Our Board & Staff

  • Board of Trustees


  • Francis J. Giantomasi, Esq., Chair
  • Vaughn Crowe, Co-Chair
  • Patrick E. Hobbs, Esq., Treasurer
  • Thiri Anandarangam, MD., Secretary


  • Joel Bloom
  • Charles Cathcart, MD
  • Denise Cook
  • Phillip Gilmore
  • Lawrence P. Goldman
  • Alan Helfman, MD
  • Ravi Karanam, MBBS, MBA
  • Paul Profeta
  • Joshua Rosenblatt, MD
  • Norman Samuels, PhD
  • John Schreiber
  • Joseph S. Taylor
  • Richard (Rick) Thigpen

  • Our Philanthropic Team

To make a gift to support Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of New Jersey, call (973) 926-6592

For any other clinical inquiries, please call the hospital main number (973) 926-7000.

  • Justine McCarthy, Director of Development and Strategic Initiatives
  • Nakita Cooper, Senior Grants Manager
  • Mimi Figueroa, Development Associate
  • Joseph Racioppi, Major Gift Officer

Patient Stories

  • According to her mother, Lauren also is interested in becoming a pediatric cardiologist when she grows up.

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  • “I’m looking to get back not just to 100 percent,” Bernard says, “but 200 percent, where I come back stronger than ever.”

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  • The TAVR procedure improved my heart function and symptoms so much!

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Patient Stories

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