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Valley Presbyterian Hospital Welcomes New Board Member

Posted on 11/30/2016

VAN NUYS, Calif. — Valley Presbyterian Hospital is pleased to announce the appointment of Kevin Rice, MD, to the Valley Presbyterian Hospital Board of Directors.

“Dr. Rice offers a diverse perspective and expertise from his work serving patients in the San Fernando Valley,” said Gustavo Valdespino, Valley Presbyterian Hospital President & CEO. “We look forward to working with an exceptional community leader and physician who has demonstrated leadership and dedication to Valley Presbyterian Hospital and the surrounding community.”

Kevin Rice, MD, is the Medical Director of the Radiology Division of Valley Presbyterian Hospital, and has been a physician at Valley Presbyterian Hospital since 2007. Dr. Rice completed his medical education at the University of Manitoba, and completed a four-year diagnostic radiology residency at the University of Ottawa. He also completed a year of sub-specialty training and research in a fellowship awarded to him at Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island. Following his training, Dr. Rice went into private practice with Kern Radiology, one of the largest radiology groups in California where he was on the Executive Board serving as Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer. In 2000, Dr. Rice joined Renaissance Imaging Medical Associates where he continues to practice. He is board certified by the American Board of Radiology.

Our current 2016 Board of Directors are:

Greg Kay, MD, Chairman of the Board

David W. Fleming, Chairman Emeritus, Special Advisor, State Senator Robert Hertzberg

Peter Koetters, MD, Chief of Staff, Valley Presbyterian Hospital

David Adelman, Secretary, Partner, Greenberg & Bass, LLP

Alex Guerrero, Treasurer, Senior Vice President, VEDC

Daniel Chandler, President, Chandler Pratt & Partners

Dianne F. Harrison, PhD, President, California State University, Northridge

Luca Jacobellis, President, Cal Net Technology Group

Matthew Mischel, MD, Physician, Valley Internal Medicine & Nephrology Medical Group

Todd Moldawer, MD, Physician, Southern California Orthopedic Institute (SCOI)

Ganesa Pandian, MD, Medical Director of Cardiology, Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Kevin Rice, MD, Medical Director of Radiology, Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Barbara Romero, Commissioner, Los Angeles Public Works

Sukshma Sreepathi, MD, Physician, President, Tri-Valley Neonatal Medical Group

Gustavo Valdespino, President & CEO, Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Vladimir Victorio, Vice President – Senior Private Banker, Wells Fargo Wealth Advisors

About Valley Presbyterian Hospital

Valley Presbyterian Hospital is a 350-bed facility that ranks among the largest acute care hospitals in the San Fernando Valley. Founded in 1958, the nonprofit, non-sectarian, independent, community hospital provides high quality, patient-centered care through leading-edge technology and a full range of medical services.