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Faculty

Activity Director

Raul Rosenthal, MD
Clinical Professor of Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at CWRU
Chairman, Department of General Surgery
Director, General Surgery Residency Program
Director, The Bariatric and Metabolic Institute
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL

Guest Faculty

Papita Alwani
Caregiver
Miami, FL

Joan Arnold
Patient
Sarasota, FL

Pat Campola
Patient
Parkland, FL

Daniel Catenacci, MD
Director, Gastrointestinal Oncology Program
University of Chicago
Chicago, IL

Ricardo Chiriboga
Patient
Miami, FL

Rochelle S. Clarke, PhD
Director, Quality and Organizational Development
Catholic Hospice
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Michael Cusnir, MD
Co-Director, Gastrointestinal Malignancies
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Miami Beach, FL

Andrea Eidelman, Esq.
Executive Director
Debbie’s Dream Foundation
Plantation, FL

Monique Martinez, LCSW
GI Social Worker
University of Miami
Miami, FL

Karla Otero, MS
Clinical Nutrition Supervisor
Baptist Health
Miami, FL

Rebecca Royer Rosing, Esq.
Caregiver
Naples, FL

Sharon Salas, LCSW
Social Worker
University of Miami
Miami, FL

Libia F. Scheller, PhD, MBA
Member, Board of Directors
Chair, Educational Symposium
Debbie’s Dream Foundation

Karen Stephenson, DNP, ANP-BC
Nurse Practitioner - Oncology
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Miami Beach, FL

Naoto Takahashi, MD, PhD
Staff, Department of Surgery
Jikei University Kashiwa Hospital
Chiba, Japan

Antonio Ucar, MD
Medical Oncology – Gastrointestinal
Baptist Health
Miami, FL

Bruno Zilberstein, MD, PhD, FACS
Chief and Director of the Gastrointestinal Surgical Division of the Department of Gastroenterology
University of São Paulo School of Medicine
São Paulo, Brazil

Cleveland Clinic Faculty

Lillian Craggs, PhD
Registered Dietitian
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL

Tolga Erim, DO
Chair, Department of Gastroenterology
Director of Endoscopy, Digestive Disease Center
Cleveland Clinic Florida

Emanuele Lo Menzo, MD
Staff, General Surgery
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL

Arun Nagarajan, MD
Staff, Hematology and Medical Oncology
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL

Mihir Naik, DO
Associate Staff - Radiation Oncology
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL

Timmy Nguyen, MD
Staff, Solid Tumor Oncology & Hematology and Medical Oncology
Cleveland Clinic Florida
Weston, FL