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A BI-WEEKLY PUBLICATION FROM THE CEDARS-SINAI CHIEF OF STAFF July 15, 2016 | Archived Issues

Meetings and Events

Physician Efficiency Training
July 20

Transcranial Doppler for Comprehensive Stroke Care
Aug. 11-13

Pancreatic Cancer Conference
Sept. 10

These events and more are listed in the medical staff calendar on the Cedars-Sinai website.


Grand Rounds

Click here to view upcoming grand rounds.


Upcoming CME Conferences

Click below to view a complete list of all scheduled Continuing Medical Education conferences.

CME Newsletter - July 2016 (PDF)


Milestones

Do you know of a significant event in the life of a medical staff member? Please let us know, and we'll post these milestones in Medical Staff Pulse. Also, feel free to submit comments on milestones, and we'll post the comments in the next issue. Click here to submit your milestones and comments.

Share Your News

Won any awards or had an article accepted for publication? Share your news about professional achievements and other items of interest.

Click here to share your news

Circle of Friends Honorees for June

The Circle of Friends program honored 243 people in June.

Circle of Friends allows grateful patients to make a donation in honor of the physicians, nurses, caregivers and others who have made a difference during their time at Cedars-Sinai. When a gift is made, the person being honored receives a custom lapel pin and a letter of acknowledgement.

Click here for more information about the program and for a list of past honorees.

