• Jack Ayoub, MD, President, MSNVA Board of Directors

    Jack Ayoub, MD

    President, MSNVA Board of Directors

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    Jack Ayoub, MD, FACOG founded and practices at Virginia Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Ayoub attended medical school at Creighton University and completed his Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at George Washington University.

    Read more at http://www.myvaobgyn.com/AboutDrAyoub.html

  • Nancy Tanchel, MD, Immediate Past President, MSNVA Board of Directors and President, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

    Nancy Tanchel, MD

    Immediate Past President, MSNVA Board of Directors and President, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

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    Nancy Tanchel, MD practices and serves as Medical Director at Liberty Laser Eye Center in Vienna, VA. Dr. Tanchel attended medical school at Emory University and completed her Ophthalmology residency at the University of South Florida.

    Read more at http://www.libertylasereye.com/about-liberty-lase/

  • Tarek Abou-Ghazala, MD, Secretary-Treasurer, MSNVA Board of Directors and Secretary-Treasurer, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

    Tarek Abou-Ghazala, MD

    Secretary-Treasurer, MSNVA Board of Directors and Secretary-Treasurer, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

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    Tarek Abou-Ghazala, MD is a cardiologist in Fairfax, Virginia. He received his medical degree from Damascus University Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for 23 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including Arabic.

    Read more at https://www.linkedin.com/pub/tarek-abou-ghazala/26/96a/290

  • David K. Chow, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

    David K. Chow, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

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    David K. Chow, MD practices medicine at David K. Chow, MD, PC in Reston, VA. Dr. Chow attended medical school at Emory University and completed his Ophthalmology residency at Washington Hospital Center in Washington, DC.

  • Peter D. LeNard, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

    Peter D. LeNard, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

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    Peter D. LeNard, MD used to practice medicine in McLean, VA but is now retired. Dr. LeNard attended medical school at George Washington University and completed his General Surgery residency at Georgetown University.

  • Russell Libby, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Representative, The Physicians Foundation

    Russell Libby, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Representative, The Physicians Foundation

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    Russell Libby, MD practices at the Virginia Pediatric Group in Fairfax, VA. Dr. Libby attended medical school at George Washington University and completed his residency at Georgetown University in Washington, DC.

    Read more at http://www.vapg.com/staff/Russell-C-Libby.html

  • Brian A. McConnell, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

    Brian A. McConnell, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

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    Brian A. McConnell, MD practices at Fairfax Anesthesiology Associates in Falls Church, VA. Dr. McConnell attended medical school at Penn State University, completed his Anesthesiology residency at Penn State University, completed a fellowship in Neuroanesthesiology at the University of Western Australia, and completed another fellowship in Cardiothoracic Anesthesia at the University of California, Los Angeles.

    Read more at http://www.fairfaxanesthesiology.com/body.cfm?id=7&action=detail&ref=42

  • Linda H. Mosely, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

    Linda H. Mosely, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors and Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

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    Linda H. Mosely, MD practices medicine at Linda H. Mosely, MD, PC in Alexandria, VA. Dr. Mosely attended medical school at Louisiana State University, completed her General Surgery residency at Tulane University/University of Louisville, completed a Research residency at Yale University, and completed a fellowship for Hand Surgery at the University of Louisville.

    Read more at http://www.inova.org/Physician_Directory/Linda-Mosely-MD/729542/

  • Amir Bajoghli, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

    Amir Bajoghli, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

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    Amir A. Bajoghli, MD is a board certified Dermatologist in private practice in Mclean and Woodbridge, Virginia. Prior to his position as Chief of Dermatology at Fairfax Hospital, Dr. Bajoghli was the director of Mohs micrographic surgery at the George Washington University School of Medicine. He also teaches at Georgetown University Department of Dermatology and Inova Fairfax Hospital. Dr. Bajoghli completed his dermatology training at Tufts University/BU combined program and had additional training in dermatologic surgery/Mohs surgery at Boston University, where he also served as a faculty member.

