CUNY SoM Leadership

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Carmen Green

Carmen Green, MD

Dean CUNY School of Medicine
Suite-H 107

Reporting to the President of the The City College of New York, Dean Green is the chief academic and administrative officer of the CUNY School of Medicine (CSOM). The Dean appoints and supervises the members of the dean’s administrative staff, including deputy, associate, and assistant deans, and manages the educational and administrative activities of the school. Read More...

Dr. Lima

Maria Lima, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Research

Dr. Lima is the Associate Dean for Research. She develops and oversees strategy and vision for enhancing and growing extramural research support of the faculty, including metrics and rewards. Read more...

Dani McBeth

Dani McBeth, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Student Affairs

Dr. McBeth oversees the functions of the Office of Student Affairs, which is responsible for coordination of all aspects of student life that are outside of the academic programs. Read more...

Dr. Roberts

Nicole Roberts, Ph.D.

Associate Dean for Medical Education & Faculty Development 
Suite - H 301

Dr. Roberts is responsible for overseeing, developing, arranging and delivering faculty development programs for clinical and basic science faculty at CSOM and our clinical affiliates. Read more...

Emine Abali

Emine Abali, Ph.D.

Assistant Dean for Basic Science Curriculum and Assessment  
Suite- H - 301B

Dr. Abali has oversight of the CSOM basic science curriculum. She works with the basic science and Organ Systems course directors and module leaders and the Associate Dean for Curriculum and Assessment. Read more...

Lisa Auerbach

Lisa Auerbach, M.D.

Assistant Dean for Clinical Science Curriculum 
Office: H- 310-F

Dr. Auerbach is responsible for working with the Clinical and CHASM course directors, clerkship directors, clinical faculty and hospital leadership, the Associate Dean for Curriculum and Assessment, Read more...

Jaclyn Churchill

Jaclyn M. Churchill, M.P.H, D.M.Sc., PA-C

Assistant Dean and Program Director for the Physician Assistant Program   
Suite – H15

Serves as chief executive of the PA program, providing direction, leadership, operational oversight, fiscal management, and long-term goal planning for the program. Read more...

Sandy Saintonge, M.D.

Interim Assistant Dean for Diversity and Inclusion  
Suite –H11

Dr. Saintonge leads and facilitates programs and initiatives in support of the School’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) policy. She is responsible for formulating and implementing a strategic plan for enhancing DEI across the School and developing metrics to assess the plan’s impact on the learning environment. Read more...

Annabel Santana

Annabel Santana, M.P.H.

Assistant Dean for Faculty and Academic Affairs
Suite – H107

Ms. Santana coordinates and provides support to CSOM leadership and faculty for academic and administrative processes including faculty governance, appointment and promotion processes; strategic planning initiatives; accreditation processes, and special projects. Read more...

Department Chairs 

Dr. Telzak

Edward Telzak, M.D.

Chair for Department of Clinical Medicine
St. Barnabas Hospital

Noel Manyindo

Noel Manyindo M.D; MBA, MPH

 Associate Medical Professor and Chair 
Office: H 313C

Erica Friedman

Erica Friedman, M.D., F.A.C.P.

Deputy Dean and Medical Professor for the Department of Medical Education and Office of Academic Affairs  
Suite: H-301E


Dr. Torres

Gonzalo Torres, Ph.D

Molecular Cellular & Biomedical Sciences
Suite: H-203

Last Updated: 12/01/2022 10:23