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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY November 2012 | Archived Issues

Medical Staff officers, Medical Executive Committee members announced

New and continuing Medical Staff officers and Medical Executive Committee members were announced during the Annual Meeting of the Medical Staff on Monday, Oct. 22.

Steven Galen, MD, will take over as chief of staff, and Christopher Ng, MD, is vice chief of staff, David Kulber, MD, medical staff secretary, said during the meeting.

Election results for new and continuing members of the Medical Executive Committee are:

Member at large representatives

  • Yaron Elad, MD (Medicine)
  • Willis H. Wagner, MD (Surgery)
  • Jerome K. Wang, MD (Pediatrics)
  • Thomas D. Webb, MD (Anesthesiology)
  • Marcel Maya, MD (Imaging)

Medicine

  • Asher Kimchi, MD
  • Clement C. Yang, MD
  • Jeffrey F. Caren, MD
  • Peggy B. Miles, MD
  • Lyle D. Kurtz, MD (Clinical Chief)

Neurological Surgery

  • Michael J. Alexander, MD (Clinical Chief)

Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Robert F. Katz, MD
  • Scott P. Serden, MD
  • Ruth F. Cousineau, MD (Clinical Chief)

Pediatrics

  • Valerie L. Watiker, MD
  • Harold N. Amer, MD
  • Alan H. Klein, MD (Clinical Chief)

Psychiatry and Behavioral Neurosciences

  • Elections pending: member from department, Clinical Chief
  • Daniel W. Schaefer, MD

Surgery

  • Elections pending: member from department, Clinical Chief
  • David E. Savar, MD
  • Gary S. Bellack, MD
  • Daniel R. Margulies, MD

Chief of Staff Scott Karlan, MD, speaks at the Annual Meeting of the Medical Staff on Oct. 22.