District Chairperson Candidate
Dr. Cohen is senior managing partner of a seven-person pediatric practice in San Diego, where he has resided for 18 years. He obtained his medical training and residency at the University of Manitoba, in Winnipeg, Canada. Following residency, he completed a master's in public health at San Diego State University.
He is National Nominating Committee representative for District IX.
He has represented the Academy at the California Medical Association, and at the American Medical Association (AMA) since 1996, where his advocacy includes access to health care reform, Medicaid reform, medical liability, and coding and payment policies.
Past activities include chapter president, Chapter Forum representative,district task force on managed care, AAP task force on reimbursement, and AMA task force on CPT E/M guidelines.
He has been on the nominating committee for the Section on Administration and Practice and Management, and in the Section on Community Pediatrics, he was...