Staff

Medical Staff

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Kimberly Tilley, MD

Job Title: Medical Director and Staff Physician
Certifications: Board Certified in Internal Medicine
Societies: American College Health Association, American College of Physicians
Education: Residency and Internship in Internal Medicine – Primary Track, Emory School of Medicine; MD – Emory School of Medicine; BA in Biochemistry, University of Kansas
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Energetic, dedicated team. I like the focus on wellness and prevention as much as in disease diagnosis and treatment.”
Wellness Tip: “Eat real food as much as possible!”

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Vejas Skripkus, MD

Job Title: Staff Physician
Certifications: American Board Certified in Family Medicine
Societies: American Academy of Family Practice, California Academy of Family Practice, American College Health Association, American Medical Association
Education: Residency in Family Medicine, University of Southern California; MD – American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine; BS in Animal Physiology and Neuroscience – University of California, San Diego
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The wonderful staff and the awesome students!”
Wellness Tip: “Sound mind, sound body.”

Melissa Grier, MD

Job Title: OBGYN
Certifications: American Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Education: Residency, University of Southern California; MD – University of Michigan Medical School
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The staff – working in an environment that takes the health of the student population so seriously.”
Wellness Tip: “Eat lots of vegetables!”

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Donna Shoupe, MD

Job Title: OBGYN
Certifications: American Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Education: Residency, LAC+USC Medical Center; MD – Ohio State University, College of Medicine
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The community spirit.”
Wellness Tip: “Exercise!”

Patricia Cavender, MD

Job Title: Dermatologist
Certifications: American Board Certified in Dermatology
Education: Residency, University of California – Los Angeles; MD – University of California – Los Angeles
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The students are a lot of fun!”
Wellness Tip: “A hat is a health device. Wear sunscreen and a hat.”

Crystal Kwan, MPH, RD

Job Title: Clinical Dietitian
Societies: Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, California Dietetic Association
Education: Dietetic Internship – VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System; MPH – University of California, Los Angeles; BS in Nutritional Science – University of California, Berkeley
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The staff is upbeat and down to earth! I love working in a team oriented environment where members not only provide excellent care, but also demonstrate genuine compassion towards each person that walks in the clinic. I am proud to be a part of such a well-rounded team!”
Wellness Tip: “Balance your food choices over time. Enjoy a range of foods in moderate portions, and choose whole foods more often than processed items. Be intentional with your choices and have fun experimenting with new flavors!”

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Bobby Cong

Job Title: Medical Assistant
Certifications: Certified Phlebotomist
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Interactions with our patients/students.”
Wellness Tip: “Eat your oatmeal.”

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Maria Tahay

Job Title: Medical Assistant
Certifications: Certified Phlebotomist
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “It is a happy environment.”
Wellness Tip: “Juice it up!”

Solano

Roxie Solano

Job Title: Medical Assistant
Certifications: Certified Phlebotomist
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “I like working with the patients and staff. Specifically, I like knowing that I made someone’s day better/easier”.
Wellness Tip: “Walk during lunch for 20 minutes. Set aside an evening a week for an exercise class.”

Marisol Diaz

Job Title: Medical Assistant
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The environment – specifically the physicians and students.”
Wellness Tip: “Exercise and eat healthy. It will help your mental health.”

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Blanca Hernandez

Job Title: Medical Assistant
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The friendly environment.”
Wellness Tip: “Use what we offer at the Eric Cohen Student Health Center.”

Counseling Staff

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Brad Meier, Ph. D.

Job Title: Counseling Director and Staff Psychologist, PSY 22906
Certifications: Licensed Psychologist
Societies: Association for University and College Counseling Center Directors, Organization of Counseling Center Directors in Higher Education, American College Health Association
Education: Ph. D. – University of Pennsylvania; BA in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Missouri, Columbia
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Working with lots of intelligent people in a collaborative way to help students achieve their goals.”
Wellness Tip: “Exercise is the most effective way to meet many of your wellness needs in one shot.”

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Lina Augius, MD

Job Title: Staff Psychiatrist
Certifications: American Board Certified in Psychiatry
Education: MD – University of Illinois at Chicago
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Great students and wonderful staff.”
Wellness Tip: “Find balance.”

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Maria Juliani, Ph. D.

Job Title: Staff Psychologist, PSY 11031
Certifications: Licensed Psychologist
Education: Ph. D. – University of Southern California

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Brinell Slocumb, Psy. D.

Job Title: Staff Psychologist, PSY 18720
Certifications: Licensed Psychologist
Education: Psy. D. – George Fox University
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Wonderful colleagues.”
Wellness Tip: “Honor your limitations!”

Carole Lewis

Carole Lewis, LCSW

Job Title: Staff Counselor, LCS 16613
Education: LCSW – University of Southern California; BS in Psychology – Occidental College
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The people”
Wellness Tip: “Create a balance in everything that you do.”

Administrative Staff

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Catherine Felix, MA Ed.

Job Title: Clinic Manager
Societies: American College Health Association, Golden Key International Honour Society
Education: MA Ed. – California State University, Chico
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “The students and the staff!”
Wellness Tip: “When Health is absent; wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest, strength cannot fight, wealth becomes useless and intelligence cannot be applied.” – Herophilus of Chaledon, a Greek Physician to Alexander the Great (335-280 B.C.)

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Jessica Cerda, MS

Job Title: Program Specialist – Accreditation, Patient Experience, Quality Management
Societies: American College Health Association
Education: MS in Human Behavior, Organizational Psychology – University of Southern California; BS in Psychology – Pacific Union College
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Being involved in so many programs! I love staying busy.”
Wellness Tip: “Sleep! The hardest part is turning off the phone or computer but once you do, you won’t regret it.”

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Joseph House

Job Title: Computer Consultant Specialist
Favorite Part of Working at ECSHC: “Our community – the students and staff.”
Wellness Tip: “Stay hydrated.”