NYSGE | New York Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy


Governing Council

2018-2019 Governing Council

President
Seth A. Gross, MD, NYSGEF
NYU Langone Medical Center

Vice President
Sammy Ho, MD, NYSGEF
Montefiore Medical Center

Treasurer
Amrita Sethi, MD, MSc
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons 

Secretary
Satish Nagula, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Membership Chair
Juan Carlos Bucobo, MD
Stony Brook University Medical Center

Immediate Past President
Christopher J. DiMaio, MD, NYSGEF
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Past President
Jonathan M. Buscaglia, MD 
Stony Brook University Medical Center

Councilor
David L. Carr-Locke, MD, NYSGEF
Weill Cornell Medicine
New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Councilor
Reem Sharaiha, MD, MSc
New York-Presbyterian Medical Center – Cornell 

Councilor
Robin Mendelsohn, MD
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Councilor
Arun Swaminath, MD
Northwell Health Lenox Hill Hospital

Councilor
David H. Robbins, MD, MSc, NYSGEF
Northwell Health Lenox Hill Hospital

Councilor
Tamas A. Gonda, MD
Columbia University Medical Center

Education Director
David A. Greenwald, MD, NYSGEF
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Website Director
Anthony A. Starpoli, MD, NYSGEF
NYU Langone Medical Center, Northwell Health Lenox Hill Hospital
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

CME Administrator
John M. Poneros, MD, NYSGEF
Columbia University Medical Center 

Private Practice Liaison
Franklin E. Kasmin, MD, NYSGEF
Mount Sinai Beth Israel

Audit Committee Chair
Brian P. Bosworth, MD, NYSGEF
NYU Langone Medical Center

Annual Course Director
Patrick I. Okolo III, MD, MPH
Northwell Health Lenox Hill Hospital

Annual Course Director
David P. Hudesman, MD
NYU Langone Medical Center
Legislative Liaison

Scott M. Tenner, MD, MPH, JD, NYSGEF
SUNY Health Sciences Center

42nd Annual New York Course Directors

Patrick I. Okolo III, MD, MPH
Northwell Health Lenox Hill Hospital

David P. Hudesman, MD

NYU Langone Medical Center

David A. Greenwald, MD, NYSGEF
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 

Live Course Directors
Gregory B. Haber, MD
NYU Langone Medical Center 

Frank G. Gress, MD, NYSGEF
Columbia University Medical Center 

Annual Course Consultants
Adam J. Goodman, MD, NYSGEF
NYU Langone Hospital – Brooklyn

Doris C. Barnie GI, Nurses and Associates Course
Barbara Zuccala, MSN, RN, CGRN
The Valley Hospital

Nancy S. Schlossberg, BSN, RN, CGRN
Consultant, John Muir Health

NYSGE Staff
Executive Director
Karen S. Cervenka

Executive Administrator
Bina Mesheimer

Meeting Planner/Exhibit Manager
Robin Weidy