May 2010 Volume 34 No. 5
Staff meeting yields contacts

Longtime Medical Staff member Tanya Spirtos presented a summary of California Medical Association activities at the April 15 Medical Staff General Meeting. She described a range of legislative, regulatory and other advocacy programs the CMA is tracking or actively involved with, and completed her brief talk with a list of colleagues Medical Staff members might wish to contact if they have questions, concerns or otherwise wish to get involved with one of the professional groups representing SHC physicians.

Councilor to the Santa Clara County Medical Association (SCCMA):
Palo Alto neurologist Peter Cassini, (650) 324-4300

SHC delegates to the California Medical Association (CMA)
House of Delegates include Chief of Staff Bryan Bohman, bbohman@stanfordmed.org

Local Trustee to the CMA: Tanya W. Spirtos, (650) 279-9776, email: twsmdgyn@aol.com

[1] The buffet table was a first stop for many attendees, including Carl Nash. [2] Newly elected Vice Chief of Staff Ann Weinacker chats with gynecologic oncologist Nelson N. Teng. [3] Sleep Center specialist Mehran Farid-Moayer takes advantage of a lull in business and social activities to be fitted for a respirator mask. [4] OB/Gyn specialist Jagdip Powar, right, talks with George Tingwald, a physician and architect providing leadership for the Medical Center Renewal Project.