Welcome

Welcome to the public website for the LIJ Medical Staff Society of the Long Island Jewish Medical Center. The LIJ Medical Staff Society is a non-profit organization representing the interests of the Physicians and Dentists of the hospital.

Click here for the President's welcome letter

MEET THE EXECUTIVE STAFF

Carmen Rodriguez, MD, FACOG
president

Board certifications:

Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Academic titles:

Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

DR. VADIM ZELTSMAN, MD, FACS
president elect

Board certifications:

Urology American Board of Urology

Academic titles:

Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Kevin Hyman, MD
treasurer

Board certifications:

Surgery - American Board of Surgery Thoracic Surgery - American Board of Thoracic Surgery

Academic titles:

Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Administrative titles:

Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Glenn Cove Hospital Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery, Long Island Jewish Forest Hills Hospital

Omid Kohani, MD, FACC
secretary

Board Certifications:

American Board of Internal Medicine

American Board of Cardiovascular Disease

Academic titles:

Clinical Assistant Professor, Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Wellness

If you are a member of the professional staff and need assistance with a problem, please contact:
The Northwell Health's Employee Assistance Program (EAP) at
Phone: (866)454-3280 Fax: (516)466-6309
Click here for more information

Dues

Dues may be paid by:
Sending a check to 270-05 76th Avenue New Hyde Park NY 11040 - Attention: Medical Staff Society
Calling the Medical Staff Society Office at 718.470.8708
Visiting the Medical Staff Society Office with a check or credit card


A special congratulations to our new President, Dr. Carmen J. Rodriguez on winning the Physician of the Year Award.

2019 President’s Awards winner
Click here for video of Carmen Rodriguez, MD, FACOG

Calendar

All meetings are open to all medical staff society members and participation is highly encouraged

Mark your calendars with the dates of these upcoming meetings:


LIJ Medical Staff Affairs:

Friday, September 13, 2019 7:00 AM

Friday, October 11, 2019 7:00 AM

Friday, November 8, 2019 7:00 AM

Friday, December 13, 2019 7:00 AM

All meetings will be held at LIJMC 270-05 76th Avenue New Hyde Park, NY 11040 Research Building Teaching Center Board Room

LIJ Medical Staff Advisory Board Meetings:

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Wednesday, October 16, 2019 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Wednesday, December 18, 2019 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

All meetings will be held at LIJMC 270-05 76th Avenue New Hyde Park, NY 11040 Research Building Teaching Center Board Room