Committees

2019-20 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 H. Rapaport, M.D., Emory University, Chair

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

Christopher U. Correll, M.D., The Zucker Hillside Hospital

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

Michael Davis, M.D., Ph.D., Food & Drug Administration

Tiffany Farchione, M.D., Food & Drug Administration

Bruce Kinon, M.D., Lundbeck

Ivan Montoya, M.D., M.P.H., NIDA

Lynn Morin, M.A., NIAAA

Katharine Phillips, M.D., Rhode Island Hospital/Brown University

Nina R. Schooler, Ph.D., State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center

Holly Swartz, M.D., University of Pittsburgh

 

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

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., Icahn School of Medicine

Isabelle Bauer, Ph.D., University of Texas at Houston

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

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

Tim Mariano, M.D., Brigham and Women’s Faulkner Hospital

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, University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine

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

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

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., Carolinas HealthCare System

Antonio Teixeira, M.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

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

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

Ross Baker, Ph.D., Otsuka Pharmaceuticals

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

Lee Cohen, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

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

Bryan Dirks, M.D., Acadia Pharmaceuticals

Elliot Ehrich, M.D., Alkermes Pharmaceuticals

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., Italian Medicines Agency

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

Ivan Montoya, M.D., M.P.H., NIDA

Francisco Moreno, M.D., University of Arizona

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

Stephanie O’Malley, Ph.D., Yale University School of Medicine

Luca Pani, M.D., AIFA The Italian Medicines Agency

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

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

Holly Swartz, M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

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

Michael Thase, M.D., University of Pennsylvania, Chair

Karen Wagner, M.D., Ph.D., University of Texas, Galveston, Co-Chair

Leslie Citrome, M.D., M.P.H., New York Medical College

Lee Cohen, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital Center for Women’s Health

Sanjay Dube, M.D., Avanir Pharmaceuticals

Maurizio Fava, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

Marlene Freeman, M.D., Massachusetts General Hospital

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

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

Mark Zimmerman, M.D., Brown University

 

Communications and Liaison Committee: Responsible for managing partnerships with academia, industry and government as well as addressing advocacy and news media topics

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

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

Ken Duckworth, M.D., National Alliance on Mental Illness, Advisor

Sagar Parikh, M.D., FRCPC, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Timothy Peters-Strickland, M.D., Otsuka Pharmaceutical

 

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

Ross Baker, Ph.D., Otsuka Pharmaceuticals, Chair

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

Derek Blevins, M.D., University of Virginia
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
Michelle Horner, D.O., US Food and Drug Administration
Manish Jha, M.D., UT Southwestern
Tomas Melicher, M.D., The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
Olaoluwa Okusaga, M.D., University of Texas Health Science at Houston
Sudhakar Selvaraj, D.Phil., M.D., The University of Texas Health Science Center At Houston
Samuel Wilkinson, M.D., Yale School of Medicine
Hanjing Emily Wu, M.D., University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

 

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

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

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

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

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

 

Medical Student & Primary Care Curriculum CommitteeAssists in creating the education content for the ASCP Model Curriculum as it relates to medical student training and psychiatric primary care

Ira Glick, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Ex-Officio

Daniel Orr, M.D., Eagle Family Medicine Center, Co-Chair

Lawrence Adler, M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine

Saeed Ahmed, M.D., Nassau University Medical Center

Richard Balon, M.D., Lafayette Clinic

Scott Berman, M.D., Holcomb Behavioral Health Systems

Margaret M. Clancy, M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine

Lawrence Cohen, Pharm. D., University of North Texas College of Pharmacy

Justin Faden D.O, Temple University

Edgar Hernandez, M.D., Kaiser Permanente

Robert Howland, M.D., Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

Marvin Leifer, M.D., American Psychiatric Association

Matthew Macaluso, M.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine

Matej Markota, M.D., Mayo Clinic

Thomas Raedler, M.D., University of Calgary

Tiffany Schwasinger-Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine

Mujeeb Shad, M.D., Oregon Health and Science University

 

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

Joseph Goldberg, M.D., Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Co-Chair

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

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

Eric Achtyes, M.D., Michigan State University College of Human Medicine

Anahita Bassir Nia, M.D., Icahn School of Medicine

Theadia L Carey, M.D., Detroit Wayne Health Authority (Authority Health)

Miles Lynn Crimson, M.D., The University of Texas at Austin

Abimbola Farinde, Ph.D., Pharm.D., Columbia Southern University

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

Robert Howland, M.D., Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic

Jean-Pierre Lindenmayer, M.D, New York University

Jelena Kunovac, M.D., Altea Research Institute

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

Mark Zimmerman, M.D., Brown University

 

Membership CommitteeWorks to retain and increase ASCP membership

Richard Balon, M.D., Wayne State University, Chair

Lawrence Cohen, B.A.,BCPP,Pharm.D., UNT Health Science Center/ UNT System College of Pharmacy, Co-Chair

Michael Detke, M.D., Ph.D., Indiana University School of Medicine

Abimbola Farinde, Ph.D., Columbia Southern University

Deanna Kelly, Pharm.D., University of Maryland Baltimore

William Martin, Ph.D., Alkermes, Inc.

Mary Moller, NP, Pacific Lutheran University

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

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

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

 

Residency Curriculum CommitteeResponsible for creating the education content for the ASCP Model Curriculum for psychiatric residency training

Ira Glick, M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, Ex-Officio

Matthew Macaluso, M.D., University of Kansas School of Medicine, Co-Chair

Lawrence Adler, University of Maryland School of Medicine

Richard Balon, M.D., Lafayette Clinic

Theadia Carey, M.D., Detroit Wayne Health Authority (Authority Health)

Lawrence Cohen, B.A.,BCPP,Pharm.D., UNT Health Science Center/ UNT System College of Pharmacy

Wei Du, M.D., Drexel University

Alaa Elnajjar, M.B.B.Ch., Westchester Medical Center, New York Medical College

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

Yash Josi, M.D., University of California, San Diego

Pankaj Manocha, M.D., Bronx Lebanon hospital System, Mount Sinai Health System

Andrew Olagunju, M.D., Ph.D., The University of Adelaide

Obiora Onwuameze, M.D., Southern Illinois University School of Medicine

Thomas Raedler, M.D., University of Calgary

Jose Rubio-Lorente, M.D., Zucker Hillside Hospital

Mujeeb Shad, M.D., Oregon Health and Science University

Richard Shelton, M.D., University of Alabama At Birmingham

 

 

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