    Read more at http://www.bderm.com/doctors/amir-bajoghli/

  • Ahmed Hegab, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

    Ahmed Hegab, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

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    Ahmed Hegab, MD practices medicine at the Gastroenterology Associates of Northern Virginia. Dr. Hegab attended medical school at Cairo University in Egypt and completed his residency at the Medical College of Virginia. Prior to merging with GANV in 2006, Dr. Hegab was attending at Georgetown University’s Division of Transplant Surgery and ran a private GI practice. Today, he serves as the Chief of Gastroenterology and Director of Gastrointestinal Services at Inova Fairfax Hospital. He is also Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine at Georgetown University.

    Read more at https://www.myganv.com/ahmed_hegab_md/

  • Soheila Rostami, MD, Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

    Soheila Rostami, MD

    Member, MSNVA Board of Directors

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    Soheila Rostami, MD practices medicine at Rostami Oculo-Facial Plastic Consultants in Reston, VA. Dr. Rostami attended Howard University School of Medicine in Washington DC, where she was chief resident of ophthalmology, and completed her training for ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at the University of Maryland.

    Read more at http://beauty4eye.com/about.htm

  • Mary Schmidt, MD, Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

    Mary Schmidt, MD

    Member, MSNVA Foundation Board of Directors

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    Mary Schmidt, MD is board-certified in infectious diseases and internal medicine and practiced infectious diseases in the northern Virginia community for 22 years. She also has a Master’s Degree in Public Health from the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health. She is an Associate Professor of Medicine at George Washington University, an Associate Professor of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University and is an adjunct Associate Professor at the John Hopkins School of Public Health. She is teaching and research faculty in the Department of Medicine, Inova Fairfax Medical Campus and the International Division of the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health.

    Read more at https://drmaryeschmidt.com

  • Claudia Tellez, Executive Director

    Claudia Tellez

    Executive Director

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    Claudia began her career with MSNVA as Director of Foundation Programs. During her tenure, she was responsible for the planning and development of Project Access of Northern Virginia, a program that delivers pro-bono specialty health care services to low-income, uninsured patients in Fairfax County and Alexandria City. In addition, Claudia serves on a number of boards and committees. In 2008, she was appointed by Virginia Governor Timothy M. Kaine as trustee of the Virginia Tobacco Settlement Foundation (currently The Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth) and Board Trustee for the Physicians Foundation. She has a BA in International Relations from DePaul University and certification on Disaster Preparedness and Readiness from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

  • Alex Mosely, HeaLixVA Administrator

    Alex Mosely

    HeaLixVA Administrator

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    Alexander Mosely is a 2015 Christopher Newport University graduate, where he received his BS in Information Science. He minored in Asian Studies, graduating Cum Laude and with Honors. When in college, Alex interned with the Mariners' Museum Library, assembling online exhibits. He joined the MSNVA team on July 20th as the HeaLixVA Administrator, which is a good fit as he enjoys working with data and information systems. Alex currently resides in McLean, Virginia.

  • Alexandra Raper, IT Project Manager

    Alexandra Raper

    IT Project Manager

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    Alexandra Raper is our new membership associate and will work on maintaining our membership and on the technology programs. Alex is from Alexandria, VA and attended George Mason University for Environmental Science. She is very interested in the future of technology, especially in healthcare. Alexandra currently resides in Centreville, VA.

  • Linsen Quisbert, Marketing Manager

    Linsen Quisbert

    Marketing Manager

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    Linsen Quisbert is our new Marketing Manager and joined the MSNVA team in August 2016. With more than 10 years of experience in event planning and marketing she has proven to be vital to MSNVA's growth and outreach. Living in Falls Church for most of her life she is very interested in the progression of the medical community. Her technical knowledge with social media marketing has allowed her to provide much needed insight on our new technology program, DoctorsTelemed. Linsen has a strong work ethic and looks forward to making a real difference in the community.

  • Kneesh Latif, Intern

    Kneesh Latif

    Intern

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    Krishma Kneesh Latif is a current senior student at George Mason University. She is studying Health Administration with the concentration of management and is planning on graduation this upcoming December. She has a strong interest in the videography and film design aspect behind marketing in the health industry that developed over the course of time from her experience working with her marketing district managers in her field of pharmacy for the past 8 years.