Committees

2021-2022 COMMITTEE LIST

ASCP Annual Meeting New Investigator Award (NIA) CommitteeResponsible for reviewing the New Investigator Award applicants for the ASCP Annual Meeting and selecting the recipients

Mark Rapaport, M.D., University of Utah Neuropsychiatric Institute, Chair

Christopher Sarampote, Ph.D., National Institute of Mental Health, Co-Chair

Christoph Correll, M.D., The Zucker Hillside Hospital
Michael Davis, M.D.,Ph.D., US Food and Drug Administration
Lori Davis, M.D., Veterans Affairs Medical Center
Tiffany Farchione, M.D., US Food and Drug Administration
Bruce Kinon, M.D., Lundbeck
Ivan Montoya, M.D.,M.P.H., DHHS/National Institute on Drug Abuse
Katharine Phillips, M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
Nina Schooler, Ph.D., SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Holly Swartz, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry

 

ASCP Annual Meeting Program CommitteeResponsible for reviewing all program submissions for the ASCP Annual Meeting

Lee Cohen, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, Co-Chair

Erika Saunders, M.D., Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Co-Chair

Scott Aaronson, M.D., Sheppard Pratt Health Systems

Mohammed Ahmed, M.D., University of California, San Diego

Saeed Ahmed, M.D., Rutland Regional Medical Center

Amit Anand, M.D., Cleveland Clinic Lerner School of Medicine of Case Western University

Pratik Bahekar, M.D., SUNY Downstate Medical Center

Anahita Bassir Nia, M.D., Yale University School of Medicine

Thedia Carey, M.D., Detroit Wayne Health Authority 

Lawrence Cohen, Pharm.D., University of North Texas Health Science Center

Lynn Crismon, Pharm., D., The University of Texas at Austin

Larry Culpepper, M.D., M.P.H., Boston University

Cristina Cusin, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Maurizio Fava, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Bharathi Gadad, Ph.D., Texas Tech University Health Science Center

Bradley Gaynes, M.D., University of North Carolina

Srinath Gopinath, M.D., UCONN Health Center

Vikas Gupta, M.D., M.P.H., East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine-Vidant Medical Center

Ahmad Hameed, M.D., Pennsylvania State College of Medicine

Usman Hameed, M.D., Penn State Hersey Medical Center

Ebrahim Haroon, M.D., Emory University School of Medicine

Michael Henry, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Dan Iosifescu, M.D., M.Sc., New York University School of Medicine

Ayana Jordan, M.D., Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine

Susan Kornstein, M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University

Rajnish Mago, M.D., Simple and Practical Mental Health

Sanjay Mathew, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine

Brian Mickey, M.D., Ph.D., University of Utah School of Medicine

Francisco Moreno, M.D., University of Arizona

Charles Nemeroff, M.D., Ph.D, The University of Texas At Austin

Andrew Nierenberg, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Minkyung Park, M.D., UTSW Medical Center Dallas

Mark Pollack, M.D., Myriad Neuroscience

Rajiv Radhakrishnan, M.D., Yale School of Medicine

Shamecca Scott, M.D., APA, ABPP, American Academy of Experts in Traumatic Stress

Jair Soares, M.D., University of Texas School of Medicine at Houston

Oleg Tcheremissine, M.D., Atrium Health

Madhukar Trivedi, M.D., UT Southwestern Medical Center

Christine Ulbricht, Ph.D., University of Massachusetts Medical School

Carlos A. Zarate, M.D., National Institute of Mental Health

Mark Zimmerman, M.D., Brown University

 

ASCP Annual Meeting Steering CommitteeOversees the Annual Meeting by working with the Program Committee to design the conference to attract panels and workshops relevant to the field

Mark Rapaport, M.D. Emory University School of Medicine, Co-Chair

Susan Kornstein, M.D., Virginia Commonwealth University, Co-Chair

Ross Baker, Ph.D., Otsuka Pharmaceuticals

Lee Cohen, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Ella Daly, M.D., Johnson & Johnson PRD

Lori Davis, M.D., Tuscaloosa VA Medical Center

Bryan Dirks, M.D., Acadia Pharmaceuticals

Daniel Falk, Ph.D., National Institute of Health

Tiffany Farchione, M.D., US Food and Drug Administration

Marlene Freeman, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry

David J. Kupfer, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Raye Litten, Ph.D., National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Valentina Mantua, M.D., Food & Drug Administration

Stephen Marder, M.D., Semel Institute at UCLA

Tim Mariano, M.D., Ph.D., Woebot Health

Ivan Montoya, M.D., M.P.H., National Institute of Drug Abuse

Francisco Moreno, M.D., University of Arizona

John W. Newcomer, M.D., Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University

