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Board of Directors

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Founding Board

Founder – Rochelle L. Shoretz A”H

Dr. Patricia D. Cayne

Keith Mendelson

Jonathan Mirsky

Gail Propp

Nikki Sausen

Naomi Spira

Amy Tadelis

Lauryn Weiser

 

Honorary Advisory Board

Honorable Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgA”H

Dana Norris

 

Medical Advisory Board

Deborah Axelrod, M.D.
Breast Surgeon, Director of Clinical Breast Surgery and Community Outreach; Associate Professor of Surgical Oncology, NYU Clinical Cancer Center

Rachel Beller MS, RDN
Beller Nutritional Institute

Karin Charnoff-Katz, M.D.
Diagnostic Radiologist, New York-Presbyterian Hospital

Tessa Cigler, M.P.H., M.D.
Medical Oncologist, Weill Cornell Breast Center

Shera Dubitsky  M.Ed., M.A.
Sharsheret Senior Advisor

Sheldon Feldman, M.D., F.A.C.S.
Chief, Division of Breast Surgery & Breast Surgical Oncology, Montefiore Medical Center

Caryn Gamss, M.D.
Women’s Imager, Murray Hill Radiology

Karen Hurley, Ph.D.
Psychologist, Columbia University

Thomas Kolb, M.D.
Radiologist, Community Physician

Amy Kusske, M.D.
Breast Surgeon, Associate Clinical Professor of Surgery at UCLA, David Geffen School of Medicine; Co-Director of the UCLA Santa Monica Breast Center

Sharyn N. Lewin, MD, FACS, FACOG
Gynecologic Oncologist, Director, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, Holy Name Medical Center

Daniel Lieber, M.D.
Medical Oncologist, The Angeles Clinic & Research Institute

Gila Leiter, M.D.
Gynecologist/Obstetrician, The Mount Sinai Hospital

Kenneth Offit, M.D.
Clinical Genetics, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Ruth Oratz, M.D.
Medical Oncologist, New York University Langone Medical Center

Elizabeth A. Poynor, M.D., PH.D., F.A.C.O.G.
Gynecologic Oncologist, Community Physician

Aviva Preminger M.D., M.P.H.
Plastic Surgeon, Community Surgeon

Elsa Reich, M.S.
Genetic Counselor, New York University School of Medicine

Allison Rosen, Ph.D.
Fertility Support, New York City Chapter of Resolve

Lillie Shockney, R.N., B.S., M.A.S.
Certified Breast Care Nurse, Administrative Director, Johns Hopkins Breast Center

Kenneth Tercyak, Ph.D.
Professor of Oncology and Pediatrics and Director of Cancer Prevention and Control, Georgetown University Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center

Ethan Wasserman, M.D.
Medical Oncologist, Regional Cancer Care Associates, LLC

JoAnn Zell, M.D.
Rheumatologist, University of Colorado and Denver Health Medical Center

Tanya Zuckerbrot, M.S., R.D.
Registered Dietitian, F-Factor

 

California Community Advisory Committee

Sari Abrams, Los Angeles

Alexandra Avnet, Los Angeles

Sarina Basch, Valley Village

Shuli Bendheim Steinlauf, Los Angeles

Dikla Benzeevi, Los Angeles

Sarah Blitzstein, Los Angeles

Linda Powell Davis, Agoura Hills

Dr. Noam Drazin, Los Angeles

Sarah Farzan, Los Angeles

Abbi Hertz, Los Angeles

Lisa Hofheimer, Los Angeles

Dr. Amy Kusske, Santa Monica

Courtney Mizel, Los Angeles

Debi Pomerantz, Los Angeles

Annie Spar, Beverly Hills

 

Florida Community Advisory Committee

Leslie Benzion, Winter Park

Jamie Gurvitch, Boynton Beach

Deborah Hausman, Orlando

Arlene Lasko, Hollywood

Lori Margolis, Parkland

Stacey Mullins, Boca Raton

Tammie Purow, Hollywood

Dr. Stuart Samuels, Hollywood

Dr. Ryan Seidman, Delray Beach

Ashley Zayat Weiss, Miami Beach

Lisi Wolfson, Miami Beach

 

Illinois Community Advisory Committee

Iris Bass, Lincolnwood

Rifi Bleichman, West Rogers Park

Mitch Dayan, Skokie

Dr. Carol Ellman, Wilmette

Daniel Gorlin, Lakeview

David Harris, formerly of Lakeview

Debra Hartman, Lincolnwood

Beth Hirshman, Northbrook

Leah Jones, Edgewater

Sharon Levine, Skokie

Yael Ripstein, Skokie

Heidi Schrage, Buffalo Grove

Jane Shapiro, Evanston

Sari Winick, Deerfield

 

Long Island Community Advisory Committee

Neda Behnam, Great Neck

Dr. Renee Exelbert, Manhasset

Iris Maidenbaum, Lawrence

Francine Mendelowitz, Merrick

Melissa Pelcovitz, Great Neck

Dr. Sarah Rabizadeh, Great Neck

Dr. Elana Rosman, West Hempstead

Melodie Scharf, Lawrence

 

National Next Gen Advisory Committee Members 2020-2021 (in formation)

Miriam Cleeman

Edith Englard

Rachel Hillman

Melissa Schwartz

Kim Stein Korenvaes

Ashley Weiss

Rebecca Zagha