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Practice, Education and Credentials 

CURRENT PRACTICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE RESPONSIBILITIES

Infectious Diseases, Private Practice
Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach/Irvine, California; 4/27/1998—present

Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Hospital Epidemiology
Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach/Irvine, California 3/1/2009--present

Chair, Antimicrobial Stewardship Committee, Hoag Hospital, Newport Beach/Irvine; 10/1/09--Present

EDUCATION

Infectious Disease Fellowship
USC+Los Angeles County Medical Center 
1200 North State Street, Room 6442
Los Angeles, California 90033
July 1, 1993--June 30, 1995 

Internal Medicine Internship and Residency
Harbor-UCLA Medical Center
1000 West Carson Street, Bin 400
Torrance, California 90509
June 24, 1990--June 30, 1993

Medical School                     
Michigan State University--College of Human Medicine
A254 Life Sciences Building
East Lansing, Michigan 48824 
September 1985--March 1990
Degree--M.D. (March 16, 1990)

Graduate School
Michigan State University--Microbiology and Public Health
East Lansing, Michigan 48824
September 1986--March 1990
Areas of Concentration:  Immunology of Malaria

Undergraduate
Alma College
Alma, Michigan 48801
September 1980--April 1985
Majors--Biology and Psychology
Degree--Bachelor of Science (April 1985)

BOARD CERTIFICATION
ABIM Certified Diplomate in Infectious Disease, 1996--2026
National Board of Medical Examiners, 1991
American Board of Internal Medicine (ABIM), 1993--2013

PROFESSIONAL AND SOCIETY AFFILIATIONS
Infectious Disease Association of California, 1998--present
Infectious Disease Society of America, 1994--present 
Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America, 1994--present 

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