The Alpha Omega Foundation US Announces the appointment of 3 New Board Members; Dr. Jeff Goldsmith, Orthodontist from Charlotte, North Carolina, Dr. Daniel Nazarain, retired Periodontist and Entrepreneur from Los Angeles, California, and Dr. Stefan I. Stefanović gynecologist, breast cancer researcher, and healthcare manager from Heidelberg, Germany.
“Our current Board of Directors is comprised of a dedicated team of professionals who are committed to engaging with the community and sharing the importance of oral health,” said Dr. Marc Rothman, Chairman of the Board.
“We are excited to welcome Jeff, Danny, and Stefan. Their expertise and energy will infuse the foundation with new ideas as we continue to support oral healthcare initiatives worldwide.”
Dr. Jeff Goldsmith is an orthodontist from Charlotte, North Carolina. He is a multiple UNC graduate, receiving his BS, Dental Degree and then a masters in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. In 2015, Jeff founded the AO chapter at the University of North Carolina - Adams School of Dentistry. After graduation, Jeff embarked on a - mission to Mbale, Uganda to give free dental care to the Jewish Abayudaya community in 2016. Jeff is actively involved with many local dental associations and sits on the boards of the Charlotte Dental Society, Levine Jewish Community Center, and Charlotte Jewish Preschool in Charlotte, NC. For fun, Dr. Goldsmith loves spending time with his wife, 2 young children, his dog, cheering on the Carolina Panthers, and all things Tar Heel!
Dr. Daniel Nazarian is a retired periodontist from Los Angeles with a strong background in investment management. His experience includes negotiating deals, entrepreneurship, venture capital, angel investments, strategic partnerships, and public speaking. Currently, Daniel is the managing principal of Transolam, a lead partner in Tel Aviv University Ventures, and a Governor of Tel Aviv University. He has also been involved in various civic and charitable organizations, including serving as a Health and Safety commissioner for the City of Beverly Hills, founding president of the Young Professionals Division of the Magbit Foundation, and active member of Sinai Temple in Beverly Hills. In addition, Daniel holds the distinction of being the first spouse of the city of Beverly Hills.
Dr. Stefan I. Stefanović, is a gynecologist, breast cancer researcher, and healthcare manager. He holds the title of associate professor (Privatdozent) at the University of Heidelberg, Mannheim Medical Faculty, Germany, is a member of the Management - Executive medical board of the Mannheim University Hospital, has served as the global president of OSSI (Organization of Serbian Students abroad) and as the Diaspora expert on missions of knowledge and education transfer throughout Europe. Stefan is the president and founder of Belgrade-based biomedical research incubator International Medical Diplomacy Institute (IMDI) and has been invited to the board of Royal foundation of Prince Philip of Serbia. He speaks Serbian, German (C2), English (C1), Russian (C2), Litvak-Yiddish (B1) and has a passive knowledge of several other languages. In addition, Stefan is the Heir apparent to the headship of the House of Stefanović-Leštari bearing the Grand cordon of the Order of the House of Stefanović-Leštari.
To learn more about or donate to the Alpha Omega Foundation US, call 301-228-0227 or visit www.aofus.org .