sacred Heart Children’s Cleft and Craniofacial Team

Aaron C. Wallender, MD, DDSAaron Wallender, DDS, MD
Medical Director
Department of Craniofacial Surgery
Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart

 dr. yates high desert oral surgery in el paso txDavid Yates, DMD, MD
Division Chief of Cranial and Facial Surgery
El Paso Children’s Hospital