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2020 Board of Governors

President

Michael Farbowitz, MD*

Short Hills Opthalmology
551 Millburn Ave
Short Hills, NJ 07078
973-379-2544

President-Elect

Albert Khouri, MD*

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
90 Bergen Street/DOC
Newark, NJ 07103-2499
973-972-2038

Vice President

Michael Klufas, MD*

Mid Atlantic Retina
1417 Cantillon Blvd.
Mays Landing, NJ 08330
800-331-6634

Secretary/Treasurer

Mary Jude Cox, MD

Eye Physicians
1140 Whitehorse Road, Suite 1
Voorhees, NJ 08043
856-784-3381

Immediate Past President

Vinod Voleti, MD*

NJ Retina
10 Plum Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
908-349-8155

Third Party Payer Rep

Lawrence Frieman, MD*

Frieman Ophthalmology
75 West Front Street
Red Bank, NJ 07701
732-741-4242

Alt. Third Party Payer Rep

Ralph Lanciano, Jr., DO*

7703 Maple Avenue
Pennsauken, NJ 08109
856-665-5533
856-783-1234 Tuesday

AAO Councilor
(Expiring 2020)

Robert Scharfman, MD*

Atlantic Medical Eye Care
3 Hospital Plaza, Suite 310
Old Bridge, NJ 08857
732-607-0555

AAO Councilor
(Expiring 2021)

Isaac Ezon, MD

Jersey Shore Retina Consultants
241 Monmouth Rd, Ste 102
West Long Branch, NJ 07764
732-738-4627

AAO Alternate Councilor

Michele Miano, MD

Regional Eye Associates
741 W Marlton Pike
Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
856-795-8787

OPAC Chairman

James G. Nachbar, MD*

509 South Lenola Road, Bldg. 11
Moorestown, NJ 08057
856-234-0222 ext. 2610

OPAC Treasurer

Donald Cinotti, MD*

Hudson Eye Physicians and Surgeons
600 Pavonia Avenue
Jersey City, NJ 07304
201-963-5846
201-915-247 Clinic Tues

Board Members Expiring 2020

Gregg Bannett, DO

Bannett Eye Centers, PA
620 N. Broad Street
Woodbury, NJ 08096
856-853-5554

Nick Chinskey, MD

NJ Retina
10 Plum St, #600
New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Jayati Sarkar, MD

Eyecare MD of New Jersey
261 James Street, Ste 2D &EL
Morristown, NJ 07960
973-984-3937

Sumit Shah, MD

Assoc Retinal Consultants, LLC
10 Plum St., #600
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732-220-1600

Board Members Expiring 2021

Bruce Keyser, MD

NJ Retina
10 Plum St
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
732-220-1600

Howard Friedberg, MD

Howard Friedberg Eye Assoc.
661 N. Broad Street
Woodbury, NJ 08096
856-845-7968

Isaac Ezon, MD

Jersey Shore Retina Consultants
241 Monmouth Rd, Ste 102
West Long Branch, NJ 07764
732-738-4627

Alice Williams, MD

South Jersey Eye Associates
141 S Black Horse Pike
Blackwood, NJ 08012
856-227-6262

Ex Officio

Albert Khouri, MD*

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
90 Bergen Street/DOC
Newark, NJ 07103-2499
973-972-2038

Ex Officio

Marco Zarbin, MD, PhD

Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
90 Bergen Street/DOC
Newark, NJ 07103-2499
973-972-2038

Ex Officio

Julia A Haller, MD

Wills Eye Hospital
840 Walnut Street, Suite 1510
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Legal Counsel

Jon Fanburg, Esq.

Brach Eichler
101 Eisenhower Parkway, Roseland, NJ 07068
973-228-5700

Legal Counsel

Carol Grelecki, Esq.

Brach Eichler
101 Eisenhower Parkway, Roseland, NJ 07068
973-403-3132

Legal Counsel

Erika Marshall, Esq.

Brach Eichler
101 Eisenhower Parkway, Roseland, NJ 07068
973-403-3132

Lobbyist

Joseph Simonetta

Public Strategies Impact
414 River View Plaza, Trenton, NJ 08611
609-393-7799

Executive Director

Matthew S. Halpin*

Public Strategies Impact
414 River View Plaza, Trenton, NJ 08611
609-393-7799

Meeting Planner

Meagan Rosina

Public Strategies Impact
414 River View Plaza, Trenton, NJ 08611
609-393-7799

* Executive Committee

Society of Past Presidents

Vinod "Vinny" Voleti, MD
John Dugan, Jr. MD
Denise Farnath-Alber, MD
Michele Miano, MD
Elena Drudy, MD
Douglas Mazzuca, DO
Cecily Lesko, MD
Paul Langer, MD
Donald Cinotti, MD
Lawrence Frieman, MD
Ralph Lanciano Jr., DO
James Nachbar,MD
Peter Nussbaum, MD
David Ringel, DO
Brian Wnorowski, MD
John Stabile, MD

Resident Representative

Daniel Rubinstein, MD