HME is pleased to introduce our two new staff members, Stuart Fine and Liad Maslaton! With their help, we are continuing to expand rapidly while implementing an innovative strategy in Haiti to improve the medical education system for future generations. Both Stuart and Liad will be joining the HME staff visit to Haiti later this summer.
Stuart Fine is HME’s Social Media Associate. He is currently studying towards a B.S. in Neuroscience at Columbia University. He joined the HME Staff through an internship program in Tenafly High School, and this is now his second summer working here. Prior to HME, he was a research lab assistant at Columbia University Medical Center and co-authored a paper on mutations in pancreatic cancer. Stuart Fine currently resides in Tenafly, NJ and is excited to visit Haiti in August to see the work that HME has done rebuilding and revitalizing Haiti’s medical education system. His current role includes communication and outreach, as well as maintaining and improving HME’s website and other social media platforms.
Liad Maslaton is HME’s Administrative Assistant. He is currently studying towards a B.A. in psychology and French from Rutgers University, New Brunswick. Prior to joining the HME Project, Liad joined a software Smart-QC development team and assisted in performing functional testing of their website; Smart-QC focuses on enhancing the efficiency of pharmaceutical companies like Pfizer, Merck, and Teva. He is currently a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and is looking to apply to medical school in the near future. Liad Maslaton resides in Tenafly, NJ, and is determined to help improve the medical standards of education in Haiti. He currently manages the Wednesday Morning Lecture series, including finding lecturers, translators, and coordinating the event, as well as helping out with additional administrative duties.