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Education (Including Post Grad and Professional)

Education:



Adelphi University
, Garden City, NY. 
Degree: B.S. Biology/Psychology
1977 – 1981

Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine, 
Fort Worth, TX. 
Degree: D.O.
1982 – 1986

The Johnson School of Business Management Cornell University, 
Degree: MBA 
May 2002 – May 2004



Post Graduate Education:



Flushing Hospital and Medical Center, 
Flushing, NY. 
Surgery Residency
 July 1986 – June 1987

Memorial Hospital
, Long Beach, NY
, July 1987 June 1988. Internship (Rotating) approved by the 
American Osteopathic Association
 Long Beach.

The Medical College of Pennsylvania
, Philadelphia, PA. Emergency Medicine Residency
 July 1988 – June 1991



Professional Education:



The Sports Medicine Clinic
, Seattle, WA. 
Sports Medicine-Externship
, November 1987

Sports Neurology/Hospital for Special Surgery
 Fifth Annual International Symposium of the Medical 
Aspects of Boxing. 
New York, NY

University of Pennsylvania Sports Medicine Center, 
Philadelphia, PA. 
Sports Medicine- Externship
, January 1989 – May 1990

The Medical College of Pennsylvania, 
Philadelphia, PA. 
Base Station Medical Command Course
, June 1989

ACLS Instructor Course Certification, 
June 2005

ATLS Certified, 
June 2006

APLS Certified November 1992
, PALS RE-Certified April 2010

American College of Sports Medicine, Team Physician 
Certification Course
 Part I/II, February 1994

Certified Ringside Physician
, USA Boxing
, United States Olympic Committee, 
Amateur Boxing, March 1994



Board Certifications:



1. American Board of Emergency Medicine 1993



2. Fellow ACEP 1994



3. American Board of Emergency Medicine
, Sports Medicine- Subspecialty 1995



4. American Board of Emergency Medicine, 
Re-Certification 2004



5. State of New York Workers’ Compensation 
Board- IME Certification 2004



6. American Board of Emergency Medicine
, Re-Certification- Sports Medicine 2007



7. American Association of Medical Review Officers, 
MRO-Certification 2010





Licensure:



New York

Pennsylvania South Carolina





Professional Associations:



American College of Emergency Medicine

American College of Sports Medicine

Amateur Boxing Federation

Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine 
Alumni Association

Adelphi University Alumni Association

New York Medical Society

Suffolk County Medical Society

Cornell University- Alumni Association



Staff Appointments Emergency Medicine:



Temporary Medical Staff, Department of Surgery

Division of Emergency Medical Services

North Shore University Hospital – 
Cornell University Medical College

Manhasset, NY
, 1991-1992

Provisional Medical Staff

Department of Emergency Medicine

North Shore University Hospital – 
Cornell University Medical College

Manhasset, NY
, 1992-1995

Assistant Attending Physician

Department of Emergency Medicine

North Shore University Hospital

Manhasset, NY, 
1995-1997

Attending Physician

Department of Emergency Medicine

North Shore University Hospital

Manhasset
, NY, 1997-2000



Emergency Medicine Administrative:



Director of Quality Management

North Shore University Hospital

Manhasset 
Department of Emergency Medicine

January 2000 – September 2000

Assistant Director

Emergency Medical Services

North Shore University Hospital

Plainview
, NY, September 2000 – April 2001

Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine

St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Director of Emergency Services

Director- House Staff

April 2001- October 2008

Premier Healthcare Services Inc.

Emergency Department- Medical Director

Coastal Carolina Hospital

April 2009- December 2009

Director of Quality Performance

North Shore LIJ, Southside Hospital

Department of Emergency Medicine

December 2009- Present



Academic Appointments:



Instructor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Department of Surgery

Cornell Medical College

1993-1997

Instructor of Clinical Emergency Medicine

Department of Surgery

New York University Medical School

1997- 2001