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Elena Kvichko, M.D.
Voice Mail: (714) 898-0362
Works at: Huntington Beach

EDUCATION:
M.D., Ukraine State Medical University, Kiev, Ukraine, 1987
Master degree in Traditional Oriental Medicine, Emperor's College, CA, Pending

CERTIFICATION:
The Medical Board of California Physician license
DEA Certificate
ECFMG Certificate, USA
ACLS Provider Certificate ,CA

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING:
MARTIN LUTHER KING, Jr.-DREW PSYCHIATRY RESIDENCY EDUCATION PROGRAM
Physician - Resident Residency training in Psychiatry, 2002-2006

UCSF-FRESNO INTERNAL MEDICINE EDUCATION PROGRAM
Physician - Intern Residency training in Internal Medicine, 1999-2000

SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY MEDIAL CENTER, DEPT. of FAMILY MEDICINE
Physician -Extern Clinical training in Family Medicine, Inpatient Service, 1999

CEDARS-SINAI MEDICAL CENTER, DEPT. of PSYCHIATRY, LA, CA
Physician -Extern Clinical training in Psychiatry, 1997

KIEV UNIVERSITY of ADVANCED MEDICAL TRAINING for DOCTORS, Ukraine
Physician -Resident Dept. of Psychiatry, Clinical training in Children Psychiatry, 1989-1989

KIEV HOSPITAL # 1, Kiev, Ukraine
Physician - Intern Dept. of Pediatrics & Internal Medicine, 1987-1988

EXPERIENCE:
VALLEY STATE PRISON for WOMEN, Chowchilla, CA
Staff Psychiatrist Duties: Providing direct psychiatric services, comprehensive evaluations, diagnosis and treatment
Including prescribing and administrating psychotropic medications for inmates, 9/2007- 02/2008

SAINT MARIAM MEDICAL CENTER, Private Psychiatric Clinic, Irvine, CA
Staff Psychiatrist Duties: Providing direct psychiatric services, comprehensive evaluations, diagnosis and treatment
Including prescribing and administrating psychotropic medications, 8/2007- current

CALIFORNIA INSTITUTION for MEN, Chino, CA
Staff Psychiatrist Duties: Providing direct psychiatric services, comprehensive evaluations, diagnosis and treatment
Including prescribing and administrating psychotropic medications for inmates, 2/2007-current

RIVERSIDE COUNTY REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER, MENTAL HEALTH FACILITY, In-patient services, Riverside, CA
Staff Psychiatrist
Duties: Providing direct psychiatric services, comprehensive evaluations, diagnosis and treatment
Including prescribing and administrating psychotropic medications, 4/2006-2/2007

KEDREN ACUTE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL& COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTER, Out-patient services, Los Angeles, CA
Staff Psychiatrist
Duties: Providing direct psychiatric services, comprehensive evaluations, diagnosis and treatment
Including prescribing and administrating psychotropic medications, 4/2006-current

MLK-DREW PSYCHIATRY RESIDENCY EDUCATION PROGRAM, Los Angeles, CA
Physician-Resident Duties: Diagnostics, management and treatment of patients, 8/2002-1/2006

AEGIS MEDICAL SYSTEMS, INC., Canoga Park, CA
Assistant Medical Director Duties: Providing educational and clinical consultations to affiliate site throughout California
regarding new methods of treatment and regulations in Addictive Medicine, 6/2000-5/2002

IMPERIAL CARE SYSTEM, INC., Lynwood, CA
Clinical Coordinator Duties: All management activities associated with Quality Assurance (patient medical record
revision, proof-reading of complaints, auditing, writing revisions). Staff supervision and training, 6/2000-3/2001
UCSF-FRESNO, DEPARTMENT of INTERNAL MEDICINE, Fresno, CA
Physician-Intern Duties: Diagnostics, management and treatment of patients, 6/1999-6/2000

DEPARTMENT of NEUROLOGY, VA MEDICAL CENTER, West LA, CA
Duties: Keeping track of the patients admitted to the Neurology Service for evaluation of stroke, 05/1997-09/1998

CORINTHIAN SCHOOL, BRYMAN COLLEGE, Winnetka, CA
CONCORD CAREER INSTITUTE, North Hollywood, CA
Medical Instructor Duties: Teaching basic medical skills and lecturing to Medical Assistant & LVN Program students., 1996-1999

TARZANA PEDIATRIC MEDICAL GROUP, Tarzana, CA
MA & LabTech Duties: Patient assessment, 1991-1996

COMMUNITY CHILDREN'S MULTI SPECIALTY CLINIC, Kiev, Ukraine
Pediatrician Duties: Diagnostics, management and treatment of pediatric patients, 1987-1990

RESEARCH AND PUBLICATIONS:
KVITCHKO, E.R., SMITH, M. et al
Use of St. John's Wort in Different Ethnical Communities
BioMed Lab, Harbor-UCLA, Torrance, CA, pending

KVITCHKO, E.R., SINGH, R. et al
Predictive Factors in Development of Epilepsy after Stroke.
Prospective Clinical Study,
Department of VA Medical Center, West LA, CA, 1997-1998

SHEVCHUK, B.N., VORONKOV, E.N., KVITCHKO, E. R.
Method of Treatment of Eating Disorders in Pediatric Patients.
The Recommended Practice Guidelines,
Department of Health, Kiev, Ukraine, 1985

KVITCHKO, E.R., et al
Anorexia Neurosa as a Cause of Psychiatric Emergency in Adolescent Patients.
Kiev, Ukraine, 1989

HONORS - AWARDS:
Academic Honors: Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry 1985-1987
Award of the National Medical Students Scientific Conference , 1986
Kiev Medical University Scholarship, 1981-1986

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:
Board Member, Student Scientific Society ,1985-1987
Member of American Medical Association, current
Member of California Medical Association, current
Member of American Psychiatric Association, current
Member of California Psychiatric Association, current
Member of American Society of Addiction Medicine, current
Member of California Society of Addiction Medicine, current
Member of Society of Integrative Medicine

EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES:
Certified Instructor of California Private Post secondary Education.
Emperor's College of Traditional Oriental Medicine, Master degree-pending

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