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Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD
Chair, Department of Ophthalmology
Director, Gavin Herbert Eye Institute 

Anthony B. Nesburn, MD
Vice Chair, Basic Research

Marjan Farid, MD
Vice Chair, Ophthalmic Faculty

Sumit (Sam) Garg, MD
Medical Director, Gavin Herbert Eye Institute
Vice Chair, Clinical Ophthalmology

Jeremiah Tao, MD, FACS
Director, Residency Program in Ophthalmology

Chantal Boisvert, MD
Director, Medical Education in Ophthalmology

Administrative Staff

Dana White, CPA
Chief Administrative Officer
Phone: 949-824-6258

Soheil Jadali
Finance Director
Phone: 949-824-6108

Dana Collinson
Director of Marketing & Special Events
Phone: 949-824-7243

Alexandria Castro-Spencer
Program Assistant:
Residency & Marketing/Events
Phone:  949-824-3476

Lori Monahan
Senior Analyst - Billing
Phone: 949-824-1881

Alex Hernandez
Finance & Billing Assistant
Phone: 949-824-3134 

Cherre Steppe
Purchasing/Equipment Manager
Phone: 949-824-5637

Sherry Stoltz
Purchasing Agent
Phone: 949-824-9276

Pnina Greenstein
Admininistrative Coordinator:
Drs. Stephanie Lu and Mitul Mehta
Phone: 949-824-6256

Susan Bohannan
Administrative Coordinator:
Drs. Robert Lingua, Donald Minkler,
Sameh Mosaed, Jennifer Simpson
Phone: 949-824-4122 

Solmaz Nassipour
Administrative Coordinator:
Drs. Wade Crow, Ken Lin,
Mohammad Riazi, Richard Hill
Phone: 949-824-7944 

Thelma Castro
Purchasing Agent - Lead
Phone:  949-824-1119

Angele Nalbandian
Science Editor
Phone:  949-824-9490

Dziyana M. Aydin
Research Administrator
Phone:  949-824-6904

Jan Slavin
Research Administrator
Phone:  949-824-9584

Taleen Arslanian
Personnel Analyst
Phone: 949-824-6109

Doris Romo
Residency Coordinator
Phone: 949-824-0158

Rosalee Reyes
Finance Analyst - Research
Phone: 949-824-9138

Monica Youssef
Administrative Coordinator:
Drs. Marjan Farid, Sumit (Sam) Garg,
Jeremiah Tao
Phone: 949-824-7944

Catherine Cao
Executive Assistant to:
Chair, Baruch D. Kuppermann, MD, PhD
Phone: 949-824-8089

Janet Rae
(Tuesday - Thursday)
Office Manager & Administrative Coordinator:
Drs. Sanjay Kedhar, Kavita Rao,
Matthew Wade
Phone: 949-824-3134

Christina Zeek
Administrative Coordinator:
(Monday & Friday)
Drs. Sanjay Kedhar, Kavita Rao,
Matthew Wade
Phone:  949-824-3134