Luca Pani, M.D., University of Miami

Mark Pollack, M.D., Rush University Medical Center

Erika Saunders, M.D., Penn State College of Medicine, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Madhukar Trivedi, M.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 

Awards CommitteeResponsible for reviewing Lifetime Achievement and Best Paper in the JCP Award nominee applications and selecting the recipients

Madhukar Trivedi, M.D., UT Southwestern Medical Center, Chair
Leslie Citrome, M.D., New York Medical College, Co-Chair
Karen Dineen Wagner, M.D.,Ph.D., University of Texas Medical Branch
Ken Duckworth, M.D., National Alliance on Mental Illness
Michael E. Thase, M.D., Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Lee Cohen, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital
Sanjay Dube, M.D., Avanir Pharmaceuticals
Maurizio Fava, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital
Marlene Freeman, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital, Ammon-Pinizzotto Center for Women’s Mental Health
Rebecca Hendrickson, M.D.,Ph.D., VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Sanjay J. Mathew, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine & Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center
Mark Zimmerman, M.D., Brown University

 

Early Career CommitteeResponsible is responsible for engaging potential young/early career members in ASCP membership and increase existing young/early career member participation in the Society

Sanjay Mathew, M.D., Baylor College of Medicine

Manish Jha, M.D., Icahn School of Medicine At Mount Sinai

Mahavir Agarwal, M.D., Ph.D., Centre for Addiction and Mental Health , Canada

Ross Baker, Ph.D., Otsuka Pharmaceuticals

Isabelle Bauer, Ph.D., The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Stefano Comai, Ph.D.,Pharm.D., San Raffaele Vita-Salute University

Crystal Cooper, Ph.D., The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Kristina Deligiannidis, M.D., Zucker Hillside Hospital; Feinstein Institute for Medical Research; Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Mirjana Domakonda, M.D., Hartford Hospital / Institute of Living

Bharathi Gadad, Ph.D., Texas Tech University Health Science Center

Rebecca Hendrickson, M.D., Ph.D., VA Puget Sound Health Care System

Michelle Horner, D.O., US Food and Drug Administration

 

Inclusivity Committee:  The ASCP Inclusivity Committee is responsible for increasing diversity among ASCP members including age, culture, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, race, and sexual orientation

Trisha Suppes, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford University, Chair

Francisco Moreno, M.D., University of Arizona, Co-Chair

Mahavir Agarwal, M.D., Ph.D., Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), Canada

Crystal Clark, M.D., Northwestern University

Kristina Deligiannidis, M.D., Zucker Hillside Hospital; Feinstein Institute for Medical Research; Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

Ryan Estevez, Ph.D., University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

Edgar Hernandez, M.D., Kaiser Permanente

Brian Mickey, M.D., Ph.D., University of Utah School of Medicine

Francisco Moreno, M.D., University of Arizona

Katharine Phillips, M.D., Weill Cornell Medical College/NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Nithya Ramakrishnan, M.S., Baylor College of Medicine

Mark Rapaport, M.D., Emory University School of Medicine

Madhukar Trivedi, M.D., University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

 

ASCP Interagency, Academic and Industry Collaborations and Drug Development Committee:  Responsible for maintaining a high-profile identity within the industry and create partnerships to ensure ASCP is sought out for its expertise when it is needed on psychopharmacological topics and to respond to criticism that psychopharmaceuticals do not work. 

Madhukar H. Trivedi, M.D., Chair, UT Southwestern Medical Center

Maurizio  Fava, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Donald  Goff, M.D., NYU Langone Medical Center

Ginger E. Nicol, M.D., Washington University School of Medicine

Mark  Pollack, M.D., Myriad Neuroscience

William Zeigler Potter, M.D., Ph.D.

 

Meetings/CME CommitteeDetermines the educational needs for the ASCP membership and selects the topics and speakers for the spring and fall meetings

Bradley Gaynes, M.D., University of North Carolina
Scott Aaronson, M.D.,B.A., Sheppard Pratt Health System
Joseph Goldberg, M.D., Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Eric Achtyes, M.D.,M.S., Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
Theadia L Carey, M.D., Detroit Wayne Health Authority (Authority Health)
Miles Lynn Crismon, Pharm.D., The University of Texas at Austin
Abimbola Farinde, Ph.D.,Pharm.D. Columbia Southern University
Vikas Gupta, M.D.,M.P.H., South Carolina Department of Mental Health
Robert Howland, M.D., UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital
Jean-Pierre Lindenmayer, M.D., New York University
Rajnish Mago, M.D., Simple and Practical Medical Education, LLC (simpleandpractical.com)
Andrew Fukuda, M.D.,Ph.D., Brown University / Butler Hospital
Roopma Wadhwa, M.D., South Carolina Department of Mental Health

 

