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To reach us, please contact City of Hope at 626-256-4673.

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William Dale, M.D., Ph.D.
Arthur M. Coppola Family Chair in Supportive Care Medicine
Laurie La Rue, Senior Administrative Assistant, 626-218-8750 or Ext. 88750
Matthew Loscalzo, L.C.S.W.
Liliane Elkins Professor in Supportive Care Programs
Administrative Director, Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center
Executive Director, Department of Supportive Care Medicine
Professor, Department of Population Sciences
Juee Kotwal, M.B.S, Business Manager, 626-218-1049 or Ext. 61049
Nellie Garcia, L.C.S.W., M.S.G.
Director of Clinical Social Work
Reina Martinez, Senior Administrative Support, 626-218-2282 or Ext. 82282
Annette Mercurio, M.P.H., M.C.H.E.S.
Director of Programs
Genevieve Matney, Program Coordinator, 626-301-8221 or Ext. 62682
Natalie Schnaitmann, L.C.S.W.
Director, Patient Special Services / Director of Operations
Cathy Barnett, Administrative Assistant, 626-218-4761 or Ext. 84761

Kathe Kelly, R.N., B.S.N., O.C.N.
Fax 626-930-5499

Jo-Ann Namm, M.S., CCLS, Child Life Specialist, Program Supervisor, 626-218-4513 or Ext. 64513
Marisol Trujillo, M.S., CCLS, Child Life Specialist, 626-218-4361 or Ext. 64361
Tiffany Yang, M.S., CCLS, Child Life Specialist, 626-218-0243 or Ext. 60243

Courtney Bitz, Manager of Clinical Social Work
Yanina Diaz, Program Coordinator, Clinical Social Work
Alfonso Macias, B.S., Program Coordinator, Interpreter Services
Reina Martinez, Senior Administrative Support
Fax 626.930.5331

Hematology and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation Services
Estella Barrios, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Jennifer Drew, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Fan (Terence) Hung, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Ranee Kang, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Marinel Olivares, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Nicole Peeke, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Michelle Rouse, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker

Medical Oncology and Surgery Services
Ruby Banuelos Calhoun, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Amy Donner, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Jenny Lu, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Michele Ochoa, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Victoria Ramirez, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Blanca Rivas, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker

Pediatric Services
Christina Cabanillas, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Lindsey Cervantes, M.S.W., School Program Coordinator, Clinical Social Worker
Lucia Lemus, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Renee Ortiz, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker
Alejandra Muro, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker

Medical Specialty Endocrinology Services
Jenny Rodriguez, M.S.W., Clinical Social Worker, Endocrinology Services

Special Programs
Lindsey Cervantes, M.S.W., School Program Coordinator, Clinical Social Worker
Ellen Polamero, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker, Couples Coping Together with Cancer Program
Daisy Rivera, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker, Geriatric Support Program
Kim Roming, Clinical Social Worker
Rupinder Sidhu, L.C.S.W., Clinical Social Worker

Andrew Leitner, M.D.
Dept. of Anesthesiology
Fiji Simmons, R.N.
Dept. of Anesthesiology
Letty Acosta
Ambulatory Care Assistant, 626-218-0014 or Ext. 80014

Becky Andrews, Patient Resources Coordinator, 626-301-8221 or Ext. 85978
Mariela Gallo, M.P.H., C.H.E.S., Senior Health Education Specialist, 626-256-4673 or Ext. 84956
Genevieve Matney, Program Coordinator, 626-301-8221 or Ext. 62682
Dhruti Ramchandani, M.P.H., C.H.E.S., Senior Health Education Specialist, Ext. 80213
Emma Wolfe, M.P.H., C.H.E.S., Senior Health Education Specialist, 626-218-7317 or Ext. 87317
Fax 626.301.8868

Lorena Gaytan, Lead Patient Navigator
Danny Duque, Patient Services Navigator
Terry Hernandez, Patient Services Navigator
Steven Morales, Patient Services Navigator
Lupe Santana, Patient Special Services Navigator
Fax 626.301.8432

