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Michael L. Cohen, M.D.


LICENSURE

  • Massachusetts - September 23, 1966
  • California - October 11, 1974

EDUCATION

  • Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire Psychology, A.B. 9/55 - 6/59
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati Ohio, M.D. 9/59 - 6/63

TRAINING

  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA 7/1/63 - 6/30/64
  • Junior Resident, Internal Medicine, Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA 7/1/66 -6/30/67
  • Senior Resident, Internal Medicine, Boston Veteran's Administration Hospital, Boston, MA 7/1/67 - 6/30/68
  • Postdoctoral Fellow in Pulmonary Disease, Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA 7/1/68 - 6/30/70
  • Clinical Associate in Tuberculosis, Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA 7/1/69 - 6/30/70
  • Intensive Residency in Occupational Medicine, UCSF. 1984

PREVIOUS PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES:

Massachusetts, 1970-1974:

  • Medical Director, Pulmonary, Service and Respiratory Therapy Department ,Salem Hospital, Salem, MA 9/70-9/74
  • Consultant in Pulmonary Diseases, North Shore Children's Hospital, Salem MA, Hunt Memorial Hospital, Danvers, MA
  • Medical Director, Respiratory Therapy Department, North Shore Children's Hospital, Salem, MA 1/73-9/74
  • Consultant in Tuberculosis, Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 1971-1974
  • Board of Directors: Essex County, MA, Tuberculosis and Respiratory Disease Association 1972-1974

California 1974 -

  • Board of Directors Contra Costa County Lung Association 1974
  • Medical Director, Institute of Medical Studies, Respiratory Therapy School, Berkeley, CA 1977 - 1980
  • Chairman, Medical Residency Committee, John Muir Memorial Hospital, Walnut Creek, CA 4/77 - 6/04
  • California Thoracic Society, Respiratory Care Assembly, Steering Committee 1980 – 1983 Chairman 1983, 1984
  • Contra Costa County Public and Environmental Health Advisory Board. 1987 - 1988
  • American Medical Association 1998 - 2003
  • Medical Director Pulmonary Services and Respiratory Therapy Department, John Muir Medical Center, Walnut Creek, CA 1974 - 2004
  • Medical Staff, Active member, Mt. Diablo Hospital, Concord, CA 1974-2004
  • Consultant Pulmonary Medicine, Contra Costa County Hospital, Martinez, CA 1974-2004
  • American Medical Association. House of Delegates 1990 - 2003
  • Department of Medicine, Chairman John Muir Medical Center 1981 - 1984
  • Contra Costa County Public Health Blue Ribbon Steering Committee 1982 - 1983

TEACHING:

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine University of California, Davis, CA 1977 - 1981
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine ,University of California, Davis, CA 1981 - 1990
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine ,University of California, Davis, CA 1990 - 1996

MEDICAL ORGANIZATIONS:

  • Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association, Occupational Health Committee 1985 - present
  • California Thoracic Society, Occupational Lung Disease Committee 1988
  • Qualified Medical Evaluator, Industrial Medical Council 1991 - 2002
  • Counselor Alameda-Contra Costa County Medical Society 1980 - 2003
  • Secretary-Treasurer, Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association 1991 - 1992
  • President-Elect, Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association 1992 - 1993
  • President, Alameda-Contra Costa Medical Association 1993 - 1994
  • Scientific Advisory Panel on Chest Diseases California Medical Association 1992 - 1993
  • Independent Medical Examiner, Division of Workers' Compensation, State of California 1992 - 1994
  • CMS (Medicare) Medical Advisor Consultant 1998 -2000
  • National Association of Medical Directors of Respiratory Care, 1975 –present, Board of Directors 2005-2011
  • California Medical Association
  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Thoracic Society
  • California Thoracic Society

CURRENT STATUS:

  • Medical Director, Contra Costa Sleep Center, Walnut Creek, CA 10/99-present
  • American Sleep Disorders Association 12/90 - present
  • California Sleep Society, Board of Directors 2008-present

HOSPITAL STAFF MEMBERSHIP:

  • John Muir Medical Center, 1601 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek, CA, Active Staff, 6/74 - present

CERTIFICATION:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine 1970
  • American Board of Internal Medicine in the subspecialty of Pulmonary Disease 1971
  • American Board of Internal Medicine 1978
  • American Board of Sleep Medicine 2001

MEDICAL SOCIETIES:

  • American Thoracic Society
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • American Medical Association
  • Massachusetts Thoracic Society
  • Alameda-Contra Costa Medical
  • Association California Medical
  • Association California Thoracic
  • Society California Thoracic Society
  • National Association of Medical Directors of Respiratory Care
  • American Academy of Sleep Medicine California Sleep Society
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