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Antonios J. Tsompanidis, DO, FACOFP

Vice Speaker

Antonios Tsompanidis, DO, FACOFP maintains a private practice in Hazlet, NJ. He has been a volunteer faculty member for the Christ Hospital residency program and UMDNJ-SOM since 2000. In 2009 he became an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine, as well as the DME and the Program Director for the Family Medicine Residency at Christ Hospital. In 2016, he became the System DME for Bayonne Medical Center and Christ Hospital. He is currently the Chief Academic Officer for CarePoint. 

Dr. Tsompanidis is the current President of the New Jersey Chapter of ACOFP, President of the Monmouth County Osteopathic Medical Society, Assistant Speaker of the NJAOPS House of Delegates and a board member of the New Jersey Osteopathic Education Foundation as well as the Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM) Alumni Association. He was President of the New Jersey Association of Osteopathic Physicians in 2011.

Dr. Tsompanidis is the current chair of the Constitution and Bylaws/Policy and Organizational Review Committee, vice-chair of the Resolutions Review Committee, and is a member of the Ethics Committee (former chair).


  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine - University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine (UMDNJ-SOM)
  • Family Medicine Resident - UMDNJ-SOM
  • Chief Resident, Family Medicine - UMDNJ-SOM


  • Fellow - ACOFP
  • Outstanding Achievement for OMT and Family Medicine
  • The Alan Gartzman DO Memorial Award
  • AOA Mentor Hall of Fame
  • NJAOPS Service Award
  • UMDNJ-SOM Dean’s Appreciation Award
  • Teaching Dedication Award - Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Eagle Scout

Robert C. DeLuca, DO, FACOFP dist.

Nicole H. Bixler, DO, FACOFP

David J. Park, DO, FACOFP
Vice President

Bruce R. Williams, DO, FACOFP

Duane G. Koehler, DO, FACOFP dist. 
Immediate Past President

Rodney M. Wiseman, DO, FACOFP dist.
Past President

Greg D. Cohen, DO, FACOFP dist.

David Connett, DO, FACOFP dist.

Gautam J. Desai, DO, FACOFP

Brian A. Kessler, DO, FACOFP

Saroj Misra, DO, FACOFP

Ronna D. New, DO, FACOFP

Ryan M. Smith, DO
Resident Governor

Athena Chatzigiannidis, OMS III
Student Governor

Elizabeth Palmarozzi, DO, FACOFP

Antonios Tsompanidis, DO, FACOFP
Vice Speaker

Bob Moore, MA, CAE
Executive Director