Joan Rubin, RN has been working with Dr. Arno Fried for over 11 years. She works closely with Dr. Fried as the craniofacial and neurosurgical coordinator at Saint Peter’s University Hospital. With over 36 years of experience as a registered nurse and a former ER nurse, Joan has extensive expertise in the medical field.
Theresa Gabay has been with the Advanced Neurosurgery Associates (ANA) group since 2003, and works within the Pediatric Neurosurgery department. She has several degrees and certifications, and received her Masters in Nursing (Family Nurse Practitioner) degree in 2001. Since then, Gabay has lectured at over 20 events nationwide, and acted as Program Coordinator for many conferences and events. Gabay is a published author who has also reviewed additional medical texts chapters.
Heather A. Meller has been working as an Advanced Practice Nurse in the field of neuroscience for over 16 years. She joined Advanced Neurosurgery Associates (ANA) in 2006, bringing several years of experience in Neurosurgery, Neuro-oncology and Neurology.
Mailyn Rodriguez graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) in 2012 and is the first Physician Assistant to join the Advanced Neurosurgery Associates (ANA) team. She previously worked part-time as a Medical Secretary within the practice.
Jennifer Battiato joined Advanced Neurosurgery Associates in June 2013. However, she has been actively involved with the practice since 2011 while working as a Physician Assistant for the Department of Surgery at St. Peter’s University Hospital.