During my 25+ years as a physician in clinical practice, one of the things I most enjoyed was teaching my patients to understand their health and their bodies. In my years of teaching, I have found that conveying the information and ideas of many years of education and experience to come naturally to me. I particularly like to work with the student who does not understand these concepts very easily or has little background to build on. I love to be able to reframe and translate difficult information so that each student can take it in and...
I taught student and residents as part of my responsibilities in the department during my time as attending physician at Loyola University Medical Center. I continued teaching when working with my patients, and I also had many opportunities to speak at seminars, public education forums, and as a guest speaker at community and private meetings.
I taught health concepts at a Community College in a rural setting, with a wide variety of students: traditional, alternative, age ranges, background, science majors and as the science elective for...
Palm Beach State College, Professor
2014 - Present
Instructor for Anatomy and Physiology lecture and lab.
Designated Science Tutor for the campus Student Learning Center.
Sauk Valley Community College, Instructor
2011 - 2012
Taught a general health class designed for both science majors and non majors. I had considerable freedom in impementation of the curriculum and enjoyed tailoring the class each semester to the students enrolled.
RPW OB/GYN, Physician
1989 - 2007
General OB/GYN practice in the Chicago area. My practice included obstetrics and high risk obstetrics, general gynecology, gynecological surgery and as a certified Menopause Clinician. We also did infertility and gyn oncology.