Howard Lewkowitz has been named the chief of medical staff at Broward Health Imperial Point, where he has run his practice for the past 14 years. Lewkowitz attended SUNY Stony Brook and Emory University School of Medicine. He completed a fellowship in gastroenterology from Robert Wood Johnson School of Medicine in New Brunswick, New Jersey, and his internal medicine residency at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.
Terry Shapiro has been named executive director of Lucida Treatment Center in Palm Beach. Before, he was founding partner and executive director of of Kiva Recovery in Illinois. He has a bachelor’s in social work from Winona State University in Minnesota and a master’s in counseling with an emphasis on addictions.
Adrian Legaspi takes new post at Advanced Surgical Oncology Network of Tenet Florida Physician Services
Adrian Legaspi has been named the new medical director for the Advanced Surgical Oncology Network of Tenet Florida Physician Services. He was most recently the director of hepatobiliary and foregut oncology at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami. He has a bachelor's from Colegio Tepeyac in Mexico City; his M.D. from Army Medical School, also in Mexico City; completed clinical fellowships at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and The New York Hospital Cornell University Medical Center; and surgical residences with New Jersey Medical School, University Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey affiliated hospitals and Memorial Sloan-Kettering.
Glenda Weiss-Rodriguez has been named director of development at Miami Jewish Health Systems Foundation. Before, she worked for the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine as director of medical alumni and parent development. She has a degree from New York School of Interior Design and medical assistant certification from the College of Allied Health in Hempstead, N.Y.
Miami Jewish Health Systems has recently made two promotions: Jackelyn “Jackie” Perera, lower right, has been named director of revenue. She will be responsible for Miami Jewish Health Systems claims, billing and collections. Before, she was manager of revenue application and analysis. She has a bachelor of science degree in health services administration from Barry University. James J. Deane has been named director of accounting. Before, he was manager of decision support and community-based programs. Deane, a CPA, holds a bachelor’s in business administratio n from the University of Miami.
Arnie Harrison has been named director of risk management at Miami Jewish Health Systems. Previously, he was director of risk management at High Point Treatment Center in Cooper City. He has a bachelor’s in sociology from the University of Florida and two master’s degrees -- in health services administration, and risk management law and procedure -- from Florida International University.