Council Members & Staff - 2014

Member Affiliation
Mary Jane Massie, M.D. - Chair Attending Psychiatrist
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Weill Medical College of Cornell University
Steven B. Abramson, M.D. Professor of Medicine and Pathology
Sr. Vice President and Vice Dean for Education, Faculty and Academic Affairs
Director, Division of Rheumatology
NYU School of Medicine
Rhonda M. Acholonu, M.D. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
NYU School of Medicine
Michael D. Ammazzalorso, M.D., M.A.C.P. Chief Medical Officer
Winthrop-University Hospital
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Stony Brook School of Medicine
Victor M. Badner, D.M.D., M.P.H. Chairman Department of Dentistry/OMFS
North Bronx HealthCare Network
Associate Professor, Departments of Dentistry and Epidemiology/Population Health
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Joel M. Bartfield, M.D., F.A.C.E.P. Chairman, Graduate Medical Education Council
Designated Institutional Official
Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education
Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
Albany Medical Center
Karen L. Bell, M.D. Associate Clinical Professor of Neurology
Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer´s Disease & the Aging Brain
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Gary C. Butts, M.D. Associate Dean, Diversity Programs, Policy & Community Affairs
Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Medical Education, & Preventive Medicine
Director, Center for Multicultural & Community Affairs
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Vincent Calamia, S.M.,M.D., F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E. Medical Director
Eger Health Care and Rehabilitation Center
Neil S. Calman, M.D. President
Institute for Urban Family Health
Jennifer F. Canter, M.D. Director, Child Protection
The Maria Fareri Children´s Hospital at Westchester Medical Center
Medical Director, Children´s Advocacy Center
The Westchester Institute for Human Development
Nienke P. Dosa, M.D., M.P.H. Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Center for Development, Behavior, and Genetics
SUNY Upstate Medical University
Montgomery B. Douglas, M.D. Associate Professor and Chair
Department of Family and Community Medicine
New York Medical College
Paul Dreizen, M.D. Professor of Medicine
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Ethan Fried, M.D., M.Sc., F.A.C.P. Associate Designated Institutional Official
North Shore/LIJ Health System
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
Michael Glick, D.M.D. William M. Feagans Professor
Dean, School of Medicine
University at Buffalo
Jody M. Kaban, M.D. Chief, Division of Thoracic Surgery
Jacobi Medical Center
Assistant Professor
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Richard Liebowitz, M.D., M.H.S. Senior Vice President
Chief Medical Officer
New York Presbyterian Hospital
David A. Milling, M.D. Associate Dean for Multicultural Affairs
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Director of the Post-Baccalaureate Program
School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
University at Buffalo - SUNY
Howard L. Minkoff, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maimonides Medical Center
Distinguished Professor, SUNY Downstate
Margaret W. Paroski, M.D. Executive Vice President/Chief Medical Officer
Kaleida Health
Professor of Neurology
University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Regents´ Designee Executive Secretary - NYS Board for Medicine
NYS Education Department
Steven M. Safyer, M.D. President & Chief Executive Officer
Montefiore Medical Center
vacant
Mark D. Schwartz, M.D. Associate Professor of Population Health and Medicine
Vice Chair for Education and Faculty Affairs
Department of Population Health
New York University School of Medicine
Monika K. Shah, M.D. Associate Chairman for Graduate Medical Education
Department of Medicine
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
Nirav R. Shah, M.D., M.P.H. (ex officio) Commissioner
NYS Department of Health
Mark B. Taubman, M.D. Dean, School of Medicine and Dentistry
University Vice President for Health Sciences
University of Rochester Medical Center
Merryl H. Tisch (ex officio) Chancellor
NYS Board of Regents
Henry F. C. Weil, M.D. Assistant Dean for Education
Bassett Healthcare
Professor of Clinical Medicine
Columbia Physicians & Surgeons
Karen S. Westervelt (Commissioner´s Designee) Deputy Commissioner
NYS Department of Health


Council Staff
Thomas F. Burke, M.S. Executive Director
Barbara Anderson Program Research Specialist II
Helen Crane Principal H.C.M.S. Analyst
Donna Coutant Administrative Aide
Prabhakar Rajupet (Raj), M.B.A Associate Auditor