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Keith David Mortman
practices at George Washington MFA Thoracic Surgery in Washington, D.C.
Richard J. Meagher
joined Salem Medical Center in Massachusetts, practicing the full gamut of neurosurgery with an emphasis
on minimally invasive spinal surgery.
Brian H. Chon
sees patients at Princeton Radiation Oncology in Plainsboro and Freehold, N.J.
Garrett S. Hyman
practices physical medicine and rehabilitation and sports and spine medicine in Bellevue, Wash. Dr.
Hyman shares that he has enjoyed learning musculoskeletal ultrasound starting in 2007, and currently,
diagnostic ultrasound and ultrasound-guided procedures are a major part of his practice. He is married
with three children and a dog, living in Mercer Island.
practices pediatric emergency medicine at NewYork–Presbyterian and Columbia University Irving Medical
Center (CUMC). Dr. Kwok is also an associate professor of pediatrics at CUMC.
practices pediatrics at the Summit Medical Group in New Jersey.
is a child and adolescent psychiatry specialist in Bayside, N.Y.
Hernan Del Arca
is a diagnostic radiologist with Lawnwood Regional Medical Center–Heart Institute in Fort Pierce,
has been inducted into the Marquis Who’s Who Registry. Dr. Santiago is a board-certified obstetrician
and gynecologist practicing with The George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates.
Krystine Swannick-Konopczynski is a nephrology specialist in Naples, Fla., and is associated with Naples Community Hospital and
Physicians Regional Medical Center–Pine Ridge.
Mark C. Tekrony
practices at the Neurology Center of Fairfax in Virginia.
is an orthopedic surgeon and sports medicine specialist in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.
has been with Westwood Dermatology in Westwood, N.J., since 2006.
is a plastic surgeon at The Plastic Surgery Center in Shrewsbury, N.J.
is an integrative and anti-aging expert at the Exclusive Haute Beauty Network. Dr. Verma also founded
Synergistiq Integrative Health, her private practice, in 2013. Recently, she expanded and created
Continuum, an offspring of Synergistiq that includes IV therapy, bioidentical hormones, exosomes,
peptides, gut health, weight loss, detox, aesthetics, medical marijuana, and more. When she is not busy
raising her three boys, she enjoys music, the beach, healthy cooking, reading, exercising, and hopes to
travel the world one day.
practices at the Cardiovascular Specialists of North Jersey.
is the director of the Integrated Research Center for Fetal Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School
of Medicine and also professor of gynecology and obstetrics.
Jennifer Lynn Kulp
is a reproductive endocrinologist in New York, N.Y.
is the chair of emergency medicine at Jersey City Medical Center.
Douglas S. Berkman
sees patients primarily at Delaware Valley Urology in Mount Laurel, N.J.
is a pediatric surgeon and assistant professor of surgery at University of Virginia School of Medicine.
Dr. Gander is the surgery clerkship director and recently won the Dean’s Award for Excellence in
is the interim medical director of Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital’s emergency department. Dr. Siew
is also an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine.
was appointed senior vice president and chief medical officer at Mersana Therapeutics. Dr. Yang spent
more than a decade at Bristol Myers Squibb in various roles for the clinical development of oncology and
immuno-oncology therapies. Most recently, he was vice president and head of clinical hematology, where
he was responsible for the clinical development of the late stage hematology pipeline.
opened up Modern Behavioral, an outpatient behavioral health clinic specializing in helping people
struggling with substance addictions and mental health. Dr. Yi also founded a supplement line known as
Beyond Recovery, along with three colleagues including Joel Fuhrman, MD, NY Times best-selling author of Eat to Live.
Paul H. Bornemann
is a family medicine physician with Palmetto Health-University of South Carolina (USC) Medical Group and
also associate director of the Family Medicine Residency Program at Prisma Health–Midlands/USC School of
Marie M. Camacho-Halili is a board-certified physician in allergy and immunology and pediatrics, practicing at ENT &
Allergy Associates’ Bridgewater, N.J., office and was recently promoted to full equity partner
is the health officer for Humboldt County, Calif.
is an obstetrician-gynecologist at Women’s Care Florida in Tampa, Orlando, and St. Petersburg.
is the recipient of the Deans Teaching Award and the Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine Young
Educator Award. Dr. Wallenstein is an associate professor and clerkship director of emergency medicine
at Emory School of Medicine.
