2020 Gala Honorees

Asaf Cohen, MD
Family physician. Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine and Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medical College
Six Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Tanya Horenstein-Thaw, RN
Nursing Instructor at SouthTech Academy
Ramah Berkshires Alumna, Gesher 1984
Five Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Matthew Kirschen, MD, PhD
Attending Physician, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, Pediatrics and Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Three Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Philip Levy, MD
Physician, Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Ramah Berkshires Alumnus, Gesher 1995
Five Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Aaron Lipskar, MD
Pediatric Surgeon, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, Northwell Health
Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Eight Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Charles Mann, MD, Medical Committee Founder and Former Chair
Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Stony Brook University School of Medicine, Attending Physician Square Care Medical Group
Thirty+ Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

 Cliff Nerwen, MD, Medical Committee Chair
Attending Pediatrician, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Twenty Three Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Barbara Cammer Paris, MD, Former Medical Committee Chair
Clinical Professor of Medicine, Geriatrics and Medical Education, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Vice Chair of Medicine & Director of Geriatrics, Maimonides Medical Center
Thirty+ Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Julia Paris, MD
Attending Physician, Dept of Emergency Medicine, Long Island Jewish Medal Center, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Hofstra Medical School/Northwell
Ramah Berkshires Alumna, Gesher 2002
Four Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Natalie Pont
EMT & CPR instructor at SAFE-T EMS; EMT at Marlboro First Aid Squad
Eleven Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Howard Rebenstock, RN
Ramah Berkshires Alumnus, Gesher 1982
Eleven Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Robert Ripper, RN, APN
School Nurse, Westfield High School
Seven Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Stacey Rosenzweig, MD
Pediatrician, Chestnut Ridge Pediatrics
Ten Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

Randi Teplow-Phipps, MD
College Health Physician, Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Specialist
Ramah Berkshires Alumna, Gesher 1997
Three Years of Service to Ramah Berkshires

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