EMIG History

UCI EMIG Board History

To contact previous board members, please email: Lauren Sims, (simsl@uci.edu) or Victor Cisneros, (vcisnero@uci.edu).

Faculty Advisors
1998-2002: Mark I. Langdorf, MD, MHPE, RDMS, FACEP, FAAEM
2002-Present: Shahram Lotfipour, MD, MPH, FAAEM, FACEP

1998-1999
President: Tom Calkins

1999-2000
President: Boris Lubavin

2000-2001
President: Boris Lubavin

2001-2002
Co-Presidents: Brian Potts and Molly Phelps

2002-2003 EMIG Steering Committee
President: Brian Potts, MS 3
Vice Presidents: Peter Smulowitz, Warren Wiechmann, Eileen Kilmartin, Beth Gee

2003 – 2004 EMIG Executive Steering Committee
Co-Presidents: Warren Wiechmann, MS 2; Brian Potts, MS 4/MBA
VP of Community Outreach: Chadi Kahwaji, MS 2; Dina Seif, MS 1
VP of Research and Grants: Tom Grotsky, MS 2; Ilya Saltykov, MS 1
VP of Web Development: Cyrus Shahpar, MS 1
VP of Workshop Development: Benjamin Squire, MS 2; Cliff Wang, MS 2; Anita Rowhani, MS 1
VP of ED Tag-along and Mentoring Programs: Laleh Gharahbaghian, MS 3; Rasha Hindiyeh, MS 1
VP of Meeting and Advising Session Development: Nak Chhiv, MS 3; Amir Bernaba, MS 2; Steven Ericksen, MS 1

2004-2005 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Warren Wiechmann, MS 3; Chadi Kahwaji, MS 3
VP of Educational Planning: Cyrus Shahpar, MS 2; Anita Rowhani, MS 2
VP of Outreach: Dina Seif, MS 2
VP of Research and Grants: Kenton Anderson, MS 2
VP of Scheduling: Nicole Datrice, MS 2
VP of Symposium Development: Amir Bernaba, MS 3; Cliff Wang, MS 3; Brian McMichael, MS 1

2005-2006 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Dina Seif, MS 3; Cyrus Shahpar, MS 3
VP of Education: Megan Boysen, MS 3
VP of Finance: Kenton Anderson, MS 3
VP of Outreach: Eric Silman, MS 2; Monica Wattana, MS 2
VP of Symposium: Eric Wei, MS 2; Amir Otarodifard, MS 2

2006-2007 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Monica Wattana, MS 3; Michael Habicht, MS 3
VP of Education: Nicole Rink, MS 3
VP of Finance: Megan Boysen, MS 4
VP of Outreach: Akiva Kahn, MS 2
VP of Symposium: Eric Wei, MS 3; Karimdad Otarodifard, MS 3

2007-2008 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Pamela Swan, MS 2; Eric Silman, MS 4
VP of Education: Rod Mortazavi, MS 2
VP of Finance: Akiva Kahn, MS 3
VP of Operations: Abid Mogannam, MS 2
VP of Outreach: Kate Hartzell, MS 2
VP of Symposium: Jennifer McBride, MS 2; Pedro Salcido, MS 2

2008-2009 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Deena Ibrahim, MS 3; Akiva Kahn, MBA
Senior Advisor: Pamela Swan, MS 3
VP of Education: Christina Umber, MS 3
VP of Finance: Jessica Schoen, MS 2
VP of Operations: Abid Mogannam, MS 3
VP of Outreach: Shannon Toohey, MS 2
VP of Symposium: Jennifer McBride, MS 3; Pedro Salcido, MS 3

2009-2010 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Nick Sawyer, MS 3; Shannon Toohey, MS 3
Senior Advisor: Deena Ibrahim, MS4; Akiva Kahn, MS4
VP of Education: Randy Woo, MS 4
VP of Finance: Bill Mulkerin, MS 2
VP of Operations: Dan Colby, MS 3
VP of Outreach: Marcus Williams, MS 2
VP of Symposium: Lacey King, MS 2; Mason Shieh, MS 3

2010-2011 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Lacey King, MS 3; Kathleen Laning, MS 2
Senior Advisor: Nick Sawyer, MS 4; Shannon Toohey, MS 4
VP of Education: Shadi Lahham, MS 4
VP of Finance: Joann Chang, MS 2
VP of Operations: Matt Whealon, MS 3
VP of Outreach: Richard Kwong, MS 4
VP of Symposium: Mason Shieh, MS 4; Erica Frumin, MS 3

