Program Directors and Coordinators

Organization:

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center sponsors three accredited programs. Each program director has the authority and accountability for the operation of the program. The following provides a list of the program directors and coordinators for each specialty.

Sponsored Programs

Family Medicine
Jeffrey Luther, MD, Program Director
Cynthia Neal, Program Coordinator

Podiatry
Pedram Aslmand, DPM, Program Director
Carol McShane, Program Coordinator

Sports Medicine
Peter Kurzweil, MD, Program Director
Angie Gonzales, Program Coordinator

Long Beach Memorial Medical Center receives residents, fellows, medical students and physician assistant students from various institutions and universities each month. Due to the high volume of trainees, our institution has supporting Program Directors and Coordinators who oversee and ensure the quality of didactic and clinical education for our non-sponsored programs. The following provides a list of the supporting program directors and coordinators for each affiliated specialty:

Non-Sponsored Programs

Anesthesiology/OB
Mohan Sidhu, MD, Program Director
Adrian Rodriquez, Program Coordinator

Emergency Medicine
Gary Moreau, MD, Program Director
Elayne Turner, Program Coordinator

Internal Medicine
Sanjay Reddy, MD, Program Director
Shara Castro, Program Coordinator

Cardiology (and Interventional)
Rex Winters, MD, Program Director
Beth Westberg, Program Coordinator

Critical Care/Pulmonary
 

OB/GYN
Jennifer McNulty, MD, Program Director
Natalie Strauss, Program Coordinator

Gyn/Oncology
Michael Berman, MD, Program Director
Stephanie Sweeney, Program Coordinator

Maternal/Fetal
Michael Nageotte, MD, Program Director
Linda Heil, Program Coordinator

Uro/Gynecology
 

Pathology
Lisa Shane, MD, Program Director
Evelyn Satele, Program Coordinator

Pediatrics (includes Psychiatry)
Khanh-Van Le-Bucklin, MD, Program Director
Veronica Melendez, Program Coordinator

Dental - Pediatrics
Afsaneh Matin, DDS, Program Director
Anita Hill, Program Coordinator

Neonatology - Pediatrics
 

Pulmonary - Pediatrics
Eliezer Nussbaum, MD, Program Director
Priscilla Manning, Executive Assistant

Physical Medicine & Rehab
 

Radiation Oncology
Nisar Syed, MD, Program Director
Alice Wang, Program Coordinator

Surgery
Steven Grant, MD, Program Director
Carol McShane, Program Coordinator

Plastic Surgery
James Wells, MD, Program Director
Mirella Ruano, Program Coordinator

Pediatric Surgery
Nam Nguyen, MD, Program Director
Carol McShane, Program Coordinator

Vascular Surgery
Rodney White, MD, Program Director
Carol McShane, Program Coordinator