Department Administration Contacts

The business office for the School of Medicine's Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Science is a diverse team that has many years of experience with the university. Our fund managers, Faculty and division support staff are responsible for a wide range of responsibilities.

Lydia Ikeda

Assistant Dean, Clinical Affairs

Administrative Vice-Chair
Department Business Officer
Contact for questions regarding:
  • Oversee administrative processes for research, clinical, and teaching missions.
  • Ensure compliance with federal, state, and local agencies
  • Oversee interface with other departments, community and other entities.
Susie Guidi

Director, Clinical Data & Mgmt

Director, Patient Client Services

Contact for questions regarding:
  • Clinical Practice Management and operational analysis/reporting
  • Financial Management
  • Departmental Marketing and Communications
  • Co-Chair - Patient and Family Advisory Council
Michael Morales

Assistant Dept Business Officer

Contact for questions regarding:
  • Contract & Grant Administration
  • Preparation of proposals and submissions
  • Fund Management
Nastaran Afari

Fund Manager

Contact for questions regarding:
  • Contract & Grant Administration
  • Preparation of proposals and submissions
  • Fund Management
profile picture not available Vivian Dang

Lab Manager/Admin Support

Contact for questions regarding:
  • Research Lab Management
  • Faculty Support for: H Cook-Andersen, L Laurent, M Parast, M Wilkinson
Sue Custodio

Physician Support

Contact for questions regarding:
  • PAFAC Support
  • JMC In-house/Weekend Rounding Call Schedule
  • Meet the Maternity Team
  • Faculty Support for: J Ballas; L Lamale-Smith; D Woelkers,
Jessica Dixon

Financial Assistant

Contact Information
Contact for questions regarding:
  • Faculty Payroll/Timekeeping
  • Purchasing
  • Service Agreements
  • Express Cards
  • FINMAN
profile picture not availableBeth Lipski

 

Contact Information
​Interim contact for questions regarding:
  • Malpractice Liability Letters
  • Medical Staff Support
  • Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery (Urogynecology). 
  • Faculty Support: Alperin, L. Brubaker, E. Lukacz, T. Catanzarite, G. Frugoni, J. Cormano, S. Hebert, M. Hoang, A. Sutton, S. Washington and S. Williams
Justin Maisonet

Residency Program Coordinator

Contact Information
Contact for questions regarding:
  • ObGyn Residency Program
  • Conference Planning & Scheduling
  • RP3 elective coordination
  • CME verification for faculty
Fernando Martinez

Executive Support

Contact Information
Contact for questions regarding:
  • Faculty Recruitment
  • Faculty Support for: L Ikeda, C Nager
profile picture not availableDanahe Medina

Physician Support

​Contact for questions regarding:
  • Conference Tracker
  • Clinic Schedules
  • Faculty Support for: J Alvarado; P Deak; E Gross; J Kingston, Y LaCoursiere, G Mackay, K Macaulay, C McNally, C Miller, J. Resnik, M Ries, S Varon, A Weber, S Averbach, S Mody
profile picture not available Ruth Montouri

Lab Manager/Admin Support

Contact for questions regarding:
  • Research Lab Management
  • Faculty Support for: K Breen Church, A Kauffman, M Lawson, P Mellon, D Natale, V Thackray
profile picture not availableHitomi O'Briant

Physician Support

Contact Information

  • Phone: 858-249-1207
  • Fax: 858-657-7212
​Contact for questions regarding:
  • Fellowship Programs
  • Fellow Recruitment
  • PNA Schedules
  • Faculty Support for: T Kelly; A Hull; M Tarsa; G Ramos; R Wolf; R Adami; K Zhang-Rutledge; D Melber
Cynthia Peña

Program Representative

Contact Information
Contact for questions regarding:
  • Maternal Newborn Nursing Care Course
  • Asset Management
  • Department Security Admin
  • Web Contact
profile picture not available Angela Ribant

 

Contact Information
  • Phone:
  • Fax:
  • Email:
Contact for questions regarding:
  • Fellowship Program
  • Fellow Recruitment
  • Faculty Recruitment
  • Faculty Support for: M Alperin, L Brubaker, T Catanzarite, Emily Lukacz
profile picture not availableElizabeth Santos

 Admin Officer

​Contact for questions regarding:
  • Human Resources
  • MSP Contracts
  • Non-Salaried Appointments
  • PAFAC Support
  • Malpractice Liability Letters
  • Medical Staff Support
  • Academic Personnel Liaison
  • Academic Affairs
  • Post Docs and Visas
  • Administrative Support Supervisor
profile picture not availableEunice Tingzon

Lab Manager/Admin Support

Contact for questions regarding:
  • Fellowship Program (Reproductive Endocrinology Fellowship and interim for Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery)
  • Fellow Recruitment
  • Faculty Support for: S Agarwal, J Chang, A Duleba, S Shimasaki, I Su