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CURRICULUM VITAE

Fellow, American College of Physicians
Fellow, College of Chest Physicians
Fellow, American Academy of Sleep Medicine

EDUCATION:

1967       Bachelor of Arts – Queens College, City University of New York, New York, New York

1967-69 University of Hawaii School of Medicine, Honolulu, Hawaii

1970-71 Doctor of Medicine,  Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 
              Yeshiva University, New York, New York

1971-72   Medical Intern,  Albert Einstein College of Medicine
                Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, New York, New York

1972-74   Medical Resident,  Albert Einstein College of Medicine
                Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, New York, New York

1973-74  Chief Medical Resident,  Albert Einstein College of Medicine
               Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, New York, New York

1976-78  Pulmonary Fellow, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital
               Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts

CERTIFICATIONS:   

1972        Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners       #118669
1972        Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine    #46415
1980        Diplomate, American Board of Pulmonary Disease      #46415
2002        Diplomate, American Board of Sleep Medicine        #1820

LICENSURES:

1972    New York, inactive
1974    Florida, active
1976    Massachusetts, inactive

FELLOWSHIPS:

1979    Fellow, American College of Physicians
1981    Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
2002    Fellow, American Academy of Sleep Medicine

MEMBERSHIPS:
   
1975    American College of Physicians
1976    American Medical Association
1976    American College of Chest Physicians
1976    American Thoracic Society
1978    Hillsborough County Medical Association
1978    Florida Medical Association
1997    National Sleep Foundation
1997    American Academy of Sleep Medicine

MILITARY:   

1974-76     Major, Medical Corps-United States Air Force

HOSPITAL AND ACADEMIC POSITIONS:

1969        Assistant, National Institute of Mental Health, Department of
        Psychiatry, University of Hawaii School of Medicine

1973-74    Assistant Clinical Instructor, Department of Medicine
        Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York

1974-76    Assistant Chief of Internal Medicine, United States Air
        Force Regional Hospital, MacDill AFB, Tampa, Florida

1978-1986    Medical Director, Critical Care Unit,
        Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1978-82    Chairman Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee,
        Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1978-82    Member Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee,
        St. Joseph’s Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1980-82    Co-Chief Medical Section, Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1980-88    Chairman Critical Care Unit Committe, Memorial Hospital
1995-1998    Tampa, Florida

1980-85,
1992- 1998    Credentials Committee, Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1984-85    Utilization Review Committee, St. Joseph’s Hospital,
        Tampa, Florida

1980-93    Executive Committee, Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1982-86    Chief Medical Section, Memorial Hospital of Tampa, Florida

1984-Present    Chairman, Community Medical Ethics Committee,
        Memorial Hospital, Tampa, Florida

1987-1989    Critical Care Unit/Intensive Care Unit Committee,  Tampa General
        Hospital, Tampa, Florida

1990-Present    American Board of Internal Medicine, Contributor to Certification
        and Recertification Programs.

1992-1996    Critical Care Unit-Intensive Care Unit Committee,
        St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tampa, Florida

1995-Present    Medical Director, Pulmonary Rehabilitation, Memorial Hospital
        Tampa, Florida

1996- 1997    Medical Director, Outpatient Diabetic Rehabilitation Program
        Memorial Hospital, Tampa, Florida

1997-1999    Chairman of Department of Pulmonary Medicine,
        St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tampa, Florida

1997-1999    Executive Committee, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Tampa, Florida

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

1978-Present    Private Practice, Pulmonary Medicine, Internal Medicine,
                         Critical Care Medicine and Sleep Medicine

1979-84            Environmental Consultant to the Tampa Electric Company Asbestos Program,
                         Tampa, Florida

1984-1992        Medical Director-Outpatient Diagnostic Center, Tampa, Florida

1978-present    Medical Director for Pulmonary and Respiratory Medicine,
                          A PRIVATE HOSPITAL, Tampa, Fl

1986-88            Medical Consultant, Utilization Review and Quality Assurance,
                         Dun & Bradstreet, Tampa, Florida

1987-1996         Medical Advisory Board-Preferred Home Health Care of Tampa

1987-Present    Board of Medicine, Medical Advisory Consultant
                         for the determination of standard of care.

1991-94            Elected Member Executive Council,
                         Hillsborough County Medical Association, Tampa, Florida

1993-2000        Chief Executive Officer, Tampa Medical Research Associates, Inc.

1994-2000        President, Tampa Bay Pulmonary and Critical Care Network
       
1994-1996       Board of Censors, Hillsborough County Medical Association,
2000-Present   Tampa, Florida
   
1987-1994       Medical Advisor for Preferred Home Health Care

1990-1998       Medical Consultant Columbia Home Health Service, Tampa, FL

1995-1998       Medical Consultant TGC Home Health Care, Tampa, FL

1997-2000       Medical Consultant, Home Health Corp. of America, Tampa, FL

1997-2001       Chairman, Managed Care and Insurance Committee,
                        Hillsborough County Medical Association, Tampa, FL

1996-Present   Medical Director, Memorial Hospital Sleep Disorders Center, Tampa, Florida

2002-2007       Medical Director, Quality of Life Home Health Services, Tampa, Florida

2004-Present   Medical Advisory Board, Doctors for Designated Driver

2005-Present   Member, Community Board of Directors, A PRIVATE HOSPITAL

PUBLICATIONS: Upon Request

ABSTRACTS: Upon Request

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