IAS Community Advisory Board

The IAS Community Advisory Board (CAB) aims to bring a group of community stakeholders together from various roles (treatment providers, community organizers, medical clinicians, substance use survivors, etc.) to review IAS activities and provide ongoing feedback on whether these activities are on point through their lens of experience and expertise.


David Goodman-Meza, MD, MAS
Assistant Professor
UCLA Division of Infectious Diseases

Robert Contreras, MBA
President and CEO

Brian Hurley, MD, MBA, DFASAM, FAPA
Medical Director
LADPH Substance Abuse Prevention and Control

John Maa, MD, FACS
American Heart Association (Western States Affiliate) UCSF Institute of Health Policy Studies

Siegline von Deffner, LCSW
LADHS Housing for Health

Shoshanna Scholar
Director of Harm Reduction and Community Based Diversion
LADHS Office of Diversion and Reentry

Mark-Anthony Clayton-Johnson
Executive Director
Dignity and Power Now

Lou Moerner
Subject Matter Trainer
UCSF Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences

Stephany Campos, MPA
Director of Strategic Planning and Special Projects
Homeless Health Care Los Angeles