2011-2012 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Erica Frumin and Hal Jakle
Senior Advisor: Kathleen Laning
VP of Education: Kiah Bertoglio
VP of Finance: Abbas Haider
VP of Operations: Marlon Maducdoc
VP of Outreach: Adam Spujt
VP of Symposium: Amy Memmer and Aileen Kurobe

2012-2013 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Abbas Haider, MS3; Marlon Maducdoc, MS3
Senior Advisors: Kiah Bertoglio, MS4; Hal Jakle, MS4A
VP of Education: Kelly Kesler, MS3; Lance Beier, MS2
VP of Advising: Joelle Schlang, MS3
VP of Finance: Chanel Fischetti, MS2
VP of Operations: Craig Harrison, MS4
VP of Outreach: Bryan Sloane, MS2
VP of Symposium: Amy Memmer, MS3; Aileen Kurobe, MS3

2013-2014 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Chanel Fischetti, MS3; Bryan Sloane, MS3
Senior Advisors: Kelly Kesler, MS4; Joelle Schlang, MS4
VP of Education: Lance Beier, MS3; Kyle Hersh, MS2
VP of Advising: Victor Cisneros, MS2
VP of Finance: Lauren Sims, MS2
VP of Operations: Andrew Bokarius, MS4
VP of Outreach: Sari Lahham, MS3
VP of Symposium: Emerson Posadas, MS3; Tatiana Ramage, MS2
Wilderness Medicine VP: Tanya Wilcox, MS2

2013-2014 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Victor Cisneros, MS3; Lauren Sims, MS3
Senior Advisors: Bryan Sloane, MS4; Chanel Fischetti, MS4; Lance Beier, MS4
VP of Education: Kyle Hersh, MS3; Lisa Remington, MS2
VP of Advising: Lauryn Gabby, MS2
VP of Finance: Justin Yanuck, MS3
VP of Operations: James Mattson, MS3
VP of Outreach: Jessica Andrusaitis, MS2
VP of Symposium: Emerson Posadas, MS3; Tatiana Ramage, MS3
Wilderness Medicine VP: Tanya Wilcox, MS3
Disaster Medicine VP: Jessa Baker, MS2

2014-2015 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Victor Cisneros, MS4/MPH; Lauren Sims, MS3
Senior Advisors: Bryan Sloane, MS4; Chanel Fischetti, MS4; Lance Beier, MS4
VP of Education: Kyle Hersh, MS4; Lisa Remington, MS2
VP of Advising: Lauryn Gabby, MS4
VP of Finance: Justin Yanuck, MS4/MS-BATS
VP of Operations: James Mattson, MS4
VP of Outreach: Jessica Andrusitis, MS2
VP of Symposium: Emerson Posadas, MS3; Tatiana Ramage, MS3
Wilderness Medicine VP: Tanya Wilcox, MS3
Disaster Medicine VP: Jessa Baker, MS2

2015-2016 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Lisa Remington, MS3; Jessa Baker, MS3
Senior Advisors: Victor Cisneros, MS4; Lauren Sims, MS4
VP of Education: Maja Feldman, MS3; Nicholas Bove, MS2
VP of Advising: Jessica Andrusaitis, MS3
VP of Finance: Lindsey, Spiegelman, MS4
VP of Operations: Kyle Barbour, MS2
VP of Outreach: Sari Lahham, MS4
VP of Symposium: Clelia Clark, MS2; Amanda Purdy, MS3
Wilderness Medicine VP: Maryte Gylys, MS2
Disaster Medicine VP: Logan Woodhouse, MS2

2016-2017 EMIG Board
Co-Presidents: Jessica Andrusaitis, MS4; Logan Woodhouse, MS3
Senior Advisors: Lisa Remington, MS4; Jessa Baker, MS4
VPs of Education: Nicholas Bove, MS3; Victoria Oppenheim, MS2
VP of Advising: Kyle Barbour, MS3
VP of Finance: Valentina Park, MS2
VP of Operations: Nicole Zawada, MS2
VP of Outreach: Maryte Gylys, MS3
VPs of Symposium: Clelia Clark, MS3; Nadia Zuabi, MS2; Christopher Gilani, MS2; John Jiao, MS2
VP of Wilderness Medicine: Nathan Jasperse, MS2
VP of Disaster Medicine: Jonathan Lee, MS2