Membership CommitteeWorks to retain and increase ASCP membership

Lawrence Cohen, B.A.,BCPP,Pharm.D., UNT Health Science Center/ UNT System College of Pharmacy, Chair
Michael Detke, M.D.,Ph.D., Cortexyme, Co-Chair
Rajiv Radhakrishnan, M.D., Yale School of Medicine
William Lawson, M.D.,Ph.D., University of Texas Austin Dell Medical School
Jair Soares, M.D.,Ph.D., University of Texas School of Medicine at Houston
Andrew Fukuda, M.D.,Ph.D., Brown University / Butler Hospital
Ahmad Hameed, M.D., Penn State College of Medicine
Rakesh Kumar, M.D., Guru Gobind Singh Medical College

 

Education & Curriculum Committee: Assists in creating the education content for the ASCP Model Curriculum as it relates to medical student training and psychiatric primary care. Responsible for creating the education content for the ASCP Model Curriculum for psychiatric residency training

Ira Glick, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Model Curriculum Subcommittee, Chair
Matthew Macaluso, D.O., The University of Alabama At Birmingham, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Lawrence Adler, M.D., Clinical Insights Inc., Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Richard Balon, M.D., Wayne State University Model, Curriculum Subcommittee
Theadia L Carey, M.D., Detroit Wayne Health Authority (Authority Health), Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Lawrence Cohen, B.A.,BCPP, Pharm.D., UNT Health Science Center/ UNT System College of Pharmacy, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Wei Du, M.D., Drexel University Medical College Tower Health, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Kamron Fariba, D.O., Palm Beach Consortium, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Justin Faden, D.O., Temple University, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Robert Howland, M.D., UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Jeff Mufson, M.D., Lancaster Behavioral Health Hospital, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Andrew Olagunju, M.D., The University of Adelaide, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Obiora Onwuameze, M.D., Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Thomas Raedler, M.D., University of Calgary, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Mujeeb Shad, M.D., Other Oregon Health & Science University, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Richard Shelton, M.D., University of Alabama At Birmingham, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Roopma Wadhwa, M.D., South Carolina Department of Mental Health, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Ira Glick, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Daniel Orr, M.D., AAFP, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Lawrence Adler M.D. Clinical Insights Inc. Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Saeed Ahmed, M.D., Rutland Regional Medical Center, VT, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Richard Balon, M.D., Wayne State University, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Lawrence Cohen, B.A.,BCPP,Pharm.D., UNT Health Science Center/ UNT System College of Pharmacy, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Gemma Espejo, M.D., Bellevue Hospital; NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Justin Faden, D.O., Temple University, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Andrew Fukuda, M.D.,Ph.D., Brown University / Butler Hospital, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Edgar Hernandez, M.D., Kaiser Permanente, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Robert Howland, M.D., UPMC Western Psychiatric Hospital, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Marvin Leifer, M.D., Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Association, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Matthew Macaluso, D.O., The University of Alabama At Birmingham, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Matej Markota, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Mark Mattioli, M.D. DoD, Womack Army Medical Center, Ft. Bragg, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Andrew Olagunju, M.D., The University of Adelaide, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Thomas Raedler, M.D., University of Calgary, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Tiffany Schwasinger-Schmidt, M.D.,Ph.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Mujeeb Shad, M.D., Other Oregon Health & Science University, Model Curriculum Subcommittee

Chuanzhong Ye, M.D., TPMG, Model Curriculum Subcommittee
Zachary Zuschlag, D.O., James A. Haley Veterans Hospital, Model Curriculum Subcommittee

Matthew Macaluso, D.O., The University of Alabama At Birmingham, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee, Chair
Theadia L Carey, M.D., Detroit Wayne Health Authority (Authority Health), Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee
Lawrence Cohen, B.A.,BCPP,Pharm.D., UNT Health Science Center/ UNT System College of Pharmacy, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee
Justin Faden, D.O., Temple University, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee
Ira Glick, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee
Matej Markota, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee
Tiffany Schwasinger-Schmidt, M.D.,Ph.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee
Kamron Fariba, D.O., Palm Beach Consortium, Best Practice for Teaching Subcommittee

Mujeeb Shad, M.D., Other Oregon Health & Science University, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee-Chair
Justin Faden, D.O., Temple University, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee
Ira Glick, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee
Tiffany Schwasinger-Schmidt, M.D.,Ph.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee
Kamron Fariba, D.O., Palm Beach Consortium, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee
Gemma Espejo, M.D., Bellevue Hospital; NYU Grossman School of Medicine, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee
Joseph Cusimano, Pharm.D., Shenandoah University, Innovation in Teaching Sub Committee

 

For more information on one of the ASCP Committees, contact the ASCP Executive Office at info@ascpp.org