Montefiore Medicine House Staff
2020 - 2021 Chief Residents
Firm 1: Dawn Zhao
Firm 2: Kusha Rahgozar
Firm 3: Seda Tolu
Ambulatory: Emily Hoffman
PC/SIM: Kathy Chu
Helpful COVID-19 Lectures:
- Please use passcode: a#X3sFF7
Sedation and Analgesia Guideline for Patients Not in ICU by Dr Clevens
Management of Respiratory Failure During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Essentials for Non-Intensivists by Dr Reddy and Dr Murthy
Are you depressed? Anxious? Worried about a friend or colleague? The residency program cares about your well-being. You have access to confidential mental health services:
OUTSIDE OF MONTEFIORE:
You can contact the Employee Assistance Program at 800-225-2527 or 800-252-4555, or go to www.myHealthCareEAP.com. You have three free visits under this program and then have to check with Montefiore Insurance.
Dr. Loren Soeiro, a psychologist who specializes in providing psychotherapy to house staff and takes Monte insurance (646-581-4151)
INSIDE OF MONTEFIORE:
Dr. Simon Rego, a psychologist in the Department of Psychiatry (718-920-5024)
Dr. Howard Forman, a psychiatrist from the Department of Psychiatry with extended hours (718-920-7735)
Dr. Thomas Belzler, a psychiatrist on the East Campus, for emergent needs. Initial consultation at 718-904-4415.
For more information about Resident Wellness in our program, visit: http://www.montemedicine.com/resident-wellness
Sick Call Protocol
For any sick call (except for clinic) please contact the universal sick call number:
Please make sure you get a response from this number.
For FCC or CFCC, please contact Emily Hoffman:
For CHCC clinic, contact Kathy Chu:
Congratulations to the 2021-2022 Chiefs!
Firm 1 - Omar Moussa
Firm 2 - Will Preston
Firm 3 - Jellyana Peraza
PC/SIM - Crystal Jobson
Ambulatory - Tammy Tavdy