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Richard Lichenstein, American physician, health services administrator. Diplomate American Board Pediatrics, American Board Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Recipient Innovations in Medical Education award Society Academy Emergency Medicine, 1995.


Lichenstein, Richard was born on August 7, 1961 in Brooklyn. Son of Bernard Eli and Rose Sarah Lichenstein.


Bachelor of Science, City University of New York, New York City, 1981. Doctor of Medicine, State University of New York, Syracuse, 1984.


Intern then resident in pediatrics Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1984-1987. Fellow in general academy and ambulatory pediatrics Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, 1987-1988. Assistant, attending pediatrics Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, Jacobi Hospital, Bronx, New York, 1987-1988.

Assistant professor pediatrics University Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, 1988-1994, deputy director pediatrics emergency medicine, since 1994, director pediatrics emergency department, since 1993. Vice-chairman region III Pediatrics Emergency Medical Service Advisory Committee, Baltimore, 1995-1997, chairman, since 1997, associate pediatrics medical director, since 1998. Pediatrics Analgesic Antipyretic Consultant Board, McNeil Consumer Products, Princeton, New Jersey, since 1999.


Soccer coach Soccer Association Columbia, Maryland, 1996-1999. Fellow: American Academy Pediatrics (secretary-treasurer Maryland chapter since 2000, vice president Maryland chapter 2002, president Maryland chapter 2004-2006). Member: Ambulatory Pediatrics Association.


  • Other Interests

    Tennis, travel.


Married Maura Jacueline Rossman, May 7, 1998. Children: Sarah, Michael.