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PRODUCED BY AND FOR MEMBERS OF THE DEPARTMENT OF SURGERY August 2016 | Archived Issues

Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee Approvals

Pharmacy Focus

Highlights of the June meeting of the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee are summarized in the PDF link below.

P and T Approvals - June 2016 (PDF)


Mark Your Calendar


Surgery Grand Rounds

Click the "read more" to see information about upcoming Surgery Grand Rounds.


Grand Rounds

Click here to view a schedule of all upcoming grand rounds.


Education Schedule

Click the PDF links below to see the Department of Surgery's education schedule.

Education Schedule - August 2016 (PDF)

Education Schedule - September 2016 (PDF)  


Surgery Scheduling

Click the "read more" for hours and contact information for surgery scheduling.

Share Your News

Know an interesting colleague we should profile? A story we should tell? Submit your ideas, meetings and events for consideration.

Click here to submit your news to Sutures

Circle of Friends Honorees for July

The Circle of Friends program honored 92 people in July.

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.

  • Betsy Applebaum
  • Walid S. Ayoub, MD
  • Nadereh Azad, RN
  • C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD
  • Tina G. Ban, RN
  • Jennifer Barnes, RN
  • Keith L. Black, MD
  • Neil A. Buchbinder, MD
  • David H. Chang, MD
  • William W. Chow, MD
  • Harry Chu, RN
  • Scott W. Cohen, MD
  • Stephen T. Copen, MD
  • Stephen R. Corday, MD
  • Moise Danielpour, MD
  • Mayette F. David, BSN, RN, CCRN
  • Noam Z. Drazin, MD
  • Naomi Drucker, RN
  • Jonathan C. Ellis, MD
  • Alan Engelberg, MD
  • Shahrooz Eshaghian, MD
  • L'Tanya P. Fatherree
  • Miriam J. Flores, LVN
  • Joyce N. Fox, MD
  • John D. Friedman, MD
  • Clark B. Fuller, MD
  • Carlie Galloway, MSW
  • Anita B. Gattenuo
  • Tamara N. George, MSW
  • Bruce L. Gewertz, MD
  • Armando E. Giuliano, MD
  • Steven B. Graff-Radford, DDS
  • Leland M. Green, MD
  • Jaclyn E. Guell, RN-BC
  • Antoine Hage, MD
  • Michele A. Hamilton, MD
  • John G. Harold, MD
  • Brittany D. Harris
  • Keith W. Hoshal, MSN, RN-BC
  • Carmella Irani
  • Laith H. Jamil, MD
  • Afshin S. Javaherian, DPM
  • Stacey Jean-Pierre, PA-C
  • Stanley C. Jordan, MD
  • Rosa B. Kassaseya
  • David Kawashiri, MD
  • Hyung L. Kim, MD
  • Asher Kimchi, MD
  • Lilliana Landers
  • Magda Leavitt, MSN, RN
  • Ronald S. Leuchter, MD
  • Rajendra Makkar, MD
  • Philomena McAndrew, MD
  • Leslie Memsic, MD
  • Joel D. Mittleman, MD
  • Jason Mollenbrink, MSN, RN
  • Esther Morrison, RN
  • Kyle K. Mosqueda
  • Mamoo Nakamura, MD
  • Shawn S. Nasseri, MD
  • Yosef Y. Nasseri, MD
  • Edward Kazuhisa Nomoto, MD
  • Arthur J. Ochoa, JD
  • Willie Payne
  • Alice Peng, MD
  • Angel Angelo Prado, LVN
  • Florian Rader, MD
  • Bobbie J. Rimel, MD
  • Regina M. Rogers
  • Katherine J. Rosenthal, MSN, RN, OCN, CCRP
  • Jeremy D. Rudnick, MD
  • Allen I. Salick, MD
  • Tracy Salseth, ACNP-BC
  • Wouter I. Schievink, MD
  • Prediman K. Shah, MD
  • Lenore M. Skydell (Strum), RN-C
  • R. Kendrick "Ken" Slate, MD
  • Jodi Slavica, BSN, CCRN
  • Lauren Smith, BSN, RN, CCRN
  • Carlos E. Sosa
  • Jerrold H. Steiner, MD
  • Charles D. Swerdlow, MD
  • Hitoshi "Tommy" Tomizawa, MD, MPH
  • Alfredo Trento, MD
  • Conrad J. Tseng, MD
  • Mark K. Urman, MD
  • Robert A. Vescio, MD
  • Jason L. Weiner, Rabbi
  • Matthew T. Wilson, MD
  • Robert N. Wolfe, MD
  • Edward M. Wolin, MD
  • Yu-Tung Wong, MD