Carolina Garcia, Patient Resources Coordinator

Jeanelle Folbrecht, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist, Associate Professor, Director of Psychology
Natalie Kelly, Ph.D., Clinical Neuropsychologist, Assistant Clinical Professor, Director of Neuropsychology Clerkship Program
Sunita Patel, Ph.D., Clinical Neuropsychologist, Assistant Professor
Mitzi Morrison, Senior Administrative Support - PEDS Psychology, 626-218-8426 or Ext. 88426
Fax 626-256-8798

Teresa Mariscal, Cancer Resource Cosmetologist
Cassie Polchow, Cancer Resource Cosmetologist
Stella Sainz, Cancer Resource Cosmetologist

Claudia Robertson, Senior Administrative Support, Ext. 82084
Jaroslava Salman, M.D., Chief of Psychiatry, Ext. 80130
Alla Sverdlik, M.D., M.P.H., Psychiatrist, Ext. 80706
Laura Villasenor, Sr.  Admin Support/Scheduling Coordinator, Ext. 83461
Fax 626.256.8798

Jeanelle Folbrecht, Ph.D., Clinical Psychologist, Associate Professor, Director of Psychology
Marissa Cangin, Psy.D., Clinical Health Psychologist
Elaine Wheat, Psy.D, Postdoctoral Fellow, Psychology
Sebastien Montel, M.D. Postdoctoral Fellow, Psychology
Cathy Barnett, Administrative Assistant x84761
Laura Villasenor, Sr. Admin Support/Scheduling Coordinator, x83461
Fax 626.256.8798

Benjamin Djulbergovic, Director of Research, Ext. 87502
Christina David, Clinical Research Coordinator II, Ext.63113
Hussai Nuristani, Administrative Program Coordinator, Ext. 60846
Michelle Woolfolk, Clinical Research Coordinator, Ext. 89479
Salma Kabir, Administrative Program Coordinator, Ext. 83662
Claudia Robertson, Sr. Administrative Support, Ext. 82084

Carolina De La Pena, Patient Resource Coordinator
David Trejo, Operations Manager
Jeanne Lawrence, Resource Center Navigator
Joanne Man, Operations Coordinator
Fax 626.256.8625

Rev. Ieda Grigg, Chaplain
Rev. Dr. Terry L. Irish, D.MIN., B.C.C., Chaplain
Rev. Fr. Okey Jude Uche, B.C.C., Chaplain
Claudia Robertson, Sr. Admin Support, Ext. 83898
Fax 626-930-5335

Sorin Buga, M.D., F.A.C.P. Associate Clinical Professor
Finly Zachariah, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor
Chandana Banerjee, M.D., M.P.A., Assistant Clinical Professor
Stefanie Mooney, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor
Purvi Patel, M.D. Assistant Clinical Professor
Bonnie Freeman DNP, RN, ANP-BC, ACHPN, Nurse Practitioner
Oswald Jauwena, MSN, RN, ACNP-BC, Nurse Practitioner
Sari Williams, Nurse Practitioner
Kaifan Zhao, Nurse Practitioner
Noah Pujanes-Mantor, LVN, Triage Nurse
Jill Prudhomme-Hunter, Hospice Liaison Nurse
Laura Vazquez, Clinical Administrative Support Ext. 89414
Cathy Barnett, Senior Administrative Support Ext. 84761
Fax 626.256.8798

Karen Clark, Program Manager
Brett Evans, Operations Manager
Richard Obenchain, Senior Systems Analyst

Gayle  Ito-Hamerling, Director of Volunteer Services
Nicole Boutros, Senior Administrative Support, Ext. 82424
Saria Gonzalez, Senior Administrative Assistant, Ext. 84049
Jason Cresswell, Volunteer Coordinator, Ext. 84049
Fax 626.301.8869

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