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Michelle Conroy, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Director

Yale Department of Psychiatry

Erica C. Garcia-Pittman, MD, FAPA

Associate Professor


Dell Medical School | The University of Texas at Austin

Outpatient Clinic Director, Seton Mind Institute Medical Park Tower

Nina Vadiei, PharmD, BCPP

Assistant Professor

University of Arizona Colleges of Pharmacy & Medicine

Nery A. Diaz, DO

ABPN Board Certified Geriatric Psychiatrist

Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry

Washington Heights Community Services of the

New York State Psychiatric Institute

Columbia University Irving Medical Center

Andreea L. Seritan, MD

Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

UCSF Department of Psychiatry

UCSF Weill Institute for Neurosciences

Swathi Gujral, PhD

Advanced Fellow

VA VISN 4 Mental Illness Research and Education Center of Excellence

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry

Adam P. Mecca, M.D., Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

Yale School of Medicine

Kirsten M. Wilkins, MD

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Yale School of Medicine

Sophia Wang, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry

Indiana University School of Medicine

David Sultzer, MD

Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior

Director, Clinical Research, UCI Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders (UCI-MIND)

Director, Clinical Core, UCI Alzheimer's Disease Research Center

University of California, Irvine

Chadrick Lane, MD

Clinical Instructor

Geriatric Psychiatry & Neuropsychiatry

Yale School of Medicine

Sandra Swantek, M.D., F.A.P.A.

Section Chief, Geriatric Psychiatry

Associate Professor

Rush University Medical Center

Marianne Klugheit, MD

Program Director, Geropsychiatry Fellowship

University of Arizona/Southern Arizona VA Health Care System

Brent P. Forester MD, MSc.

Chief, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, McLean Hospital

Medical Director, Behavioral Health & Evaluation and Research

Partners HealthCare | POPULATION HEALTH

Associate Professor of Psychiatry

Harvard Medical School

Kristina Zdanys, MD

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry

Program Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

Co-Director, James E.C. Walker Memory Assessment Program

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Peter Ureste, MD

UCSF Clinical Assistant Professor

Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital

David C. Steffens, M.D., M.H.S.

Professor and Samuel “Sy” Birnbaum/Ida, Louis and Richard Blum Chair in Psychiatry

Chair, Department of Psychiatry

University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Feyza Marouf, MD

Program Director, Partners Healthcare Fellowship in Geriatric Psychiatry

Attending Psychiatrist, Massachusetts General Hospital

Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School

Katherine Levine, MD

Assistant Professor

Associate Residency Program Director

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Director

Medical College of Wisconsin

Joan M. Cook, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

Yale School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry

Rajesh R. Tampi, MD, MS, DFAPA, DFAAGP

Chairman, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Cleveland Clinic Akron General

Chief, Section for Geriatric Psychiatry, Cleveland Clinic

Professor of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University (CCLCM)

Professor of Psychiatry, Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED)

Professor of Psychiatry (Adjunct), Yale School of Medicine (YSM)

Co-President, American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry

Past President, International Medical Graduates Caucus, American Psychiatric Association

Editor-In-Chief, World Journal of Psychiatry

Vimal M. Aga, MD, FAPA

Geriatric Psychiatrist

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Layton Aging and Alzheimer’s Disease Center,

OHSU Brain Institute

Oregon Health and Science University

Brandon C. Yarns, MD, MS

Deputy Section Chief, Geriatric Mental Health, VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System

Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Randall Espinoza, MD, MPH

Clinical Professor

Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences at the Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Sue M. Maixner, MD

Associate Professor

University of Michigan Psychiatry

Director: Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship and Program

Ali Abbas Asghar-Ali, MD

Associate Director for Education, South Central MIRECC

Director, Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship

Associate Professor, Baylor College of Medicine

Geriatric Psychiatrist, Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center

Kim G. Johnson, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Assistant Professor of Neurology

Division Chief, Memory Disorders, Department of Neurology

Duke University

Richard A. Rosin, MB, FRCPC

Associate Clinical Professor

UBC Department of Psychiatry

Division of Geriatric Psychiatry

Heba Gad, MD

Assistant Professor of Psychiatry

University of Michigan Health System

Department of Psychiatry

Victor M. Gonzalez Jr., MD

Geriatric Psychiatry Fellow

UT Health San Antonio | Department of Psychiatry

Instructor, Psychiatry

Dell Medical School | The University of Texas at Austin