Our Staff and Cabinet

Staff

Jean-Marie Alves-Bardford, MD

Jean-Marie Alves-Bradford, MD

Director, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Director, Washington Heights Community Service
Associate Director of Clinical Services, NYSPI
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, CUMC
columbiapsychiatry.EDI@nyspi.columbia.edu
ja658@cumc.columbia.edu

 

 
Marisa Spann, PhD, MPH

Marisa Spann, PhD, MPH

Associate Director, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
Herbert Irving Associate Professor of Medical Psychology
Director, early Neuroimaging, Neuroimmune, and Neuropsychology (early N3) lab
Departments of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Fetal, Infant, Toddler Neuroimaging Group (FIT'NG) co-founder
mns2125@cumc.columbia.edu

 

 

 

 
Hilary Paredes, MS, MHC

Hilary Paredes, MS, MHC

Program Manager, Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion
hp2578@columbia.edu

 

 
Patrice Harris, MD, MA

Patrice Harris, MD, MA

Visiting Professor of Psychiatry, CUIMC
Former President AMA (American Medical Association)
Office of Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Advisor
 

 
 

Our Cabinet Members

Melissa Arbuckle, MD, PhD

Melissa Arbuckle, MD, PhD

Director of Residency Training and Vice Chair for Education in the Department of Psychiatry
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry at CUIMC

 
 
Jonathan Amiel, MD

Jonathan Amiel, MD
Associate Dean for Curricular Affairs at Columbia University’s
Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons
Associate Professor of Psychiatry at CUIMC

 
Adriane Birt, MD

Adriane Birt, MD
Director, Mobile Crisis Service
Quality Medical Director, Inpatient and Emergency Psychiatry at NYPH
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry at CUIMC

 
Cristiane Duarte, PhD, MPH

Cristiane Duarte, PhD, MPH

John P. Lambert, M.D. Professor of Child Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center

 
E. David Leonardo, MD, PhD

E. David Leonardo, MD, PhD
Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center

 
 
Stephanie LeMelle, MD

Stephanie Le Melle, MD
Director, Public Psychiatry Fellowship at New York State Psychiatric Institute
Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at CUIMC

 
Roberto Lewis-Fernandez, MD

Roberto Lewis-Fernandez, MD
Director of the NYS Center of Excellence for Cultural Competence and
the Hispanic Treatment Program at New York State Psychiatric Institute
Professor of Psychiatry at CUIMC

 
Nicole Pacheco, MD

Nicole Pacheco, MD
Co-Chair, Psychiatry Residents Diversity Alliance
PGY 3 Resident, Department of Psychiatry

 
Niesha Voigt, MD

Niesha Voigt, MD
Co-Chair, Psychiatry Residents Diversity Alliance
PGY 3 Resident, Department of Psychiatry

 

 

 

 

 

Warren Y.K. Ng, MD
Medical Director, Outpatient Behavioral Health
Director of Clinical Services in the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Professor of Psychiatry at CUMC

 

Raemel Pascual
Deputy Director, Psychiatric Center 2--Facility Administrative Services
Deputy Director, Institute Administration