  • Kenneth Adashek, MD
  • Daniel C. Allison, MD
  • Farin Amersi, MD
  • Neel A. Anand, MD
  • Paula J. Anastasia Davis, MN, RN, AOCN
  • Jennifer T. Anger, MD, MPH
  • Ellen Anifantis, LCSW
  • Gary R. Appel, RN PCCN
  • Joel A. Aronowitz, MD
  • M. William Audeh, MD
  • Laura G. Audell, MD, MS
  • Mark J. Ault, MD
  • Rebeccah Baird, BSN, RN
  • C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
  • Mark Bamberger, MD
  • Babak R. Bamshad, MD
  • Bruce Baumgarten, MD
  • Gracie Becerra
  • Peiman Berdjis, MD
  • Adriene Bergman
  • Stephanie C. Berkey, RN
  • Robert M. Bernstein, MD
  • Page A. Bertolotti, BSN, RN, OCN
  • Sushma Bhadauria, MD
  • Satinder J. Bhatia, MD
  • Keith L. Black, MD
  • Kathryn H. Bornhurst, RN
  • Swaraj Bose, MD
  • Earl W. Brien, MD
  • Philip G. Brooks, MD
  • Hollis Brown, RN
  • Neil A. Buchbinder, MD
  • Miguel A. Burch, MD
  • Celeste Campbell, RN
  • Ilana Cass, MD
  • Kirk Y. Chang, MD
  • Cheryl G. Charles, MD
  • Timothy Charlton, MD
  • Ray M. Chu, MD
  • Andrew Chuang, MD
  • Alice P. Chung, MD
  • Jeffrey M. Chung, MD
  • Janet M. Clarke-Platt, RN
  • Sara Cooper, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC
  • Stephen R. Corday, MD
  • Maria S. Corral
  • Ram C. Dandillaya, MD
  • Shaun S. Daneshrad, MD
  • Catherine M. Dang, MD
  • Ryan DellaMaggiora, MD
  • Alice R. Dick, MD
  • Ma. Charisma Joy Dondonay
  • Noam Z. Drazin, MD
  • Karyn Eilber, MD
  • Yaron Elad, MD
  • Jonathan C. Ellis, MD
  • Fardad Esmailian, MD
  • L'Tanya P. Fatherree
  • Joel D. Feinstein, MD
  • Eiman Firoozmand, MD
  • Christopher R. Fitzgerald, MD
  • Brian L. Flyer, MD
  • Charles A. Forscher, MD
  • Srinivas Gaddam, MD
  • Steven S. Galen, MD
  • Donna Gallik, MD
  • Sara Ghandehari, MD
  • Armando E. Giuliano, MD
  • Neil J. Goldberg, MD
  • Avivah Golian, MD
  • Jeffrey S. Goodman, MD
  • Martin N. Gordon, MD
  • Richard E. Gould, MD
  • Steven B. Graff-Radford, DDS
  • Stephen L. Graham, MD
  • Jeffrey R. Gramer, MD
  • Abe Green, MD
  • Leland M. Green, MD
  • Solomon I. Hamburg, MD
  • Michele A. Hamilton, MD
  • John G. Harold, MD
  • Michael D. Harris, MD
  • Andrew E. Hendifar, MD
  • Jeremy R. Herman, MD
  • Carlos H. Hernandez
  • Jennifer Hernandez
  • Nareen Hindoyan, MD
  • Allen S. Ho, MD
  • Debra K. Holm
  • Josefina N. Inocentes, RN
  • Gwen Inouye, BSN, RN, CN
  • Stacey Jean-Pierre, PA-C
  • Stanley C. Jordan, MD
  • David Y. Josephson, MD
  • Neel R. Joshi, MD
  • Andrew G. Kadar, MD
  • Marshall L. Kadner, MD
  • Stephanie M. Kagimoto
  • Saibal Kar, MD
  • Sheila Kar, MD
  • Sousan Karimi, MD
  • Beth Y. Karlan, MD
  • Scott R. Karlan, MD
  • Harold L. Karpman, MD
  • David Kawashiri, MD
  • Ilan Kedan, MD, MPH
  • Raj Khandwalla, MD
  • Terrence T. Kim, MD
  • Michelle M. Kittleson, MD, PhD
  • Robert Klapper, MD
  • Marion Karla Klausner, BSN, RN-BC
  • Keith L. Klein, MD
  • Jon A. Kobashigawa, MD
  • Michael A. Kropf, MD
  • David A. Kulber, MD
  • Marcella D. Kurtzman, RN, OCN
  • Phillip L. Levine, MD
  • Meldon C. Levy, MD
  • Michael I. Lewis, MD
  • Ruth Liao, BSN, RN
  • Charlene T. Lichtash, MD
  • Daniel Lieber, MD
  • Michael C. Lill, MD
  • Adinah Lindner, LCSW
  • Gene C. Liu, MD
  • Simon K. Lo, MD
  • Joseph Loewy, MD
  • Jonathan I. Macy, MD
  • Rajendra Makkar, MD
  • Adam N. Mamelak, MD
  • Cindy Margolis, RN
  • Lucy Mathew, NP
  • Ruchi Mathur, MD
  • David N. Matsumura, MD
  • Michael J. Mazouz, MD
  • Paula McAllister, MD
  • Philomena McAndrew, MD
  • Robert J. McKenna Jr., MD
  • Bridget D. McLoughlin, MSN, RN-BC, CCTC
  • Gil Y. Melmed, MD, MS
  • Dorothy T. Melvin
  • Erin Meschter, MD
  • Richard J. Metz, MD
  • Stewart Middler, MD, PhD
  • Rolito A. Mintac
  • Monica M. Mita, MD, MDSc
  • Beth A. Moore, MD
  • Reiad Najjar, MD
  • Youram Nassir, MD
  • Ronald B. Natale, MD
  • Alan C. Newman, DDS
  • Christopher S. Ng, MD
  • David G. Ng, MD
  • Phuc An Nguyen, RN
  • Julia K. Nicholls
  • Nicholas N. Nissen, MD
  • Paul W. Noble, MD
  • Gary F. Nunez
  • Adrian G. Ostrzega, MD
  • Guy D. Paiement, MD
  • Dorothy J. Park, MD
  • Isabel F. Pedraza, MD
  • Rema D. Pendon, RN
  • Brad Penenberg, MD
  • Honorine P. Pengho, RN
  • Zahra Perfect, RN
  • Aaron M. Perlmutter, MD
  • Tiffany Perry, MD
  • Anne L. Peters, MD
  • Edward H. Phillips, MD
  • Malisa Ma Phommasith, BSN, RN
  • Rachel Pikus, RN
  • Edwin M. Posadas, MD
  • Dechu P. Puliyanda, MD
  • Alejandra Quinonez, RN
  • Alexandre Rasouli, MD
  • Nakol L. Ravard
  • Geraldine L. Rice, RN, ASN, AC-BC
  • Jaime E. Richardson, BSN, RN, OCN, CCRP
  • Madison F. Richardson, MD
  • Sepehr Rokhsar, MD
  • Robert M. Rose, MD
  • Barry E. Rosenbloom, MD
  • Fred P. Rosenfelt, MD
  • Jenna Rush, MSN, RN, CCTC
  • Ruth "Virginia" Russell, MD
  • Stephen A. Sacks, MD
  • Supreet Kaur Sahai, MD
  • Tracy Salseth, ACNP-BC
  • Howard M. Sandler, MD, MS
  • Nicole McKee Santeramo, RN
  • Gregory P. Sarna, MD
  • Wouter I. Schievink, MD
  • Maria A. Scremin, MD
  • Prediman K. Shah, MD
  • Bahman Shamloo, MD
  • John L. Sherman, MD
  • Randolph Sherman, MD
  • Elvira T. Shipper, RN
  • Emily Siegel, MD
  • Allan W. Silberman, MD, PhD
  • Alan G. Silverman, MD
  • Amanuel Sima, MD
  • Americo Simonini, MD
  • Steven M. Simons, MD
  • Enrique Slodownik, MD
  • Tourage Soleimani, MD
  • Tracey L. Solitare, BSN, RN, OCN
  • Joyce R. Spalding, RN, PHN, MSN, CDE
  • Andrew Ira Spitzer, MD
  • Jasminka Stegic, MS, ANP-BC, CCRN
  • Jerrold H. Steiner, MD
  • Daniel J. Stone, MD
  • Eric R. Sue, MD
  • Vinay Sundaram, MD
  • Kazu Suzuki, DPM
  • Nicholas R. Szumski, MD
  • Lillian Szydlo, MD
  • Steven W. Tabak, MD
  • Michele Tagliati, MD
  • Michael Tahery, MD
  • Elsie M. Tan
  • David B. Thordarson, MD
  • Scott S. Topiol, BSN, RN, CEN
  • Stephen P. Townsend, BSN, RN
  • Tram T. Tran, MD
  • Alfredo Trento, MD
  • Eric Vasiliauskas, MD
  • Robert A. Vescio, MD
  • Billy O. Villao
  • Olga Voroshilovsky, MD
  • Erica T. Wang, MD
  • Xunzhang Wang, MD
  • Esther Warwick, BSN, RN-BC
  • Jason L. Weiner, Rabbi
  • Michael H. Weisman, MD
  • Anne N. Winfrey, RN
  • Robert N. Wolfe, MD
  • Edward M. Wolin, MD
  • Philip A. Yalowitz, MD
  • Christopher Zarembinski, MD
  • Tatyana Zhuzhina, RN
  • Raymond Zimmer, MD