Monthly meeting location: 550 First Avenue, New York, NY 10016


Governance 2017-2018

President: Antigone Argyriou, MD

Past President: Emerald Lin, MD

President-Elect: Laurentiu Dinescu, MD

Treasurer: Pauliner Rai, DO

Program Director: Salvador Portugal, DO

Workshop Executive CO-Chairs: Nick Beatty, DO & Leroy Lindsay, MD

Resident President: Wade Johnson, DO

Resident Vice President: Teresa Bianchi, DO

Executive Board Members

     •  Naheed Van de Walle, MD
     •  Susan Stickevers, MD
     •  Michelle Stern, MD
     •  Mooyeon Oh Park, MD
     •  Jennifer Gomez, MD
     •  Richard Chang, MD, MPH
     •  Ruth Alejandro, MD

2017-2018 Election Results Board Positions

MSK Committee Members
Attending Chair: Dallas Kingsbury
Fellow Chair: Dena Abdelshahed
     •  Brian Pekkerman
     •  Aditya Raghunandan

OMM/Alternative med Committee Members
     •  Cristina Kline-Quiroz
     •  Zev Nevo

P & O; Spasticity Committee Members
     •  Naomi Kaplan
     •  Yonghoon Lee

Transitions Committee Members
     •  Ilana Etelzon
     •  Yonghoon Lee

Education and Research Committee Members
Attending Chair: Naglaa Hussein
Fellow Chair: Reina Nakamura
     •  Ankush Jain
     •  Xiaoning Yuan

Monte resident site director
     •  Edward Alexeev

Membership and Recruitment Committee Members
     •  Gary Panagiotakis
     •  Laurie Dabaghian
     •  Ankush Jain
     •  Tina Biljani
Med Student:
     •  Josh Chen

Mentorship Subcommittee Members
Fellow Chair: Dena Abdelshahed
     •  Heidi Choe
     •  Laurie Dabaghian
Med Students:
     •  Vera Tsetlina
     •  Alex John

Med student/Community outreach/Special Events Committee Members
     •  Allison Bean
     •  Raman Sharma
     •  Sharon Bushi
     •  Margarita Cantir
Med students:
     •  Stephanie DeLuca
     •  Sam Erosa

Special Olympics Representative
     •  Zach Fallon

Social Communications Committee Members
     •  Mohammad H. Zaidi (outgoing)
     •  Susie Kwon
     •  Baruch Kim

Newsletter Subcommittee Members
     •  Vera Tsetlina
     •  Josh Chen (outgoing)

Legislative Committee Members
Resident Chair
     •  Sean Bemanian (Kingsbrook; renewed term)
     •  Mt Sinai- Allison Bean (Mt Sinai)
     •  Kessler- Jack Annunziato (Kessler)
     •  Stonybrook- Mohammad H. Zaidi (Stony Brook)
     •  Burke- Raman Sharma (Burke)
     •  NYP- Susie Kwon (NYP)
     •  Downstate- Borna Kavousi (Downstate)

     •  Tina Biljani
     •  Sam Erosa

Medical Students
     •  Alex John
     •  Jonathan Reisman
     •  Haq Afnan
     •  Ben Scoblionko

march, 2018

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