Kevin Khodabakhsh of Great Neck has been appointed pediatric neurologist and epileptologist at Good Samaritan Hospital Medical Center in West Islip. He was an attending physician in those specialties at Mount Sinai-Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Roosevelt and Mount Sinai St. Luke's hospitals.

Marisa A. Bisiani of Miller Place has been named director of infection prevention and employee health services at John T. Mather Memorial Hospital in Port Jefferson. She directed care management and allied health professionals at Brookhaven Memorial Hospital Medical Center in Patchogue.


Sophie Cardone of Middle Island has joined Perfumania Holdings Inc. in Bellport as director of human resources. She was HR director for the OTC pharmaceutical company Allegiant Health in Deer Park.


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Lauri A. Christiansen of Kings Park has joined SmartSourceComputer & Audio Visual Rentals Inc. in Hauppauge as marketing director. She was the owner and principal of B2B Marketing Strategies in Kings Park.


Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage has new salespeople.

Lauren Fletcher of Kings Park has joined the Smithtown office. She was a phlebotomist at Exam One in East Meadow.

Linda Neophytou of Holbrook has joined the Ronkonkoma office. She was a salesperson at Coldwell Banker Schaefer-Tafuro Properties in Holbrook.


Roxana Matute of Valley Stream joined the Bellmore office. She was a salesperson at Exit Alliance in Jamaica Hills.

Cole Bernstein of Melville has joined the Dix Hills office. He was a sales associate at Tillys in Huntington.

Kelly Connolly of St. James joined the Dix Hills office. She was a manager at People's United Bank in East Setauket.

Brittany DeCicco of Melville has joined the Dix Hills office. She was a tax associate at Sbarro LLC in Melville.

David Engbrecht of Rocky Point joined the Mount Sinai office. He is a pilot for White Cloud Charter in White Plains.

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Kathryn Nugent of Greenlawn has joined the Northport office. She was a salesperson at Esquire Realty in Northport.

Melissa Koppelman of Smithtown has joined the office there. She was an account clerk for the Town of Huntington.


Monte N. Redman of Garden City is the newest member to be named to the board of trustees of New York Institute of Technology in Old Westbury. He is president and chief executive of Astoria Bank in New Hyde Park.

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