Dr. Charles Rothberg of Centerport has been elected vice president of the Medical Society of the State of New York in Westbury. He is an ophthalmologist with a private practice in Patchogue and is chief of ophthalmology at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital.

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Edward Murphy of Garden City has been appointed to the board of trustees of Adults and Children with Learning and Developmental Disabilities Inc. in Bethpage. He is a financial adviser with the advanced adviser group of Ameriprise Financial Services in Garden City.

Louis P. Karol of East Williston has become the chair of the Anti-Defamation League New York region's Long Island advisory committee in Manhattan. He is a managing partner at Karol & Sosnik PC in Garden City.


Philip Dickstein of Plainview is the new educational director at the Plainview Jewish Center. He was the principal at Solomon Schechter Jewish Day School in Jericho.

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