VP&S Advisory Committee for Women Faculty

The Dean’s Advisory Committee for Women Faculty was formed to assess the current environment for women faculty, to identify gaps and opportunities, and to make recommendations to further support faculty success and satisfaction. Membership of this committee includes the following people:

 

Marwah Abdalla, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Medicine


Linda Aponte-Patel, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Pediatrics


Rita Charon, MD, PhD,
Professor of Medical Humanities & Ethics and of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center and
Chair
Department of Medical Humanities & Ethics


Mary E. D'Alton, MD
Willard C. Rappleye Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology and
Chair
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology


Donna L. Farber, PhD
George H. Humphreys, II Professor of Surgical Sciences (in Surgery)
Department of Surgery and
Professor of Microbiology & Immunology
Department of Microbiology & Immunology


Stavroula Kousteni, PhD
Professor of Physiology & Cellular Biophysics
Department of Physiology & Cellular Biophysics


Laura Landweber, PhD
Professor of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics and
Biological Sciences (in Systems Biology)
Departments of Biochemistry & Molecular Biophysics and
Biological Sciences


Laura Lennihan, MD
Professor of Neurology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Neurology


Danielle B. Ludwin, MD
Associate Professor of Anesthesiology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Anesthesiology


Jennifer J. Manly, PhD
Professor of Neuropsychology (in Neurology, the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center and the Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer's Disease & the Aging Brain)
Department of Neurology


Carol A. Mason, PhD
Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology,
Neuroscience and
Ophthalmic Science (in Ophthalmology)
Departments of Pathology & Cell Biology,
Neuroscience and
Ophthalmology and
Chair of Interschool Planning
Mortimer B. Zuckerman Mind Brain Behavior Institute


Angela M. Mills, MD
 J.E. Beaumont Professor of Emergency Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center and
Chair
Department of Emergency Medicine


Roshni Rao, MD
Vivian L. Milstein Associate Professor of Surgery at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Surgery


Rini B. Ratan, MD
Associate Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology


Christine H. Rohde, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Surgery at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Surgery


Carrie B. Ruzal-Shapiro, MD
Professor of Radiology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Radiology


Mimi Shirasu-Hiza, PhD
Associate Professor of Genetics & Development
Department of Genetics & Development


Shonni J. Silverberg, MD
Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Medicine


Helen Blair Simpson, MD, PhD
Irving Philips Professor of Child Psychiatry at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Psychiatry


Magdalena E. Sobieszczyk, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Medicine


Melissa S. Stockwell, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Population & Family Health
Departments of Pediatrics and
Population & Family Health


Lorraine S. Symington, PhD
Harold S. Ginsberg Professor of Molecular Pathogenesis
Department of Microbiology & Immunology and
Professor of Genetics and Development
Department of Genetics and Development


Patricia Tiscornia-Wasserman, MD
Professor of Pathology & Cell Biology at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Pathology & Cell Biology


Wakenda K. Tyler, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery


Lori Zeltser, PhD
Associate Professor of Pathology and Cell Biology
Department of Pathology & Cell Biology


Ex-officio:


Lee Goldman, MD
Executive Vice President and
Dean of the Faculties of Health Sciences and Medicine and
Chief Executive
Columbia University Medical Center


Clara L. Lapiner, MPH
Executive Director of Faculty Professional Development, Diversity & Inclusion
Office of the Snr. Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Career Development
Columbia University Irving Medical Center


Anne L. Taylor, MD
John Lindenbaum Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center
Department of Medicine,
Vice Dean of Academic Affairs
College of Physicians and Surgeons and
Senior Vice President for Faculty Affairs and Career Development at the Columbia University Medical Center