Robert P. Chvala
practices at Lyons Chvala Nephrology Associates in West Chesterland and Penn Medicine Lancaster General
Health, seeing patients for renal electrolyte and hypertension.
retired in 2015 from Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo, Calif. After medical school and finishing a
radiation oncology residency at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Dr. Shank joined the staff at
New York Hospital. In 1989, she became chair and professor of radiation at Mount Sinai School of
Medicine, and director and attending in the Radiation Oncology Department at Mount Sinai Hospital. She
moved to Berkeley, Calif., in 1998 and served as medical director of the Regional Cancer Center at
Doctors Medical Center in San Pablo. Currently, Dr. Shank sits on the board of the Bay Area Tumor
Harvey Allen Sternbach retired from the Department of Psychiatry at the University of California–Los Angeles in August
Paul M. Smolen
published his second parenting book in October 2019, Great Kids Don’t Just Happen. Dr. Smolen’s blog/podcast, “Portable Practical Pediatrics,” is in its 11th year of production. He
retired from the full-time practice of pediatrics in 2017.
is a psychiatrist at Ascension Medical Group in Bartlesville, Okla.
has been practicing otolaryngology and facial plastic surgery in Vero Beach, Fla., since 1987.
is a pediatrician in Charlotte, N.C.
is an ophthalmologist in Wellington, Fla.
completed his 33rd year at the Codman Square Health Center in Dorchester, Mass., where he serves on the
faculty of the Boston University Family Medicine Residency program. Dr. Molica lives with his spouse,
Susan, in Sharon, close by to his sons Chris, a software engineer, and Greg, a biomedical engineer.
practices at Northwest ENT and Allergy Center in Marietta, Ga. Dr. Locandro is also a physician partner
board member at SENTA Partners.
is a cardiologist in Hendersonville, N.C.
Douglas E. Pitchford
practices pain management at Penn Medicine in Philadelphia. Dr. Pitchford sees patients primarily at
North American Spine and Pain-Hainesport and has hospital privileges at Penn Medicine Princeton Health’s
Princeton Medical Center.
Thomas J. Magliaro
practices obstetrics and gynecology at Saint Peter’s Physician Associates in New Jersey.
Peter J. Pappas
is a general and vascular surgeon and chair of the Department of Surgery at The Brooklyn Hospital Center
in Fort Greene.
Vincent F. Colón
is a child and adolescent psychiatrist with Morristown Medical Center in New Jersey.
is a neurosurgeon at Advanced Neurosurgery Associates, specializing in the treatment of a comprehensive
range of brain, spine, and peripheral nerve disorders and conditions in Atlanta, Ga.
practices at Maternal Fetal Medicine, part of Atlantic Health System, in Morristown. Dr. Hanley
specializes in prenatal ultrasounds, fetal diagnosis, and preterm birth.
was appointed vice president and chief medical officer of Health New England.
Jonathan A. Lebowitz
is the president of Princeton Radiology.
Roma A. Vasa
is an associate professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Johns Hopkins University School of
Sabatino Ciatti was recognized by Continental Who’s Who
as a “Top Dermatologist” for his dedication at Advanced Dermatology, Mohs and Laser Surgery Center. Dr.
Ciatti was recognized among America’s Top Surgeons in 2008, New Jersey Top Doctors in 2012, 2013, and
2014, and was named NJ Magazine’s
Elite Plastic Surgeon of 2020. He has also been listed in Marquis Who’s Who. In his spare time, Dr.
Ciatti enjoys golf and vacations, especially traveling to Aruba.
is a gynecological robotic surgeon with Erlanger Gynecology Oncology, a division chief of Gynecological
Oncology, and chief of Women’s Health at Erlanger. Dr. DePasquale also serves as chair and associate
professor of the University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga.
practices at Maternal Fetal Medicine, part of Atlantic Health System, in Morristown. Dr. Russo-Stieglitz
specializes in placental disorders, prenatal diagnosis, and medical complications in pregnancy.
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