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Christian Serdahl, MD,

Caroline Giroux, MD

Adam Dougherty, MD

Dr. Serdahl is the 2019 SSVMS President and an ophthalmologist in private practice in Sacramento. He recently learned it is best to avoid saltwater crocodiles at all costs.

Dr. Giroux is a psychiatrist at UC Davis who specializes in empowering survivors of trauma. She strives for social justice and writes candid essays in a unique style that reflects her deep French-Canadian roots.

Dr. Dougherty practices emergency medicine at Sutter Medical Center Sacramento. He is a board member of SSVMS as well as Physicians for a Healthy California, formerly the CMA Foundation.

Mustafa Bahramand, MS III

Elijah Abramson, MS IV

2Lt. Britteny Randall, MS III

Mustafa is a third-year medical student who wrote about about wearable technology in the March/April issue. This month he chronicles the record turnout at CMA’s Annual Legislative Advocacy Day.

Elijah is a fourth-year medical student at California Northstate University. He last wrote about changing attitudes toward residency duty hours and loves cycling and skiing when not studying.

Britteny is a U.S. Army Reserve second lieutenant and third-year medical student. She offers a candid, touching look at dealing with the pressure of medical school after the devastating loss of her father.

ccneye@sbcglobal.net

mustafa.bahramand8181@cnsu.edu

cgiroux@ucdavis.edu

elijahabramson@gmail.com

apdougherty@gmail.com

britteny.randall1453@cnsu.edu

Comments or letters, which may be published in a future issue, should be sent to the author’s email or to SSVMedicine@ssvms.org.

Gerald Rogan, MD

jerryroganmd@sbcglobal.net

Dr. Rogan practiced emergency medicine and family care for 23 years. He has been a Medicare and Medi-Cal contractor medical director and volunteered as a primary care doctor at the Sacramento County Clinic.

Lynn Pesely

peselyl@SacOES.org

Lynn Pesely is Coordinator of the Sacramento Medical Reserve Corps at the Sacramento County Office of Emergency Services. She and co-author George Meyer, MD, encourage you to join the SMRC.

July/August 2019

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Profile for Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society

2019-Jul/Aug - SSV Medicine  

Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine is the official journal of the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society (SSVMS) and promotes the history,...

2019-Jul/Aug - SSV Medicine  

Sierra Sacramento Valley Medicine is the official journal of the Sierra Sacramento Valley Medical Society (SSVMS) and promotes the history,...